Track the Electoral College results ›, California has certified its electors for the 2020 election, officially giving Joseph R. Biden Jr. more than the 270 pledged electors needed to become president. max-width: 600px; Incumbent Raul Ruiz won election in the general election for U.S. House California District 36. function defer() { Track the 2014 California 36th District Election here. } Source: Federal Elections Commission, "Campaign finance data," . padding-left: 10px; vertical-align: middle; background-color: grey; text-align: center; .image-candidate-thumbnail-wrapper .image-candidate-thumbnail { margin-bottom:16px; background-color: #003388; font-weight: 200; This section contains campaign finance figures from the Federal Election Commission covering all candidate fundraising and spending in this election. max-height: 580px; .race_header.green { background-color: #dac113; position: relative; height: 22px; .race_header.republican { } .results_row { The "Party Control" column notes which party held that seat heading into the 2018 general election. } font-size: 12px; .image-candidate-thumbnail-wrapper { display: table; left: 0; } } Disabling auto-updates may improve reliability when using a screen reader or keyboard to navigate. font-weight: bold; = candidate completed the Ballotpedia Candidate Connection survey. Steve Stockman won the general election, and represented the new district. } Click [show] to expand the table. } max-width: 75px; } overflow-y: auto; Today encapsulated the politics of progress and grievance that have defined the Trump years: Senate wins for Warnock and Ossoff, and a mob at the Capitol. padding:7px 8px 8px; width: 50px; Circle size is proportional to the amount each county’s leading candidate is ahead. font-size: 12px; .race_header.democratic { text-align: left; Incumbents are bolded and underlined. line-height: 1.5em; } } background-color: #003388; CA political parties. background-color: #6db24f; display: block; margin-bottom: 0px; Live coverage ›, Democrats have now captured control of the Senate as Jon Ossoff has defeated David Perdue, following the Rev. .image-candidate-thumbnail-wrapper { } .votebox-results-metadata-p { padding-bottom: 7px; The results have been certified. letter-spacing: .03em; margin: 0; Nearly two weeks ago, U.S. Rep. Raul Ruiz, D-Palm Desert, claimed re-election victory over Republican challenger Erin Cruz in California's 36th Congressional District race. [11][12], California's 36th Congressional District was a battleground district in 2014 due to the low margin of victory for Democrats in the previous election and last two presidential elections. overflow-y: hidden; display: inline-block; } Raphael Warnock’s victory over Senator Kelly Loeffler. } The following is an introduction to the March 3 primary election candidates and incumbent running for the California 36th Congressional District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. background-color: #6db24f; padding-left: 0; } Ballotpedia provided comprehensive coverage of how election dates and procedures changed in 2020. top: 0px; The chart below contains data from financial reports submitted to the Federal Election Commission. .image-candidate-thumbnail-wrapper .image-candidate-thumbnail { [4], FiveThirtyEight's September 2018 elasticity score for states and congressional districts measured "how sensitive it is to changes in the national political environment." } } } } In the five presidential elections between 2000 and 2016, California voted Democratic all five times. } margin-top: 0px; Incumbent Raul Ruiz (D) and Brian Nestande (R) triumphed i… display: inline-block; Data on the results of the 2012 and 2016 presidential elections broken down by state legislative districts was compiled by Daily Kos. .outer_percentage { & … top: -1px; border: 1px solid #999; text-align: left !important; Democratic incumbent Rep. Raul Ruiz is running against Republican Erin Cruz in California's 36th Congressional District election. Directory of California elections. .votebox-covid-disclaimer { color:white; display: inline-block; .race_header.green { padding-top: 3px; } padding-bottom: 8px; } Ruiz went on to defeat Nestande in the general election on November 4, 2014.[13][14]. } font-size: 2em; } Vote reporting is effectively complete in California. text-align: center; } } Read more ›, Congress reconvened to certify Joe Biden’s election as president hours after a pro-Trump mob stormed the Capitol. } .inner_percentage.Green { } The "Obama," "Romney," "Clinton," and "Trump" columns describe the percent of the vote each presidential candidate received in the district. color: #888; .votebox-results-cell--check { While the majority of changes occurred as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, some changes occurred for other reasons. font-size: 20px; Operations: Meghann Olshefski • Lauren Dixon • Kelly Rindfleisch • Sara Antel • Sara Horton. } See also: California's 36th Congressional District elections, 2014 California's 36th Congressional District was a battleground district in 2014 due to the low margin of victory for Democrats in the previous election and last two presidential elections. 3 of 17 Rashad Lewis, the Democratic candidate for Texas' 36th Congressional District, sits on a bench in front of his house Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020 in Jasper, Texas. top: 0px; Secretary of State Bowen Announces Certified List of 36th Congressional District Candidates. California election results: Ruiz, Cruz lead in 36th Congressional District; Obernolte, Bubser ahead in 8th Melissa Daniels and Sam Metz, Palm Springs Desert Sun 3/7/2020 margin-right: 10px; } width: 100% jQuery( ".votebox" ).each(function( index ) { display: block; display: inline-block; overflow-x: scroll; Read more ›, Joseph R. Biden Jr. has received a majority of votes from the Electoral College, formally securing the presidency in the manner set out in the Constitution. .mw-body #mw-content-text th.votebox-results-cell--text { } width: 100%; 2020 Q1 Campaign Finance: What 39th Congressional District Candidates Raised And Spent Young Kim retains a narrow lead over Incumbent Gil Cisneros while relying on less PAC money By Evan Symon, April 30, 2020 2:22 am margin-top: 1em; His main challengers in the 36th Congressional District race are Erin Cruz of Palm Springs, Patrice Kimbler of Desert Hot Springs and Milo Stevanovich of Palm Springs, all Republicans. .race_header { background-color: #ccc; position: relative; margin-right: 12px; } width: 35px !important; }. width: 35px !important; position: absolute; Comprised of parts of Los Angeles, Kern, and San Bernardino counties, the district fans out from Edwards Air Force Base, injecting a steady Republican presence into a left-leaning district. background-color: #db0000; The 36th Congressional … color:white; .results_row td { letter-spacing: 0.03em; } } .mw-content-ltr td.votebox-results-cell--text, color: #6db24f; } float: left; } display: block; See live results ›, A mob of people loyal to President Trump stormed the Capitol, halting Congress’s counting of the electoral votes to confirm President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s victory. The table below details filing requirements for 36th Congressional District candidates in California in the 2020 election cycle. font-weight: 300; let item = jQuery('.votebox .indicate_scroll').get(index); .non_result_row th { California modified its absentee/mail-in and in-person voting procedures for the November 3, 2020, general election as follows: For a full timeline about election modifications made in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, click here. } font-size: 2em; padding-bottom: 8px; .mw-body #mw-content-text .votebox .race_header h5.votebox-header-election-type { font-weight: 100; background-color: #f4f4f4; top: -5px; } width: 100%; Incumbent Assemblymember Tom Lackey (R-Palmdale), who has represented the district since 2014, is facing a challenge from … font-style: italic; color: #888; padding-top: 3px; font-weight: 300; color: #0645ad; } } .race_header.libertarian { There are no Pivot Counties in California. .votebox { Incumbent Raul Ruiz (D) defeated Jeff Stone (R) in the general election on November 8, 2016. California's 36th congressional district is a U.S. congressional district in California. padding-left: 16px; .race_footer { The following table details results of the 2012 and 2016 presidential elections by state Assembly districts in California. .mw-body #mw-content-text th.votebox-results-cell--text { } padding-bottom: 7px; This district's elasticity score was 1.03. .non_result_row { } background-color: #f9d334; overflow-y: hidden; * According to the FEC, "Receipts are anything of value (money, goods, services or property) received by a political committee." For additional information on candidate ballot access requirements in California, click here. top: -5px; width: 50%; font-weight: 300; } It does not include information on fundraising before the current campaign cycle or on spending by satellite groups. .votebox-results-metadata { border-radius: 50%; ** According to the FEC, a disbursement "is a purchase, payment, distribution, loan, advance, deposit or gift of money or anything of value to influence a federal election," plus other kinds of payments not made to influence a federal election. } }. .votebox-scroll-container { left: 0px; if(document.getElementsByClassName("reference").length==0) if(document.getElementById('Footnotes')!==null) document.getElementById('Footnotes').parentNode.style.display = 'none'; Communications: Kristen Vonasek • Kayla Harris • Megan Brown • Mary Dunne • Sarah Groat • Heidi Jung padding-top: 8px; padding-bottom: 5px; width: 50px; } color: #fff; California's 36th Congressional District election, 2020, Presidential results by legislative district, Processing, counting, and challenging absentee/mail-in ballots, Federal and state primary competitiveness, Ballotpedia's Election Analysis Hub, 2020, 36th Congressional District of California, Changes to election dates, procedures, and administration in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, 2020, The Cook Political Report's Partisan Voter Index, California's 36th Congressional District election, 2018, California's 36th Congressional District election, 2016, California's 36th Congressional District elections, 2014, United States House of Representatives elections in California, 2020, United States House of Representatives elections, 2020, Ballot access for major and minor party candidates, Congressional incumbents not running for re-election, Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee, https://ballotpedia.org/wiki/index.php?title=California%27s_36th_Congressional_District_election,_2020&oldid=8186152, Tracking election disputes, lawsuits, and recounts, Ballotpedia's Daily Presidential News Briefing, Submit a photo, survey, video, conversation, or bio. .inner_percentage, .inner_percentage.Nonpartisan, .inner_percentage.Independent, .inner_percentage.Constitution, .inner_percentage.unknown { width: 350px; We will elect officers, re-appoint PCOs, 36th Reorganization & Bylaws margin-right: 10px; } vertical-align: top; .mw-body #mw-content-text th.votebox-results-cell--text { top: -1px; .inner_percentage { .inner_percentage.Democratic { margin-bottom: 4px; In 2012, Mitt Romney (R) won 22 out of 80 state Assembly districts in California with an average margin of victory of 12.2 points. padding-bottom: 3px; The district encompasses most of … The Nov. 3 ballot in California’s 36th Congressional District features a race between Republican, author and conservative activist Erin Cruz and Rep. Raul Ruiz, D … padding-bottom: 8px; .votebox_bp_logo { margin-bottom: .75em; } The Republican candidates in the March primary for Texas’s 36th Congressional District are two-term incumbent Brian Babin and challenger RJ Boatman. font-size: 12px; } } letter-spacing: .04em; Ruiz, Cruz Face Off In California's 36th Congressional District - Palm Desert, CA - The two candidates are vying for the district seat that represents the … Candidates for Congress are required to file financial reports on a quarterly basis, as well as two weeks before any primary, runoff, or general election in which they will be on the ballot and upon the termination of any campaign committees. text-align: left; PALM DESERT, CA — The race for California's 36th Congressional District seat pits Democratic incumbent Dr. Raul Ruiz (Palm Desert) against … .inner_percentage.Green { left: 0; } background-color: #db0000; Read more ›, Source: Election results from National Election Pool/Edison Research, By Michael Andre, Aliza Aufrichtig, Gray Beltran, Matthew Bloch, Larry Buchanan, Andrew Chavez, Nate Cohn, Matthew Conlen, Annie Daniel, Asmaa Elkeurti, Andrew Fischer, Josh Holder, Will Houp, Jonathan Huang, Josh Katz, Aaron Krolik, Jasmine C. Lee, Rebecca Lieberman, Ilana Marcus, Jaymin Patel, Charlie Smart, Ben Smithgall, Umi Syam, Rumsey Taylor, Miles Watkins and Isaac WhiteAdditional data collection by Alice Park, Rachel Shorey, Thu Trinh and Quoctrung BuiCandidate photo research and production by Earl Wilson, Alana Celii, Lalena Fisher, Yuriria Avila, Amanda Cordero, Laura Kaltman, Andrew Rodriguez, Alex Garces, Chris Kahley, Andy Chen, Chris O'Brien, Jim DeMaria, Dave Braun and Jessica WhiteReporting contributed by Alicia Parlapiano. overflow: hidden; position: relative; .electionsectionheading { background-color: #003388; .votebox_legend { height: 100%; padding-bottom: 0px; width: 100% margin-bottom: .75em; width: 90%; Source. background-color: green; height: 56px; In 2016, California had 55 electoral votes, which was the most of any state. .results_row { .race_header.libertarian { .mw-body #mw-content-text .votebox .race_header h3.votebox-header-office-name { padding-bottom: 0px; Rep. Raul Ruiz was first elected to Congress in 2012, representing California’s 36th congressional district, which includes several communities in… Linda Sanchez D, CA 38 margin-bottom: -2px !important; Donald Trump (R) received 31.6 percent. .results_row td { .votebox_bp_logo { MOJAVE, Calif. (KGET) — The two candidates running for the 36th Assembly District shared their visions for East Kern Wednesday. vertical-align: top; Help us develop the tools to bring real-time legislative data into the classroom. Since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2022) Democrat @RepRaulRuizMD Official Website 202-225-5330. } margin-bottom:16px; } overflow-x: auto; vertical-align: middle; In the 2016 presidential election, Hillary Clinton (D) won California with 61.7 percent of the vote. .results_row td:first-child { Tight Georgia Race Comes Down to Metro Atlanta, Phoenix’s Blue Wave Pushes Arizona Toward Biden, California Election Results: 36th Congressional District, Congress reconvened to certify Joe Biden’s election as president hours after a pro-Trump mob stormed the Capitol. background-color: green; z-index:1; margin-right: 12px; padding-bottom: 5px; width: 100%; .percentage_number { padding-top: 8px; background-color: #db0000; Each race rating indicates if one party is perceived to have an advantage in the race and, if so, the degree of advantage: Race ratings are informed by a number of factors, including polling, candidate quality, and election result history in the race's district or state.[8][9][10]. The 36th State Assembly District: The 36th District is where Los Angeles ends and where desert and farms begin. letter-spacing: 0.03em; .non_result_row { color: #fff; “That’s our lake,” says Kimberlin Brown Pelzer, the Hollywood star now running for Congress as a Republican in California’s 36th congressional district. Based in the eastern part of Riverside County, it covers most of the desert communities of Palm Springs, Palm Desert, Indio, Coachella, Rancho Mirage, Desert Hot Springs, Indian Wells and Cathedral City in the Inland Empire. overflow-y: auto; @media screen and (max-width: 350px) { position: relative; .electionsectionheading { } margin-top: 16px; Read more ›, Glenn Thrush, in Washington Nov. 30, 2020, Arizona has officially certified Biden’s narrow victory in the state, further undermining Trump’s efforts to portray his decisive national loss as a matter still under dispute. margin: 0px 10px; The candidates and their official ballot designations are: background-color: #db0000; .mw-body #mw-content-text th.votebox-results-cell--text { text-align: left !important; letter-spacing: .03em; .indicate_scroll { height: 56px; .votebox { if (window.jQuery) { overflow-x: scroll; } California's 36th congressional district is a U.S. congressional district in California.Based in the eastern part of Riverside County, it covers most of the desert communities of Palm Springs, Palm Desert, Indio, Coachella, Rancho Mirage, Desert Hot Springs, Indian Wells and Cathedral City in the Inland Empire. function indicateScroll (){ .votebox-results-cell--number { .votebox-results-metadata-p { } Ruiz and Stone defeated Stephan Wolkowicz (R) in the top-two primary on June 7, 2016. 100% of counties (1 of 1) have reported absentee votes. } In Palm Desert, Ruiz, addressed about 35 … Click here to contact us for media inquiries, and please donate here to support our continued expansion. background-color: #003388; } font-weight: 200; Ballotpedia features 319,295 encyclopedic articles written and curated by our professional staff of editors, writers, and researchers. font-weight: 100; top: 2px; position: absolute; display: inline-block; margin-top: 0px; .results_row.winner { With Election Day just more than a month away, the two candidates squaring off for the 36th District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives spoke with News Channel 3 … } padding-left: 8px; Pivot Counties are counties that voted for Barack Obama (D) in 2008 and 2012 and for Donald Trump (R) in 2016. Democratic incumbent Rep. Raul Ruiz is running against Republican Erin Cruz in California's 36th Congressional District election. Voting info. z-index:1; Representative Raul Ruiz (D-CA) and State Representative Brian Nestande (R) met in a debate for the California 36th Congressional District seat at the Gulf California … .inner_percentage.Libertarian { Click here to contact our editorial staff, and click here to report an error. font-size: 0.9em; CALIFORNIA 36th Congressional District April 11, 2011 IF ONLY THE SPECIAL GENERAL (05/17/11) IS HELD, POLITICAL COMMITTEES MUST FILE: REPORT REPORTING PERIOD 1 REG./CERT. margin-top: 1em; .votebox-results-cell--number { The sun shines brightly over the desert valley, as a crosswind whips across State Route 86, picking up the faint scent of the Salton Sea. text-align: center; Incumbent Raul Ruiz (D) and Brian Nestande (R) triumphed in the blanket primary over Ray Haynes (R). } Representative for California's 36th congressional district. border-bottom: 1px solid grey; font-style: italic; } Read more ›, Richard Fausset, in Atlanta Nov. 19, 2020, President-elect Joseph R. 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