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Last updated Sep. 08, 2014

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Rep. Jerry McNerney (D-Calif.)

District: 9th District
Political Highlights: Democratic nominee for U.S. House, 2004; U.S. House of Representatives, 2007-present
Born: June 18, 1951; Albuquerque, N.M.
Residence: Stockton
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Mary McNerney; three children
Education: U.S. Military Academy, attended 1969-71; U. of New Mexico, B.S. 1973; U. of New Mexico, M.S. 1975; U. of New Mexico, Ph.D. 1981
Military Service: None
Start of Service: Elected: 2006 (5th term)
Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Communications & Technology; Energy & Power; Environment & the Economy); Veterans' Affairs (Economic Opportunity)

Election History
2014generalJerry McNerney (D) 63,47552.4
Tony Amador (R) 57,72947.6
2012generalJerry McNerney (D) 118,37355.6
Ricky Gill (R) 94,70444.4
2010generalJerry McNerney (D) 115,36148.0
David Harmer (R) 112,70346.9
David Christensen (AMI) 12,4395.2
2008generalJerry McNerney (D) 164,50055.3
Dean Andal (R) 133,10444.7
2006generalJerry McNerney (D) 109,86853.3
Richard Pombo (R) 96,39646.7
2004generalRichard Pombo (R) 163,58261.2
Jerry McNerney (D) 103,58738.8
Roll Call Vitals


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


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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.