New York's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2014

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New York's 2nd Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
June 24, 2014

Incumbent prior to election:
Peter T. King Republican Party
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New York U.S. House Elections
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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 2nd Congressional District of New York will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.
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.[1][2][3]

Voter registration: To vote in the federal primary, voters had to register by May 30, 2014. To vote in the state primary, voters must register by August 15, 2014.[4]

See also: New York elections, 2014

Incumbent: Heading into the election the incumbent is Peter T. King (R), who was first elected in 1992.

New York's 2nd Congressional District is located in the eastern portion of the state and includes Nassau county.[5]


General election candidates

June 24, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Conservative Party Conservative Primary

Independence Party of America Independence Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Green Party Green Primary

Campaign contributions

Peter King

Candidates for Congress are required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Peter T. King’s reports.[7]

Peter T. King (2014) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[8]April 15, 2013$2,415,557.07$36,668.30$(98,742.96)$2,353,482.41
July Quarterly[9]July 14, 2013$2,353,919.33$247,246.19$(64,228.29)$2,536,937.23
October Quarterly[10]October 10, 2013$2,536,937.23$234,424.68$(100,893.19)$2,670,468.72
Year-End Quarterly[11]December 31, 2013$2,670,468$72,185$(70,464)$2,663,279
April Quarterly[12]April 15, 2014$2,660,779.64$164,599.65$(60,501.420)$2,764,877.87
Running totals

District history

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On November 6, 2012, Peter T. King (R) won re-election to the United States House. He was unopposed in the general election.

U.S. House, New York District 2 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Vivianne Falcone 36.8% 99,955
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngPeter T. King Incumbent 52.2% 141,950
     N/A Blank/Void/Scattering 11% 29,927
Total Votes 271,832
Source: New York State Board of Elections "U.S. House of Representatives Results"


On November 2, 2010, Steve Israel won re-election to the United States House. He defeated John Gomez (R) and Anthony Tolda (Constitution) in the general election.[13]

U.S. House, New York District 2, General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSteve Israel incumbent 54.2% 94,594
     Republican John B. Gomez 41.3% 72,029
     N/A Blank/Scattering 3.8% 6,611
     Constitution Anthony Tolda 0.7% 1,256
Total Votes 174,490

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