23rd Congressional District

Lancaster, Quartz Hill.

Manages a nonprofit corporation that preserves wildlife habitats, wants to put money into healthcare, roads, education, and the environment, believes money and politics have become muddled, wants to fix tax breaks the “super, super rich” receive, has never held elected office.

Incumbent, endorsed by the Republican party, wants to secure borders by strengthening border enforcement, opposes same-sex marriage, anti-choice, wants to enhance competitiveness in business.

Wants all levels of government to operate without debt, stands for a constitutional limited government “as set forth by the original intent of our Founders,” aims to protect “the God-given natural rights of the individual, within the rule of law.”

25th Congressional District

Acton, Agua Dulce, Castaic, Desert View Highlands, Elizabeth Lake, Green Valley, Hasley Canyon, Lake Hughes, Lake Los Angeles, Lancaster, Leona Valley, Littlerock, Los Angeles, Palmdale, Santa Clarita, Stevenson Ranch, Sun Village, Val Verde.

Endorsed by the Democratic party, former cop who wants to reform criminal justice system, stop unjust policing and mass incarceration. Also wants to give immigrants a path to citizenship and the ability to come out of the shadows.

Wants to increase the nation’s minimum wage, stop tax breaks for big banks and corporations, end wage discrimination, wants to defend women’s health and reproductive rights, protect the environment and pass immigration reform that “secures our borders, keeps families together and strengthens our economy.”

Incumbent, endorsed by the party, wants lower taxes as resolution to help middle class, sponsored legislation for the right to carry concealed firearms.

Tax attorney, we could not find a lot of information on this candidate.

26th Congressional District

Westlake Village.

incumbent congresswoman, endorsed by Democratic party, fighting for veterans mental health, suicide prevention, and funding for hispanic serving institutions in her county. Endorsed Hillary Clinton for Presidential primary.

endorsed by the Republican party, “We deserve a tax system that is fair to all and does not penalize success. Businesses of all sizes, especially small business, should have a fair and low tax rate that encourages job creation,” supports the expansion of the military.

27th Congressional District

Alhambra, Altadena, Arcadia, Bradbury, Claremont, East Pasadena, East San Gabriel, Glendora, Monrovia, Monterey Park, North El Monte, Pasadena, Rosemead, San Gabriel, San Marino, San Pasqual, Sierra Madre, South Pasadena, South San Gabriel, Temple City.

Incumbent congresswoman, endorsed by the Democratic party, Invests in renewable energy, immigration reform and stop hazing in the military. Endorsed Hillary Clinton.

Endorsed by the Republican party, retired police officer, concerned with jobs and the economy, wants lower taxes.

Independent, we could not find a lot of information on this candidate.

28th Congressional District

Burbank, Glendale, La Cañada Flintridge, La Crescenta-Montrose, Los Angeles, Pasadena, West Hollywood.

Incumbent member of congress, endorsed by the Democratic party, addresses the Armenian Genocide, make cops wear body cams to improve relations with civilians, invest in clean and renewable energy, improve healthcare, and enact immigration reform with a path to citizenship. Endorsed Hillary Clinton.

Wants to “push to develop a job retraining program.”

Endorsed by the Republican party but we could not find a lot of information on this candidate.

29th Congressional District

Los Angeles, San Fernando.

Incumbent member of congress, endorsed by the Democratic party, focuses on Immigration Integration. Introduced New American Success Act to help speed integration of new Americans into society. Endorsed Hillary Clinton.

While in the California Senate, Alarcon made accomplishments with workers’ compensation reform and recovery funding for the community of Northridge following the deadly earthquake of 1994.

Farm worker, “keeping America safe and protecting the working class,” serious about immigration reform.

wants to make education affordable and accessible to all, make quality healthcare available to everyone, help small businesses grow, and support seniors and veterans.

30th Congressional District

Burbank, Hidden Hills, Los Angeles.

incumbent member of congress, endorsed by the Democratic party, has made job creation a top priority since the recession, has signed legislation to create 3 million jobs, wants to strengthen US Armenian ties, recognizes Armenian genocide, pro choice, defends same-sex marriage. Endorsed Hillary Clinton.

We could not find a lot of information on this candidate.

We could not find a lot of information on this candidate.

Expedite nuclear contamination clean up, strengthen and secure environment protection, help small businesses as an effort to create jobs.

endorsed by the Republican party, concerns with economy and lowering taxes, does not support Obamacare, supports gun ownership, does not want to adopt policies to help illegal immigrants gain citizenship, wants to abolish the Department of Energy and drill for oil in the US.

“Defend America at home and abroad with constitutional law, firm diplomacy, a strong military and effective intelligence.”

We could not find a lot of information on this candidate.

32nd Congressional District

Avocado Heights, Azusa, Baldwin Park, Charter Oak, Citrus, Covina, Duarte, El Monte, Glendora, Industry, Irwindale, La Puente, La Verne, Mayflower Village, Monrovia, San Dimas, South Monrovia Island, South San Jose Hills, Valinda, Vincent, West Covina, West Puente Valley.

Incumbent, endorsed by the Democratic party, voted against the National Defense Authorization Act that allows government and military to indefinitely detain people without trial, opposes absolute right to gun ownership, pro-choice, voted YES on extending immigrant residency rules. Endorsed Hillary Clinton.

On the Assembly Committee of California-Mexico Bi-National Affairs, Assembly Committee on Women in the Workplace, and Assembly Committee on Workforce and Vocational Development

We could not find a lot of information on this candidate.

33rd Congressional District

Agoura Hills, Beverly Hills, Calabasas, El Segundo, Hermosa Beach, Los Angeles, Malibu, Manhattan Beach, Marina del Rey, Palos Verdes Estates, Rancho Palos Verdes, Redondo Beach, Rolling Hills, Rolling Hills Estates, Santa Monica, Topanga, Torrance.

Incumbent member of congress, endorsed by the Democratic party, endorsed Hillary Clinton, favors expansion of the military, pro-choice, for same-sex marriage, favors Obamacare.

Endorsed by the Republican party, physician, “determined to roll up his sleeves and attack issues like our struggling economy, a need for inner-city revitalization, veterans’ health, and the challenge of keeping America safe.”

34th Congressional District

East Los Angeles, Los Angeles.

Incumbent member of congress, endorsed by the Democratic party, opposes expansion of the military, wants to strengthen Medicare, create urban renewal, give law enforcement new tools to help solve gun violence, wants to construct a National Museum of the American Latino, endorsed Hillary Clinton.

We could not find a lot of information on this candidate.

35th Congressional District

Pomona.

Incumbent member of congress, endorsed by the Democratic party, sponsored legislation to help prevent homelessness in Los Angeles, she favors Obamacare and defends same-sex marriage.

Endorsed by the party, on student loans and education -“I believe we should have an open exchange within the start-up sector, where entrepreneurs could buy a student’s debt in exchange for temporary tax exception or a tax credit.”

37th Congressional District

Culver City, Inglewood, Ladera Heights, Los Angeles, View Park-Windsor Hills.

Incumbent member of congress, endorsed by the party, endorsed Hillary Clinton, “committed to reforming criminal justice so that it is sensible, effective and consistent with our notions of equality and fairness,” believes educations is the best investment for a strong economy.

We could not find a lot of information on this candidate.

We could not find a lot of information on this candidate.

38th Congressional District

Artesia, Avocado Heights, Bellflower, Cerritos, East La Mirada, Hawaiian Gardens, La Mirada, Lakewood, Montebello, Norwalk, Pico Rivera, Rose Hills, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, South Whittier, West Whittier-Los Nietos, Whittier.

Incumbent member of congress, endorsed by the Democratic party, endorsed Hillary Clinton, concerned with creating American jobs, wants congress “to provide critical financial support to small businesses” with tax cuts, supports the Affordable Care Act.

“Will vote against NSA domestic spying…[wants] GMO labeling, campaign finance reform, amnesty and a reduction in military spending.”

Independent, we could not find a lot of information on this candidate.

39th Congressional District

Diamond Bar, Hacienda Heights, Industry, La Habra Heights, Rowland Heights, Walnut.

endorsed by the Democratic party, wants to take steps towards making college more affordable, invest in renewable energies, protect women’s reproductive rights, wants immigration reform in favor of helping undocumented persons become citizens and supports same-sex marriage.

endorsed by the Republican party “He authored the nation’s first anti-stalker law as a California State Senator and versions of his bill have been adopted in all 50 states…Royce was active in passing AMBER Alert legislation in 2003, and legislation in 2004 to enhance rights for victims of crime.”

40th Congressional District

Bell, Bell Gardens, Bellflower, Commerce, Cudahy, Downey, East Los Angeles, Florence-Graham, Huntington Park, Los Angeles, Maywood, Paramount, Vernon.

Incumbent member of congress, endorsed by the Democratic party, endorsed Hillary Clinton, supporter of same-sex marriage, wants “to create jobs, support small businesses, protect our seniors and strengthen our health and educational systems.

Independent, we could not find a lot of information on this candidate.

43rd Congressional District

Alondra Park, Del Aire, Gardena, Hawthorne, Inglewoodx, Lawndale, Lennox, Lomita, Los Angeles, Torrance, West Athens, West Carson, Westmont.

Incumbent member of congress, endorsed by the Democratic party, endorsed Hillary Clinton, Voted NO on banning federal health coverage that includes abortion, Voted YES on prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation, Voted NO on Constitutionally defining marriage as one-man-one-woman.

Endorsed by the Republican party, “would have voted against Obamacare,” wants more political term limits for “career politicians,” supports the second amendment

44th Congressional District

Carson, Compton, East Rancho Dominguez, Florence-Graham, Long Beach, Los Angeles, Lynwood, South Gate, Walnut Park, West Rancho Dominguez, Willowbrook.

Endorsed by the Democratic party, has served on the California State Senate and the California State Assembly, he is a member of the Compton City Council, has sponsored bills related to education surrounding sexual violence and firearm violence.

As a council member, Nanette championed environmental initiatives to preserve open space, cut greenhouse gas emissions, and increase solar installations by making them more affordable. She lists education as one of her top priorities which includes addressing the school to prison pipeline.

Endorsed by the Republican party, “I will cut taxes for both small businesses and big businesses in the job-creating manufacturing, energy, and shipping industries”

47th Congressional District

Avalon, Lakewood, Long Beach, Signal Hill.

Incumbent member of congress, endorsed by the Democratic party, signed letter for a congressional resolution to air-strikes in Syria, focus on jobs and investing in education, opposes expansion of the military

Endorsed by the Republican party, aerospace engineer, “I will donate my entire congressional salary for the year to charity if I vote for an unbalanced budget.”

21st State Senate District

Acton, Canyon Country, Castaic, Lake Hughes, Lancaster, Littlerock, Llano, Newhall, Palmdale, Pearblossom, Santa Clarita, Valencia, Valyermo.

Self proclaimed satanist, in his words, he values the religion for its humanist approach that raises levels of consciousness. One of his biggest issues is improving education on the East Side of LA and bringing money to underserved areas.

An Iraq War Veteran who continues to serve as a Senior Master Sergeant in the US Air Force Reserve. “ I am running because I have dedicated my life to service our country. I hold true the value of Service before Self and as your next Senator, we will work together to build a community we can all be proud to call, home.

Wants to move money from public schools and transportation to use $60 billion for a long range bomber that he says will create 6,500 jobs.

23rd State Senate District

Banning, Beaumont, Calimesa, Hemet, Menifee, San Jacinto, Big Bear Lake, Highland, Loma Linda, Rancho, Cucamonga, Redlands, San Bernardino, Yucaipa.

Says he is running because “I want to stop Illegal Foreclosures against innocent Homeowners who have been caught up in this so called “Financial Crisis.” Will address this issue by “drafting new laws designed to protect the Homeowner from this onslaught of criminality.”

is in favor of educational equity, civil rights, proper immigration, and the rights of the less fortunate like addressing the pressing issue of homelessness in communities.

He’s the current incumbent- says government “exists to serve the public, not to be served by it.” Wants to restore fiscal responsibility and limit government power.

25th State Senate District

Acton, Altadena, Arcadia, Atwater Village, Azusa, Burbank, Claremont, Covina, Duarte, Eagle Rock, El Sereno, Glendale, Glendora, Griffith Park, Highland Park, Hollywood, La Canada Flintridge, La Crescenta, La Verne, Littlerock, Llano, Monrovia, Montrose, Palmdale, Pasadena, Pearblossom, Pomona, San Dimas, San Gabriel, San Marino, Sierra Madre, South Pasadena, Sun Valley, Sunland, Sylmar, Tujunga, Valyermo.

Advocates funding for public education, especially financial aid for community college students. Passionate about HIV/AIDS and public health education. Helped to ban “open carry” legislation in 2010.

Was appointed to several committees for Reagan & Bush Sr. Has been County Supervisor for 34 years, and has been committed to public safety and support for small businesses, foster children, seniors, and veterans.

27th State Senate District

Agoura Hills, Calabasas, Canoga Park, Chatsworth, Encino, Granada Hills, Los Angeles, Malibu, Malibu, Newhall, Northridge, Porter Ranch, Reseda, Sherman Oaks, Stevenson Ranch, Tarzana, Topanga, Valencia, Van Nuys, West Hills, Westlake Village, Winnetka, Woodland Hills.

Vietnamese American human and civil rights activist. He was forced to leave his country of South Vietnam due to political changes. After the Fall of Saigon the nation was ruled under a communist dictatorship. His motto is “Serving the people with Integrity, Transparency, and Responsibility.”

Former police officer, very concerned with public safety. He’s against the bullet train and any tax increases until he can make sure the government is spending taxpayers’ money efficiently. Wants to decrease regulations on small businesses, but red tape and “facilitate economic growth in the state.”

29th State Senate District

Covina, Diamond Bar, Hawaiian Gardens, La Puente, Pomon, Pomona, Rowland Heights, Walnut, West Covina, Whittier.

Wants to decrease regulations and taxations on small businesses and make universities & community colleges more affordable for the middle class. He believes in effective but humane policing policies, supports the Affordable Care Act, and is pro-choice.

She plans to make CA more small business friendly,encourage growth of alternative energy and new technology jobs. Also wants to reduce taxes on the working class, homeowners, and women’s health products.. Very passionate about public safety and keeping “convicted felons in prison where they belong.”

31st State Senate District

Corona, Eastvale, Jurupa Valley, Moreno Valley, Norco, Perris, Riverside

supports small businesses, law enforcement, veterans and helping the homeless and funding for education.

we could not find a lot of information on this candidate.

33rd State Senate District

Bell Gardens, Bellflower, Compton, Downey, Huntington Park, Lakewood, Lakewood, Long Beach, Los Angeles, Lynwood, Maywood, Paramount, Signal Hill, South Gate, South Los Angeles, Southeast Los Angeles.

rehabilitate and revitalize communities, make jobs available to those formerly incarcerated, reduce greenhouse gases, and promote Cal Grant Funding to give more students access to affordable education.

35th State Senate District

Carson, Compton, Compton, El Segundo, Gardena, Harbor City, Hawthorne, Inglewood, Inglewood, Lawndale, Lomita, Long Beach, Los Angeles, Lynwood, Rancho Palos Verdes, San Pedro, South Los Angeles, Southeast Los Angeles, Torrance, Wilmington.

Increase access to mass transportation, expand immigrant rights, protect environment and fight climate change, and address homelessness as top priorities.

Her values are “Family comes first, integrity matters, justice should prevail, service above self, honesty is a given, humility is a gift and bipartisanship is a must.”

36th State Assembly District

Acton, Agua Dulce, Bouquet Canyon, Canyon Country, Castaic, City Ranch, Crystalaire, Del Sur, Edwards AFB, Elizabeth Lake, Fairmont, Green Valley, Hi Vista, Juniper Hills, Lake Hughes, Lake Los Angeles, Lancaster, Leona Valley, Littlerock, Llano, Metler Valley, Mint Canyon, Neenach, Palmdale, Pearblossom, Quartz Hill, Roosevelt Corner, Sandberg, Saugus, Sun Village, Three Points, Tujunga, Val Verdes, Valencia, Valyermo, Wilsona Gardens.

Fox, who formerly ran as a republican has a strong focus on the economy – on building a strong workforce (including more jobs and aerospace), public safety, education and veterans. Fox has supported measures in Antelope Valley which have kept money circulating within the community instead of outsourcing jobs.

Advocate for affordable taxes, education improvements and job growth through private sector economic development.

38th State Assembly District

Acton, Agua Dulce, Bouquet Canyon, Box Canyon, Canoga Park, Canyon Country, Castaic, Chatsworth, Fair Oaks Ranch, Granada Hills, Green Valley, Mint Canyon, Newhall, Northridge, Porter Ranch, Santa Clarita, Saugus, Stevenson Ranch, Val Verdes, Valencia, West Hills.

Supports small business, access to healthcare and affordable housing for seniors, environmental protection, address global warming, and traffic issues and smarter city planning.

39th State Assembly District

Agua Dulce, Arleta, Burbank, Canyon Country, Fair Oaks Ranch, Glendale, Granada Hills, Green Valley, Hansen Hills, Kagel Canyon, La Crescenta, La Tuna Canyon, Lake View Terrace, Mint Canyon, Mission Hills, Montrose, Newhall, North Hollywood, Pacoima, Panorama City, San Fernando, Saugus, Shadow Hills, Sherman Village, Sun Valley, Sunland, Sylmar, Toluca Terrace, Tujunga, Valley Village.

Endorsed by the California Democratic Party. Chairman of influential revenue and taxation committee, helped create the State Rainy Day Savings Fund, and authored legislation to expand the state’s film and television tax credit, which generates over $4 billion in economic activity and thousands of jobs.

Fights for higher education and career advancements, government financial transparency and responsibility. Helped rally opposition to delay SoCal high speed train which would have taken away money from necessary causes, introduced bill to keep nonprofits from paying traveling bills of elected officials.

41st State Assembly District

Altadena, Arcadia, Azusa, Bradbury, Charter Oak, Claremont, Covina, Eagle Rock, El Sereno, Highland Park, Irwindale, Juniper Hills, La Canada Flintridge, La Verne, Littlerock, Monrovia, Monterey Hills, Mount Baldy LA County Portion, Mount Wilson, Pasadena, Pearblossom, Pomona, San Dimas, San Gabriel, San Marino, Sierra Madre, South Pasadena, Sun Village.

Has fought for transportation accessibility in disadvantaged communities and has passed a bill to address california’s bilingual teacher shortage as well as introduced a bill to create better housing opportunities for homeless, former foster youth and disabled veterans

He’s a prosecutor and wants to get rid of “poorly written laws hurt[ing] our communities.” His priorities are fiscal responsibility, crime prevention, education, and protecting those who can’t protect themselves.

43rd State Assembly District

Atwater Village, Burbank, East Hollywood, Echo Park, Elysian Valley, Glendale, Griffith Park, Hancock Park, Hollywood, La Canada Flintridge, La Crescenta, Los Feliz, Montrose, North Hollywood, Rampart Village, Silver Lake, Studio City, Toluca Lake, Tujunga, Virgil Village, West Hollywood, West Toluca Lake, Western Wilton, Wilshire Center, Windsor Square.

“The bulk of my professional and public service experience has been in supporting educators, as I believe deeply in the power of education.”

His main issues are water “and the big four E’s – economic policy, education, energy and the environment.”

Hopes to develop workforce through STEM fields and green jobs. Supports a variety of women’s issues including woman’s right to choose, upholding Title IX, educating men and women on stopping violence against women, and promoting women owned businesses. Wants to create a path to citizenship for immigrants.

Founded Arts Impact Fee for new developments and raised millions of dollars to fund arts programs. Committed to fully funded education at all levels and making arts as much a focus in school as STEM programs to insure CA continues to lead the world in technology, entertainment and other creative industries

Wants to increase funding for public schools, fight for equality for all Californians, fight for 15 and ensure guns are kept away from the wrong hands.

As a Reserve Deputy Sheriff and Narcotics Detective, he’s very concerned with public safety and opposes Prop 47. He wants to create new jobs by lowering taxes and reducing regulations on business. Also wants to reform education system and believe schools and parents should have more autonomy.

44th State Assembly District

Agoura Hills, Cornell, Malibu, Westlake Village.

Introduced Assembly Bill to decriminalize suicide attempts in the state’s military and remove the disincentive for service members to seek treatment for themselves or others. Irwin has also helped resolve disputes around and implement the use of Oxnard’s Advanced Wastewater Purification Facility.

Can’t find any info except that he’s a small business owner

45th State Assembly District

Agoura Hills, Bel Air Estates, Bell Canyon, Box Canyon, Brentwood, Calabasas, Canoga Park, Chatsworth, Cornell, Encino, Hidden Hills, Monte Nido, North Hills, Northridge, Reseda, Reseda, Sherman Oaks, Tarzana, Van Nuys, West Hills, Winnetka, Woodland Hills.

Has helped pass bills on the environment and education like SB- 380 to halt all natural gas injections into the Aliso Canyon Storage Facility and AB 1784 to increase bank participation in school-based savings programs.

Wants to require all schools to teach in English only. Opposes minimum wage hikes and mandatory insurance requirements for small businesses. He’s a lifetime member of the NRA and is very passionate about protecting the 2nd amendment.

46th State Assembly District

Arleta, Bel Air Estates, Beverly Glen, Beverly Hills, Burbank, Hansen Hills, Hollywood, Lake Balboa, Mission Hills, Mt Olympus, North Hills, North Hollywood, Northridge, Pacoima, Panorama City, Sherman Oaks, Sherman Oaks, Sherman Village, Studio City, Toluca Lake, Toluca Terrace, Universal City, Valley Glen, Valley Village, Van Nuys, West Hollywood, West Toluca Lake.

As assembly member has worked to raise awareness on armenian genocide through school essay competitions, secured $15 million for park development and called for public transit funding. He is running unopposed.

48th State Assembly District

Arcadia, Avocado Heights, Azusa, Baldwin Park, Bassett, Bradbury, Charter Oak, City of Industry, Covina, Duarte, Duarte, El Monte, Glendora, Irwindale, Irwindale, Irwindale, La Puente, Monrovia, Pasadena, San Dimas, South El Monte, Valinda, West Covina, West Puente Valley.

Director of Upper San Gabriel Valley Water District, has fought to clean up groundwater contamination. Actively fights to protect natural resources of San Gabriel Valley. Has fought for ethical behavior and public accountability, banning practice of awarding contracts to director’s family members.

Believes in more trade and vocational education and increased per-student funding. He wants less regulation and lower taxes for businesses. Opposes Prop 47, prison realignment, etc. and wants to reform crime related legislation.

49th State Assembly District

Alhambra, Arcadia, El Monte, Monrovia, Montebello, Monterey Park, Pasadena, Rosemead, San Gabriel, San Marino, Sierra Madre, South El Monte, South Pasadena, Temple City.

Incumbent and unapposed. Co-authored Assembly Concurrent Resolution 125 which declares May 2016 as Asian and Pacific Islander American Heritage Month. Helped to pass legislation to teach students about the consequences of sexting and legislation on online privacy.

50th State Assembly District

Agoura Hills, Arlington Heights, Bel Air Estates, Beverly Glen, Beverly Hills, Brentwood, Calabasas, Castellemare, Century City, Cheviot Hills, Cornell, Country Club Park, Encino, Fairfax, Hancock Park, Hidden Hills, Hollywood, Koreatown, Malibu, Melrose, Mid-City, Miracle Mile, Monte Nido, Mt Olympus, Pacific Highlands, Park La Brea, Rampart Village, Rancho Park, Santa Monica, Sawtelle, Topanga, Topanga State Park, Virgil Village, West Beverly, West Fairfax, West Hollywood, Western Wilton, Wilshire Center, Wilshire Park, Wilshire-La Brea, Windsor Square, Woodland Hills.

A leader in environmental issues, Bloom has introduced legislation that will permanently end Orca captive breeding anywhere in California as well as a bill that banned plastic microbeads in personal care products. He has also fought to impose a fee on sugary drinks to fight childhood obesity and diseases.

We did not find much information on this candidate.

51st State Assembly District

Agoura Hills, Arlington Heights, Bel Air Estates, Beverly Glen, Beverly Hills, Brentwood, Calabasas, Castellemare, Century City, Cheviot Hills, Cornell, Country Club Park, Encino, Fairfax, Hancock Park, Hidden Hills, Hollywood, Koreatown, Malibu, Melrose, Mid-City, Miracle Mile, Monte Nido, Mt Olympus, Pacific Highlands, Park La Brea, Rampart Village, Rancho Park, Santa Monica, Sawtelle, Topanga, Topanga State Park, Virgil Village, West Beverly, West Fairfax, West Hollywood, Western Wilton, Wilshire Center, Wilshire Park, Wilshire-La Brea, Windsor Square, Woodland Hills.

Running unopposed – Dedicated to expanding opportunity for people of California, brought fishing to lincoln heights and led the 27th annual great river clean up. Gomez supports minimum wage increase to $1 and paid family leave.

52nd State Assembly District

Claremont, Diamond Bar, La Verne, Pomona.

Important issues are addressing homelessness and affordable housing. Passed a bill to establish a misdemeanor against drone operators whose aircraft interferes with or impedes the response time of personnel during disaster situations. Has also introduced and passed bill to require CPR instruction in high schools.

53rd State Assembly District

Arlington Heights, Bell, Bell Gardens, Boyle Heights, Bunker Hill, Byzantine-Latino Quarter, City Terrace, Commerce, Country Club Park, Cudahy, Downtown LA – Arts District, Downtown LA – Bunker Hill, Downtown LA – Central, Downtown LA – Chinatown, Downtown LA – City West, Downtown LA – Civic Center, Downtown LA – Fashion District, Downtown LA – Historic Core, Downtown LA – Historic Core, Downtown LA – Little Tokyo, Downtown LA – South Park, Downtown LA – Southeast, East Hollywood, East Los Angeles, Echo Park, Hancock Park, Harvard Heights, Hollywood, Huntington Park, Jefferson Park, Koreatown, Leimert Park, Maywood, Mid-City, Pico Heights, Rampart Village, Silver Lake, Southeast Los Angeles, Univerity Park, Vernon, Virgil Village, Walnut Park, Watts, Western Wilton, Westlake, Wilshire Center, Wilshire Park, Windsor Square.

Passed a number of bills while in office including bills to limit gun sales in CA, prevent criminalization of victims of human trafficking and protect survivors, parking ticket payment plans to help people escape vicious cycle of parking ticket debt and removing the red tape for local businesses in California.

54th State Assembly District

Arlington Heights, Baldwin Hills, Bel Air Estates, Beverly Glen, Brentwood, Century City, Cheviot Hills, Country Club Park, Crenshaw, Culver City, Hyde Park, Inglewood, Jefferson Park, Ladera Heights, LAX, Leimert Park, Mar Vista, Marina del Rey, Marina Peninsula, Mid-City, Palms, Rancho Park, Santa Monica, Sawtelle, South Los Angeles, Venice, Veterans Administration, View Park, West Adams, West Fairfax, West Los Angeles, Westchester, Westwood, Windsor Hills.

Helped pass assembly bill 2707 Stop Racial Profiling act of 2016. Fought for funding to clean up the toxic mess from exide technology in Vernon calling it the biggest example of environmental racism which has exposed tens of thousands of members of the community to dangerous toxic chemicals over decades.

Believes elementary school should focus ONLY on reading, writing, mathematics, history, geography, and P.E.. Wants to redo CA tax structure to encourage small business growth. Wants to make filming in CA more affordable by reducing costs of permits, licenses, labor, etc. Wants to eliminate state income tax ENTIRELY.

55th State Assembly District

Charter Oak, City of Industry, Covina, Diamond Bar, La Puente, Pomona, Rowland Heights, Valinda, Walnut, West Covina, Whittier.

Social worker for LA County Department of Children and Family Services for 28 years. Says state needs to address deficit with severance tax for oil drilling. Hopes to accomplish fairer taxes to build sustainable economy by shifting support away from wealthy corporations and toward small businesses.

57th State Assembly District

Avocado Heights, Bassett, City of Industry, East La Mirada, El Monte, Hacienda Heights, La Habra Heights, La Mirada, La Puente, Los Nietos, Norwalk, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, South Whittier, Valinda, West Covina, West Puente Valley, West Whittier, Whittier.

Democrat but advocates conservative economic reform, references Reagan: “As Reagan was fond of saying, America is the last, best hope of mankind. I want to put a spotlight on President Reagan’s vision of America as a ‘shining city on a hill.’ California can once again lead the way for America, and I want to help…”

An advocate for Prop 13 and keeping property taxes down. Wants to reverse Prop 47 and also wants to strengthen education system.

58th State Assembly District

Artesia, Bell, Bell Gardens, Bellflower, Cerritos, City of Industry, Commerce, Cudahy, Downey, East Los Angeles, Lakewood, Los Nietos, Montebello, Norwalk, Paramount, Pico Rivera, Rosemead, Santa Fe Springs, South Gate, West Whittier, Whittier.

supports no tax on tampons, a tax on candy and junk food and government accountability and transparency.

59th State Assembly District

Athens, Broadway-Manchester, Downtown LA – Fashion District, Downtown LA – South Park, Downtown LA – Southeast, Florence-Graham, Huntington Park, Inglewood, Jefferson Park, Leimert Park, South Gate, South Los Angeles, Southeast Los Angeles, Univerity Park, Vernon, Walnut Park, Watts.

Chair of the legislative black caucus, has introduced labelling legislation for household products, bills to eliminate fake classes (classes without educational content), and has raised awareness and created policy solutions affecting young men of color.

60th State Assembly District

Corona, Eastvale, El Cerrito, Home Gardens, Jurupa Valley, Norco, Riverside

Working to promote equitable change. Has worked with nonprofit organizations that promote diversity, equality and social justice. Currently serves on Board of Directors for UCR Chicano Latino Alumni Association (CLA) and TruEvolution. A member of Human Rights Campaign and PICK Group of Young Professionals.

Has worked to stop new taxes on businesses and decrease regulations. Supports schools having more autonomy over how money is spent, wants to increase safety protocols in schools. Does not believe in Prop 47, wants to keep criminals in jail, and has authored new laws for tougher penalties on sex offenders.

62rd State Assembly District

Athens, Culver City, El Segundo, Gardena, Hawthorne, Hyde Park, Inglewood, Ladera Heights, Lawndale, LAX, Lennox, Mar Vista, Marina del Rey, Marina Peninsula, Playa del Rey, Playa Vista, Santa Monica, South Los Angeles, Venice, View Park, Westchester, Windsor Hills.

LA native and small business owner with record of business development and outreach. Has worked to help provide pathways to green technology and energy efficiency for neighborhoods big and small. Member of Count Me In for Women, an organization that promote growth of women-owned businesses.

63rd State Assembly District

Bell, Bell Gardens, Bellflower, Cerritos, Compton, Cudahy, Downey, East Rancho Dominguez, Hawaiian Gardens, Huntington Park, Lakewood, Long Beach, Lynwood, Maywood, Paramount, Rosewood, South Gate, Southeast Los Angeles, Vernon, Walnut Park, Watts, Willowbrook.

His main issues include LA River Revitalization, LA river working group (to develop a revitalization plan for the Lower LA River), clean water and government transparency.

Very little info on him except that he considers himself very conservative and opposes the bullet train. Also likes to photoshop himself into historic photos on his FB campaign page.

64th State Assembly District

Athens, Broadway-Manchester, Carson, Compton, Dominguez, East Rancho Dominguez, Gardena, Long Beach, Lynwood, Rancho Dominguez, Rosewood, South Los Angeles, Southeast Los Angeles, Torrance, Watts, Willowbrook, Wilmington.

Legislation includes bill to provide tax exemption to people designated terminally ill and are consumers of medical marijuana, bill to give foster youth ability to deny psychotropic meds even if prescribed by a physician and bill to require CA State University campuses to provide housing to homeless youth.

Wants to cut taxes in private sector and preserve tax credits for working poor. Believes in vocational training, college readiness programs, and more autonomy for schools. Will fight against bullettrain and divert funding to transportation and water infrastructure projects. Vows to protect 2nd Amendment rights.

66th State Assembly District

Gardena, Harbor City, Hawthorne, Hermosa Beach, Lawndale, Lomita, Manhattan Beach, Palos Verdes Estates, Rancho Palos Verdes, Redondo Beach, Rolling Hills, Rolling Hills Estates, San Pedro, Terminal Island, Torrance, West Carson, Wilmington.

Priorities are aerospace, trade, and green technology. Endorsed by CA League of Conservation Voters, supports investing in green transportation infrastructure, protecting coast and maintaining a healthy environment. Advocates for importance of keeping your passwords and information private and secure.

Favors keeping ban on oil drilling. Voted for legislation to protect marine areas, improve standards for measuring pollution, and increase green power sources. Supports recognition of same-sex marriages but believes in rights of businesses to “follow their own beliefs.” Pro-choice with exceptions. Opposes Obamacare.

70th State Assembly District

Avalon, Carson, Dominguez, Hawaiian Gardens, Lakewood, Long Beach, Palos Verdes Estates, Rancho Palos Verdes, Rolling Hills Estates, San Pedro, Signal Hill, Terminal Island, Wilmington.

Wants to reduce carbon footprint. Advocate for LGBTQ rights. Wants to improve arts education in schools. Helped pass legislation to make sure teachers & school staff have resources to help at-risk youth. Supports higher minimum wage & increased funding for universities and community colleges.

Office Number 11

Violent crimes prosecutor. Endorsed by Jackie Lacey, a number of law enforcement officials and LA County Democratic Party. Has served as Deputy District Attorney for over 25 years and has spent most of her career prosecuting cases involving domestic violence, sexual assault and child abuse cases.

Gang Murder Prosecutor. Endorsed by the LA Times and the Metropolitan News-Enterprise. He has 29 years of service as a prosecutor, handling 219 felony prosecutions before juries, including 81 murder trials. Apparently used really inappropriate language in a courtroom but can’t find out exactly what.

Gang Murder Prosecutor. He has successfully tried over 81 felony jury trials, over 32 were Gang Murder trials with a 95.5% conviction rate. Only candidate endorsed by both the Jackie Lacey and Steve Cooley, Former Los Angeles County District Attorney. “Humility,” he says, “is the sign of a true judge.”

Civil Litigator. The youngest candidate at 36 years old, he has been a lawyer for 11 years and is also apparently the least experienced. Couldn’t find much information on him and the Los Angeles County Bar Judicial Election Evaluation Committee gave him a not qualified.

Office Number 42

Arbitrator. When asked the question “Do you favor alternative, non-jail sentences for nonviolent offenders?” He said “I can say that as long as alternatives are provided by California law…I will consider alternative sentencing- mental health services, substance abuse counseling, life skills, public service. ”

Los Angeles Superior Court Commissioner

“Justice is best served with a balance of fairness, integrity, and compassion. The application of law is not only based on legal doctrine, but supported by the moral principles of the community.” Dedicated life to serving community, provides legal services to low income families. Aims to apply law fairly, with equal justice.

Lead prosecutor in over 100 jury trials – has gotten a lot of publicity and is considered “well qualified” for the job by the LACB.

Office Number 60

Is considered qualified by LACB- has served as Judge of the Los Angeles Superior Court for the last 25 years. Is endorsed by Sheriff’s department and other law enforcement. Had a public mishap when he threatened to kill his daughters boyfriend with his bare hands. Boyfriend may have been trouble. You decide.

Considered not qualified by LACB* Not much information on him except that he immigrated with his family here from Lebanon, like his opponent James Kado. And that for 18 years Stepan has practiced litigation, immigration, transactional and corporate law and then moved on to entrepreneurship.

Office Number 84

Prosecutor with LA District Attorney’s office since 1990, worked juvenile, misdemeanor and felony courts. Past assignments with Environmental Crimes Unit, Strategies Against Gangs Environment Unit, and Major Narcotic Unit. Has assisted in wiretap investigations. Involved with community outreach programs.

Considered qualified by LACB* Hubert Yun has been Deputy District Attorney for 10 years and is assigned to the Hardcore Gang Division of the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office. Can’t find that much information on him.

Endorsed by LA County Democratic Party, Los Angeles Times, and is considered qualified by LACB*. Has worked for the LA County District Attorney’s office for over 17 years. Has prosecuted and tried a broad spectrum of criminal cases from drug sales to complicated financial crimes involving complex legal issues.

We could not find a lot of information on this candidate.

Office Number 120

“I am fair, objective and impartial. I strongly believe in the constitution, and believe that we are all equal before the law, irrespective of our race, sex, or status in life. That each person before the court deserves to have their day in court, that they are given the opportunity to address the court…”

He was appointed to the bench by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger in 2008, and two years later was elected, without opposition, to a six-year term. Has recently been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease but says he will continue to work. Volunteers in his home town of Boyle Heights at Theodore roosevelt High Schools Teen Court.

Office Number 158

Currently a Deputy Attorney General at CA Department of Justice. Would be only Vietnamese-American judge serving on LA County Superior Court bench. Running to keep communities safe, help abused children recover from trauma, and to serve diverse population through access to the courts and judicial system.

Fourteen year criminal prosecutor with LAn City Attorney’s Office. Top stories on her website are prosecuting a wedding photographer for stealing memories and revealing a con artist posing as a legal aid to help immigrants but instead stealing their money. Her husband is in law enforcement.

Appears to be religious, thanks God and Jesus Christ on his website. Talks a lot about the American Dream, is endorsed by Los Angeles Police Protective League and is qualified by LACB.

Considered well qualified by LACB. Appears to be tough on crime and has served as deputy district attorney for over sixteen years.

Considered not qualified by LACB but is endorsed by the Los Angeles Times and his boss District Attorney Jackie Lacey. A notable case of his was helping convict the man who posed as an attorney to immigrants seeking legal aid.

Office Number 165

“I have the unique background of advocating in criminal and civil law, for both the prosecution and the defense. I believe, first and foremost, in preserving justice and integrity in the courtroom.” Member of Black Public Defenders Association, and Board of Directors for A New Way of Life Re-entry Project.

Endorsed by LA County Democratic Party, The Los Angeles Times and called well qualified by LACB* She has a pretty consistent record but has had a few reversals one on which she seemed to have ruled harshly on a marijuana case, revoking parole when it was apparently medical marijuana which the man possessed.