New York's 22nd Congressional District elections, 2014

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New York's 22nd Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
June 24, 2014

November 4 Election Winner:
Richard Hanna Republican Party
Incumbent prior to election:
Richard Hanna Republican Party
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Race Ratings
Cook Political Report: Solid R[1]

FairVote's Monopoly Politics: Safe R[2]
Sabato's Crystal Ball: Safe R[3]


New York U.S. House Elections
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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 22nd Congressional District of New York held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014. Incumbent Rep. Richard Hanna (R) won an unopposed general election.
Candidate Filing Deadline Primary Election General Election
April 14, 2014
June 24, 2014
November 4, 2014

Primary: New York is one of 12 states to use a strictly closed primary process, in which the selection of a party's candidates in an election is limited to registered party members.[4][5][6]

Voter registration: To vote in the federal primary, voters had to register by May 30, 2014. To vote in the state primary, voters had to register by August 15, 2014.[7]

See also: New York elections, 2014

Incumbent: Heading into the election the incumbent was Richard Hanna (R), who was first elected in 2010.

New York's 22nd Congressional District is located in the central portion of the state and includes Chenango, Cortland, Madison and Oneida counties and parts of Broome, Herkimer, Tioga and Oswego counties.[8]

Candidates

General election candidates


June 24, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Independence Party of America Independence Primary

Disqualified

Failed to file

  • Republican Party Michael Vasquez - Founder and President of M V Consulting, Inc.[11][12]


Election results

General election

U.S. House, New York District 22 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRichard Hanna Incumbent 74.3% 122,963
     N/A Blank 24.4% 40,388
     N/A Void 0% 15
     N/A Write-in 1.3% 2,075
Total Votes 165,441
Source: New York State Board of Elections Vote totals above are unofficial and will be updated once official totals are made available.

Primary election

U.S. House, New York District 22 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRichard Hanna Incumbent 53.5% 16,119
Claudia Tenney 46.5% 14,000
Total Votes 30,119
Source: New York State Board of Elections - Official Election Results

Key votes

Government affairs

HR 676

See also: Boehner's lawsuit against the Obama administration

Yea3.png On July 30, 2014, the U.S. House approved a resolution 225 to 201 to sue President Barack Obama for exceeding his constitutional authority. Five Republicans--Thomas Massie of Kentucky, Paul Broun of Georgia, Scott Garrett of New Jersey, Walter Jones of North Carolina and Steve Stockman of Texas-- voted with Democrats against the lawsuit.[13] Hanna joined the other 224 Republicans in favor of the lawsuit. All Democrats voted against the resolution.[14][15]

Campaign contributions

Richard Hanna

Candidates for Congress were required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Hanna’s reports.[16]

Richard Hanna (2014) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[17]April 15, 2013$37,025.30$29,563.39$(33,450.14)$33,138.55
July Quarterly[18]July 15, 2013$33,138.55$237,268.37$(49,831.41)$220,575.51
October Quarterly[19]October 14, 2013$220,575.51$64,729.18$(45,592.25)$239,712.44
Year-End Quarterly[20]December 31, 2013$239,712$61,100$(18,413)$523,438
April Quarterly[21]April 15, 2014$523,438.61$123,814.63$(62,829.66)$584,423.58
Pre-Primary[22]June 13, 2014$584,423.58$227,512.26$(297,398.38)$514,537.46
July Quarterly[23]August 15, 2014$514,537.46$198,706.35$(256,096.60)$457,147.21
October Quarterly[24]October 23, 2014$457,147.21$82,885.34$(468,622.81)$71,409.74
Pre-General[25]October 23, 2014$71,409.74$18,399.50$(6,400.40)$83,408.84
Running totals
$1,043,979.02$(1,238,634.65)

Michael Kicinski Sr.

Candidates for Congress were required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Kicinski's reports.[26]

Michael Kicinski Sr. (2014) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[27]April 15, 2013$74.23$0.00$(0.00)$74.23
July Quarterly[28]July 14, 2013$74.23$0.00$(0.00)$74.23
October Quarterly[29]October 14, 2013$74.23$0.00$(0.00)$74.23
Year-End[30]January 15, 2014$74.23$0.00$(0.00)$74.23
April Quarterly[31]April 15, 2014$74.23$570.00$(607.88)$36.35
Running totals
$570$(607.88)

Media

Richard Hanna

  • Richard Hanna released the first ad for his 2014 re-election campaign on May 6, 2014.[32]

Richard Hanna 2014 campaign ad

Claudia Tenney

  • The American Unity PAC released another ad in June 2014 that attacked Tenney while praising incumbent Richard Hanna.[34]

American Unity PAC ad, "Bad on Taxes"

American Unity PAC ad, "Gets it"

District history

Candidate ballot accecss
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2012

On November 6, 2012, Richard Hanna (R) won re-election to the United States House. He ran in the 22nd District due to redistricting in 2011. He defeated Dan Lamb in the general election.

U.S. House, New York District 22 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRichard Hanna Incumbent 56.4% 157,941
     Democratic Dan Lamb 36.4% 102,080
     N/A Blank/Void/Scattering 7.2% 20,168
Total Votes 280,189
Source: New York State Board of Elections "U.S. House of Representatives Results"

2010

On November 2, 2010, Maurice Hinchey won re-election to the United States House. He defeated George K. Phillips (R) in the general election.[35]

U.S. House, New York District 22 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMaurice Hinchey incumbent 51% 98,661
     Republican George K. Phillips 45.9% 88,687
     Blank/Scattering 3.1% 6,010
Total Votes 193,358

See also

External links

References

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  2. FairVote's Monopoly Politics, "2014 House Projections," accessed August 25, 2014
  3. Sabato's Crystal Ball, "2014 House Races," accessed August 25, 2014
  4. National Conference of State Legislatures Website, "State Primary Election Types," accessed January 6, 2014
  5. Fair Vote, "Congressional and Presidential Primaries: Open, Closed, Semi-Closed, and 'Top Two,'" accessed January 6, 2014
  6. Ballotpedia research conducted December 26, 2013 through January 3, 2014 researching and analyzing various state websites and codes.
  7. New York Board of Elections Website, "Register to Vote," accessed January 3, 2014
  8. New York Redistricting Map, "Map," accessed September 25, 2012
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 New York Board of Elections, "Candidate Petition List," accessed April 14, 2014
  10. Syracuse, "Michael Kicinski kicked off GOP ballot; Hanna will battle Tenney for Congress," accessed May 19, 2014
  11. PRWeb, "Michael Vasquez Announces Exploratory Committee for 2014 Congressional Race in New York," accessed May 21, 2013
  12. Syracuse, "Michael Vasquez drops GOP primary bid, endorses Claudia Tenney in NY-22 race for Congress," accessed April 22, 2014
  13. U.S. House, "House Resolution 676," accessed July 30, 2014
  14. Yahoo News, "Suing Obama: GOP-led House gives the go-ahead," accessed July 30, 2014
  15. Washington Post, "House clears way for lawsuit against Obama," accessed July 30, 2014
  16. Federal Election Commission, "Richard Hanna Summary Report," accessed August 1, 2013
  17. Federal Election Commission, "Richard Hanna April Quarterly," accessed August 1st, 2013
  18. Federal Election Commission, "Richard Hanna July Quarterly," accessed July 30, 2013
  19. Federal Election Commission, "Richard Hanna October Quarterly," accessed October 28, 2013
  20. Federal Election Commission, "Richard Hanna Year-End Quarterly," accessed February 13, 2014
  21. Federal Election Commission, "Richard Hanna April Quarterly," accessed April 28, 2014
  22. Federal Election Commission, "Richard Hanna Pre-Primary," accessed October 27, 2014
  23. Federal Election Commission, "Richard Hanna July Quarterly," accessed October 27, 2014
  24. Federal Election Commission, "Richard Hanna October Quarterly," accessed October 27, 2014
  25. Federal Election Commission, "Richard Hanna Pre-Primary," accessed October 27, 2014
  26. Federal Election Commission, "Michael Kicinski Sr. Summary Report," accessed April 28, 2014
  27. Federal Election Commission, "Michael Kicinski Sr. April Quarterly," accessed April 28, 2014
  28. Federal Election Commission, "Michael Kicinski Sr. July Quarterly," accessed April 28, 2014
  29. Federal Election Commission, "Michael Kicinski Sr. October Quarterly," accessed April 28, 2014
  30. Federal Election Commission, "Michael Kicinski Sr. Year-End," accessed April 28, 2014
  31. Federal Election Commission, "Michael Kicinski Sr. April Quarterly," accessed April 28, 2014
  32. NY State of Politics, "Hanna’s First TV Ad: ‘Home’," accessed May 8, 2014
  33. YouTube, "Bad on Taxes," accessed June 2, 2014
  34. YouTube, "Gets it," accessed June 12, 2014
  35. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010," accessed March 28, 2013