Aug. 28, 2014

Rep. Jeff Denham (R-Calif.)

  • District: 10th District, Central Valley -- Modesto, Tracy
  • Residence: Turlock
  • Born: July 29, 1967; Hawthorne, Calif.
  • Religion: Presbyterian
  • Family: Wife, Sonia Denham; two children
  • Education: Victor Valley Junior College, A.A. 1989 (liberal arts); California Polytechnic State U., B.A. 1992 (political science)
  • Military Service: Air Force 1984-88; Air Force Reserve 1988-00
  • Political Highlights: Republican nominee for Calif. Assembly, 2000; Calif. Senate, 2002-10; U.S. House, 2011-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2010 (2nd term)
  • Committee Assignments: Agriculture (Horticulture, Research, Biotechnology & Foreign Agriculture; Livestock, Rural Development & Credit); Transportation & Infrastructure (Aviation; Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials - Chairman; Water Resources & Environment); Veterans' Affairs (Health)
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State Information: 10th District, Central Valley -- Modesto, Tracy

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general (CA-10 representative) Jeff Denham (R) 110,265 52.7%
Jose Hernandez (D) 98,934 47.3%
2010 general (CA-19 representative) Jeff Denham (R) 128,394 64.6%
Loraine Goodwin (D) 69,912 35.1%
write-in (WRI) 596 0.3%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 51% Mitt Romney: 47%
2008 Barack Obama: 51% John McCain: 49%