California's 31st congressional district

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California's 31st congressional district
California's 31st congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
California's 31st congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Current Representative Gary Miller (RRancho Cucamonga)
Ethnicity 29.7% White, 11.0% Black, 7.2% Asian, 49.4% Hispanic, 2.7[1]% other
Cook PVI D+5

California's 31st congressional district is a congressional district in San Bernardino County, in the U.S. state of California. The district is located in the Inland Empire region, including the city of San Bernardino and portions of Rancho Cucamonga. The district is currently represented by Republican Gary Miller

Formerly, from 2003 to 2013, the district was located in Los Angeles County. It was the only congressional district entirely based within the City of Los Angeles, and included Hollywood and some predominantly Hispanic/Latino sections of central Los Angeles.

Recent election results from statewide races[edit]

Year Office Results
1992 U.S. President Clinton 51.7 - 32.3%
U.S. Senator Boxer 48.9 - 41.1%
U.S. Senator Feinstein 57.7 - 33.7%
1994 Governor [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
U.S. Senator [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
1996 U.S. President [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
1998 Governor [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
U.S. Senator [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
2000 U.S. President[2] Gore 69.3 - 27.4%
U.S. Senator[3] Feinstein 70.4 - 22.3%
2002 Governor[4] Davis 68.6 - 19.5%
2003 Gubernatorial recall[5][6] No 67.6 - 32.4%
Bustamante 58.5 - 26.5%
2004 U.S. President[7] Kerry 76.9 - 21.6%
U.S. Senator[8] Boxer 80.1 - 14.6%
2006 Governor[9] Angelides 66.8 - 26.8%
U.S. Senator[10] Feinstein 79.1 - 14.0%
2008 U.S. President[11] Obama 79.9 - 17.8%
2010 Governor[12] Brown 77.9 - 16.6%
U.S. Senator[13] Boxer 78.1 - 16.2%

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Party Dates Counties Notes
District created January 3, 1963
1971 p23 Charles H Wilson.jpg Charles H. Wilson Democratic January 3, 1963 – January 3, 1981 Los Angeles Lost re-nomination to Dymally
Mervyn M. Dymally.jpg Mervyn M. Dymally Democratic January 3, 1981 – January 3, 1983
January 3, 1983 – January 3, 1993 Los Angeles (Carson, Compton)
Matthew G Martinez.jpg Matthew G. Martinez Democratic January 3, 1993 – July 27, 2000 Los Angeles (Baldwin Park, East L.A.) Redistricted from the 30th district
Republican July 27, 2000 – January 3, 2001 Switched to Republican Party after losing re-nomination to Solis
Hilda Solis official DOL portrait.jpg Hilda Solis Democratic January 3, 2001 – January 3, 2003 Redistricted to the 32nd district
Xavierbecerra.jpeg Xavier Becerra Democratic January 3, 2003 – January 3, 2013 Los Angeles (Hollywood) Redistricted from the 30th district, Redistricted to the 34th district
GaryMiller.jpg Gary Miller Republican January 3, 2013 – Inland Empire including San Bernardino and Rancho Cucamonga Redistricted from the 42nd district

Election results[edit]

19621964196619681970197219741976197819801982198419861988199019921994199619982000200220042006200820102012

1962[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1962[14]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Charles H. Wilson (incumbent) 76,631 52.2%
Republican Gordon Hahn 70,154 47.8%
Totals 146,785 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic win (new seat)

1964[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1964[15]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Charles H. Wilson (incumbent) 114,246 64%
Republican Norman G. Shanahan 64,256 36%
Totals 178,502 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1966[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1966[16]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Charles H. Wilson (incumbent) 92,875 63.4%
Republican Norman G. Shanahan 53,708 36.6%
Totals 146,583 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1968[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1968[17]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Charles H. Wilson (incumbent) 94,387 58.9%
Republican James R. Dunn 62,711 39.1%
American Independent Stanley L. Schulte 3,134 2.0%
Totals 160,232 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1970[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1970[18]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Charles H. Wilson (incumbent) 102,071 73.2%
Republican Fred L. Casmir 37,416 26.8%
Totals 139,487 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1972[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1972[19]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Charles H. Wilson (incumbent) 85,954 52.3%
Republican Ben Valentine 69,876 42.5%
Peace and Freedom Roberta Lynn Wood 8,582 5.2%
Totals 164,412 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1974[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1974[20]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Charles H. Wilson (incumbent) 60,560 70.4%
Republican Norman A. Hodges 23,039 26.8%
Peace and Freedom William C. Taylor 2,349 2.7%
Totals 85,948 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1976[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1976[21]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Charles H. Wilson (incumbent) 83,155 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1978[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1978[22]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Charles H. Wilson (incumbent) 55,667 67.8%
Republican Don Grimshaw 26,490 32.2%
Totals 82,157 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1980[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1980[23]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Mervyn M. Dymally 69,146 64.4%
Republican Don Grimshaw 38,203 35.6%
Totals 107,349 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1982[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1982[24]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Mervyn M. Dymally (inc.) 86,718 72.4%
Republican Henry C. Minturn 33,043 27.6%
Totals 119,761 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1986[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1986[25]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Mervyn M. Dymally (inc.) 77,126 70.3%
Republican Jack McMurray 30,322 27.6%
Peace and Freedom B. Kwaku Duren 2,333 2.1%
Totals 109,781 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1988[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1988[26]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Mervyn M. Dymally (inc.) 100,919 71.6%
Republican Arnold C. May 36,017 25.5%
Peace and Freedom B. Kwaku Duren 4,091 2.9%
Totals 151,027 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1990[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1990[27]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Mervyn M. Dymally (inc.) 56,394 67.1%
Republican Eunice N. Sato 27,593 32.9%
Totals 83,987 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1992[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1992[28]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Matthew G. Martinez (inc.) 68,324 62.6%
Republican Reuben D. Franco 40,873 37.4%
Totals 109,197 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1994[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1994[29]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Matthew G. Martinez (inc.) 50,541 59.14%
Republican John V. Flores 34,926 40.86%
Totals 85,467 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1996[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1996[30]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Matthew G. Martinez (inc.) 69,285 67.5%
Republican John Flores 28,705 28.0%
Libertarian Michael Everling 4,700 4.5%
Totals 102,690 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1998[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1998[31]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Matthew G. Martinez (inc.) 61,173 70.02%
Republican Frank C. Moreno 19,786 22.65%
Green Krista Lieberg-Wong 4,377 5.01%
Libertarian Michael B. Everling 1,121 1.28%
Natural Law Gary Hearne 903 1.03%
Totals 87,360 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2000[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 2000[32]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Hilda Solis 89,600 79.4%
Green Krista Lieberg-Wong 10,294 9.1%
Libertarian Michael McGuire 7,138 6.3%
Natural Law Richard D. Griffin 5,882 5.2%
Totals 112,914 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2002[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 2002[33]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Xavier Becerra (incumbent) 54,569 81.2%
Republican Luis Vega 12,674 18.8%
Totals 67,243 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2004[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 2004[34]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Xavier Becerra (incumbent) 89,363 80.3%
Republican Luis Vega 22,048 19.7%
Totals 111,411 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2006[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 2006[35]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Xavier Becerra (incumbent) 64,952 98%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2008[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 2008[36]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Xavier Becerra (incumbent) 110,955 100.00%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2010[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 2010[37]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Xavier Becerra (incumbent) 76,363 83.82%
Republican Stephen C. Smith 14,740 16.18%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2012[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 2012[38]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Gary Miller (incumbent) 88,964 55.2%
Republican Robert Dutton 72,255 44.8%
Totals 161,219 100.0%
Republican hold

Former district boundaries[edit]

2003 - 2013

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 34°06′36″N 117°21′12″W / 34.11000°N 117.35333°W / 34.11000; -117.35333