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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Race Ratings
Cook Political Report: Solid R[1]

FairVote's Monopoly Politics: Safe R[2]
Sabato's Crystal Ball: Safe R[3]

Mississippi U.S. House Elections
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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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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.
Candidate Filing Deadline Primary Election General Election
March 1, 2014
June 3, 2014
November 4, 2014

Primary: Mississippi has a semi-open primary system, in which voters do not have to register with a party, but they must intend to support the party nominations if they vote in the primary election.[4]

Voter registration: Pending

See also: Mississippi elections, 2014

Incumbent: 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.[5]


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June 3, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Campaign contributions

Alan Nunnelee

Candidates for Congress are required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Nunnelee's reports.[6]

Alan Nunnelee (2014) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[7]April 15, 2013$157,091.34$5,736.75$(120,660.60)$42,166.49
July Quarterly[8]July 15, 2013$42,166.49$259,678.83$(83,190.18)$218,655.14
October Quarterly[9]October 15, 2013$218,655.14$205,452.63$(72,130.29)$351,977.48
Year-End Quarterly[10]December 31, 2013$351,977$118,350$(67,677)$428,049
April Quarterly[11]April 15, 2014$428,049.92$59,950.00$(148,618.57)$339,381.35
July QuarterlyJuly 15, 2014$331,971$82,700$(44,602)$390,469
Running totals

District history

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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"


On November 2, 2010, Alan Nunnelee won election to the United States House. He defeated Travis Childers (D), Wally Pang (I), Les Green (I), A.G. Baddley (I), Rick Hoskins (I), Barbara Washer (Reform), Harold Taylor (L) and Gail Giaramita (Constitution) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, Mississippi District 1 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAlan Nunnelee 55.3% 121,074
     Democratic Travis W. Childers incumbent 40.8% 89,388
     Independent Wally Pang 1% 2,180
     Independent Les Green 0.9% 2,020
     Independent A. G. Baddley 0.9% 1,882
     Independent Rick "Rico" Hoskins 0.2% 478
     Reform Barbara Dale Washer 0.2% 389
     Libertarian Harold M. Taylor 0.2% 447
     Constitution Gail Giaramita 0.6% 1,235
Total Votes 219,093

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