Jim Evans (Missouri)

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Jim Evans
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Missouri, District 7
PartyDemocratic
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Jim Evans was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 7th Congressional District of Missouri. Evans ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 7, 2012.

Evans is running for election again in the general election on November 4, 2014.

Biography

Evans was raised on a family farm near Republic, Missouri. After a two-year stint in the Army as a Pershing Missile crewman, Jim earned certification as a welder, and then continued his education at Missouri State University on the G.I. Bill to earn a Master's degree in mathematics. He started his teaching career at Logan Rogersville Jr. High, where he later served as president of the local teachers association. He has also operated a beef battle business and real estate investment and property management firm. [1]

Elections

2014

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

Evans is running in the 2014 election for the U.S. House to represent Missouri's 7th District. Evans is seeking the Democratic nomination in the primary on August 5, 2014. The general election takes place November 4, 2014.

2012

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

Evans was defeated by incumbent Billy Long in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2] Evans ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Missouri's 7th District. Evans won the nomination on the Democratic ticket after running unopposed in the Democratic primary.

U.S. House, Missouri District 7 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBilly Long Incumbent 63.9% 203,565
     Democratic Jim Evans 30.9% 98,498
     Libertarian Kevin Craig 5.2% 16,668
     Write-in Kenneth Joe Brown 0% 9
Total Votes 318,740
Source: Missouri Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

Campaign donors

2012

Breakdown of the source of Evans's campaign funds before the 2012 election.

Evans lost election to the U.S. House in 2012. During that election cycle, Evans's campaign committee raised a total of $41,029 and spent $43,993.[3]

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