2012 California House Race for District 5 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the California house race in district 5. 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 5 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
California house election - class or district 5
PercVotesPartyCandidate
74.1%150722DMike Thompson
25.9%52817RRandy Loftin
Election Information for California
Primary DateJune 05, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentDoris Matsui
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 California House Race for District 5

Primary Election (All Parties)
 house Primary Election in California - class or district 5
PercVotesPartyCandidateViews
72%95748DMike Thompson33
17%22137RRandy Loftin0
11%14734RStewart Cilley0

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 5 in California

House District 5 in California

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 5 in California in 2012
Past Election Results - California District 5
Doris Matsui
72%
2010
25%
Paul Smith
Doris Matsui
74%
2008
21%
Paul Smith
Doris Matsui
71%
2006
24%
Claire Yan
Robert T. Matsui
71%
2004
23%
Mike Dugas
Robert T. Matsui
70%
2002
26%
Richard Frankhuizen
Robert T. Matsui
69%
2000
26%
Kenneth J. Payne
Robert T. Matsui
72%
1998
26%
Robert S. Dinsmore
Robert T. Matsui
70%
1996
26%
Robert S. Dinsmore
Robert T. Matsui
68%
1994
29%
Robert S. Dinsmore
Robert T. Matsui
69%
1992
25%
Robert S. Dinsmore