Mississippi's 1st Congressional District elections, 2014

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Mississippi's 1st Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
June 3, 2014

Incumbent prior to election:
Alan Nunnelee Republican Party
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The 1st congressional district of Mississippi will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

Mississippi has an open primary system, in which registered voters do not have to be members of a party to vote in that party's primary.

Heading into the election the incumbent is Alan Nunnelee (R), who was first elected in 2010.

Mississippi's 1st congressional district is located in the northeastern portion of the state and includes DeSoto, Tate, Marshall, Lafayette, Calhoun, Benton, tippah, Alcorn, Tishoming, Prentiss, Lee, Union, Itawamba, Pontotoc, Chickasaw, Monroe, Clay, Lowndes, Webster, Choctaw, Oktibbeha, and Winston counties.[1]

Candidates

General election candidates


June 3, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary


District history

2012

On November 6, 2012, Alan Nunnelee (R) won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Brad Morris, Jim R. Bourland, Danny Bedwell, and Chris Potts in the general election.

U.S. House, Mississippi District 1 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Brad Morris 36.9% 114,076
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAlan Nunnelee Incumbent 60.4% 186,760
     Libertarian Danny Bedwell 1.2% 3,584
     Constitution Jim R. Bourland 0.8% 2,390
     Reform Chris Potts 0.8% 2,367
Total Votes 309,177
Source: Mississippi Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

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