Michigan's 10th Congressional District elections, 2014

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Michigan's 10th Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
August 5, 2014

November 4 Election Winner:
Candice Miller Republican Party
Incumbent prior to election:
Candice Miller Republican Party
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Race Ratings
Cook Political Report: Solid R[1]

Sabato's Crystal Ball: Safe R[2]

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The 10th congressional district of Michigan will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

Michigan is one of 14 states that uses an open primary system, in which registered voters do not have to be members of a party to vote in that party's primary.[3][4][5]

Heading into the election the incumbent is Candice Miller (R), who was first elected in 2002.

Michigan's 10th Congressional District is located in the easternmost region of the lower penninsula of Michigan. It includes Macomb, St. Clair, Lapeer, Tuscola, Huron and Sanilac counties.[6]


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August 5, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

District history


The 10th congressional district of Michigan held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Candice Miller won re-election in the district.[7]

U.S. House, Michigan District 10 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Chuck Stadler 29.7% 97,734
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngCandice Miller Incumbent 68.8% 226,075
     Libertarian Bhagwan Dashairya 1.5% 4,803
Total Votes 328,612
Source: Michigan Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"


On November 2, 2010, Candice Miller won re-election to the United States House of Representatives. She defeated Henry Yanez (D), Claude Beavers (L), and Candace R. Caveny (G) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House of Representatives, Michigan's 10th Congressional District, General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngCandice Miller Incumbent 72% 168,364
     Democratic Henry Yanez 25% 58,530
     Libertarian Claude Beavers 1.6% 3,750
     Green Candace R. Caveny 1.4% 3,286
Total Votes 233,930

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