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Virginia's 1st Congressional District elections, 2014

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Virginia's 1st Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
June 10, 2014

Incumbent prior to election:
Robert J. Wittman Republican Party
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Virginia U.S. House Elections
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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 1st Congressional District of Virginia will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.
Candidate Filing Deadline Primary Election General Election
March 27, 2014
June 10, 2014
November 4, 2014

Primary: Virginia is one of 22 states with a mixed primary system. The primary is open; however, in order to vote in the Republican primary, voters must sign an oath of loyalty.[1]

Voter registration: Voters had to register to vote in the primary by February 10, 2014. For the general election, the voter registration deadline is October 14, 2014 (22 days before election).[2]

See also: Virginia elections, 2014

Incumbent: Heading into the election is incumbent Robert J. Wittman (R), who was first elected in 2006.

Virginia's 1st Congressional District is located in the eastern portion of the state and includes Manassas City, Stafford, King George, Carolina, Westmoreland, Richmond, Northumberland, King William, Middlesex, Lancaster, Mathews, York and Williamsburg City counties.[3]

Candidates


Campaign contributions

Rob Wittman

Candidates for Congress are required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Wittman's reports.[6]

Robert J. Wittman (2014) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[7]4/1/2013$551,810.10$102,800.10$(50,892.10)$603,718.10
July Quarterly[8]6/30/2013$603,718.10$200,481.22$(27,900.10)$776,299.22
October Quarterly[9]10/15/2013$776,299.22$73,871.09$(77,658.53)$772,511.78
Year-end[10]January 31, 2014$772,511$167,545$(66,625)$873,431
Running totals
$544,697.41$(223,075.73)

District history

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2012

On November 6, 2012, Robert J. Wittman (R) won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Adam Cook and Gail Parker in the general election.

U.S. House, Virginia District 1 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Adam Cook 41.2% 147,036
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRobert J. Wittman Incumbent 56.3% 200,845
     Independent Gail Parker 2.3% 8,308
     Write-In N/A 0.2% 617
Total Votes 356,806
Source: Virginia State Board of Elections "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010

On November 2, 2010, Robert J. Wittmanm won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Krystal M. Ball (D), G. Gail "for Rail" Parker (Green) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, Virginia District 1 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRobert J. Wittman incumbent 63.9% 135,564
     Democratic Krystal M. Ball 34.8% 73,824
     Green G. Gail "for Rail" Parker 1.2% 2,544
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 304
Total Votes 212,236

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