Wisconsin's 3rd Congressional District

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Wisconsin's 3rd Congressional District
Wisconsin District 3 Map.PNG
Current incumbentRon Kind Democratic Party
Population710,796
Gender50.4% Male, 49.6% Female
Race94.2% White, 1% Black, 2% Asian
Ethnicity2% Hispanic
Unemployment7%
Median household income$46,448
High school graduation rate90.6%
College graduation rate22.5%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
The 3rd Congressional District of Wisconsin is a congressional district covering much of southwestern and western Wisconsin.

Wisconsin's 3rd Congressional District encompasses Lafayette, Grant, Crawford, Iowa, Sauk, Richland, Vernon, Juneau, Jackson, Monroe, La Crosse, Trempealeau, Clark, Eau Claire, Buffalo, Pepin, Pierce, St. Croix and Dunn counties.[1]

The current representative of the 3rd Congressional District is Ron Kind (D).

Elections

2014

See also: Wisconsin's 3rd Congressional District elections, 2014

The 3rd Congressional District of Wisconsin will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Wisconsin's 3rd Congressional District elections, 2012

The 3rd Congressional District of Wisconsin held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Ron Kind won re-election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, Wisconsin District 3 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRon Kind Incumbent 64.1% 217,712
     Republican Ray Boland 35.8% 121,713
     Miscellaneous N/A 0.1% 339
Total Votes 339,764
Source: Wisconsin Government Accountability Board "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Ron Kind won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Dan Kapanke (R) and Michael Krsiean (Independent Citizen for Constitutional Government) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Wisconsin District 3 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRon Kind incumbent 50.3% 126,380
     Republican Dan Kapanke 46.5% 116,838
     Independent Citizen for Constitutional Government Michael Krsiean 3.2% 8,001
     Scattering Scattering 0% 121
Total Votes 251,340

2008
On November 4, 2008, Ron Kind won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Paul Stark (R) and Kevin Barrett (L) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Wisconsin District 3 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRon Kind incumbent 63.2% 225,208
     Republican Paul Stark 34.4% 122,760
     Libertarian Kevin Barrett 2.3% 8,236
     N/A Scattering 0.1% 196
Total Votes 356,400

2006
On November 7, 2006, Ron Kind won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Paul R. Nelson (R) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Wisconsin District 3 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRon Kind incumbent 64.8% 163,322
     Republican Paul R. Nelson 35.1% 88,523
     N/A Scattering 0.1% 242
Total Votes 252,087

2004
On November 2, 2004, Ron Kind won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Dale W. Schultz (R) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Wisconsin District 3 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRon Kind incumbent 56.4% 204,856
     Republican Dale W. Schultz 43.5% 157,866
     N/A Scattering 0.1% 286
Total Votes 363,008

2002
On November 5, 2002, Ron Kind won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Bill Arndt (R) and Jeff Zastrow (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Wisconsin District 3 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRon Kind incumbent 62.8% 131,038
     Republican Bill Arndt 33.5% 69,955
     Libertarian Jeff Zastrow 3.2% 6,674
     N/A Scattering 0.4% 914
Total Votes 208,581

2000
On November 7, 2000, Ron Kind won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Susan Tully (R) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Wisconsin District 3 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRon Kind incumbent 63.7% 173,505
     Republican Susan Tully 35.9% 97,741
     N/A Scattering 0.4% 966
Total Votes 272,212

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 3rd Congressional District of Wisconsin after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Wisconsin

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

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