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Georgia's 6th Congressional District elections, 2014

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Georgia's 6th Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
May 20, 2014

Incumbent prior to election:
Tom Price Republican Party
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Race Ratings
Cook Political Report: Solid R[1]

Sabato's Crystal Ball: Safe R[2]

Fairvote's Monopoly Politics: Safe R[3]

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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 6th congressional district of Georgia will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

Georgia is one of 14 states that uses an open primary system, in which registered voters do not have to be members of a party to vote in that party's primary.[4][5][6]

Heading into the election the incumbent is Tom Price (R), who was first elected in 2004.

Georgia's 6th Congressional District consists of many of the northern suburbs of Atlanta and includes eastern Cobb County, northern Fulton County, the Dunwoody area of northern Dekalb County, as well as all of Cherokee County. The district includes Roswell, Vinings and Sandy Springs.[7]

Candidates

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May 20, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

District history

2012

On November 6, 2012, Tom Price (R) won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Jeff Kazanow in the general election.

U.S. House, Georgia District 6 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTom Price Incumbent 64.5% 189,669
     Democratic Jeff Kazanow 35.5% 104,365
Total Votes 294,034
Source: Georgia Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010

On November 2, 2010, Tom Price won re-election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Sean Greenberg (I) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House of Representatives, Georgia's 6th Congressional District, General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTom Price Incumbent 99.9% 198,100
     Democratic Sean Greenberg 0.1% 188
Total Votes 198,288

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