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California's 5th congressional district
United States House of Representatives, California District 5.png
Current Representative Doris Matsui (D)
Area 157 mi² (387 km²)
Distribution 99.7% urban, 0.3% rural
Population (2000) 639,088
Median income $36,719
Ethnicity 50.8% White, 14.5% Black, 15.2% Asian, 20.8% Hispanic, 1.3% Native American, 10.3% other
Cook PVI D+15

California's 5th congressional district currently covers the city of Sacramento, its suburbs and the surrounding area. It is currently represented by Democrat Doris Matsui.

John Kerry won the district in 2004 with 61.1% of the vote. The district swung more into the Democratic column in 2008 when Barack Obama swept the district with 69.62% of the vote while John McCain received 28.40%.

Recent electoral history

Office & Year Results
U.S. Senator 1992 Boxer 55.2 - 35.3%
U.S. Senator 1992 Feinstein 59.8 - 32.6%
U.S. President 1992 Clinton 50.9 - 31.1%
U.S. President 2000[1] Gore 57.1 - 37.0%
U.S. Senator 2000|[2] Feinstein 61.6 - 31.1%
Governor 2002[3] Davis 50.4 - 35.3%
Recall 2003[4][5] No 50.4 - 49.6%
Schwarzenegger 43.1 - 35.4%
President 2004[6] Kerry 61.1 - 37.9%
U.S. Senator 2004[7] Boxer 68.3 - 27.5%
U.S. Senator 2006[8] Feinstein 66.7 - 27.1%
Governor 2006[9] Schwarzenegger 49.6 - 43.8%
U.S. President 2008[10] Obama 69.6 - 28.4%

List of Representatives

Representative Party Dates Notes Counties
Charles N. Felton Republican 1885-03-04 –
1889-03-03
Newly created district
Retired
San Francisco,
San Mateo,
Santa Clara,
Santa Cruz
Thomas J. Clunie Democratic 1889-03-04 –
1891-03-03
Retired
Eugene F. Loud Republican 1891-03-04 –
1893-03-03
Lost re-election to Wynn
1893-03-04 –
1903-03-03
San Francisco,
San Mateo,
Santa Clara
William J. Wynn Democratic-Union Labor 1903-03-04 –
1905-03-03
Lost re-election to Hayes
Everis A. Hayes Republican 1905-03-04 –
1913-03-03
Redistricted to 8th district
John I. Nolan Republican 1913-03-04 –
1922-11-18
Died San Francisco
Vacant 1922-11-19 –
1923-01-22
Mae Nolan Republican 1923-01-23 –
1925-03-03
Retired
Lawrence J. Flaherty Republican 1925-03-04 –
1926-06-13
Died
Vacant 1926-06-14 –
1925-08-31
Richard J. Welch Republican 1926-08-31 –
1949-09-10
Died
Vacant 1949-09-10 –
1949-11-08
John Shelley Democratic 1949-11-08 –
1964-01-07
Resigned to become Mayor of San Francisco
Vacant 1964-01-07 –
1964-02-18
Phillip Burton Democratic 1964-02-18 –
1967-01-03
Redistricted to 6th district
Democratic 1967-01-03 –
1975-01-03
Eastern San Francisco
John L. Burton Democratic 1975-01-03 –
1983-01-03
Redistricted from 5th district
Retired
Marin,
northwestern San Francisco
Phillip Burton Democratic 1983-01-03 –
1983-04-10
Redistricted from 5th district
Died
Western San Francisco
Vacant 1983-04-11 –
1983-06-20
Sala Burton Democratic 1983-06-21 –
1987-02-01
Died
Nancy Pelosi Democratic 1987-06-02 –
1993-01-03
Redistricted to 8th district
Bob Matsui Democratic 1993-01-03 –
2005-01-01
Redistricted from 3rd district
Died
Sacramento
(Sacramento city)
Vacant 2005-01-02 –
2005-03-07
Doris Matsui Democratic 2005-03-08 –
present
Incumbent

Election Results

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1884

United States House of Representatives elections, 1884
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Charles N. Felton 17,014 51.7%
Democratic Frank J. Sullivan 15,676 47.6%
Prohibition William Crowhurst 232 0.7%
Totals 32,922 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican gain from Democratic

1886

United States House of Representatives elections, 1886
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Charles N. Felton (inc.) 16,328 48.8%
Democratic Frank J. Sullivan 16,209 48.4%
Independent Albert E. Redstone 470 1.4%
Prohibition C. Henderson 460 1.4%
Totals 33,467 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1888

United States House of Representatives elections, 1888
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Thomas J. Clunie 20,276 49.3%
Republican Timothy Guy Phelps 20,225 49.2%
Independent Henry French 613 1.5%
Totals 41,114 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic gain from Republican

1890

United States House of Representatives elections, 1890
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Eugene F. Loud 22,871 52.8%
Democratic Thomas J. Clunie (incumbent) 19,899 45.9%
Socialist E. F. Howe 574 1.3%
Totals 43,344 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican gain from Democratic

1892

United States House of Representatives elections, 1892
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Eugene F. Loud (incumbent) 14,660 46.4%
Democratic J. W. Ryland 13,694 43.3%
Populist Jonas J. Morrison 2,484 7.9%
Prohibition William Kelly 771 2.4%
Totals 31,609 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1894

United States House of Representatives elections, 1894
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Eugene F. Loud (incumbent) 13,379 36.8%
Democratic Joseph P. Kelly 8,384 23.0%
Populist James T. Rogers 7,820 21.5%
Prohibition James Denman 6,811 18.7%
Totals 36,394 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1896

United States House of Representatives elections, 1896
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Eugene F. Loud (incumbent) 19,351 48.6%
Democratic Joseph P. Kelly 10,494 26.3%
Populist A. B. Kinne 8,825 22.2%
Socialist Labor Henry Daniels 757 1.9%
Prohibition T. H. Lawson 404 1.0%
Totals 39,831 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1898

United States House of Representatives elections, 1898
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Eugene F. Loud (incumbent) 20,254 51.8%
Democratic William Craig 17,352 44.3%
Socialist Labor E. T. Kingsley 1,532 3.9%
Totals 39,138 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1900

United States House of Representatives elections, 1900
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Eugene F. Loud (incumbent) 23,443 55.7%
Democratic J. H. Henry 17,365 41.3%
Socialist C. H. King 942 2.2%
Prohibition Fred E. Caton 322 0.8%
Totals 42,072 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1902

United States House of Representatives elections, 1902
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic William J. Wynn 22,712 56.5%
Republican Eugene F. Loud (incumbent) 16,577 41.2%
Socialist Joseph Lawrence 620 1.5%
Prohibition Fred E. Caton 301 0.8%
Totals 40,210 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic gain from Republican

1904

United States House of Representatives elections, 1904
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Everis A. Hayes 23,701 52.3%
Democratic William J. Wynn (incumbent) 18,025 39.7%
Union Labor F. R. Whitney 2,263 5.0%
Socialist Charles J. Williams 916 2.0%
Prohibition George B. Pratt 445 1.0%
Totals 45,350 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican gain from Democratic

1906

United States House of Representatives elections, 1906
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Everis A. Hayes (incumbent) 22,530 53.4%
Democratic Hiram G. Davis 17,295 41.0%
Socialist Joseph Lawrence 2,343 5.6%
Totals 42,168 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1908

United States House of Representatives elections, 1908
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Everis A. Hayes (incumbent) 28,127 49.1%
Democratic George A. Tracy 24,531 42.8%
Socialist E. H. Misner 3,640 6.3%
Prohibition Walter E. Vail 1,045 1.8%
Totals 57,343 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1910

United States House of Representatives elections, 1910
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Everis A. Hayes (incumbent) 33,265 59.4%
Democratic Thomas E. Hayden 15,345 27.4%
Socialist E. L. Reguin 7,052 12.6%
Prohibition T. E. Caton 359 0.6%
Totals 56,021 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1912

United States House of Representatives elections, 1912
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican John I. Nolan 27,902 52.3%
Socialist Stephen V. Costello 18,516 34.7%
Prohibition E. L. Requin 6,962 13.0%
Totals 53,380 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican win (new constituency)

1914

United States House of Representatives elections, 1914
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican John I. Nolan (incumbent) 53,875 83.3%
Socialist Mads Peter Christensen 7,366 11.4%
Prohibition Frederick Head 3,410 5.3%
Totals 64,651 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1916

United States House of Representatives elections, 1916
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican John I. Nolan (incumbent) 59,333 84.7%
Socialist Charles A. Preston 6,708 9.6%
Prohibition Frederick Head 4,046 5.8%
Totals 70,087 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1918

United States House of Representatives elections, 1918
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican John I. Nolan (incumbent) 40,375 87%
Socialist Thomas F. Feeley 6,032 13%
Totals 46,407 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1920

United States House of Representatives elections, 1920[11]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican John I. Nolan (incumbent) 50,274 81.8%
Socialist Hugo Ernst 10,952 18.2%
Totals 61,226 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1922

United States House of Representatives elections, 1922[12]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican John I. Nolan (incumbent) 49,414 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1923 (Special)

Republican Mae Nolan won the special election to replace her husband John I. Nolan, who won re-election but died before the 68th Congress convened. Data for this special election is not available.[13]

1924

United States House of Representatives elections, 1924[14]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Lawrence J. Flaherty 38,893 72.6%
Socialist Isabel C. King 12,175 27.4%
Totals 51,068 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1926 (Special)

Republican Richard J. Welch won the special election to replace fellow Republican Lawrence J. Flaherty, who died in office. Data for this special election is not available.[15]

1926

United States House of Representatives elections, 1926[16]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Richard J. Welch (incumbent) 47,694 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1928

United States House of Representatives elections, 1928[17]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Richard J. Welch (incumbent) 51,708 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1930

United States House of Representatives elections, 1930[18]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Richard J. Welch (incumbent) 59,853 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1932

United States House of Representatives elections, 1932[19]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Richard J. Welch (incumbent) 67,349 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1934

United States House of Representatives elections, 1934[20]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Richard J. Welch (incumbent) 89,751 93.8%
Communist Alexander Noral 5,933 6.2%
Totals 95,684 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1936

United States House of Representatives elections, 1936[21]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Richard J. Welch (incumbent) 82,910 94.8%
Communist Lawrence Ross 4,545 5.2%
Totals 87,455 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1938

United States House of Representatives elections, 1938[22]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Richard J. Welch (incumbent) 91,868 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1940

United States House of Representatives elections, 1940[23]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Richard J. Welch (incumbent) 119,122 95.8%
Communist Walter R. Lambert 5,232 4.2%
Totals 124,354 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1942

United States House of Representatives elections, 1942[24]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Richard J. Welch (incumbent) 85,747 92.7%
Communist Walter R. Lambert 6,749 7.3%
Totals 92,496 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1944

United States House of Representatives elections, 1944[25]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Richard J. Welch (incumbent) 112,151 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1946

United States House of Representatives elections, 1946[26]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Richard J. Welch (incumbent) 94,293 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1948

United States House of Representatives elections, 1948[27]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Richard J. Welch (incumbent) 116,347 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1949 (Special)

Democrat John F. Shelley won the special election to replace Republican Richard J. Welch, who died in office. Data for this special election is not available.[28]

1950

United States House of Representatives elections, 1950[29]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic John Shelley (incumbent) 117,888 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1952

United States House of Representatives elections, 1952[30]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic John Shelley (incumbent) 107,542 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1954

United States House of Representatives elections, 1954[31]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic John Shelley (incumbent) 86,428 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1956

United States House of Representatives elections, 1956[32]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic John Shelley (incumbent) 104,358 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1958

United States House of Representatives elections, 1958[33]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic John Shelley (incumbent) 99,171 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1960

United States House of Representatives elections, 1960[34]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic John Shelley (incumbent) 104,507 83.7%
Republican Vick Verreos 20,305 16.3%
Totals 124,812 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1962

United States House of Representatives elections, 1962[35]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic John Shelley (incumbent) 64,493 80.4%
Republican Roland S. Charles 15,670 19.6%
Totals 80,163 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1964

United States House of Representatives elections, 1964[36]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Phillip Burton (incumbent) 71,638 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1966

United States House of Representatives elections, 1966[37]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Phillip Burton (incumbent) 56,476 71.3%
Republican Terry R. Macken 22,778 28.7%
Totals 79,254 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1968

United States House of Representatives elections, 1968[38]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Phillip Burton (incumbent) 86,647 72.0%
Republican Waldo Velasquez 29,123 24.2%
Peace and Freedom Marvin Garson 4,549 3.8%
Totals 120,319 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1970

United States House of Representatives elections, 1970[39]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Phillip Burton (incumbent) 76,567 70.8%
Republican John E. Parks 31,570 29.2%
Totals 108,137 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1972

United States House of Representatives elections, 1972[40]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Phillip Burton (incumbent) 120,819 81.8%
Republican Edlo E. Powell 26,963 18.2%
Totals 147,782 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1974

United States House of Representatives elections, 1974[41]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic John L. Burton (incumbent) 87,323 59.6%
Republican Thomas Caylor 55,881 37.7%
Peace and Freedom Raymond Broshears 3,999 2.7%
Totals 147,203 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1976

United States House of Representatives elections, 1976[42]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic John L. Burton (incumbent) 103,746 61.8%
Republican Branwell Fanning 64,008 38.2%
Totals 167,754 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1978

United States House of Representatives elections, 1978[43]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic John L. Burton (incumbent) 106,046 66.8%
Republican Dolores Skore 52,603 33.2%
Totals 158,649 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1980

United States House of Representatives elections, 1980[44]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic John L. Burton (incumbent) 101,105 51.1%
Republican Dennis McQuaid 89,624 45.3%
Libertarian Dan P. Dougherty 7,092 3.6%
Totals 197,821 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1982

United States House of Representatives elections, 1982[45]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Phillip Burton (incumbent) 103,268 50.5%
Republican Milton Marks 72,139 35.3%
Libertarian Justin Raimondo 2,904 14.2%
Totals 178,311 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1983 (Special)

Special election, 1983[46]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Sala Burton ' 56.9%
Republican Duncan Lent Howard 23.3%
Democratic Richard Doyle 8.4%
Republican Tom Spinosa 3.7%
Republican Gary Richard Arnold 2.0%
Democratic Tibor Uskert 1.4%
Republican Bill Dunlap 1.3%
Democratic Evelyn K. Lantz 1.1%
Democratic Michael O. Plunkett 0.7%
Peace and Freedom Andrew R. "Paul" Kangas 0.6%
Libertarian Eric A. Garris 0.5%
No party Richard Stypman (Write-in)  %
No party Samuel Unger (write-in)  %
Totals ' 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1984

United States House of Representatives elections, 1984[47]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Sala Burton (incumbent) 139,692 72.3%
Republican Tom Spinosa 45,930 23.8%
Libertarian Joseph Fuhrig 4,008 2.1%
Peace and Freedom Henry Clark 3,574 1.8%
Totals 193,204 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1986

United States House of Representatives elections, 1986[48]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Sala Burton (incumbent) 122,688 75.2%
Republican Mike Garza 36,039 22.1%
Libertarian Samuel K. "Sam" Grove 2,409 1.5%
Peace and Freedom Theodore Adrian "Ted" Zuur 2,078 1.3%
Totals 163,214 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1987 (Special)

Special election, 1987[49]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Nancy Pelosi ' 63.4%
Republican Harriet Ross 23.3%
Independent Karen Edwards 2.2%
Independent Cathy Sedwick 0.9%
Peace and Freedom Theodore Adrian "Ted" Zurr 1.5%
Libertarian Samuel K. "Sam" Grove 1.4%
Totals ' 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1988

United States House of Representatives elections, 1988[50]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Nancy Pelosi (incumbent) 133,530 76.4%
Republican Bruce Michael O'Neill 33,692 19.3%
Peace and Freedom Theodore Adrian "Ted" Zuur 3,975 2.3%
Libertarian Sam Grove 3,561 2.0%
Totals 174,758 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1990

United States House of Representatives elections, 1990[51]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Nancy Pelosi (incumbent) 120,633 77.2%
Republican Alan Nichols 35,671 22.8%
Totals 156,304 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1992

United States House of Representatives elections, 1992[52]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Robert Matsui (incumbent) 158,250 68.6%
Republican Robert S. Dinsmore 58,698 25.5%
American Independent Gordon Mors 4,745 2.1%
Libertarian Chris J. Rufer 4,547 2.0%
Green Tian Harter 4,316 1.9%
No party Bergeron (write-in) 4 0.0%
Totals 230,560 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1994

United States House of Representatives elections, 1994[53]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Robert Matsui (incumbent) 125,042 68.48%
Republican Robert S. Dinsmore 52,905 28.97%
American Independent Gordon Mors 4,649 2.55%
Totals 182,596 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1996

United States House of Representatives elections, 1996[54]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Robert Matsui (incumbent) 142,618 70.5%
Republican Robert Dinsmore 52,940 26.2%
Libertarian Joseph Miller 2,548 1.2%
American Independent Gordon Mors 2,231 1.1%
Natural Law Charles Kersey 2,123 1.0%
Totals 202,460 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1998

United States House of Representatives elections, 1998[55]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Robert Matsui (incumbent) 130,715 71.89%
Republican Robert Dinsmore 47,307 26.02%
Libertarian Douglas Arthur Tuma 3,746 2.06%
Green Ken Adams (write-in) 70 0.04%
Totals 181,838 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2000

United States House of Representatives elections, 2000[56]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Robert Matsui (incumbent) 147,025 68.7%
Republican Ken Payne 55,945 26.2%
Green Ken Adams 6,195 2.9%
Libertarian Cullene Lang 3,746 1.3%
Natural Law Alan Barreca 2,894 1.0%
Totals 215,805 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2002

United States House of Representatives elections, 2002[57]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Robert Matsui (incumbent) 90,697 70.9%
Republican Richard Frankhuizen 33,313 26.1%
Libertarian Timothy E. Roloff 3,923 3.0%
Totals 189,717 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2004

United States House of Representatives elections, 2004[58]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Robert Matsui (incumbent) 138,004 71.4%
Republican Mike Dugas 45,120 23.4%
Green Pat Driscoll 6,593 3.4%
Peace and Freedom John C. Reiger 3,670 1.8%
Totals 193,387 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2005 (special)

Incumbent Robert Matsui died January 1, 2005. In a special election held on March 8, 2005 to fill the vacancy, Matsui's widow, Doris, won the seat with more than 68 of the vote. She was sworn in on March 10, 2005.

2005 special election[59]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Doris Matsui 56,175 67.65%
Democratic Julie Padilla 7,158 8.62%
Republican John Flynn 6,559 7.90%
Republican Serge Chernay 3,742 4.51%
Republican Michael O'Brien 2,591 3.12%
Republican Shane Singh 1,753 2.11%
Republican Bruce Stevens 1,124 1.35%
Green Pat Driscoll 976 1.18%
Independent Leonard Padilla 916 1.10%
Democratic Charles Pineda 659 0.79%
Libertarian Gale Morgan 451 0.54%
Peace and Freedom John Reiger 286 0.34%
Democratic Lara Shapiro (write-in) 6 0.01%
Invalid or blank votes 637 0.77%
Totals 83,033 100.0%
Voter turnout 27.72%
Democratic hold

2006

United States House of Representatives elections, 2006[60]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Doris Matsui (incumbent) 89,119 70.7%
Republican Xiaochin Claire Yan 29,824 23.7%
Green Jeff Kravitz 5,394 4.3%
Peace and Freedom John C. Reiger 1,716 1.3%
Totals 126,053 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2008

United States House of Representatives elections, 2008[61]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Democratic Doris Matsui (incumbent) 164,242 74.3%
Republican Paul A. Smith 46,002 20.9%
Peace and Freedom L. R. Roberts 10,731 4.8%
Independent David B.Lynch (write-in candidate) 180 0.0%
Totals 221,155 100%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

References

  1. ^ Statement of Vote (2000 President)
  2. ^ Statement of Vote (2000 Senator)
  3. ^ Statement of Vote (2002 Governor)
  4. ^ Statement of Vote (2003 Recall Question)
  5. ^ Statement of Vote (2003 Governor)
  6. ^ Statement of Vote (2004 President)
  7. ^ Statement of Vote (2004 Senator)
  8. ^ Statement of Vote (2006 Senator)
  9. ^ Statement of Vote (2006 Governor)
  10. ^ (2008 President)
  11. ^ 1920 election results
  12. ^ 1922 election results
  13. ^ 1923 special election results
  14. ^ 1924 election results
  15. ^ 1926 special election results
  16. ^ 1926 election results
  17. ^ 1928 election results
  18. ^ 1930 election results
  19. ^ 1932 election results
  20. ^ 1934 election results
  21. ^ 1936 election results
  22. ^ 1938 election results
  23. ^ 1940 election results
  24. ^ 1942 election results
  25. ^ 1944 election results
  26. ^ 1946 election results
  27. ^ 1948 election results
  28. ^ 1949 special election results
  29. ^ 1950 election results
  30. ^ 1952 election results
  31. ^ 1954 election results
  32. ^ 1956 election results
  33. ^ 1958 election results
  34. ^ 1960 election results
  35. ^ 1962 election results
  36. ^ 1964 election results
  37. ^ 1966 election results
  38. ^ 1968 election results
  39. ^ 1970 election results
  40. ^ 1972 election results
  41. ^ 1974 election results
  42. ^ 1976 election results
  43. ^ 1978 election results
  44. ^ 1980 election results
  45. ^ 1982 election results
  46. ^ 1983 special election results
  47. ^ 1984 election results
  48. ^ 1986 election results
  49. ^ 1987 special election results
  50. ^ 1988 election results
  51. ^ 1990 election results
  52. ^ 1992 election results
  53. ^ 1994 election results
  54. ^ 1996 election results
  55. ^ 1998 election results
  56. ^ 2000 election results
  57. ^ 2002 election results
  58. ^ 2004 election results
  59. ^ "Special Election Results" (PDF). Secretary of State of California. http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/Special/official_canvass_cd5.pdf. Retrieved 2008-05-29.  
  60. ^ 2006 election results
  61. ^ Office of the California Secretary of State "United States Representative in Congress, (retrieved on August 9th, 2009).

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