California's 59th State Assembly district

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California's 59th State Assembly district
Map of the district
Current assemblymember
  Reggie Jones-Sawyer
DLos Angeles
Population (2010)
 • Voting age
 • Citizen voting age
465,168
319,044
168,548
Demographics
Registered voters193,106
Registration66.83% Democratic
5.04% Republican
24.16% No party preference

California's 59th State Assembly district is one of 80 California State Assembly districts. It is currently represented by Democrat Reggie Jones-Sawyer of Los Angeles.

District profile[edit]

The district encompasses most of South Los Angeles, centered along Interstate 110; the district is primarily urban and heavily Latino.

Election results from statewide races[edit]

Year Office Results
2018 Governor Newsom 88.6 – 11.4%
Senator Feinstein 58.9 – 41.1%
2016 President Clinton 90.1 – 5.1%
Senator Harris 54.2 – 45.8%
2014 Governor Brown 90.9 – 9.1%
2012 President Obama 93.2 – 9.2%
Senator Feinstein 91.8 – 8.2%

Election results[edit]

2018[edit]

California State Assembly election, 2018
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Reggie Jones-Sawyer (incumbent) 19,188 76.8
Democratic Leslie Hagan-Morgan 5,797 23.2
Total votes 24,985 100.0
General election
Democratic Reggie Jones-Sawyer (incumbent) 47,765 66.9
Democratic Leslie Hagan-Morgan 23,653 33.1
Total votes 71,418 100.0
Democratic hold

2016[edit]

California State Assembly election, 2016
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Reggie Jones-Sawyer (incumbent) 35,820 100.0
Total votes 35,820 100.0
General election
Democratic Reggie Jones-Sawyer (incumbent) 77,324 100.0
Total votes 77,324 100.0
Democratic hold

2014[edit]

California State Assembly election, 2014
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Reggie Jones-Sawyer (incumbent) 12,404 100.0
Total votes 12,404 100.0
General election
Democratic Reggie Jones-Sawyer (incumbent) 28,493 100.0
Total votes 28,493 100.0
Democratic hold

2012[edit]

California State Assembly election, 2012
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Reggie Jones-Sawyer 7,029 43.6
Democratic Rodney D. Robinson 3,038 18.8
Democratic Greg Akili 2,772 17.2
Democratic Gertrude "Trudy" Holmes-Magee 2,487 15.4
Democratic Armenak H. Nouridjanian 810 5.0
Total votes 16,136 100.0
General election
Democratic Reggie Jones-Sawyer 40,519 52.3
Democratic Rodney D. Robinson 36,949 47.7
Total votes 77,468 100.0
Democratic win (new seat)

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