California 25

The incumbent is Steve Knight (R-Palmdale)

WHO’S RUNNING:

Democrat:

Bryan Caforio

Katie Hill

Jess Phoenix

Republican:

Steve Knight

The Cook Political Report rates this race:  Toss-up (PVI Even)

THE NUMBERS:

Population:  714,000

46% White

8% Black

35% Latino

8% Asian

Median Income:  $70,000

Poverty Rate: 13%

College-educated: 28%

NEWSPAPERS:

The Santa Clarita Valley Signal

Here’s an article that provides local history and context for the (in)famous acquittals in the Rodney King beating trial.

The Antelope Valley Times

VISIT:

The Reagan Presidential Library

The Melody Ranch: site of many Hollywood westerns

Lancaster, CA: the solar capital of California

PICTURES:

Check out the Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve!

And, when you need a boost, you can visit Happy Face Hill on facebook.


 

Eunice Panetta