Michigan's 12th Congressional District elections, 2014
November 4, 2014
August 5, 2014
John D. Dingell
Cook Political Report: Solid D
Sabato's Crystal Ball: Safe D
Heading into the election the incumbent is John D. Dingell, Jr. (D), who was first elected in 1955. Prior to redistricting due to the 2010 census, he served as the representative of Michigan's 15th congressional district.
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August 5, 2014, primary results
The 12th congressional district of Michigan held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent from the 15th district, John D. Dingell, Jr. won the election in the district.
|U.S. House, Michigan District 12 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||John D. Dingell Incumbent||67.9%||216,884|
|Source: Michigan Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
On November 2, 2010, Sandy Levin won re-election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Don Volaric (R),Leonard Schwartz (L), Les Townsend (U.S. Taxpayers), Julia Williams (G), and Alan Jacquemotte (Natural Law) in the general election.
- United States House of Representatives elections in Michigan, 2014
- United States House of Representatives elections, 2014
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