Massachusetts' 10th Congressional District

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The 10th Congressional District of Massachusetts was a congressional district that included parts of the South Shore of Massachusetts, and all of Cape Cod and the islands.

During the 2010 redistricting process Massachusetts had one seat in the U.S. House taken due to population changes across the country. The 10th Congressional District no longer exists following the 2012 elections.

The final representative of the 10th Congressional District was Bill Keating (D).

Elections

2010

On November 2, 2010, Bill Keating won election to the U.S. House of Representatives, defeating Jeffrey Davis Perry (R), Maryanne Lewis (I), James A. Sheets (I), and Joe van Nes (Bring Home Troops).[1]

U.S. House of Representatives General Election, Massachusetts, Congressional District 10, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngWilliam R. Keating 46.9% 132,743
     Republican Jeffrey Davis Perry 42.4% 120,029
     Independent Maryanne Lewis 5.9% 16,705
     Independent James A. Sheets 3.7% 10,445
     Bring Home Troops Joe van Nes 1.1% 3,084
     Various All Others 0.1% 191
Total Votes 283,197

Redistricting

2012

2010-2011

See also: Redistricting in Massachusetts

Massachusetts had one seat in the U.S. House taken due to population changes across the country. The 10th Congressional District no longer exist following the 2012 elections.

2010-2011

This is the 10th Congressional District of Massachusetts after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Massachusetts

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

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