Aug. 23, 2014

Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Calif.)

  • District: 30th District, Part of the San Fernando Valley; part of Burbank
  • Residence: Sherman Oaks
  • Born: October 24, 1954; Los Angeles, Calif.
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Family: Wife, Lisa N. K. Sherman; three children
  • Education: U. of California, Los Angeles, B.A. 1974 (political communication); Harvard U., J.D. 1979
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Calif. State Board of Equalization, 1991-97 (chairman, 1991-95); U.S. House, 1997-present
  • Elected: Elected: 1996 (9th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Financial Services (Capital Markets & Government Sponsored Enterprises; Housing and Insurance); Foreign Affairs (Asia & the Pacific; Terrorism, Nonproliferation & Trade - Ranking Member)
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State Information: 30th District, Part of the San Fernando Valley; part of Burbank

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general (CA-30 representative) Brad Sherman (D) 149,456 60.3%
Howard Berman (D) 98,395 39.7%
2010 general (CA-27 representative) Brad Sherman (D) 102,927 65.2%
Mark Reed (R) 55,056 34.8%
2008 general (CA-27 representative) Brad Sherman (D) 145,812 68.5%
Navraj Singh (R) 52,852 24.8%
Tim Denton (LIBERT) 14,171 6.7%
2006 general (CA-27 representative) Brad Sherman (D) 92,650 68.8%
Peter Hankwitz (R) 42,074 31.2%
2004 general (CA-27 representative) Brad Sherman (D) 125,296 62.3%
Robert Levy (R) 66,946 33.3%
Eric Carter (GREEN) 8,956 4.4%
2002 general (CA-27 representative) Brad Sherman (D) 79,815 62%
Robert Levy (R) 48,996 38%
2000 general (CA-24 representative) Brad Sherman (D) 155,398 66%
Jerry Doyle (R) 70,169 29.8%
Juan Ros (LIBERT) 6,966 3%
Michael Cuddehe (NL) 2,911 1.2%
1998 general (CA-24 representative) Brad Sherman (D) 103,491 57.3%
Randy Hoffman (R) 69,501 38.5%
Catherine Carter (NL) 3,033 1.7%
Erich Miller (LIBERT) 2,695 1.5%
Ralph Shroyer (PFP) 1,860 1%
1996 general (CA-24 representative) Brad Sherman (D) 106,193 50.4%
Rich Sybert (R) 93,629 42.5%
Ralph Shroyer (PFP) 6,267 3%
Erich Miller (LIBERT) 5,691 2.7%
Ron Lawrence (NL) 3,068 1.4%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 65% Mitt Romney: 32%
2008 Barack Obama: 67% John McCain: 33%