Aug. 21, 2014

Rep. Jerry McNerney (D-Calif.)

  • District: 9th District, Stockton and parts of Contra Costa and Sacramento counties
  • Residence: Stockton
  • Born: June 18, 1951; Albuquerque, N.M.
  • Religion: Roman Catholic
  • Family: Wife, Mary McNerney; three children
  • Education: U.S. Military Academy, attended 1969-71; U. of New Mexico, B.S. 1973 (mathematics); U. of New Mexico, M.S. 1975 (mathematics); U. of New Mexico, Ph.D. 1981 (mathematics)
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Democratic nominee for U.S. House, 2004; U.S. House, 2007-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2006 (4th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Commerce, Manufacturing & Trade; Energy & Power; Environment & the Economy)
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State Information: 9th District, Stockton and parts of Contra Costa and Sacramento counties

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general (CA-09 representative) Jerry McNerney (D) 118,373 55.6%
Ricky Gill (R) 94,704 44.4%
2010 general (CA-11 representative) Jerry McNerney (D) 115,361 48%
David Harmer (R) 112,703 46.9%
David Christensen (AMI) 12,439 5.2%
2008 general (CA-11 representative) Jerry McNerney (D) 164,500 55.3%
Dean Andal (R) 133,104 44.7%
write-in (Write-In) 12  
2006 general (CA-11 representative) Jerry McNerney (D) 109,868 53.3%
Richard Pombo (R) 96,396 46.7%
2004 general (CA-11 representative) Richard Pombo (R) 163,582 61.2%
Jerry McNerney (D) 103,587 38.8%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 58% Mitt Romney: 40%
2008 Barack Obama: 58% John McCain: 42%