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Brad Sherman is re-elected to the US House – Daily Sundial

Guillaume Franco Espinosa

“I Voted” stickers are handed out to those voting in the 2022 California general election inside the Premier America Credit Union Arena at CSUN on Monday, Nov. 7, 2022, in Northridge, Calif. November 8 marks the 2022 California general election which includes federal, state, and judicial candidates, as well as ballot proposals, local candidates, and metrics.

Democratic incumbent Brad Sherman won the election for California’s 32nd congressional district over Republican opponent Lucie Lapointe Volotzky, according to The Associated Press. The race was called at 9:09 p.m. on Tuesday, November 8.

Sherman currently represents California’s 30th congressional district, but his district will become the 32nd district next year based on a redistricting following the 2020 census.

Sherman will now represent sections of Northridge, Canoga Park, Reseda, North Hills, Chatsworth, Encino, Sherman Oaks, Studio City, Tarzana, Topanga, West Hills, Winnetka, Woodland Hills, Bel Air, Bell Canyon, Malibu, Pacific Palisades, Beverly Glen and Brentwood, according to its website.

As of Friday morning, Sherman held 65.9% of 149,873 voice that were counted, according to the Los Angeles County Clerk/County Clerk. Volotzky got 34.1% of the vote.

Sherman has consistently voted for gun legislation, including a ban on assault weapons passed in the House of Representatives this summer. He also repeatedly sponsored climate change legislation during his tenure, including the Green New Deal.

The congressman was a vocal supporter of the Armenian people, including on its government’s website. He advocated for economic aid to Armenia following their conflict with Azerbaijan, while pushing for the suspension of US military aid to Azerbaijan, according to Time magazine. article of October 3.

Sherman will begin representing the 32nd District on Jan. 3, 2023. This will be his 14th term in the House.

Cory E. Barnes

The author Cory E. Barnes