Utah's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2014

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Utah's 2nd Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
June 24, 2014

Incumbent prior to election:
Chris Stewart Republican Party
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Utah U.S. House Elections
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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 2nd Congressional District of Utah will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.
Candidate Filing Deadline Primary Election General Election
March 20, 2014
June 24, 2014
November 4, 2014

Primary: Utah is one of 22 states with a mixed primary system. Parties decide who may vote. Registered Democrats and unaffiliated voters may vote in the Democratic primary. Only registered Republicans can vote in the Republican primary.[1]

Voter registration: Voters must register to vote in the primary by either May 25, 2014, by mail, or June 9, 2014, online. For the general election, the voter registration deadline is October 6, 2014.[2]

See also: Utah elections, 2014

Incumbent: Heading into the election the incumbent iss Chris Stewart (R), who was first elected in 2012.

Utah's 2nd Congressional District is located in the northern portion of the state and surrounds Salt Lake City and parts of Morgan and Summit counties.[3]


Campaign contributions

Chris Stewart

Candidates for Congress are required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Stewart's reports.[4]

Chris Stewart (2014) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[5]7/10/2013$38,432.46$36,519.50$(36,225.57)$38,726.39
July Quarterly[6]7/15/2013$38,726.39$63,300.00$(27,878.05)$74,148.34
October Quarterly[7]October 15, 2013$74,148.34$59,050.00$(36,028.75)$97,169.59
Year-End[8]January 28, 2014$97,169$115,270$(42,339)$170,100
Running totals

District history

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On November 6, 2012, Chris Stewart (R) won his first term election to the U.S. House of Representatives, representing the 2nd Congressional District of Utah on November 6, 2012.[9]

U.S. House, Utah District 2 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngChris Stewart 62.2% 154,523
     Democratic Jay Seegmiller 33.5% 83,176
     Constitution Jonathan D. Garrard 2% 5,051
     Independent Joseph Andrade 1.2% 2,971
     Independent Charles E. Kimball 1.1% 2,824
Total Votes 248,545
Source: Utah Lieutenant Governor "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"


On November 2, 2010, Jim Matheson won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Morgan Philpot (R), Randall Hinton (Constitution), Dave Glissmeyer (Unaffiliated) and Wayne L. Hill (Unaffiliated) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, Utah District 2 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJim Matheson incumbent 50.4% 127,151
     Republican Morgan Philpot 46% 116,001
     Constitution Randall Hinton 1.8% 4,578
     Unaffiliated Dave Glissmeyer 1.2% 2,945
     Unaffiliated Wayne L. Hill 0.6% 1,604
Total Votes 252,279

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