Alaska's At-Large Congressional District

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Alaska's At-Large Congressional District
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Current incumbentDon Young Republican Party
Population722,718
Gender51.6% Male, 48.4% Female
Race66.8% White, 14.2% Am. Indian, 5.3% Asian, 3.2% Black
Ethnicity5.8% Hispanic
Unemployment8.8%
Median household income$67,825
High school graduation rate91.8%
College graduation rate26.4%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
The At-large congressional district of Alaska is a congressional district comprising the entire state of Alaska.

The current representative of the At-Large Congressional District is Don Young (R).

Elections

2014

See also: Alaska's At-Large Congressional District elections, 2014

Alaska's At-Large Congressional District will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

General election candidates

Republican Party Don Young
Democratic Party Forrest Dunbar
Libertarian Party Jim McDermott

August 19, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic PartyLibertarian PartyLimeslashed.png ADL Primary[1]

Democratic Party Forrest Dunbar Approveda
Democratic Party Frank Vondersaar
Libertarian Party Jim McDermott Approveda

2012

See also: Alaska's At-Large Congressional District elections, 2012

On November 6, 2012, Don Young (R) won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Sharon Cissna (D), Jim McDermott (L), Ted Gianoutsos (I) and Clinton Desjarlais (I) in the general election.

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young 63.9% 185,296
     Democratic Sharon M. Cissna 28.6% 82,927
     Libertarian Jim C. McDermott 5.2% 15,028
     NA Ted Gianoutsos 1.9% 5,589
Total Votes 289,804
Source: Alaska Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Harry T. Crawford, Jr. (D) in the general election.[2]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 69% 175,384
     Democratic Harry T. Crawford, Jr. 30.5% 77,606
     N/A Write-in 0.5% 1,345
Total Votes 254,335

2008
On November 4, 2008, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Ethan A. Berkowitz (D) and Don R. Wright (Alaskan Independence) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 50.1% 158,939
     Democratic Ethan A. Berkowitz 45% 142,560
     Alaskan Independence Don R. Wright 4.5% 14,274
     N/A Write-in 0.4% 1,205
Total Votes 316,978

2006
On November 7, 2006, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Diane E. Benson (D), Alexander Crawford (L), Eva L. Ince (G) and William W. Ratigan (Impeach Now) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 56.6% 132,743
     Democratic Diane E. Benson 40% 93,879
     Libertarian Alexander Crawford 1.7% 4,029
     Green Eva L. Ince 0.8% 1,819
     Impeach Now William W. Ratigan 0.7% 1,615
     N/A Write-in 0.2% 560
Total Votes 234,645

2004
On November 2, 2004, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Thomas M. Higgins (D), Timothy A. Feller (G) and Alvin A. Anders (L) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 71.1% 213,216
     Democratic Thomas M. Higgins 22.4% 67,074
     Green Timothy A. Feller 3.8% 11,434
     Libertarian Alvin A. Anders 2.4% 7,157
     N/A Write-in 0.4% 1,115
Total Votes 299,996

2002
On November 5, 2002, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Clifford Greene (D), Russell deForest (G) and Rob Clift (L) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 74.5% 169,685
     Democratic Clifford Greene 17.3% 39,357
     Green Russell deForest 6.3% 14,435
     Libertarian Rob Clift 1.7% 3,797
     N/A Write-in 0.2% 451
Total Votes 227,725

2000
On November 7, 2000, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Clifford Mark Greene (D), Anna C. Young (G), Jim Dore (Alaskan Independence) and Leonard J. Karpinski (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 69.6% 190,862
     Democratic Clifford Mark Greene 16.5% 45,372
     Green Anna C. Young 8.2% 22,440
     Alaskan Independence Jim Dore 3.7% 10,085
     Libertarian Leonard J. Karpinski 1.8% 4,802
     N/A Write-in 0.3% 832
Total Votes 274,393

1998
On November 3, 1998, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Jim Duncan (D) and John J. G. Grames (G) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 62.6% 139,676
     Democratic Jim Duncan 34.6% 77,232
     Green John J. G. Grames 2.7% 5,923
     N/A Write-in 0.2% 469
Total Votes 223,300

1996
On November 5, 1996, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Georgianna Lincoln (D), William J. Nemec, II (Alaskan Independence) and John J. G. Grames (G) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 59.4% 138,834
     Democratic Georgianna Lincoln 36.4% 85,114
     Alaskan Independence William J. Nemec, II 2.1% 5,017
     Green John J. G. Grames 1.9% 4,513
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 222
Total Votes 233,700

1994
On November 8, 1994, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Tony Smith (D) and Joni Whitmore (G) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 56.9% 118,537
     Democratic Tony Smith 32.7% 68,172
     Green Joni Whitmore 10.2% 21,277
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 254
Total Votes 208,240

1992
On November 3, 1992, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated John Devens (D), Michael States (Alaskan Independence) and Mike Milligan (G) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 46.8% 111,849
     Democratic John Devens 42.8% 102,378
     Alaskan Independence Michael States 6.3% 15,049
     Green Mike Milligan 4% 9,529
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 311
Total Votes 239,116

1990
On November 6, 1990, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated John S. Devens (D) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 1990
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 51.7% 99,003
     Democratic John S. Devens 47.8% 91,677
     N/A Write-in 0.5% 967
Total Votes 191,647

1988
On November 8, 1988, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Peter Gruenstein (D) in the general election.[13]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 1988
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 62.5% 120,595
     Democratic Peter Gruenstein 37.3% 71,881
     Write-in Write-in 0.2% 479
Total Votes 192,955

1986
On November 4, 1986, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Pegge Begich (D) and Betty Breck (L) in the general election.[14]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 1986
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 56.5% 101,799
     Democratic Pegge Begich 41.1% 74,053
     Libertarian Betty Breck 2.3% 4,182
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 243
Total Votes 180,277

1984
On November 6, 1984, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Pegge Begich (D) and Betty Breck (I) in the general election.[15]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 1984
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 55% 113,582
     Democratic Pegge Begich 41.7% 86,052
     Independent Betty Breck 3.2% 6,508
     N/A Other 0.1% 295
Total Votes 206,437

1982
On November 2, 1982, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Dave Carlson (D) in the general election.[16]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 1982
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 70.8% 128,274
     Democratic Dave Carlson 28.7% 52,011
     N/A Write-in 0.4% 799
Total Votes 181,084

1980
On November 4, 1980, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Kevin Parnell (D) in the general election.[17]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 1980
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 73.8% 114,089
     Democratic Kevin Parnell 25.8% 39,922
     N/A Write-in 0.4% 607
Total Votes 154,618

1978
On November 7, 1978, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Patrick Rodey (D) in the general election.[18]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 1978
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 55.4% 68,811
     Democratic Patrick Rodey 44.4% 55,176
     N/A Write-in 0.2% 200
Total Votes 124,187

1976
On November 2, 1976, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Eben Hopson (D) in the general election.[19]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 1976
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 70.8% 83,722
     Democratic Eben Hopson 28.9% 34,194
     N/A Write-in 0.2% 292
Total Votes 118,208

1974
On November 4, 1974, Don Young won re-election to the United States House. He defeated William L. Hensley (D) in the general election.[20]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 1974
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Young incumbent 53.8% 51,641
     Democratic William L. Hensley 46.2% 44,280
Total Votes 95,921

1972
On November 7, 1972, Nick Begich won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Don Young (R) in the general election.[21]

U.S. House, Alaska At-Large General Election, 1972
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngNick Begich incumbent 56.2% 53,651
     Republican Don Young 43.8% 41,750
Total Votes 95,401

See also

External links

References

  1. In Alaska, candidates from the Democratic, Libertarian and Alaskan Independence parties all appear on the same ballot. The candidate who receives the most votes from each party then advances to the general election.
  2. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010," accessed March 28, 2013
  3. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 4, 2008," accessed March 28, 2013
  4. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 7, 2006," accessed March 28, 2013
  5. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2004," accessed March 28, 2013
  6. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 5, 2002," accessed March 28, 2013
  7. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 7, 2000," accessed March 28, 2013
  8. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 3, 1998," accessed March 28, 2013
  9. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 5, 1996," accessed March 28, 2013
  10. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 8, 1994," accessed March 28, 2013
  11. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 3, 1992," accessed March 28, 2013
  12. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 6, 1990," accessed March 28, 2013
  13. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 8, 1988," accessed March 28, 2013
  14. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 4, 1986," accessed March 28, 2013
  15. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 6, 1984," accessed March 28, 2013
  16. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 1982," accessed March 28, 2013
  17. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 4, 1980," accessed March 28, 2013
  18. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 7, 1978," accessed March 28, 2013
  19. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 1976," accessed March 28, 2013
  20. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 4, 1974," accessed March 28, 2013
  21. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 7, 1972," accessed March 28, 2013