Utah's 1st Congressional District

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Utah's 1st Congressional District
UT 1st District Map.PNG
Current incumbentRob Bishop Republican Party
Population699,943
Gender50.5% Male, 49.5% Female
Race88.5% White, 1.2% Black, 1.2% Asian, 1% Native American
Ethnicity11.5% Hispanic
Unemployment7.3%
Median household income$56,973
High school graduation rate90.5%
College graduation rate28%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
Utah's 1st Congressional District is located in the northern portion of the state and includes Box Elder, Cache, Rich, Weber and Davis counties.[1]

The current representative of the 1st Congressional District is Rob Bishop (R).

Elections

2014

See also: Utah's 1st Congressional District elections, 2014

The 1st Congressional District of Utah will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Utah's 1st Congressional District elections, 2012

On November 6, 2012, Rob Bishop won re-election to the U.S. House of Representatives.[2]

U.S. House, Utah District 1 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRob Bishop Incumbent 71.5% 175,487
     Democratic Donna M. McAleer 24.7% 60,611
     Constitution Sherry Phipps 3.8% 9,430
Total Votes 245,528
Source: Utah Lieutenant Governor "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Rob Bishop won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Morgan E. Bowen (D), Kirk D. Pearson (Constitution) and Jared Paul Stratton (L) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Utah District 1 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRob Bishop incumbent 69.2% 135,247
     Democratic Morgan E. Bowen 23.9% 46,765
     Constitution Kirk D. Pearson 4.7% 9,143
     Libertarian Jared Paul Stratton 2.2% 4,307
Total Votes 195,462

2008
On November 4, 2008, Rob Bishop won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Morgan Bowen (D), Kirk D. Pearson (Constitution) and Joseph Geddes Buchman (L) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Utah District 1 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRob Bishop incumbent 64.9% 196,799
     Democratic Morgan Bowen 30.5% 92,469
     Constitution Kirk D. Pearson 2.4% 7,397
     Libertarian Joseph Geddes Buchman 2.2% 6,780
Total Votes 303,445

2006
On November 7, 2006, Rob Bishop won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Steven Olsen (D), Mark Hudson (Constitution) and Lynn Badler (L) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Utah District 1 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRob Bishop incumbent 63.1% 112,546
     Democratic Steven Olsen 32.5% 57,922
     Constitution Mark Hudson 3.1% 5,539
     Libertarian Lynn Badler 1.4% 2,467
Total Votes 178,474

2004
On November 2, 2004, Rob Bishop won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Steven Thompson (D), Charles Johnston (Constitution) and Richard W. Soderberg (Personal Choice) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Utah District 1 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRob Bishop incumbent 67.9% 199,615
     Democratic Steven Thompson 29.1% 85,630
     Constitution Charles Johnston 1.5% 4,510
     Personal Choice Richard W. Soderberg 1.4% 4,206
Total Votes 293,961

2002
On November 5, 2002, Rob Bishop won election to the United States House. He defeated Dave Thomas (D), Craig Axford (G), Cody Judy (Write-in), Charles Johnston (Write-in) and Susan Howard (Write-in) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Utah District 1 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRob Bishop 60.9% 109,265
     Democratic Dave Thomas 36.8% 66,104
     Green Craig Axford 2.2% 4,027
     Write-in Cody Judy 0% 8
     Write-in Charles Johnston 0% 7
     Write-in Susan Howard 0% 1
Total Votes 179,412

2000
On November 7, 2000, James V. Hansen won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Kathleen McConkie Collinwood (D), Hartley D. Anderson (I), Dave Starr Seely (L) and Matthew D. Frandsen (Natural Law) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Utah District 1 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJames V. Hansen incumbent 69% 180,591
     Democratic Kathleen McConkie Collinwood 27.2% 71,229
     Independent Hartley D. Anderson 2% 5,131
     Libertarian Dave Starr Seely 1.2% 3,151
     Natural LAw Matthew D. Frandsen 0.7% 1,703
Total Votes 261,805

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 1st Congressional District of Utah after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Utah

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


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