Rep. Darrell Issa is the top fundraiser among Southern California lawmakers; Credit: Lauren Osen/KPCC It's six months until California's June primary. Every one of the state's 53 Congressional seats will be on the ballot.
Nearly 1 in 5 Democratic U.S. Representatives in office today were first elected via special election compared to just 1 in 10 Republicans.
Republicans have been talking big this fall, saying they expect to improve greatly on their current 15 seats in California's delegation of 53 members on the House of Representatives.
Republican Central Committee backs DeMaio over two GOP rivals in race against Rep. Scott Peters