Kern County In Depth: Discussion with 21st District candidate David Valadao

Kern County In Depth

In a one-on-one conversation with 17’s Eytan Wallace, former Congressman David Valadao announced his candidacy for the 21st Congressional district seat.

Valadao, a Republican from Hanford, lost to Rep. TJ Cox (D-Fresno) by a margin of 862 votes during the 2018 election. In what was one of the last-called and closest Congressional races in the country, Cox received 57,239 votes (50.4%), while Valadao received 56,377 (49.6%).

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