Kentucky's 4th Congressional District

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The 4th Congressional District of Kentucky is a congressional district located in northern Kentucky.

Kentucky's 4th Congressional District is located in northern Kentucky. It is a long district that follows the Ohio River. Spencer, Shelby, Oldham, Henry, Trimble, Carroll, Gallatin, Owen, Grant, Harrison, Pendleton, Campbell, Boone, Bracken, Mason, Lewis and Greenup counties are included in the district.[1]

Previously the district was a long district that followed the Ohio River. The majority of voters lived in the booming suburban Cincinnati counties of Boone, Kenton and Campbell, which included such suburbs as Covington, Florence, Newport, and Fort Thomas.

The current representative of the 4th congressional district is Thomas Massie (R).

Elections

2014

See also: Kentucky's 4th congressional district elections, 2014

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

2012

See also: Kentucky's 4th congressional district elections, 2012

The 4th congressional district of Kentucky held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Republican Thomas Massie won the election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, Kentucky District 4 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngThomas Massie 62.1% 186,036
     Democratic Bill Adkins 35% 104,734
     Independent David Lewis 2.9% 8,674
Total Votes 299,444
Source: Kentucky Board of Elections "2012 General Election Official Vote Totals"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Geoff Davis won re-election to the United States House. He defeated John Waltz (D) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Kentucky District 4 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGeoff Davis incumbent 69.5% 151,813
     Democratic John Waltz 30.5% 66,694
Total Votes 218,507

2008
On November 4, 2008, Geoff Davis won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Michael Kelley (D) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Kentucky District 4 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGeoff Davis incumbent 63% 190,210
     Democratic Michael Kelley 37% 111,549
Total Votes 301,759

2006
On November 7, 2006, Geoff Davis won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Ken Lucas (D) and Brian Houillion (L) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Kentucky District 4 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGeoff Davis incumbent 51.7% 105,845
     Democratic Ken Lucas 43.4% 88,822
     Libertarian Brian Houillion 4.9% 10,100
Total Votes 204,767

2004
On November 2, 2004, Geoff Davis won election to the United States House. He defeated Nick Clooney (D) and Michael E. Slider (I) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Kentucky District 4 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGeoff Davis 54.4% 160,982
     Democratic Nick Clooney 43.9% 129,876
     Independent Michael E. Slider 1.7% 5,069
Total Votes 295,927

2002
On November 5, 2002, Ken Lucas won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Geoff Davis (R) and John Grote (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Kentucky District 4 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngKen Lucas incumbent 51.1% 87,776
     Republican Geoff Davis 47.5% 81,651
     Libertarian John Grote 1.3% 2,308
Total Votes 171,735

2000
On November 7, 2000, Ken Lucas won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Don Bell (R), Ken Salin (G) and Alan Handleman (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Kentucky District 4 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngKen Lucas incumbent 54.3% 125,872
     Republican Don Bell 43.5% 100,943
     Green Party Ken Salin 1.6% 3,662
     Libertarian Alan Handleman 0.6% 1,486
Total Votes 231,963

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 4th 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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