New York's 20th Congressional District

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New York's 20th Congressional District
NY District 20 Map.PNG
Current incumbentPaul Tonko Democratic Party
Population720,133
Gender48.6% Male, 51.4% Female
Race82.3% White, 9% Black, 3.6% Asian
Ethnicity5.5% Hispanic
Unemployment7.9%
Median household income$56,811
High school graduation rate91.9%
College graduation rate35.7%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
New York's 20th Congressional District is located in the eastern portion of the state and includes Albany and Schenectady counties and parts of Rensselaer, Montgomery and Saratoga counties.[1]

The district previously included all or parts of Columbia, Dutchess, Delaware, Essex, Greene, Otsego, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Warren, and Washington counties. It included the cities of Glens Falls and Saratoga Springs.

The current representative of the 20th Congressional District is Paul Tonko (D).

Elections

2014

See also: New York's 20th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 20th Congressional District of New York will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

General election candidates


June 24, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary


Conservative Party Conservative Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary


Working Families Party Working Families Primary


Independence Party of America Independence Primary

2012

See also: New York's 20th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 20th Congressional District of New York held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent for the 220th District, Paul Tonko won election in the district.[3]

U.S. House, New York District 20 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngPaul Tonko Incumbent 64% 203,400
     Republican Robert Dieterich 29.5% 93,778
     N/A Blank/Void/Scattering 6.5% 20,500
Total Votes 317,678
Source: New York State Board of Elections "U.S. House of Representatives Results"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Jo Bonner won re-election to the United States House. He defeated David Walter (Constitution) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Alabama District 1 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJo Bonner incumbent 83% 129,063
     Constitution David Walter 17% 26,357
Total Votes 155,420

2008
On November 4, 2008, Jo Bonner won re-election to the United States House. He ran unopposed in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Alabama District 1 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJo Bonner incumbent 98.3% 210,660
     Write-in N/A 1.7% 3,707
Total Votes 214,367

2006
On November 7, 2006, Jo Bonner won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Vivian Sheffield Beckerle (D) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Alabama District 1 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJo Bonner incumbent 68.2% 112,944
     Democratic Vivian Sheffield Beckerle 31.8% 52,770
Total Votes 165,714

2004
On November 2, 2004, Jo Bonner won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Judy Belk (D) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Alabama District 1 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJo Bonner incumbent 63.2% 161,067
     Democratic Judy Belk 36.8% 93,938
Total Votes 255,005

2002
On November 5, 2002, Jo Bonner won election to the United States House. He defeated Judy McCain (D) and Dick Coffee (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Alabama District 1 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJo Bonner 60.5% 108,102
     Democratic Judy McCain 37.8% 67,507
     Libertarian Dick Coffee 1.7% 2,957
Total Votes 178,566

2000
On November 7, 2000, Sonny Callahan won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Dick Coffee (L) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, Alabama District 1 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSonny Callahan incumbent 91.3% 151,188
     Libertarian Dick Coffee 8.5% 14,031
     N/A Write-in 0.3% 450
Total Votes 165,669

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 20th Congressional District of New York after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in New York

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

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