Porterville won’t have the distinction of being represented possibly by the Speaker of the House in 2023. But Springville could.
An independent commission that drew maps for redistricting in California will cause major changes as far as how this area is represented. As a result of the redistricting when it comes to its State Assemblyman, State Senator and U.S. Representative, Porterville is already guaranteed to lose two of its representatives after the 2022 November midterm election.
Kevin McCarthy will no longer represent Porterville if he wins reelection in the 2022 midterm. And Porterville is also losing its State Senator, Melissa Hurtado, D-Sanger, as a result of the redistricting.
Control of Congress will be on the line in the November…