Kansas' 1st Congressional District elections, 2014

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Kansas' 1st Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
August 5, 2014

Incumbent prior to election:
Tim Huelskamp Republican Party
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The 1st congressional district of Kansas will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

Kansas 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]

Heading into the election the incumbent is Tim Huelskamp (R), who was first elected in 2010.

Kansas' 1st Congressional District encompasses 69 counties in western and central Kansas (more than half of the state), making it one of the largest congressional districts in the nation. Located within the district are Salina, Dodge City, Emporia, Garden City, Hays and Hutchinson.[4]

Candidates

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Potential candidates

District history

2012

On November 6, 2012, Tim Huelskamp (R) won re-election to the United States House. He ran unopposed in the general election.

U.S. House, Kansas District 1 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTim Huelskamp Incumbent 100% 211,337
Total Votes 211,337
Source: Kansas Secretary of State "2012 General Election Official Vote Totals"

2010

On November 2, 2010, Tim Huelskamp won election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Alan Jilka (D) and Jack Warner (L) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House of Representatives, Kansas' 1st Congressional District, General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTim Huelskamp 73.8% 142,281
     Democratic Alan Jilka 22.8% 44,068
     Liberterian Jack Warner 3.4% 6,537
Total Votes 192,886

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