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In 2011, the [[Kentucky State Legislature]] re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.
  
  

Revision as of 14:10, 27 August 2013

The 2nd Congressional District of Kentucky is a congressional district located in west central Kentucky.

Kentucky's 2nd Congressional District is located in west central Kentucky and includes Daviess, Hancock, Breckinridge, Grayson, Butler, Warren, Edmonson, Barren, Hart, Green, Larue, Nelson, Washington, Mercer, Boyle, Garrard, Jessamine, Bulitt, Nelson, Spencer and Meade counties.[1]

The district previously included Bowling Green, Owensboro, and Elizabethtown.

The current representative of the 2nd congressional district is Brett Guthrie (R).

Elections

2014

See also: Kentucky's 2nd congressional district elections, 2014

The 2nd congressional district of Kentucky will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Kentucky's 2nd congressional district elections, 2012

The 2nd congressional district of Kentucky held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Brett Guthrie won re-election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, Kentucky District 2 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBrett Guthrie Incumbent 64.3% 181,508
     Democratic David Lynn Williams 31.7% 89,541
     Libertarian Craig Astor 1.7% 4,914
     Independent Andrew R. Beacham 2.2% 6,304
Total Votes 282,267
Source: Kentucky Board of Elections "2012 General Election Official Vote Totals"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Brett Guthrie won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Ed Marksberry (D) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Kentucky District 2 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBrett Guthrie incumbent 67.9% 155,906
     Democratic Ed Marksberry 32.1% 73,749
Total Votes 229,655

2008
On November 4, 2008, Brett Guthrie won election to the United States House. He defeated David E. Boswell (D) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Kentucky District 2 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBrett Guthrie 52.6% 158,936
     Democratic David E. Boswell 47.4% 143,379
Total Votes 302,315

2006
On November 7, 2006, Ron Lewis won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mike Weaver (D) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Kentucky District 2 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRon Lewis incumbent 55.4% 118,548
     Democratic Mike Weaver 44.6% 95,415
Total Votes 213,963

2004
On November 2, 2004, Ron Lewis won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Adam Smith (D) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Kentucky District 2 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRon Lewis incumbent 67.9% 185,394
     Democratic Adam Smith 32.1% 87,585
Total Votes 272,979

2002
On November 5, 2002, Ron Lewis won re-election to the United States House. He defeated David Williams (D) and Robert Guy Dyer (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Kentucky District 2 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRon Lewis incumbent 69.6% 122,773
     Democratic David Williams 29.2% 51,431
     Libertarian Robert Guy Dyer 1.2% 2,084
Total Votes 176,288

2000
On November 7, 2000, Ron Lewis won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Brian Pedigo (D) and Michael A. Kirkman (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Kentucky District 2 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRon Lewis incumbent 67.7% 160,800
     Democratic Brian Pedigo 31.4% 74,537
     Libertarian Michael A. Kirkman 0.9% 2,125
Total Votes 237,462

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 2nd congressional district of Kentucky after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Kentucky

In 2011, the Kentucky State Legislature re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.


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