With the candidates on the June 5 primary election ballot finalized, campaigns and voter registration drives are underway.
Recently drawn redistricting maps put previous representatives, Rep. Adam Schiff and Assemblyman Anthony Portantino in new districts, leaving Montrose-La Crescenta residents voting for brand new representatives in the House of Representatives and Assembly. State Sen. Carol Liu, who currently represents Montrose, is running again in the new district representing both Montrose and La Crescenta.
While Portantino originally said he would be running for Congress, .
Races for the new districts representing Montrose-La Crescenta include State Senator 25th District, U.S. Representative 28th District and State Assembly 43rd District.
The top two vote-getters in the June 5 primary election will advance to the Nov. 6 general election regardless of party preference or whether one candidate receives a majority of votes in the primary. The primary election will include elections for U.S. President, the U.S. Senate, the U.S. House of Representatives, as well as state Senate and state Assembly seats.
The deadline to register for the June Primary Election is May 21.
The following are candidates in districts representing Montrose-La Crescenta in the June 5 primary election:
State Senator—25th District: Includes Montrose-La Crescenta, La Canada Flintridge, Altadena, Sierra Madre, San Marino, South Pas and Glendora.
Carol Liu - Democratic
- P O BOX 8663, La Crescenta, CA 91224
- (626) 794-7271
Ameenah Fuller – Democratic
- 1307 Yellow Rose Way, Upland, CA 91786
- (909) 963-1033
Gilbert V. Gonzales - Republican
- P O BOX 70216, Pasadena, CA 91117
- (626) 765-6470
United States Representative—28th District: Includes Montrose-La Crescenta, La Canada Flintridge, Glendale, Burbank, Silver Lake, Hollywood and West Hollywood.
Sal Genovese - Democratic
- 938 N. Kingsley Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90029
- (323) 661-8910
Phil Jennerjahn - Republican
- 6467 Lexington Ave., Los Angeles
- (910) 869-6474
Jonathan Ryan Kalbfeld - Democratic
- P.O. Box 1580, La Canada Flintridge, CA 91012
- (202) 249-7688
Garen Mailyan - Republican
- (818) 565-9913
Massie Munroe - Democratic
- P.O. Box 7278, Beverly Hills, California 90202
- (818) 943-0661
Adam Schiff - Democratic
- 87 N. Raymond Ave. #800, Pasadena, CA 91103
- (626) 304-2727
Jenny Worman - Republican
State Assembly—43rd District: Includes Montrose-La Crescenta, La Canada Flintridge, Glendale, Burbank and Hollywood.
Mike Gatto - Democratic
- 2658 Griffith Park Blvd. #415, Los Angeles, CA 90039
Greg Krikorian - Republican
- (818) 240-7709
For more information on the candidates or the June 5 primary election, visit the Los Angeles County Clerk website.