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{{tnr}}Elections for the office of [[Delaware House of Representatives|Delaware State House]] will be held in [[Delaware]] on [[State legislative elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].  Elections will be held in all of Delaware's 41 representative districts.
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{{Dehouse2010toc}}Elections for the office of [[Delaware House of Representatives|Delaware State House]] were held in [[Delaware]] on [[State legislative elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].  Elections were held in all of Delaware's 41 representative districts.
  
The [[Primary election dates in 2010|primary nomination process]] for candidates wishing to run in these elections is to gain the party's nomination at state conventions held by the state's two major political parties in May.  Candidates wishing to run as independents can submit nominating signatures up through July 30. The primary election day is September 14, 2010.  
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The [[Primary election dates in 2010|primary nomination process]] for candidates wishing to run in these elections to gain the party's nomination were at state conventions held by the state's two major political parties in May.  Candidates wishing to run as independents could submit nominating signatures up through July 30. The primary election day was September 14, 2010.  
  
 
In Delaware, representatives serve two-year terms with no term limits.
 
In Delaware, representatives serve two-year terms with no term limits.
  
The incumbent representative is running for re-election in 36 of the 41 districts with elections in 2010. (87.80%)
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The incumbent representative ran for re-election in 36 of the 41 districts with elections in 2010. (87.80%)
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The Delaware House was one of the few chambers where seats were gained by the Democratic party.  Democrats gained two seats, slightly increasing their majority.
  
 
: ''See also: [[State house elections, 2010]] and [[Delaware State Senate elections, 2010|Delaware State Senate elections]]''
 
: ''See also: [[State house elections, 2010]] and [[Delaware State Senate elections, 2010|Delaware State Senate elections]]''
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==November 2 General Election Results==
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The following candidates won election on November 2, 2010:
  
==Majority control==
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{{List of election winners DPL|Chamber= House of Representatives|State = Delaware|Year = 2010}}
  
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==Majority control==
 
: ''See also: [[Partisan composition of state houses]]''
 
: ''See also: [[Partisan composition of state houses]]''
 
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Heading into the November 2 election, Democrats were the majority party in the [[Delaware House of Representatives]]:
Heading into the November 2 election, Democrats are the majority party in the [[Delaware House of Representatives]]:
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==Campaign contributions==
 
==Campaign contributions==
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{{legislative campaign spending chart}}
 
{{legislative campaign spending chart}}
  
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| align="center" | 2010
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| align="center" | 88
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| align="right" | $2,583,173
 
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|-
 
| align="center" | 2008
 
| align="center" | 2008
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| align="right" | $1,824,680
 
| align="right" | $1,824,680
 
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In 2010, the total amount of contributions raised in house campaigns was $2,583,173.  The top 10 overall contributors were: <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=DE&y=2010&f=H ''Follow the Money'': "Delaware House 2010 Campaign Contributions"]</ref>
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|-
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| Ellis, David E
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| align="right" | $83,043
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|-
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| LaVelle, Gregory Francis
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| align="right" | $52,700
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|-
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| King, Stanley & Ruth
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| align="right" | $30,000
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|-
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| Manolakos, Nick T
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| align="right" | $25,665
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|-
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| Delaware Racing Association
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| align="right" | $21,503
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|-
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| [[Delaware Association of Realtors]]
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| align="right" | $20,731
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|-
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| Kenton, Harvey & Jeanne
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| align="right" | $20,000
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|-
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| Delaware Education Association
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| align="right" | $19,203
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|-
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| Gallogly, Kay Wilde
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| align="right" | $17,920
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|-
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| Delaware Citizens for Economic Development
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| align="right" | $14,700
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|}
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==Incumbency==
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===Unopposed incumbents===
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16 incumbents (44%) faced no competition in the November 2 general election.
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:* 9 Democratic incumbents face no November challenger.
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:* 7 GOP incumbents face no November challenger.
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===Primary challenges===
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Only 5 incumbents (13.8%), all Democrats, faced competition in the September 14 primary.  District 2 incumbent [[Hazel Plant]] lost to challenger [[Stephanie Bolden]].  The following 4 incumbents won their primaries:
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:* District 3: Incumbent Democrat [[Helene Keeley]]
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:* District 8: Incumbent Democrat [[S. Quinton Johnson]]
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:* District 10: Incumbent Democrat [[Dennis E. Williams]]
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:* District 27: Incumbent Democrat [[Earl Jaques, Jr.]]
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===Retiring incumbents===
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Five incumbent representatives did not run for re-election, while 36 incumbents (87.8%) ran for re-election.  Of the 5 incumbents who did not seek re-election, 1 was a Democrat and 4 were Republican.
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Incumbents who retired are:
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:* District 9: Incumbent Republican [[Richard Cathcart]].
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:* District 24: Incumbent Republican [[William Oberle, Jr.]].
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:* District 29: Incumbent Republican [[Pamela Thornburg]].
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:* District 36: Incumbent Republican [[V. George Carey]].
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:* District 41: Incumbent Democrat [[John Atkins]].
  
 
==Qualifications==
 
==Qualifications==
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[[Article II, Delaware Constitution#Section 3|Article II, Section 3]] of the [[Delaware Constitution]] states: No person shall be a Representative who shall not have attained the age of twenty-four years, and have been a citizen and inhabitant of the State three years next preceding the day of his election, and the last year of that term an inhabitant of the Representative District in which he shall be chosen, unless he shall have been absent on the public business of the United States or of this State.  
 
[[Article II, Delaware Constitution#Section 3|Article II, Section 3]] of the [[Delaware Constitution]] states: No person shall be a Representative who shall not have attained the age of twenty-four years, and have been a citizen and inhabitant of the State three years next preceding the day of his election, and the last year of that term an inhabitant of the Representative District in which he shall be chosen, unless he shall have been absent on the public business of the United States or of this State.  
  
==List of candidates==
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==List of candidates== {{Partisanbreakdownstatehouses}}
  
 
===District 1===
 
===District 1===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Dennis P. Williams]] Incumbent Williams has represented District 1 since 1994.
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:*[[Dennis P. Williams]] Incumbent Williams was first elected in 1994.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:No Republican is running for election.
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:No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Dennis P. Williams]]: 6,044 {{won}}
  
 
===District 2===
 
===District 2===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Hazel Plant]] Incumbent Plant has represented District 2 since 2000.
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:*[[Hazel Plant]]: 645. Incumbent Plant was first elected in 2000.
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:*[[Stephanie Bolden]]: 676 {{approved}}
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:No Republican is running for election.
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:No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Stephanie Bolden]]: 4,485 {{won}}
  
 
===District 3===
 
===District 3===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Helene Keeley]] Incumbent Keeley has represented District 3 since 1996.
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:*[[Helene Keeley]]: 736 {{approved}} Incumbent Keeley was first elected in 1996.
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:*Robert Bovell: 590
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:No Republican is running for election.
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:No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Helene Keeley]]: 3,375 {{won}}
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:{{dgreendot}} Robert Bovell (Working Families): 669
  
 
===District 4===
 
===District 4===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Gerald Brady]] Incumbent Brady has represented District 4 since 2006.
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:*[[Gerald Brady]] Incumbent Brady was first elected in 2006.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[Richard Carroll, Delaware Politician]]
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:*[[Richard Carroll, Delaware Politician|Richard Carroll]]
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Gerald Brady]]: 5,298 {{won}}
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:{{reddot}} [[Richard Carroll, Delaware Politician|Richard Carroll]]: 2,757
  
 
===District 5===
 
===District 5===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Melanie Marshall]] Incumbent Marshall has represented District 5 since 2002.
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:*[[Melanie Marshall]] Incumbent Marshall was first elected in 2002.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:No Republican is running for election.
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:No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Melanie Marshall]]: 4,921 {{won}}
  
 
===District 6===
 
===District 6===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[Thomas Kovach]] Incumbent Kovach has represented District 6 since 2008.
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:*[[Thomas Kovach]] Incumbent Kovach was first elected in 2008.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Debra Heffernan]]: 4,263 {{won}}
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:{{reddot}} [[Thomas Kovach]]: 3,856
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:{{yellowdot}} Matthew John Flebbe: 97
  
 
===District 7===
 
===District 7===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Bryon Short]] Incumbent Short has represented District 7 since 2007.
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:*[[Bryon Short]] Incumbent Short was first elected in 2007.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:*[[Judith Travis]]
 
:*[[Judith Travis]]
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Bryon Short]]: 4,983 {{won}}
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:{{reddot}} [[Judith Travis]]: 3,619
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:Scott Gesty (Ind. Party of Delaware: 87
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:{{yellowdot}} Scott Gesty (L): 75
  
 
===District 8===
 
===District 8===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[S. Quinton Johnson]] Incumbent Johnson has represented District 8 since 2008.
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:*[[S. Quinton Johnson]]: 791 {{approved}} Incumbent Johnson was first elected in 2008.
:*[[Valerie V. Jones-Rabb]]
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:*[[Valerie V. Jones-Rabb]]: 361
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:*[[Kathleen Rokosz]]
 
:*[[Kathleen Rokosz]]
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[S. Quinton Johnson]]: 6,402 {{won}}
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:{{reddot}} [[Kathleen Rokosz]]: 3,731
  
 
===District 9===
 
===District 9===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Richard H. Griffiths]]
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:*[[Richard H. Griffiths]]: 258
:*[[Rebecca Walker]]
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:*[[Rebecca Walker]]: 970 {{approved}}
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[John Marino]]
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:*[[John Marino]]: 1,522 {{approved}}
:*[[Anthony Mirto]]
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:*[[Anthony Mirto]]: 493
  
'''Note:''' Incumbent Republican [[Richard Cathcart]] is not seeking re-election.
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'''Note:''' Incumbent Republican [[Richard Cathcart]] did not seek re-election.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Rebecca Walker]]: 5,583 {{won}}
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:{{reddot}} [[John Marino]]: 5,301
  
 
===District 10===
 
===District 10===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Kenneth R. Dargis, Sr.]]
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:*[[Kenneth R. Dargis, Sr.]]: 280
:*[[Dennis E. Williams]] Incumbent Williams has represented District 10 since 2008.
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:*[[Dennis E. Williams]]: 727 {{approved}} Incumbent Williams was first elected in 2008.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:*[[Robert M. Rhodunda]]
 
:*[[Robert M. Rhodunda]]
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Dennis E. Williams]]: 4,314 {{won}}
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:{{reddot}} [[Robert M. Rhodunda]]: 3,580
  
 
===District 11===
 
===District 11===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:No Democrat is running for election.
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:*Joshua Samuel Schoenberg
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[Gregory Lavelle]] Incumbent Lavelle has represented District 11 since 2000.
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:*[[Gregory Lavelle]] Incumbent Lavelle was first elected in 2000.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{reddot}} [[Gregory Lavelle]]: 5,198 {{won}}
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:{{bluedot}} Joshua Samuel Schoenberg: 3,318
  
 
===District 12===
 
===District 12===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:No Democrat is running for election.
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:No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[Deborah Hudson]] Incumbent Hudson has represented District 12 since 1996.
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:*[[Deborah Hudson]] Incumbent Hudson was first elected in 1996.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{reddot}} [[Deborah Hudson]]: 6,067 {{won}}
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:{{yellowdot}} James E. Christina: 767
  
 
===District 13===
 
===District 13===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[John Mitchell, Jr.]] Incumbent Mitchell has represented District 13 since 2006.
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:*[[John Mitchell, Jr.]] Incumbent Mitchell was first elected in 2006.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:No Republican is running for election.
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:No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[John Mitchell, Jr.]]: 4,345 {{won}}
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:*Jeffrey Brown (Blue Enigma Party): 440
  
 
===District 14===
 
===District 14===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Peter Schwartzkopf]] Incumbent Schwartzkopf has represented District 14 since 2002.
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:*[[Peter Schwartzkopf]] Incumbent Schwartzkopf was first elected in 2002.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:*[[Christopher J. Weeks]]
 
:*[[Christopher J. Weeks]]
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Peter Schwartzkopf]]: 6,425 {{won}}
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:{{reddot}} [[Christopher J. Weeks]]: 5,546
  
 
===District 15===
 
===District 15===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Valerie Longhurst]] Incumbent Longhurst has represented District 15 since 2004.
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:*[[Valerie Longhurst]] Incumbent Longhurst was first elected in 2004.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:*[[James Van Houten]]
 
:*[[James Van Houten]]
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Valerie Longhurst]]: 6,764 {{won}}
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:{{reddot}} [[James Van Houten]]: 2,659
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:{{yellowdot}} George Edward Barnett: 150
  
 
===District 16===
 
===District 16===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[James Johnson]] Incumbent Johnson has represented District 16 since 2004.
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:*[[James Johnson]] Incumbent Johnson was first elected in 2004.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:No Republican is running for election.
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:No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[James Johnson]]: 5,328 {{won}}
  
 
===District 17===
 
===District 17===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Michael Mulrooney]] Incumbent Mulrooney has represented District 17 since 1999.
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:*[[Michael Mulrooney]] Incumbent Mulrooney was first elected in 1999.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:No Republican is running for election.
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:No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Michael Mulrooney]]: 5,108 {{won}}
  
 
===District 18===
 
===District 18===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Michael Barbieri]] Incumbent Barbieri has represented District 18 since 2008.
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:*[[Michael Barbieri]] Incumbent Barbieri was first elected in 2008.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:*[[Terry R. Spence]]
 
:*[[Terry R. Spence]]
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Michael Barbieri]]: 3,115 {{won}}
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:{{reddot}} [[Terry R. Spence]]: 2,677
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:{{dgreendot}} [[Terry R. Spence]] (Working Families): 89
  
 
===District 19===
 
===District 19===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Robert Gilligan]] Incumbent Gilligan has represented District 19 since 1972.
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:*[[Robert Gilligan]] Incumbent Gilligan was first elected in 1972.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:No Republican is running for election.
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:*Vincent Ruff
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Robert Gilligan]]: 4,527 {{won}}
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:{{reddot}} Vincent Ruff: 1,643
  
 
===District 20===
 
===District 20===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[Nick Manolakos]] Incumbent Manolakos has represented District 20 since 2006.
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:*[[Nick Manolakos]] Incumbent Manolakos was first elected in 2006.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Francis J. Swift, Jr.]]: 3,288
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:{{reddot}} [[Nick Manolakos]]: 5,469 {{won}}
  
 
===District 21===
 
===District 21===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:No Democrat is running for election.
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:No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[Michael Ramone]] Incumbent Ramone has represented District 21 since 2008.
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:*[[Michael Ramone]] Incumbent Ramone was first elected in 2008.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{reddot}} [[Michael Ramone]]: 5,356 {{won}}
  
 
===District 22===
 
===District 22===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[Joseph Miro]] Incumbent Miro has represented District 22 since 1998.
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:*[[Joseph Miro]] Incumbent Miro was first elected in 1998.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[David E. Ellis]]: 2,798
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:{{reddot}} [[Joseph Miro]]: 5,767 {{won}}
  
 
===District 23===
 
===District 23===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Teresa Schooley]] Incumbent Schooley has represented District 23 since 2004.
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:*[[Teresa Schooley]] Incumbent Schooley was first elected in 2004.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:No Republican is running for election.
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:*[[Bill Stritzinger]]
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Teresa Schooley]]: 4,649 {{won}}
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:{{reddot}} [[Bill Stritzinger]]: 2,150
  
 
===District 24===
 
===District 24===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Kay Wilde Gallogly]]
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:*[[Kay Wilde Gallogly]]: 239
:*[[Edward S. Osienski]]
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:*[[Edward S. Osienski]]: 581 {{approved}}
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:*[[Abraham H. Jones]]
 
:*[[Abraham H. Jones]]
  
'''Note:''' Incumbent Republican [[William Oberle, Jr.]] is not seeking re-election.
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'''Note:''' Incumbent Republican [[William Oberle, Jr.]] did not seek re-election.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Edward S. Osienski]]: 3,531 {{won}}
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:{{reddot}} [[Abraham H. Jones]]: 1,635
  
 
===District 25===
 
===District 25===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[John Kowalko, Jr.]] Incumbent Kowalko has represented District 25 since 2006.
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:*[[John Kowalko, Jr.]] Incumbent Kowalko was first elected in 2006.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:*[[Gordon Winegar]]
 
:*[[Gordon Winegar]]
 +
 +
<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
 +
:{{bluedot}} [[John Kowalko, Jr.]]: 3,402 {{won}}
 +
:{{reddot}} [[Gordon Winegar]]: 1,789
  
 
===District 26===
 
===District 26===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[John Viola]] Incumbent Viola has represented District 26 since 1998.
+
:*[[John Viola]] Incumbent Viola was first elected in 1998.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:No Republican is running for election.
+
:*[[Hans-Erik Janco]]
 +
 
 +
<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
 +
:{{bluedot}} [[John Viola]]: 4,819 {{won}}
 +
:{{reddot}} [[Hans-Erik Janco]]: 166
  
 
===District 27===
 
===District 27===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Earl Jaques, Jr.]] Incumbent Jaques has represented District 27 since 2008.
+
:*[[Earl Jaques, Jr.]]: 781 {{approved}} Incumbent Jaques was first elected in 2008.
:*[[James Maravelias]]
+
:*[[James Maravelias]]: 434
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:*[[Jay Galloway]]
 
:*[[Jay Galloway]]
 +
 +
<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
 +
:{{bluedot}} [[Earl Jaques, Jr.]]: 4,654 {{won}}
 +
:{{reddot}} [[Jay Galloway]]: 2,513
  
 
===District 28===
 
===District 28===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[William Carson, Jr.]] Incumbent Carson has represented District 28 since 2008.
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:*[[William Carson, Jr.]] Incumbent Carson was first elected in 2008.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:No Republican is running for election.
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:*Karen Minner
 +
 
 +
<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
 +
:{{bluedot}} [[William Carson, Jr.]]: 4,534 {{won}}
 +
:{{reddot}} Karen Minner: 2,161
  
 
===District 29===
 
===District 29===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[George A. Phillips]]
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:*[[George A. Phillips]]: 450
:*[[Lincoln D. Willis]]
+
:*[[Lincoln D. Willis]]: 1,156 {{approved}}
 +
 
 +
'''Note:''' Incumbent Republican [[Pamela Thornburg]] did not seek re-election.
  
'''Note:''' Incumbent Republican [[Pamela Thornburg]] is not seeking re-election.
+
<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
 +
:{{bluedot}} [[John W. McCutchan]]: 3,673
 +
:{{reddot}} [[Lincoln D. Willis]]: 5,176 {{won}}
  
 
===District 30===
 
===District 30===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:No Democrat is running for election.
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:No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[William Outten]] Incumbent Outten has represented District 30 since 2004.
+
:*[[William Outten]] Incumbent Outten was first elected in 2004.
 +
 
 +
<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
 +
:{{reddot}} [[William Outten]]: 5,514 {{won}}
  
 
===District 31===
 
===District 31===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Darryl Scott]] Incumbent Scott has represented District 31 since 2008.
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:*[[Darryl Scott]] Incumbent Scott was first elected in 2008.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[Ronald G. Poliquin]]
+
:*[[Ronald G. Poliquin]]: 535
:*[[Ronald D. Smith]]
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:*[[Ronald D. Smith]]: 549 {{approved}}
 +
 
 +
<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
 +
:{{bluedot}} [[Darryl Scott]]: 3,487 {{won}}
 +
:{{reddot}} [[Ronald D. Smith]]: 2,411
  
 
===District 32===
 
===District 32===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[E. Bradford Bennett]] Incumbent Bennett has represented District 32 since 2008.
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:*[[E. Bradford Bennett]] Incumbent Bennett was first elected in 2008.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
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:{{yellowdot}} <u>'''September 14 Libertarian primary:</u>
 
:{{yellowdot}} <u>'''September 14 Libertarian primary:</u>
 
:*[[William McVay]] ''McVay filed as a Democrat, Republican, and Libertarian but was removed from the Democratic and Republican primary ballot.''<ref>[http://www.delawareonline.com/article/20100721/NEWS/7210322 Libertarian candidates lose battle for multiparty filing]</ref><ref>[http://www.middletowntranscript.com/newsnow/x6416807/Judge-says-Libertarians-can-t-run-as-Democrats-or-Republicans Judge says Libertarians can’t run as Democrats or Republicans]</ref>
 
:*[[William McVay]] ''McVay filed as a Democrat, Republican, and Libertarian but was removed from the Democratic and Republican primary ballot.''<ref>[http://www.delawareonline.com/article/20100721/NEWS/7210322 Libertarian candidates lose battle for multiparty filing]</ref><ref>[http://www.middletowntranscript.com/newsnow/x6416807/Judge-says-Libertarians-can-t-run-as-Democrats-or-Republicans Judge says Libertarians can’t run as Democrats or Republicans]</ref>
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 +
<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
 +
:{{bluedot}} [[E. Bradford Bennett]]: 2,291 {{won}}
 +
:{{reddot}} [[Beth Buzzell Miller]]: 1,995
 +
:*[[William McVay]] (Ind. Party of Delaware): 204
 +
:{{yellowdot}} [[William McVay]]: 76
  
 
===District 33===
 
===District 33===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:*[[Robert Walls]] Incumbent Walls has represented District 33 since 2006.
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:*[[Robert Walls]] Incumbent Walls was first elected in 2006.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[Harold J. Peterman]]
+
:*[[Harold J. Peterman]]: 1,102 {{approved}}
:*[[Steven W. Rust]]
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:*[[Steven W. Rust]]: 855
 +
 
 +
<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Robert Walls]]: 3,955
 +
:{{reddot}} [[Harold J. Peterman]]: 4,314 {{won}}
  
 
===District 34===
 
===District 34===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[Donald Blakey]] Incumbent Blakey has represented District 34 since 2006.
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:*[[Donald Blakey]] Incumbent Blakey was first elected in 2006.
  
 
:{{greydot}} <u>'''Non-partisan candidate:</u>
 
:{{greydot}} <u>'''Non-partisan candidate:</u>
 
:*[[Michael S. Tedesco]]
 
:*[[Michael S. Tedesco]]
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
 +
:{{bluedot}} [[Jill A. Fuchs]]: 2,393
 +
:{{reddot}} [[Donald Blakey]]: 5,015 {{won}}
 +
:{{greydot}} [[Michael S. Tedesco]]: 463
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:*Jonathan M. Marango (Ind. Party of Delaware): 262
  
 
===District 35===
 
===District 35===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[David Wilson]] Incumbent Wilson has represented District 35 since 2008.
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:*[[David Wilson]] Incumbent Wilson was first elected in 2008.
 +
 
 +
<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
 +
:{{bluedot}} [[James J. Westhoff]]: 1,995
 +
:{{reddot}} [[David Wilson]]: 4,719 {{won}}
  
 
===District 36===
 
===District 36===
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:*[[Harvey R. Kenton]]
 
:*[[Harvey R. Kenton]]
  
'''Note:''' Incumbent Republican [[V. George Carey]] is not seeking re-election.
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'''Note:''' Incumbent Republican [[V. George Carey]] did not seek re-election.
 +
 
 +
<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
 +
:{{bluedot}} [[C. Russell McCabe]]: 4,400
 +
:{{reddot}} [[Harvey R. Kenton]]: 5,229 {{won}}
  
 
===District 37===
 
===District 37===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[Ruth Briggs King]] Incumbent King has represented District 37 since September 2009.
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:*[[Ruth Briggs King]] Incumbent King was first elected in September 2009.
 +
 
 +
<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
 +
:{{bluedot}} [[Frank E. Shade]]: 3,189
 +
:{{reddot}} [[Ruth Briggs King]]: 5,149 {{won}}
  
 
===District 38===
 
===District 38===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:No Democrat is running for election.
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:No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[Gerald Hocker]] Incumbent Hocker has represented District 38 since 2002.
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:*[[Gerald Hocker]] Incumbent Hocker was first elected in 2002.
 +
 
 +
<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{reddot}} [[Gerald Hocker]]: 9,371 {{won}}
  
 
===District 39===
 
===District 39===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:No Democrat is running for election.
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:No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[Daniel Short]] Incumbent Short has represented District 39 since 2002.
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:*[[Daniel Short]] Incumbent Short was first elected in 2002.
 +
 
 +
<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
 +
:{{reddot}} [[Daniel Short]]: 4,562 {{won}}
  
 
===District 40===
 
===District 40===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:No Democrat is running for election.
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:No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
:*[[Clifford Lee]] Incumbent Lee has represented District 40 since 1990.
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:*[[Clifford Lee]] Incumbent Lee was first elected in 1990.
 +
 
 +
<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{reddot}} [[Clifford Lee]]: 5,342 {{won}}
  
 
===District 41===
 
===District 41===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''September 14 Democratic primary:</u>
:No Democrat is running for election.
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:*[[John Atkins]] Incumbent Atkins was first elected in 2008.
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''September 14 GOP primary:</u>
 
:*[[Gregory A. Hastings]]
 
:*[[Gregory A. Hastings]]
  
'''Note:''' Incumbent Democrat [[John Atkins]] is not seeking re-election.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
 +
:{{reddot}} [[Gregory A. Hastings]]: 3,926
 +
:{{bluedot}} [[John Atkins]]: 4,865 {{won}}
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
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==External links==
 
==External links==
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*[http://elections.delaware.gov/results/html/election.shtml Official Delaware General Election Results]
 
*[http://elections.delaware.gov/reports/prim_fcddt.html Delaware 2010 primary election candidates]
 
*[http://elections.delaware.gov/reports/prim_fcddt.html Delaware 2010 primary election candidates]
 
*[http://elections.delaware.gov/reports/genl_fcddt.html Delaware 2010 general election candidates]
 
*[http://elections.delaware.gov/reports/genl_fcddt.html Delaware 2010 general election candidates]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/election_state_legislator.php?state_id=DE&type=office&criteria=lower Project Vote Smart list of candidates for Delaware House of Representatives in the November 2, 2010 election]
  
 
==References==
 
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Delaware House of Representatives
Elections for the office of Delaware State House were held in Delaware on November 2, 2010. Elections were held in all of Delaware's 41 representative districts.

The primary nomination process for candidates wishing to run in these elections to gain the party's nomination were at state conventions held by the state's two major political parties in May. Candidates wishing to run as independents could submit nominating signatures up through July 30. The primary election day was September 14, 2010.

In Delaware, representatives serve two-year terms with no term limits.

The incumbent representative ran for re-election in 36 of the 41 districts with elections in 2010. (87.80%)

The Delaware House was one of the few chambers where seats were gained by the Democratic party. Democrats gained two seats, slightly increasing their majority.

See also: State house elections, 2010 and Delaware State Senate elections

November 2 General Election Results

The following candidates won election on November 2, 2010:


  1. Bryon Short
  2. Clifford Lee
  3. Daniel Short
  4. Darryl Scott
  5. David Wilson (Delaware)
  6. Deborah Hudson
  7. Debra Heffernan
  8. Dennis E. Williams
  9. Dennis P. Williams
  10. Donald Blakey
  11. E. Bradford Bennett
  12. Earl Jaques, Jr.
  13. Edward Osienski
  14. Gerald Brady
  15. Gerald Hocker
  16. Gregory Lavelle
  17. Harold Peterman
  18. Harvey Kenton
  19. Helene Keeley
  20. James Johnson (Delaware)
  21. John Atkins
  22. John Kowalko
  23. John Mitchell, Jr.
  24. John Viola
  25. Joseph Miro
  26. Lincoln D. Willis
  27. Melanie George Smith
  28. Michael Barbieri
  29. Michael Mulrooney
  30. Michael Ramone
  31. Nick Manolakos
  32. Peter Schwartzkopf
  33. Rebecca Walker
  34. Robert Gilligan
  35. Ruth Briggs King
  36. S. Quinton Johnson
  37. Stephanie Bolden
  38. Teresa Schooley
  39. Valerie Longhurst
  40. William Carson
  41. William Outten

Majority control

See also: Partisan composition of state houses

Heading into the November 2 election, Democrats were the majority party in the Delaware House of Representatives:

Delaware House of Representatives
Party As of November 1, 2010 After the 2010 Election
     Democratic Party 24 26
     Republican Party 17 15
Total 41 41


Campaign contributions

This chart shows how many candidates ran for state house in Delaware in past years and the cumulative amount of campaign contributions in state house races, including contributions in both primary and general election contests. All figures come from Follow The Money.[1]

Year Number of candidates Total contributions
2010 88 $2,583,173
2008 75 $2,334,401
2006 79 $2,156,700
2004 80 $2,020,644
2002 83 $1,824,680

In 2010, the total amount of contributions raised in house campaigns was $2,583,173. The top 10 overall contributors were: [2]

Donor Amount
Ellis, David E $83,043
LaVelle, Gregory Francis $52,700
King, Stanley & Ruth $30,000
Manolakos, Nick T $25,665
Delaware Racing Association $21,503
Delaware Association of Realtors $20,731
Kenton, Harvey & Jeanne $20,000
Delaware Education Association $19,203
Gallogly, Kay Wilde $17,920
Delaware Citizens for Economic Development $14,700

Incumbency

Unopposed incumbents

2010 state legislative elections analyzed using a Competitiveness Index

16 incumbents (44%) faced no competition in the November 2 general election.

  • 9 Democratic incumbents face no November challenger.
  • 7 GOP incumbents face no November challenger.

Primary challenges

Only 5 incumbents (13.8%), all Democrats, faced competition in the September 14 primary. District 2 incumbent Hazel Plant lost to challenger Stephanie Bolden. The following 4 incumbents won their primaries:

Retiring incumbents

Five incumbent representatives did not run for re-election, while 36 incumbents (87.8%) ran for re-election. Of the 5 incumbents who did not seek re-election, 1 was a Democrat and 4 were Republican.

Incumbents who retired are:

Qualifications

Article II, Section 3 of the Delaware Constitution states: No person shall be a Representative who shall not have attained the age of twenty-four years, and have been a citizen and inhabitant of the State three years next preceding the day of his election, and the last year of that term an inhabitant of the Representative District in which he shall be chosen, unless he shall have been absent on the public business of the United States or of this State.

List of candidates

Partisan dominance in state houses
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District 1

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Dennis P. Williams: 6,044 Green check mark transparent.png

District 2

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Stephanie Bolden: 4,485 Green check mark transparent.png

District 3

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
  • Helene Keeley: 736 Approveda Incumbent Keeley was first elected in 1996.
  • Robert Bovell: 590
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Helene Keeley: 3,375 Green check mark transparent.png
Working Families Party Robert Bovell (Working Families): 669

District 4

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Gerald Brady: 5,298 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Richard Carroll: 2,757

District 5

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Melanie Marshall: 4,921 Green check mark transparent.png

District 6

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Debra Heffernan: 4,263 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Thomas Kovach: 3,856
Libertarian Party Matthew John Flebbe: 97

District 7

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
  • Bryon Short Incumbent Short was first elected in 2007.
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Bryon Short: 4,983 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Judith Travis: 3,619
Scott Gesty (Ind. Party of Delaware: 87
Libertarian Party Scott Gesty (L): 75

District 8

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party S. Quinton Johnson: 6,402 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Kathleen Rokosz: 3,731

District 9

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

Note: Incumbent Republican Richard Cathcart did not seek re-election.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Rebecca Walker: 5,583 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party John Marino: 5,301

District 10

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Dennis E. Williams: 4,314 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Robert M. Rhodunda: 3,580

District 11

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
  • Joshua Samuel Schoenberg
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Gregory Lavelle: 5,198 Green check mark transparent.png
Democratic Party Joshua Samuel Schoenberg: 3,318

District 12

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Deborah Hudson: 6,067 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party James E. Christina: 767

District 13

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party John Mitchell, Jr.: 4,345 Green check mark transparent.png
  • Jeffrey Brown (Blue Enigma Party): 440

District 14

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Peter Schwartzkopf: 6,425 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Christopher J. Weeks: 5,546

District 15

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Valerie Longhurst: 6,764 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party James Van Houten: 2,659
Libertarian Party George Edward Barnett: 150

District 16

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party James Johnson: 5,328 Green check mark transparent.png

District 17

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Michael Mulrooney: 5,108 Green check mark transparent.png

District 18

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Michael Barbieri: 3,115 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Terry R. Spence: 2,677
Working Families Party Terry R. Spence (Working Families): 89

District 19

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:
  • Vincent Ruff

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Robert Gilligan: 4,527 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Vincent Ruff: 1,643

District 20

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Francis J. Swift, Jr.: 3,288
Republican Party Nick Manolakos: 5,469 Green check mark transparent.png

District 21

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Michael Ramone: 5,356 Green check mark transparent.png

District 22

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:
  • Joseph Miro Incumbent Miro was first elected in 1998.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party David E. Ellis: 2,798
Republican Party Joseph Miro: 5,767 Green check mark transparent.png

District 23

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Teresa Schooley: 4,649 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Bill Stritzinger: 2,150

District 24

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

Note: Incumbent Republican William Oberle, Jr. did not seek re-election.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Edward S. Osienski: 3,531 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Abraham H. Jones: 1,635

District 25

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party John Kowalko, Jr.: 3,402 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Gordon Winegar: 1,789

District 26

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
  • John Viola Incumbent Viola was first elected in 1998.
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party John Viola: 4,819 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Hans-Erik Janco: 166

District 27

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Earl Jaques, Jr.: 4,654 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Jay Galloway: 2,513

District 28

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:
  • Karen Minner

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party William Carson, Jr.: 4,534 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Karen Minner: 2,161

District 29

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

Note: Incumbent Republican Pamela Thornburg did not seek re-election.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party John W. McCutchan: 3,673
Republican Party Lincoln D. Willis: 5,176 Green check mark transparent.png

District 30

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party William Outten: 5,514 Green check mark transparent.png

District 31

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Darryl Scott: 3,487 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Ronald D. Smith: 2,411

District 32

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:
Libertarian Party September 14 Libertarian primary:
  • William McVay McVay filed as a Democrat, Republican, and Libertarian but was removed from the Democratic and Republican primary ballot.[3][4]

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party E. Bradford Bennett: 2,291 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Beth Buzzell Miller: 1,995
Libertarian Party William McVay: 76

District 33

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Robert Walls: 3,955
Republican Party Harold J. Peterman: 4,314 Green check mark transparent.png

District 34

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:
Independent Non-partisan candidate:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jill A. Fuchs: 2,393
Republican Party Donald Blakey: 5,015 Green check mark transparent.png
Independent Michael S. Tedesco: 463
  • Jonathan M. Marango (Ind. Party of Delaware): 262

District 35

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party James J. Westhoff: 1,995
Republican Party David Wilson: 4,719 Green check mark transparent.png

District 36

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

Note: Incumbent Republican V. George Carey did not seek re-election.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party C. Russell McCabe: 4,400
Republican Party Harvey R. Kenton: 5,229 Green check mark transparent.png

District 37

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Frank E. Shade: 3,189
Republican Party Ruth Briggs King: 5,149 Green check mark transparent.png

District 38

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Gerald Hocker: 9,371 Green check mark transparent.png

District 39

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Daniel Short: 4,562 Green check mark transparent.png

District 40

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Clifford Lee: 5,342 Green check mark transparent.png

District 41

Democratic Party September 14 Democratic primary:
  • John Atkins Incumbent Atkins was first elected in 2008.
Republican Party September 14 GOP primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Gregory A. Hastings: 3,926
Democratic Party John Atkins: 4,865 Green check mark transparent.png

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