Aug. 22, 2014
Will retire at end of current term (announced Jan. 12, 2012)

Rep. Jerry Lewis (R-Calif.)

  • District: 41st District, Most of San Bernardino County -- Redlands
  • Residence: Redlands
  • Born: October 21, 1934; Seattle, Wash.
  • Religion: Presbyterian
  • Family: Wife, Arlene Willis; seven children
  • Education: U. of California, Los Angeles, B.A. 1956 (government)
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: San Bernardino School Board, 1965-68; Calif. Assembly, 1968-78; Republican nominee for Calif. Senate, 1973; U.S. House, 1979-2013
  • Elected: Elected: 1978 (17th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Appropriations (Defense; Energy-Water; Interior-Environment; Labor-HHS-Education; State-Foreign Operations)
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State Information: 41st District, Most of San Bernardino County -- Redlands

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2010 general Jerry Lewis (R) 127,857 63.2%
Pat Meagher (D) 74,394 36.8%
2008 general Jerry Lewis (R) 159,486 61.6%
Tim Prince (D) 99,214 38.4%
2006 general Jerry Lewis (R) 109,761 66.9%
Louie Contreras (D) 54,235 33.1%
2004 general Jerry Lewis (R) 181,605 83%
Peymon Mottahedek (LIBERT) 37,332 17%
2002 general Jerry Lewis (R) 91,326 67.4%
Keith Johnson (D) 40,155 29.6%
Kevin Craig (LIBERT) 4,052 3%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2008 Barack Obama: 43.7% John McCain: 54.2%
2004 John Kerry: 37% George W. Bush: 62%
2000 Al Gore: 40% George W. Bush: 54%