Aug. 28, 2014

Rep. Linda T. Sánchez (D-Calif.)

  • District: 38th District, Eastern Los Angeles County -- Norwalk, Whittier
  • Residence: Whittier
  • Born: January 28, 1969; Orange, Calif.
  • Religion: Roman Catholic
  • Family: Husband, Jim Sullivan; one child, three stepchildren
  • Education: U. of California, Berkeley, B.A. 1991 (Spanish literature); U. of California, Los Angeles, J.D. 1995
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: No previous office; U.S. House, 2003-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2002 (6th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Ethics - Ranking Member (Grimm Inquiry - Ranking Member); Ways & Means (Oversight; Select Revenue Measures); Benghazi Attack
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State Information: 38th District, Eastern Los Angeles County -- Norwalk, Whittier

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general (CA-38 representative) Linda Sanchez (D) 145,280 67.5%
Benjamin Campos (R) 69,807 32.5%
2010 general (CA-39 representative) Linda Sanchez (D) 81,590 63.3%
Larry Andre (R) 42,037 32.6%
John Smith (AMI) 5,334 4.1%
2008 general (CA-39 representative) Linda Sanchez (D) 125,289 69.7%
Diane Lenning (R) 54,533 30.3%
2006 general (CA-39 representative) Linda Sanchez (D) 72,149 65.9%
James Andion (R) 37,384 34.1%
2004 general (CA-39 representative) Linda Sanchez (D) 100,132 60.7%
Tim Escobar (R) 64,832 39.3%
2002 general (CA-39 representative) Linda Sanchez (D) 52,256 54.8%
Tim Escobar (R) 38,925 40.8%
Richard Newhouse (LIBERT) 4,165 4.4%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 65% Mitt Romney: 33%
2008 Barack Obama: 64% John McCain: 36%