2012 California House Race for District 47 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the California house race in district 47. This includes candidates, dates, and political views. The tables below show the candidates for the general election with an option to compare those candidates after the primary. This is followed by the primary candidates and the number of political views we have for each representative. Selecting one of these representatives takes you to the profile for this candidate and a full list of their political positions, speeches, and controversies.

2012 California House Race for District 47 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
California house election - class or district 47
PercVotesPartyCandidate
55.3%93634DAlan Lowenthal
44.7%75570RGary DeLong
Election Information for California
Primary DateJune 05, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentLoretta Sanchez
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 California House Race for District 47

Primary Election (All Parties)
 house Primary Election in California - class or district 47
PercVotesPartyCandidateViews
34%27356DAlan Lowenthal4
29%23831RGary DeLong7
11%8769RSteven Kuykendall0
10%7951DPeter Mathews0
7%5848RSteve Foley0
3%2563RSanford Kahn0
3%2350DUsha Shah0
3%2273DJay Shah6

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
May 21, 2012Last day to register to vote in the June 5, 2012 primary election.
June 05, 2012Primary election date for the President, House, and Senate.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

House District 47 in California

House District 47 in California

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 47 in California in 2012
Past Election Results - California District 47
Loretta Sanchez
53%
2010
39%
Van Tran
Loretta Sanchez
69%
2008
25%
Rosemarie Avila
Loretta Sanchez
62%
2006
38%
Tan Nguyen
Loretta Sanchez
60%
2004
40%
Alexandria A. “Alex”
Loretta Sanchez
61%
2002
35%
Jeff Chavez
John L. Graham
30%
2000
66%
Christopher Cox
Christina Avalos
30%
1998
68%
Christopher Cox
Tina Louise Laine
29%
1996
66%
Christopher Cox
Gary Kingsbury
25%
1994
72%
Christopher Cox
John F. Anwiler
30%
1992
65%
Christopher Cox