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William Akin

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William Akin
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U.S. House, Tennessee, District 7
PartyIndependent
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William Akin was a 2012 Independent candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 3rd Congressional District of Tennessee.[1]

Elections

2012

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

Akin was defeated by incumbent Marsha Blackburn in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Tennessee's 7th District. Akin ran as an Independent.[2]

U.S. House, Tennessee District 7 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Credo Amouzouvik 24% 61,679
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMarsha Blackburn Incumbent 71% 182,730
     Green Howard Switzer 1.8% 4,640
     Independent William Akin 1.1% 2,740
     Independent Jack Arnold 1.7% 4,256
     Independent Lenny Ladner 0.5% 1,261
Total Votes 257,306
Source: Tennessee Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

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