United States House of Representatives elections in Vermont, 2014
November 4, 2014
Vermont has an open primary system, in which any registered voter can choose which party's primary to vote in, without having to be a member of that party.
The incumbent heading into the election is Peter Welch (D), who was first elected in 2006.
Heading into the November 4 election, the Democratic Party holds the one congressional seat from Vermont.
|Members of the U.S. House from Vermont -- Partisan Breakdown|
|Party||As of December 2013||After the 2014 Election|
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Candidates for Congress are required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Welch's reports.
|Peter Welch (2014) Campaign Finance Reports|
|Report||Date Filed||Beginning Balance||Total Contributions|
for Reporting Period
|Expenditures||Cash on Hand|
On November 6, 2012, Peter Welch (D) won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mark Donka (R), James Desrochers (I), Andre LaFramboise (VoteKISS), and Jane Newton (Liberty Union Party) in the general election.
|U.S. House, Vermont, At-large District General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Peter Welch Incumbent||72%||208,600|
|Source: Vermont Board of Elections "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
On November 2, 2010, Peter Welch won re-election to the U.S. House of Representatives, defeating Paul D. Beaudry (R), Gus Jaccaci (I), Jane Newton (Socialist), and a write-in.
- ↑ Federal Election Commission "Welch 2014 Summary reports," Accessed July 25, 2013
- ↑ FEC "April Quarterly," Accessed July 25, 2013
- ↑ FEC "July Quarterly," Accessed July 25, 2013
- ↑ FEC "October Quarterly," Accessed October 29, 2013
- ↑ U.S. Congress House Clerk "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"