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June 2017

Congressional

Preview of the CA-34 Runoff: The Forgotten Special Election (Updated With Results)

June 6th will feature the special election runoff for the California 34th district.  The seat, deep in the heart of Los Angeles, was vacated when Congressman Xavier Becerra was appointed California Attorney General.  This forced a special election in a seat that gave Hillary Clinton over 80% of the vote in 2016, ensuring all focus would be on the Democratic side.  As a series of other special elections were triggered, CA-34 fell off the radar.  Surprisingly competitive Democrats in KS-04 and MT-AL; as well as a very competitive GA-06 special relegated CA-34 to afterthought. Continue Reading