Eugene Yu

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Eugene Yu
Eugene Yu.jpg
Candidate for
U.S. House, Georgia, District 12
PartyRepublican
Websites
Campaign website
Eugene Yu was a 2014 Republican candidate seeking election to the U.S. House representing the 12th Congressional District of Georgia.[1] Yu was defeated by Rick Allen in the Republican primary on May 20, 2014.[2]

He was a 2014 Republican candidate seeking election to the U.S. Senate from Georgia, but withdrew from the race on February 20, 2014.[3][1][4]

Yu sold his Augusta business in order to campaign full-time in the months leading up to the primary.[4] His campaign already has a staff of seven as of July 2013, and traveled across the state in the weeks leading up to his official announcement.[4]

Issues

Controversy

Obama impeachment

Yu indicated during a tea party-sponsored candidate forum in February 2014 that he would support the impeachment of President Obama.[5]

Elections

2014

SimmeringRace.jpg
See also: United States House of Representatives elections in Georgia, 2014

Yu was a Republican candidate running for election to the U.S. House of Representatives, representing the 12th Congressional District of Georgia. Yu was defeated by Rick Allen in the Republican primary on May 20, 2014.[2]

U.S. House, Georgia District 12 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRick Allen 54% 25,007
Eugene Yu 16.5% 7,655
Delvis Dutton 14.3% 6,614
John Stone 12.5% 5,811
Diane Vann 2.7% 1,233
Total Votes 46,320
Source: Results via Associated Press Vote totals above are unofficial and will be updated once official totals are made available.


See also: United States Senate elections in Georgia, 2014

Yu ran in the 2014 election for the U.S. Senate, representing Georgia.[1][4] He withdrew from the race on February 20, 2014.[6]

Campaign donors

2014

Candidates for Congress are required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Yu's reports.[7]

Eugene Yu (2014) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
October Quarterly[8]October 15, 2013$0.00$245,698$(217,000)$28,697
Year-End[9]January 31, 2014$28,697$330,767$(278,922)$51,845
April Quarterly[10]April 15, 2014$51,845$326,015$(141,964)$235,896
Running totals
$902,480$(637,886)

Recent news

BallotpediaAvatar bigger.png
Know more information about this profile?
Submit a bio

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "Eugene + Yu + Georgia + Senate"

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

Eugene Yu News Feed

  • Loading...

See also

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References