Washington's 7th Congressional District

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Washington's 7th Congressional District
Washington 7th District Map.PNG
Current incumbentJim McDermott Democratic Party
Population683,158
Gender50% Male, 50% Female
Race76% White, 5.3% Black, 10.5% Asian, 1% Native American
Ethnicity7.3% Hispanic
Unemployment7%
Median household income$61,747
High school graduation rate93.8%
College graduation rate54.8%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
Washington's 7th Congressional District is located in the western portion of the state and encompasses in King county and a small portion of Snohomish county.[1]

The current representative of the 7th Congressional District is Jim McDermott (D).

Elections

2014

See also: Washington's 7th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 7th Congressional District of Washington will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Washington's 7th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 7th Congressional District of Washington held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Jim McDermott won re-election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, Washington District 7 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJim McDermott Incumbent 79.7% 298,368
     Republican Ron Bemis 20.3% 76,212
Total Votes 374,580
Source: Washington Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Jim McDermott won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Bob Jeffers-Schroder (I) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Washington District 7 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJim McDermott incumbent 83% 232,649
     Independent Bob Jeffers-Schroder 17% 47,741
Total Votes 280,390

2008
On November 4, 2008, Jim McDermott won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Steve Beren (R) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Washington District 7 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJim McDermott incumbent 83.7% 291,963
     Republican Steve Beren 16.3% 57,054
Total Votes 349,017

2006
On November 7, 2006, Jim McDermott won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Steve Beren (R) and Linnea S. Noreen (I) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Washington District 7 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJim McDermott incumbent 79.4% 195,462
     Republican Steve Beren 15.7% 38,715
     Independent Linnea S. Noreen 4.9% 11,956
Total Votes 246,133

2004
On November 2, 2004, Jim McDermott won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Carol Cassady (R) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Washington District 7 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJim McDermott incumbent 80.7% 272,302
     Republican Carol Cassady 19.3% 65,226
Total Votes 337,528

2002
On November 5, 2002, Jim McDermott won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Carol Thorne Cassady (R) and Stan Lippmann (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Washington District 7 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJim McDermott incumbent 74.1% 156,300
     Republican Carol Thorne Cassady 21.9% 46,256
     Libertarian Stan Lippman 4% 8,447
Total Votes 211,003

2000
On November 7, 2000, Jim McDermott won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Joel Grus (L) and Joe Szwaja (G) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Washington District 7 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJim McDermott incumbent 72.8% 193,470
     Libertarian Joel Grus 7.6% 20,197
     Green Joe Szwaja 19.6% 52,142
Total Votes 265,809

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 7th Congressional District of Washington after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Washington

In 2011, the Washington State Legislature re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.

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