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Arizona's 5th Congressional District elections, 2014

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Arizona's 5th Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
August 26, 2014

Incumbent prior to election:
Matt Salmon Republican Party
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Arizona U.S. House Elections
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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 5th congressional district of Arizona will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

Arizona has a closed primary system, in which the selection of a party's candidates in a primary election is limited to registered members of that party.

Heading into the election the incumbent is Matt Salmon (R), who was first elected in 2012.

The 5th District is one of five primarily urban districts centered around Phoenix, Arizona.[1]

Candidates

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District history

2012

On November 6, 2012, Matt Salmon (R) won election to the United States House. He defeated Morgan Spencer (D) in the general election.

U.S. House, Arizona District 5 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMatt Salmon 67.2% 183,470
     Democratic Spencer Morgan 32.8% 89,589
Total Votes 273,059
Source: Arizona Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010

On November 2, 2010, David Schweikert won election to the United States House. He defeated Harry E. Mitchell and Nick Coons in the general election.[2]

U.S. House, Arizona District 5 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Schweikert 52% 110,374
     Democratic Harry E. Mitchell Incumbent 43.2% 91,749
     Libertarian Nick Coons 4.8% 10,127
Total Votes 212,250

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