Glass House: California Legislator Tracker
District 78, San Diego
Time in office
Assemblymember Christopher Ward has taken at least $161,000 from the Labor sector since he was elected to the legislature. That represents 27% of his total campaign contributions.
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1021 O Street, Suite 8320
P.O. Box 942849, Sacramento, CA 94249-0078; (916) 319-2078
2700 Adams Avenue, Suite 102, San Diego, CA 92116; (619) 280-7801
San Diego, CA
August 3, 1976
How this legislator voted in 2021-2022
Campaign contributions received by sector
OpenSecrets and CalMatters have categorized campaign contributions to legislators based on the economic sector that the donor represents. Methodology →
This is how much money Christopher Ward has taken from the various sectors since he was elected to the legislature.
|Note: The above percentages might not add up to exactly 100% because we are not displaying any contributions that have not yet been classified.|
Committees this legislator serves on
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Sponsored travel in 2022
Gifts reported in 2022
Assembly District 78 demographics
Safe Democratic district
Next election: 2024
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Most recent election
Christopher Ward (Incumbent)
Eric E. Gonzales
CalMatters coverage about this legislator
Despair in Emerald Triangle as CA legal cannabis collapses
By Sameea Kamal, February 27, 2023
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Toni Atkins (currently in office)
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