Credo Amouzouvik

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Credo Amouzouvik
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Tennessee, District 7
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Next primaryAugust 7, 2014
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sBellevue University
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Personal
ProfessionFounder and CEO of the Homeffa Foundation
Websites
Campaign website
Credo Amouzouvik is a 2014 Democratic candidate seeking election to the U.S. House to represent the 7th Congressional District of Tennessee.[1]

He was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 7th Congressional District of Tennessee.[2]

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

According to Amouzouvik's website, his campaign themes included:

  • Education: "To have a strong economy, we need a strong education system. Therefore, we need to revise our education system..."
  • Economy: ."..we know that as a country we are most successful when we invest in our people—middle-class families and small business owners—who can grow our economy from the bottom up."
  • Energy: ."..work to pass comprehensive energy and climate legislation to protect our nation from the serious economic, environmental, and strategic risks that result from our reliance on foreign oil."[3]

Elections

2014

See also: Tennessee's 7th Congressional District elections, 2014

Amouzouvik is running in the 2014 election for the U.S. House to represent Tennessee's 7th District. He is seeking the Democratic nomination in the primary on August 7, 2014. The general election takes place November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Tennessee's 7th Congressional District elections, 2012

Amouzouvik ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Tennessee's 7th District. Amouzouvik ran unopposed in the August 2, 2012 Democratic primary. He faced incumbent Marsha Blackburn (R), William Akin (I), Jack Arnold (I), and Lenny Ladner (I) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[4] He was defeated by incumbent Marsha Blackburn.[5]

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"

Personal

Amouzouvik and his wife, Yashica, live in Clarksville, Tenn. with their children.[6]

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