|U.S. Senate, Delaware|
|Elections and appointments|
|Next primary||September 9, 2014|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||University of Delaware|
was a 2014 Republican
candidate seeking election to the U.S. Senate
Wade was previously a 2012 Republican candidate who sought election to the U.S. Senate from Delaware.
Wade worked at a steel mill following high school graduation. He then earned his B.S. in electrical engineering from the University of Delaware. Wade founded his own engineering business when he was 29 and still runs it today.
- See also: United States Senate elections in Delaware, 2014
Wade ran in the 2014 election for the U.S. Senate, to represent Delaware. Wade sought the Republican nomination in the primary on September 9, 2014. The general election took place November 4, 2014.
- See also: United States Senate elections in Delaware, 2012
Wade ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. Senate, representing Delaware. He sought the nomination on the Republican ticket. The signature filing deadline for candidates wishing to run was July 10, 2012. The primary election was held on September 11, 2012. Wade ran unopposed in the primary election and moved on to the general election on November 6, 2012. He lost to incumbent Democrat Tom Carper.
|U.S. Senate, Delaware, General Election, 2012
||Thomas Carper Incumbent
|| Kevin Wade
|| Andrew Richard Groff
|| Alexander Pires
|Source: Delaware Secretary of State, "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"
Breakdown of the source of Wade's campaign funds before the 2012 election.
Wade lost election to the U.S. Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Wade's campaign committee raised a total of $181,367 and spent $181,600.
|U.S. Senate, Delaware, 2012 - Kevin Wade Campaign Contributions|
|Total Raised by Election Winner
|Total Spent by Election Winner
|Top contributors to Kevin Wade's campaign committee|
|Defenders of Freedom||$10,000
|Top 5 industries that contributed to campaign committee|
|Securities & Investment||$10,250|
|Printing and Publishing||$6,000|
Wade and his wife, Gail, have one daughter and two grandchildren.
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- ↑ Delaware Secretary of State, "Primary candidate list," accessed July 8, 2014
- ↑ Campaign website, "About Kevin," accessed July 9, 2014
- ↑ WDEL "Businessman Kevin Wade to run for U.S. Senate," January 3, 2012
- ↑ Delaware Board of Elections, "General Election Candidates" accessed July 10, 2012
- ↑ ABC News, "2012 General Election Results," accessed November 6, 2012
- ↑ OpenSecrets, "2012 Election" accessed May 15, 2013
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