Delaware down ballot state executive elections, 2014

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Delaware Down Ballot State Executive Elections

Primary Date:
September 9, 2014

General Election Date:
November 4, 2014

Delaware State Executive Elections
Top Ballot
Attorney General
Down Ballot
Treasurer, Auditor

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Two down ballot state executive positions are up for election in the state of Delaware in 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014.

Delaware is one of 12 states to use a strictly closed primary process, in which the selection of a party's candidates in an election is limited to registered party members.[1][2][3]

Office Incumbent Assumed Office Incumbent running? General Election Candidates 2015 Winner Partisan Switch?
Treasurer Chip Flowers
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2011 No[4] Democratic Party Sean Barney
Republican Party Ken Simpler
Green Party David Chandler
Republican Party Ken Simpler Yes
State Auditor R. Thomas Wagner, Jr.
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1989 Yes Republican Party R. Thomas Wagner, Jr.
Democratic Party Brenda Mayrack
Republican Party R. Thomas Wagner, Jr. No


Current incumbent


The treasurer's office is responsible for providing banking, accounting and investment services to the state government. It ensures all receipts and disbursements are accounted for, issues state bonds, and operates state employees' savings and retirement funds. It also produces analysis of the state's economy and financial education services to state residents.


Current incumbent


The auditor's office is responsible for conducting postaudits of state agencies' financial transactions, a comprehensive annual financial report of the entire state government, and performance audits of other government programs. It also evaluates the management practices of state agencies.

See also