Challenger David Harmer leads Jerry McNerney in 11th Congressional District
David Harmer, right, shakes hands with David Gillingwater during a campaign celebration at Le Bistro in Stockton on Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010.
Education: Doctorate in mathematics, University
of New Mexico.
Career: Engineering and energy consultant prior
to joining Congress.
Family: Wife, Mary; three grown children.
Posted: Wednesday, November 3, 2010 12:19 am
It was too close to call in the race between two-term
Congressional incumbent Jerry McNerney and Republican challenger
David Harmer in the 11th Congressional District. The result likely
will remain in doubt until the election is officially
With all 613 precincts reporting early Wednesday, unofficial
results show McNerney, D-Pleasanton, with 82,124 votes (47.5
percent) — just 121 votes more than Harmer, who received 82,003
votes (47.5 percent). Harmer is a Republican from San Ramon.
Wednesday, November 3, 2010 12:19 am.