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{{tnr}}'''Kenneth Wiezer''' is a 2012 [[Republican]] candidate seeking election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[Illinois' 12th congressional district elections, 2012|the 12th Congressional District]] of [[Illinois]].
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{{tnr}}'''Kenneth Wiezer''' was a 2012 [[Democratic]] candidate seeking election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[Illinois' 12th congressional district elections, 2012|the 12th Congressional District]] of [[Illinois]]. Wiezer was defeated by [[Brad Harriman]] in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012.<ref name="abc">[http://abclocal.go.com/wls/elections/local/results ''ABC News 7'' "Election Results Primary 2012" Accessed March 20, 2012]</ref>
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==Biography==
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Wiezer's family has resided in southern [[Illinois]] for generations, including Mulkeytown, (Franklin County), Williamson County,  and Simpson, [[Illinois]]. <ref>[Email submission to Ballotpedia on January 4, 2012]</ref>
  
 
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:: ''See also: [[Illinois' 12th congressional district elections, 2012]]''
 
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Wiezer is running in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in Illinois, 2012|Illinois']] [[Illinois' 12th congressional district elections, 2012|12th District]]. Wiezer is seeking the nomination on the Democratic ticket. <ref>[http://www.bnd.com/2011/10/14/1900064/democratic-candidate-plans-to.html ''Belleville News-Democrat'' ""Retired carpenter plans run for Costello's seat in Congress" Accessed December 5, 2011] </ref> The [[Signature requirements and deadlines for 2012 U.S. Congress elections|signature filing deadline]] was December 27, 2011, with the primary taking place on March 20, 2012.
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Wiezer ran in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in Illinois, 2012|Illinois']] [[Illinois' 12th congressional district elections, 2012|12th District]]. Wiezer sought the nomination on the Democratic ticket. <ref>[http://www.bnd.com/2011/10/14/1900064/democratic-candidate-plans-to.html ''Belleville News-Democrat'' ""Retired carpenter plans run for Costello's seat in Congress" Accessed December 5, 2011] </ref> The [[Signature requirements and deadlines for 2012 U.S. Congress elections|signature filing deadline]] was December 27, 2011, with the primary taking place on March 20, 2012.
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Wiezer and candidate [[Chris Miller]] were defeated by [[Brad Harriman]] in the [[Illinois' 12th congressional district elections, 2012|Democratic primary]] on March 20, 2012.<ref name="abc">[http://abclocal.go.com/wls/elections/local/results ''ABC News 7'' "Election Results Primary 2012" Accessed March 20, 2012]</ref> In the [[Illinois' 12th congressional district elections, 2012|Republican primary]], [[Jason Plummer]] defeated candidates [[Rodger Cook]] and [[Theresa Kormos]].<ref name="abc"/>
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|Chamber= U.S. House, Illinois' 12th Congressional District
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|winner1 =Brad Harriman
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|candidate2 =Christopher Miller
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|candidate3=Kenneth Wiezer
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|votes1 = 27409
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|votes2 =8874
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==Personal==
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Wiezer, is a participant in the National Genographic Global DNA Database project, which researches and holds the ancestry of people worldwide which dates back well over 40,000 years ago. <ref>[Email submission to Ballotpedia on January 4, 2012]</ref>
  
 
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*[http://kenwiezer.com/ Ken Weizer's Personal Website]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1805090183 Ken Weizer's Facebook Profile]
  
 
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Revision as of 11:25, 14 March 2013

Kenneth Wiezer
Ken Wiezer.jpg
Candidate for
U.S. House, Illinois, District 12
PartyDemocratic
Personal
ProfessionBusinessman
ReligionRoman Catholic/Christian
Websites
Personal website
Kenneth Wiezer campaign logo
Kenneth Wiezer was a 2012 Democratic candidate seeking election to the U.S. House representing the 12th Congressional District of Illinois. Wiezer was defeated by Brad Harriman in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012.[1]

Biography

Wiezer's family has resided in southern Illinois for generations, including Mulkeytown, (Franklin County), Williamson County, and Simpson, Illinois. [2]

Elections

2012

See also: Illinois' 12th congressional district elections, 2012

Wiezer ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Illinois' 12th District. Wiezer sought the nomination on the Democratic ticket. [3] The signature filing deadline was December 27, 2011, with the primary taking place on March 20, 2012.

Wiezer and candidate Chris Miller were defeated by Brad Harriman in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012.[1] In the Republican primary, Jason Plummer defeated candidates Rodger Cook and Theresa Kormos.[1]

U.S. House, Illinois' 12th Congressional District Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngBrad Harriman 69.8% 27,409
Christopher Miller 22.6% 8,874
Kenneth Wiezer 7.6% 2,967
Total Votes 39,250

Personal

Wiezer, is a participant in the National Genographic Global DNA Database project, which researches and holds the ancestry of people worldwide which dates back well over 40,000 years ago. [4]

External links

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