Kentucky's 5th Congressional District elections, 2014
November 4, 2014
May 20, 2014
Kentucky has a closed primary system, in which the selection of a party's candidates in a primary election is limited to registered members of that party.
Heading into the election the incumbent is Hal Rogers (R), who was first elected in 1980.
Kentucky's 5th Congressional District is located in the heart of Appalachia in southeastern Kentucky. Located within the district are the cities of Pikeville, Middlesborough and Somerset. Boyd, Carter, Rowan, Elliot, Lawrence, Martin, Johnson, Morgan, Magofflin, Floyd, Pike, Knott, Letcher, Perry, Breathitt, Lee, Owsley, Clay, Jackson, Laurel, Knox, Bell, Whitley, McCreary, Rockcastle, Lincoln, Pulaski and Wayne counties are included in this district.
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|U.S. House, Kentucky District 5 General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Hal Rogers Incumbent||77.9%||195,406|
|Source: Kentucky Board of Elections "2012 General Election Official Vote Totals"|
|U.S. House of Representatives, Kentucky's 5th Congressional District, General Election, 2010|
|Republican||Hal Rogers Incumbent||77.4%||151,019|
- United States House of Representatives elections in Kentucky, 2014
- United States House of Representatives elections, 2014