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Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.)


Biography
District: 50th District
Political Highlights: no previous office, ; U.S. House, 2009-present
Born: Dec. 7, 1976; San Diego, Calif.
Residence: Alpine
Religion: Baptist
Family: Wife, Margaret Hunter; three children
Education: San Diego State U., B.S. 2001
Military Service: Marine Corps, 2002-05; Marine Corps Reserve, 2005-08
Start of Service: Elected: 2008 (3rd term)
Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Intelligence, Emerging Threats & Capabilities; Seapower & Projection Forces); Education & the Workforce (Early Childhood, Elementary & Secondary Education; Workforce Protections); Transportation & Infrastructure (Coast Guard & Maritime Transportation - Chairman; Highways & Transit)

Election History
YearElectionCandidateVotes%
2012generalDuncan Hunter (R) 174,83867.7
David Secor (D) 83,45532.3
2010generalDuncan Hunter (R) 139,46063.1
Ray Lutz (D) 70,87032.1
Michael Benoit (LIBERT) 10,7324.9
2008generalDuncan Hunter (R) 160,72456.4
Mike Lumpkin (D) 111,05138.9
Michael Benoit (LIBERT) 13,3164.7
Roll Call Vitals

2014 Race Rating

(District: CA-50)
 
Safe Republican


See Also:

(Full Race Ratings Map)

240th

on the House Seniority List

Fellow California Rep. George Miller (D) is 5th.

1st

California is 1st on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state.

2,997

Twitter Followers (@Rep_Hunter)

Rep. Duncan Hunter has no appearances on Sunday talk shows.

Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) has the most appearances so far this year.











Roll Call and CQ Weekly use ratings assigned by the Rothenberg Political Report, which are defined as follows: SAFE: As of today, the party indicated is all but certain to win the seat. FAVORED: One candidate has a substantial advantage, but an upset is still possible. LEAN: The party indicated has the edge, but the outcome is less certain than for races rated as favored. TILT: The outcome is effectively regarded as a tossup for each of these highly competitive seats, although the party indicated has a slight edge. TOSSUP: Neither party has an edge in these contests.