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Governor

Democrat

– Incumbent

Republican

No Party Preference

Lt. Governor

The Lieutenant Governor serves as Acting Governor whenever the Governor is absent from the state, and automatically becomes Governor if a vacancy occurs in the Office of Governor.

Democrat

– Incumbent

Peace and Freedom

Secretary of State

Shirley Weber

Democrat

– Incumbent

Controller

The Controller, or Comptroller, is effectively the chief financial officer of a public body.

Republican

Treasurer

Fiona Ma

Democrat

– Incumbent

Attorney General

The attorney general enforces federal laws, provides legal counsel in federal cases, interprets the laws that govern executive departments, heads federal jails and penal institutions, and examines alleged violations of federal laws.

Democrat

– Incumbent

No Party Preference

Insurance Commissioner

Ricardo Lara

Democrat

– Incumbent

Superintendent of Public Instruction

Tony Thurmond

Democrat

– Incumbent

Board of Equalization – 1st District

Ted Gaines

Republican

– Incumbent

Senator – 12th District

Senate District 12 includes portions of Fresno, Kern, and Tulare Counties, including the whole Cities of California City, Clovis, Exeter, Maricopa, Ridgecrest, Taft, and Tehachapi, and portions of the Cities of Bakersfield, Fresno, Shafter, Tulare, and Visalia.

Republican

– Incumbent

Susanne Gundy

Democrat

Senator – 14th District

Senate District 14 includes portions of Fresno, Madera, Merced, and Tulare Counties, including the whole Cities of Atwater, Chowchilla, Coalinga, Dos Palos, Firebaugh, Fowler, Gustine, Huron, Kerman, Los Banos, Madera, Mendota, Merced, Orange Cove, Parlier, Reedley, Sanger, San Joaquin, and Selma, and portions of the Cities of Fresno and Livingston.

Democrat

 

Paulina Miranda

Democrat

Amnon Shor

Republican

Senator – 16th District

Senate District 16 includes Kings County and portions of Fresno, Kern, and Tulare Counties. This district includes the whole Cities of Arvin, Avenal, Corcoran, Delano, Dinuba, Farmersville, Hanford, Kingsburg, Lemoore, Lindsay, McFarland, Porterville, Wasco, and Woodlake, and portions of the Cities of Bakersfield, Shafter, Tulare, and Visalia.

Democrat

– Incumbent

Democrat

Democrat

Republican

Republican

State Assembly – 32nd District

Assembly District 32 consists of portions of Kern and Tulare Counties, including the whole Cities of Exeter, Ridgecrest, Tehachapi, Maricopa, and Taft, and portions of the Cities of Bakersfield and Visalia.

Republican

– Incumbent

State Assembly – 33rd District

The district, one of the largest in California, encompasses a wide expanse of the High Desert, stretching from the Victor Valley to the Nevada and Arizona borders.

Republican

– Incumbent

Democrat

State Assembly – 35th District

Assembly District 35 consists of portions of Kern County including the whole Cities of McFarland, Shafter, Arvin, Delano, and Wasco, and portions of the City of Bakersfield. *This is most similar to the current 32nd district in which Rudy Salas is the incumbent

Democrat