United States House of Representatives elections in Alabama, 2014

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2014 U.S. House Elections in Alabama

Primary Date
June 3, 2014

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Alabama District Pages
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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 2014 U.S. House of Representatives elections in Alabama took place on November 4, 2014. Voters elected seven candidates to serve in the U.S. House, one from each of the state's seven congressional districts.
Candidate Filing Deadline Primary Election General Election
February 7, 2014
June 3, 2014
November 4, 2014

Primary: Alabama is one of 14 states that uses an open primary system, in which registered voters do not have to be members of a party to vote in that party's primary.[1][2][3]

Voter registration: To vote in the primary, voters had to register by May 24, 2014. For the general election, the voter registration deadline was October 25, 2014 (10 days prior to the general election).[4]

See also: Alabama elections, 2014


Partisan breakdown

Heading into the November 4 election, the Republican Party held six of the seven congressional seats from Alabama.

Members of the U.S. House from Alabama -- Partisan Breakdown
Party As of November 2014 After the 2014 Election
     Democratic Party 1 1
     Republican Party 6 6
Total 7 7

Incumbents

Heading into the 2014 election, the incumbents for the seven congressional districts were:

Name Party District
Bradley Byrne Ends.png Republican 1
Martha Roby Ends.png Republican 2
Mike Rogers Ends.png Republican 3
Robert Aderholt Ends.png Republican 4
Mo Brooks Ends.png Republican 5
Spencer Bachus Ends.png Republican 6
Terri Sewell Electiondot.png Democratic 7

Margin of victory for winners

There were a total of 7 seats up for election in 2014 in Alabama. The following table shows the margin of victory for each district winner, which is calculated by examining the percentage difference between the two candidates who received the most votes. If the race was uncontested, the margin of victory is listed as 100%.

District Winner Margin of Victory Total Vote Top Opponent
District 1 Republican Party Bradley Byrne 36.4% 152,234 Burton LeFlore
District 2 Republican Party Martha Roby 34.8% 167,952 Erick Wright
District 3 Republican Party Mike Rogers 32.4% 156,620 Jesse Smith
District 4 Republican Party Robert Aderholt 97.1% 134,752 Write-in
District 5 Republican Party Mo Brooks 49.3% 154,974 Jerry Hill
District 6 Republican Party Gary Palmer 52.5% 178,449 Mark Lester
District 7 Democratic Party Terri Sewell 96.7% 135,899 Write-in

Candidates

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1st Congressional District

General election candidates

Republican Party Bradley Byrne Green check mark transparent.png
Democratic Party Burton LeFlore


June 3, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

2nd Congressional District

General election candidates

Republican Party Martha Roby Green check mark transparent.png
Democratic Party Erick Wright


June 3, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

3rd Congressional District

General election candidates

Republican Party Mike Rogers Green check mark transparent.png
Democratic Party Jesse Smith


June 3, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

4th Congressional District

General election candidates

Republican Party Robert Aderholt Green check mark transparent.png


June 3, 2014, primary results
Republican Party Republican Primary

Did not make ballot

5th Congressional District

General election candidates

Republican Party Mo Brooks Green check mark transparent.png
Independent Mark Bray


June 3, 2014, primary results
Republican Party Republican Primary

6th Congressional District

General election candidates

Republican Party Gary Palmer Green check mark transparent.png
Democratic Party Mark Lester


Republican Party July 15, 2014, Republican primary runoff candidates

June 3, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Withdrew

Democratic Party Avery Vise - Vise withdrew on August 6, 2014

Not on ballot

Libertarian Party Aimee Love

7th Congressional District

General election candidates

Democratic Party Terri Sewell Green check mark transparent.png


June 3, 2014, primary results
Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Did not run:

Republican Party Stanley Mack

See also

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