Richard Grayson

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Richard Grayson
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Former candidate for
U.S. House, Wyoming, at-large district
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
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Richard Grayson was a 2014 Democratic candidate seeking election to the U.S. House to represent the At-large Congressional District of Wyoming.[1] The name of Grayson's campaign committee was "PPLZ 4 GRAYSON CREW."[2] He told Business Insider that he chose the name because he was running as a "hip hop candidate."[3] He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 19, 2014. Richard Grayson lost the general election on November 4, 2014.

He was a 2012 Americans Elect candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 1st Congressional District of Arizona.

He was also a 2012 Green Party candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 8th Congressional District of Arizona. He was defeated in the special election primary on April 17, 2012.

Elections

2014

See also: Wyoming's At-large Congressional District elections, 2014

Grayson ran in the 2014 election for the U.S. House to represent Wyoming's At-large District. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 19, 2014.[1] Richard Grayson lost the general election on November 4, 2014.

Election results

U.S. House, Wyoming's At-Large District General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngCynthia Lummis Incumbent 68.5% 113,038
     Democratic Richard Grayson 22.9% 37,803
     Libertarian Richard Brubaker 4.3% 7,112
     Constitution Daniel Clyde Cummings 4.1% 6,749
     N/A Write-in 0.2% 398
Total Votes 165,100
Source: Wyoming Secretary of State

Media


"Richard Grayson, Wyoming Democrat for Congress."

2012

Regular election

See also: Arizona's 4th Congressional District elections, 2012

Grayson ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Arizona's 4th District. He ran as a write-in Americans Elect Party candidate. He lost to Paul Gosar (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[4][5][6]

U.S. House, Arizona District 4 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngPaul Gosar Incumbent 66.8% 162,907
     Democratic Johnnie Robinson 28.4% 69,154
     Libertarian Joe Pamelia 3.8% 9,306
     Independent Richard Grayson 1% 2,393
Total Votes 243,760
Source: Arizona Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

Special election

See also: Arizona's 8th Congressional District special election, 2012

Grayson ran in the 2012 special election for the U.S. House, representing Arizona's 8th District. The election was held held to replace Rep. Gabrielle Giffords. He was defeated by Charlie Manolakis in the April 17 Green Party primary.

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