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This profile of California's 23rd Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent: Lois Capps Incumbent running? Yes, for a different seat Primary challenge? N/a
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Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Lois Capps Democratic Running for another House seat Media Story Source August 20, 2011 Running in CA-24 Tom Watson Republican Out of race Campaign Website Source July 3, 2011 2010 Candidate
Running in CA-24
Abel Maldonado Republican Out of race Media Story Source July 3, 2011 Fmr Lt Governor
Running in CA-24
Kevin McCarthy Republican Confirmed candidate Media Story Source August 20, 2011 Current CA-22 Congressman Eric Parker Republican Out - lost primary CA SOS Source July 1, 2012 Terry Phillips Independent Confirmed candidate CA SOS Source July 1, 2012
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Kevin McCarthy, Terry Phillips TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Lois Capps Democratic Confirmed candidate FEC Source November 29, 2009 Matt Kokkonen Republican Out FEC Source March 29, 2009 2008 Candidate David Stockdale Republican Out CA SOS Source November 1, 2010 Lost Primary John Hager Independent Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source August 25, 2010 Carole Lee Miller Republican Out CA SOS Source November 1, 2010 Lost Primary Clark Vandeventer Republican Out CA SOS Source November 1, 2010 Lost Primary John Davidson Republican Out CA SOS Source November 1, 2010 Lost Primary Tom Watson Republican Confirmed candidate CA SOS Source November 1, 2010
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner Lois Capps, Tom Watson Lois Capps
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Lois Capps
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Lois Capps Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 21, 2009 Matt Kokkonen Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 21, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Lois Capps, Matt Kokkonen Lois Capps
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 % George W. Bush % Al Gore 2004 % George W. Bush % 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.
Elections.DailyKos posts tagged "CA-23" (link)Campaign contribution methodology: Information is updated daily from the Center for Responsive Politics (OpenSecrets.org), which downloads their data from the Federal Election Commission on the first weekday of each work week. Candidates must have filed a report with the FEC to show up in the widget and inactive candidates are screened out by CRP.