The incumbent is Steve Knight (R-Palmdale)
The Cook Political Report rates this race: Toss-up (PVI Even)
Median Income: $70,000
Poverty Rate: 13%
Here’s an article that provides local history and context for the (in)famous acquittals in the Rodney King beating trial.
The Melody Ranch: site of many Hollywood westerns
Lancaster, CA: the solar capital of California
Check out the Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve!
And, when you need a boost, you can visit Happy Face Hill on facebook.