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This profile of California's 16th Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent: Zoe Lofgren Incumbent running? Yes, for a different seat Primary challenge? N/a
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Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Zoe Lofgren Democratic Running for another House seat ActBlue Source August 20, 2011 Running in CA-19 Daniel Sahagun Republican Out of race CA SOS Source July 3, 2011 2010 Candidate
Did Not File
Jose Hernandez Democratic Out of race CA SOS Source April 27, 2012 Running in CA-10 Dennis Cardoza Democratic Out of race Media Story Source October 23, 2011 Jim Costa Democratic Confirmed candidate Roll Call Source August 20, 2011 Current CA-20 Congressman Anthony Cannella Republican Out of race CA SOS Source April 27, 2012 Did Not File Loraine Goodwin Democratic Out - lost primary CA SOS Source July 1, 2012 2010 CA-19 Candidate, 2011 CA-36 Special Election Primary Candidate Case Lawrence Republican Out of race Media Story Source October 6, 2011 Johnny Tacherra Republican Out - lost primary CA SOS Source July 1, 2012 Brian Whelan Republican Confirmed candidate FEC Source December 8, 2011 Mark Garcia Republican Out - lost primary CA SOS Source July 1, 2012 Jim Patterson Republican Out of race Media Story Source April 27, 2012 Former Fresno Mayor
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Jim Costa, Brian Whelan TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Zoe Lofgren Democratic Confirmed candidate FEC Source March 21, 2009 Charel Winston Republican Out CA SOS Source November 1, 2010 2008 Candidate Daniel Sahagun Republican Confirmed candidate CA SOS Source November 1, 2010
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner Zoe Lofgren, Daniel Sahagun Zoe Lofgren
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Zoe Lofgren
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Zoe Lofgren Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 21, 2009 Charel Winston Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 21, 2009 Steven Wells Libertarian Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 21, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Charel Winston, Zoe Lofgren Zoe Lofgren
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 33% George W. Bush 64% Al Gore 2004 36% George W. Bush 63% John Kerry 2008 % John McCain % Barack Obama
Articles and resources
- Index for all the California congressional districts and candidates.
- The full House 2012 elections report.
- The RaceTracker homepage.
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