Alabama's 2nd Congressional District

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Alabama's 2nd Congressional District
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Current incumbentMartha Roby Republican Party
Population678,860
Gender51.5% Female, 48.5% Male
Race66.3% White, 29.7% Black, 1% Asian
Ethnicity3.3% Hispanic
Unemployment11.2%
Median household income$41,360
High school graduation rate82.4%
College graduation rate20.7%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
Alabama's 2nd Congressional District is located in the southeastern portion of the state. Bullock, Barbour, Henry, Houston, Geneva, Dale, Coffee, Crenshaw, Butler, Covington, Antauga, Elmore and Conecuh counties are included in the new district boundaries.[1]

The current representative of the 2nd Congressional District is Martha Roby (R).

Elections

2014

See also: Alabama's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2014

The 2nd Congressional District of Alabama will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Alabama's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2012

The 2nd Congressional District of Alabama held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Martha Roby won re-election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, Alabama District 2 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Therese Ford 36.3% 103,092
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMartha Roby Incumbent 63.6% 180,591
     Write-In N/A 0.1% 270
Total Votes 283,953
Source: Alabama Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Martha Roby won election to the United States House. She defeated Bobby Bright (D) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Alabama District 2 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMartha Roby 51.1% 111,645
     Democratic Bobby Bright incumbent 48.9% 106,865
Total Votes 218,510

2008
On November 4, 2008, Bobby Bright won election to the United States House. He defeated Jay Love (R) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Alabama District 2 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBobby Bright 50.2% 144,368
     Republican Jay Love 49.6% 142,578
     N/A Write-in 0.2% 448
Total Votes 287,394

2006
On November 7, 2006, Terry Everett won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Charles Dean James (D) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Alabama District 2 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTerry Everett incumbent 69.5% 124,302
     Democratic Charles Dean James 30.4% 54,450
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 167
Total Votes 178,919

2004
On November 2, 2004, Terry Everett won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Charles Dean James (D) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Alabama District 2 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTerry Everett incumbent 71.4% 177,086
     Democratic Charles Dean James 28.5% 70,562
     Libertarian Write-in 0.1% 299
Total Votes 247,947

2002
On November 5, 2002, Terry Everett won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Charles Woods (D) and Floyd Shackelford (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Alabama District 2 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTerry Everett incumbent 68.8% 129,233
     Democratic Charles Woods 29.5% 55,495
     Libertarian Floyd Shackelford 1.6% 2,948
     N/A Write-in 0.2% 289
Total Votes 187,965

2000
On November 7, 2000, Terry Everett won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Charles Woods (D) and Wallace McGahan (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Alabama District 2 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTerry Everett incumbent 68.2% 151,830
     Democratic Charles Woods 29.2% 64,958
     Libertarian Wallace McGahan 1.8% 4,111
     N/A Write-in 0.8% 1,737
Total Votes 222,636

1998
On November 3, 1998, Terry Everett won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Joe Fondren (D) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, Alabama District 2 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTerry Everett incumbent 69.3% 131,428
     Democratic Joe Fondren 30.7% 58,136
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 105
Total Votes 189,669

1996
On November 5, 1996, Terry Everett won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Bob Gaines (D) and Michael Probst (L) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, Alabama District 2 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTerry Everett incumbent 63.2% 132,563
     Democratic Bob Gaines 35.4% 74,317
     Libertarian Michael Probst 1.3% 2,653
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 260
Total Votes 209,793

1994
On November 8, 1994, Terry Everett won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Brian Dowling (D) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, Alabama District 2 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTerry Everett incumbent 73.6% 124,465
     Democratic Brian Dowling 26.4% 44,694
     N/A Write-in 0% 54
Total Votes 169,213

1992
On November 3, 1992, Terry Everett won election to the United States House. He defeated George Wallace, Jr. (D), Glynn Reeves (L), Malcolm Brassell (I) and Richard Boone (I) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, Alabama District 2 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTerry Everett 49.5% 112,906
     Democratic George Wallace, Jr. 47.9% 109,335
     Libertarian Glynn Reeves 1.4% 3,150
     Independent Malcolm Brassell 0.6% 1,426
     Independent Richard Boone 0.6% 1,330
     N/A Write-in 0% 13
Total Votes 228,160

1990
On November 6, 1990, William Dickinson won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Faye Baggiano (D) in the general election.[13]

U.S. House, Alabama District 2 General Election, 1990
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngWilliam Dickinson incumbent 51.3% 87,649
     Democratic Faye Baggiano 48.7% 83,243
     N/A Write-in 0% 19
Total Votes 170,911

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 2nd Congressional District of Alabama after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Alabama

In 2011, the Alabama State Legislature re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.

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