United States House of Representatives elections in Arkansas, 2014

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2014 U.S. House Elections in Arkansas

Primary Date
May 20, 2014

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Arkansas District Pages
District 1District 2District 3District 4

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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 2014 U.S. House of Representatives elections in Arkansas took place on November 4, 2014. Voters elected four candidates to serve in the U.S. House, one from each of the state's four congressional districts.
Candidate Filing Deadline Primary Election General Election
March 3, 2014
May 20, 2014
November 4, 2014

Primary: Arkansas is one of 14 states that uses an open primary system, in which registered voters do not have to be members of a party to vote in that party's primary.[1][2][3]

Voter registration: To vote in the primary, voters had to register to vote by April 20, 2014. For the general election, the voter registration deadline was October 5, 2014.[4]

See also: Arkansas elections, 2014


Partisan breakdown

Heading into the November 4 election, the Republican Party held all four of the congressional seats from Arkansas.

Members of the U.S. House from Arkansas -- Partisan Breakdown
Party As of November 2014 After the 2014 Election
     Democratic Party 0 0
     Republican Party 4 4
Total 4 4

Incumbents

Heading into the 2014 election, the incumbents for the four congressional districts were:

Name Party District
Rick Crawford Ends.png Republican 1
Tim Griffin Ends.png Republican 2
Steve Womack Ends.png Republican 3
Tom Cotton Ends.png Republican 4

Margin of victory for winners

There were a total of 4 seats up for election in 2014 in Arkansas. The following table shows the margin of victory for each district winner, which is calculated by examining the percentage difference between the two candidates who received the most votes. If the race was uncontested, the margin of victory is listed as 100 percent.

District Winner Margin of Victory Total Vote Top Opponent
District 1 Republican Party Rick Crawford 30.9% 196,256 Jackie McPherson
District 2 Republican Party French Hill 8.3% 237,330 Patrick Hays
District 3 Republican Party Steve Womack 58.8% 190,935 Grant Brand
District 4 Republican Party Bruce Westerman 11.2% 206,131 James Lee Witt

Candidates

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1st Congressional District

General election candidates

Republican Party Rick Crawford Green check mark transparent.png
Democratic Party Jackie McPherson
Libertarian Party Brian Scott Willhite


May 20, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Libertarian Party Libertarian Convention

2nd Congressional District

General election candidates

Republican Party French Hill Green check mark transparent.png
Democratic Party Patrick Hays
Libertarian Party Debbie Standiford


May 20, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Libertarian Party Libertarian Convention

3rd Congressional District

General election candidates

Republican Party Steve Womack Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Grant Brand


May 20, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Libertarian Party Libertarian Convention

4th Congressional District

General election candidates

Republican Party Bruce Westerman Green check mark transparent.png
Democratic Party James Lee Witt
Libertarian Party Ken Hamilton
Independent Janis Percefull (Write-in)


May 20, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Libertarian Party Libertarian Convention

Did not run

Republican Party Mark Darr - Lieutenant Governor

See also

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