Aug. 28, 2014

Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-Calif.)

  • District: 32nd District, Central San Gabriel Valley -- El Monte, West Covina
  • Residence: Norwalk
  • Born: December 4, 1936; Brownsville, Texas
  • Religion: Roman Catholic
  • Family: Husband, Frank Napolitano; five children (one deceased)
  • Education: Brownsville H.S., graduated 1954
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Norwalk City Council, 1986-92 (mayor, 1989-90); Calif. Assembly, 1992-98; U.S. House, 1999-present
  • Elected: Elected: 1998 (8th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Natural Resources (Water & Power - Ranking Member); Transportation & Infrastructure (Highways & Transit; Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials; Water Resources & Environment)
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State Information: 32nd District, Central San Gabriel Valley -- El Monte, West Covina

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general (CA-32 representative) Grace Napolitano (D) 124,903 65.7%
David Miller (R) 65,208 34.3%
2010 general (CA-38 representative) Grace Napolitano (D) 85,459 73.4%
Robert Vaughn (R) 30,883 26.5%
2008 general (CA-38 representative) Grace Napolitano (D) 130,211 81.7%
Christopher Agrella (LIBERT) 29,113 18.3%
2006 general (CA-38 representative) Grace Napolitano (D) 75,181 75.3%
Sidney Street (R) 24,620 24.7%
2004 general (CA-38 representative) Grace Napolitano (D) 116,851 100%
2002 general (CA-38 representative) Grace Napolitano (D) 62,600 71.1%
Alex Burrola (R) 23,126 26.3%
Al Cuperus (LIBERT) 2,301 2.6%
2000 general (CA-34 representative) Grace Napolitano (D) 105,980 71.3%
Robert Canales (R) 33,445 22.5%
Julia Simon (NL) 9,262 6.2%
1998 general (CA-34 representative) Grace F. Napolitano (D) 76,471 67.6%
Ed Perez (R) 32,321 28.6%
Jason Heath (LIBERT) 2,195 1.9%
Walter Scott (AMI) 2,088 1.8%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 65% Mitt Romney: 32%
2008 Barack Obama: 64% John McCain: 36%