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District 42 —U.S. House of RepresentativesJune 7, 2016 —California Primary Election

United States
June 7, 2016 —California Primary Election

U.S. House of RepresentativesDistrict 42

Election Results

  • 120,883 ballots counted.

About this office

Representatives are elected to two-year terms to represent the people of a specific congressional district in the federal government. They introduce and vote on new laws, hold hearings, and are responsible for approving federal taxes.
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Who’s Running?

For this office, only the two candidates who get the most votes in the primary election advance to the general election. The two candidates may be from the same political party.
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Ken Calvert

Republican
U.S. Representative
66,418 votes (54.9%)Winning
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Total money raised: $1,445,949

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

1
General Dynamics and employees
$21,500
2
Van Scoyoc Associates and employees
$13,389
3
Lockheed Martin and employees
$12,500
4
Employees of Stronghold Engineering
$10,750
5
American Council of Engineering Companies
$10,000
5
AT&T
$10,000
5
BASF
$10,000
5
Boeing
$10,000
5
Deloitte
$10,000
5
DigitalGlobe
$10,000
5
Edison International
$10,000
5
General Atomics
$10,000
5
Honeywell International
$10,000
5
International Bottled Water Association
$10,000
5
Leidos
$10,000
5
Majority Committee PAC (MCPAC)
$10,000
5
National Association of Home Builders
$10,000
5
National Association of Realtors
$10,000
5
National Automobile Dealers Association
$10,000
5
National Cattlemen's Beef Association
$10,000
5
National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
$10,000
5
Northrop Grumman
$10,000
5
Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E)
$10,000
5
Parsons
$10,000
5
Raytheon
$10,000

By State:

California 43.09%
District of Columbia 20.01%
Virginia 13.04%
Texas 2.96%
Other 20.90%
43.09%20.01%13.04%20.90%

By Size:

Large contributions (99.67%)
Small contributions (0.33%)
99.67%

By Type:

From organizations (58.99%)
From individuals (41.01%)
58.99%41.01%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.
Email jason@calvertforcongress.com
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Tim Sheridan

Democratic
Negotiator/Litigator/Instructor
45,389 votes (37.5%)Winning
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Total money raised: $161,829

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

1
Employees of Timothy J Sheridan
$25,656
2
International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers
$10,000
2
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
$10,000
2
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
$10,000
2
IUOE State Unit 12
$10,000
2
United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW)
$10,000

By State:

California 56.48%
District of Columbia 41.79%
New Jersey 0.48%
Massachusetts 0.40%
New York 0.40%
Other 0.46%
56.48%41.79%

By Size:

Large contributions (82.43%)
Small contributions (17.57%)
82.43%17.57%

By Type:

From organizations (52.33%)
From individuals (47.67%)
52.33%47.67%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.
Email sheridanforcongress@gmail.com
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Kerri Condley

Business Consultant
9,076 votes (7.5%)
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  • The 42nd district has the ability to fundamentally change the way Washington politics operates by electing it's first Independent to the U.S. House of Representatives. I come from a military family and my husband of twenty four years served in the Vi
  • One of the most important issues in the 42nd district is jobs. Too many of our citizens have to travel long distances to go to work. I have an economic plan to help get thousands of California workers back on the job.. I will work to eliminate unnece
  • I will fight for the most successful and reliable federal program in modern American history, Social Security. I plan to bring attention to Alzheimer's Disease and work tirelessly to reform the mental healthcare system.
Profession:Business Consultant
Total money raised: $96,445

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

1
Women in Leadership PAC
$3,000
2
Employees of Southwest Sign Co.
$2,545
3
Employees of A Wilsey Properties
$1,000
4
Employees of Co-op Financial Services
$500
5
Employees of Jorge & Carlota Carvajal Mds
$450

By State:

California 99.35%
Minnesota 0.54%
District of Columbia 0.11%
99.35%

By Size:

Large contributions (96.45%)
Small contributions (3.55%)
96.45%

By Type:

From organizations (3.33%)
From individuals (96.67%)
96.67%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.
Email kerri@kerricondleyforcongress.com

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