California's 31st State Assembly district

California's 31st State Assembly district is one of 80 California State Assembly districts. It is currently represented by Democrat Joaquin Arambula of Fresno.

California's 31st State Assembly district
Map of the district
Current assemblymember
  Joaquin Arambula
DFresno
Population (2010)
 • Voting age
 • Citizen voting age
468,265
314,850
211,837
Demographics
Registered voters174,654
Registration47.49% Democratic
26.72% Republican
21.34% No party preference

District profileEdit

The district encompasses western Fresno County and is anchored by the city of Fresno. Located in the middle of the Central Valley, the district is heavily agricultural and Latino.

Election results from statewide racesEdit

Year Office Results
2018 Governor Newsom 58.3 – 41.7%
Senator de Leon 50.7 – 49.3%
2016 President Clinton 62.1 – 32.9%
Senator Sanchez 55.9 – 44.1%
2014 Governor Brown 58.2 – 41.8%
2012 President Obama 62.0 – 36.2%
Senator Feinstein 62.6 – 37.4%

Election resultsEdit

19921993 (special)199419961998200020022004200620082010201220142016 (special)2016

2018Edit

California State Assembly election, 2018
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Joaquin Arambula (incumbent) 24,128 59.5
Republican Lupe Espinoza 16,431 40.5
Total votes 40,559 100.0
General election
Democratic Joaquin Arambula (incumbent) 54,921 64.8
Republican Lupe Espinoza 29,771 35.2
Total votes 84,692 100.0
Democratic hold


2016Edit

California State Assembly election, 2016
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Joaquin Arambula (incumbent) 31,600 57.7
Republican Clint Olivier 19,605 35.8
Democratic Ted Miller 3,582 6.5
Total votes 54,787 100.0
General election
Democratic Joaquin Arambula (incumbent) 62,404 63.8
Republican Clint Olivier 35,454 36.2
Total votes 97,858 100.0
Democratic hold

2016 (special)Edit

California's 31st State Assembly district special election, 2016
Vacancy resulting from the resignation of Henry Perea
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Joaquin Arambula 19,621 53.8
Republican Clint Olivier 14,708 40.3
Democratic Ted Miller 2,152 5.9
Total votes 36,481 100.0
Democratic hold

2014Edit

California State Assembly election, 2014
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Henry Perea (incumbent) 24,853 99.9
No party preference Walter O. Villarreal (write-in) 24 0.1
Total votes 24,877 100.0
General election
Democratic Henry Perea (incumbent) 36,165 66.7
No party preference Walter O. Villarreal 18,017 33.3
Total votes 54,182 100.0
Democratic hold

2012Edit

California State Assembly election, 2012
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Henry Perea (incumbent) 22,255 98.7
Republican James (JD) Bennett (write-in) 299 1.3
Total votes 22,554 100.0
General election
Democratic Henry Perea (incumbent) 55,626 64.0
Republican James (JD) Bennett 31,282 36.0
Total votes 86,908 100.0
Democratic hold

2010Edit

California State Assembly election, 2010
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Henry Perea 40,947 59.8
Republican Brandon Shoemaker 27,606 40.2
Total votes 68,553 100.0
Democratic gain from Independent

2008Edit

California State Assembly election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Juan Arambula (incumbent) 64,620 69.6
Republican Clifford Archer 28,310 30.4
Democratic Christopher Alexander McCowan (write-in) 17 0.0
Total votes 92,947 100.0
Democratic hold

2006Edit

California State Assembly election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Juan Arambula (incumbent) 45,004 100.0
Total votes 45,004 100.0
Democratic hold

2004Edit

California State Assembly election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Juan Arambula 49,738 57.7
Republican Paul Betancourt 36,496 42.3
Total votes 86,234 100.0
Democratic hold

2002Edit

California State Assembly election, 2002
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Sarah L. Reyes (incumbent) 39,727 100.0
Total votes 39,727 100.0
Democratic hold

2000Edit

California State Assembly election, 2000
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Sarah L. Reyes (incumbent) 47,202 63.2
Republican Richard Guerra Cabral 27,529 36.8
Total votes 74,731 100.0
Democratic hold

1998Edit

California State Assembly election, 1998
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Sarah L. Reyes 36,553 59.0
Republican David Jackson 25,426 41.0
Total votes 61,979 100.0
Democratic hold

1996Edit

California State Assembly election, 1996
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Cruz Bustamante (incumbent) 43,735 62.5
Republican Nathan Short 22,053 31.5
Libertarian Joseph H. Peacock II 2,935 4.2
Natural Law Joni Mamicki 1,273 1.8
Total votes 69,996 100.0
Democratic hold

1994Edit

California State Assembly election, 1994
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Cruz Bustamante (incumbent) 37,012 58.4
Republican Glen S. Peterson 26,378 41.6
Total votes 63,390 100.0
Democratic hold

1993 (special)Edit

California's 31st State Assembly district special election, 1993
Vacancy arising from the resignation of Bruce Bronzan
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Cruz Bustamante 18,697 57.6
Republican Doug Vagim 13,735 42.4
Total votes 32,432 100.0
Democratic hold

1992Edit

California State Assembly election, 1992
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Bruce Bronzan (incumbent) 58,025 100.0
Total votes 58,025 100.0
Democratic hold

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