Redistricting leaves Congressman Cardoza's future in doubt

August 10, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
Congressman Dennis Cardoza's current seat in the 18th District stretches from Stockton to North Fresno is expected to be cut up and changed, absorbing parts of Democrat Jim Costa's current 20th District and Republican Jeff Denham's 19th Congressional District. Political Science Professor Tom Holyoke of Fresno State says it leaves Cardoza, a five term Democrat in a tough spot.