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

November 4 Election Winner:
Alan Nunnelee Republican Party
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.

Mississippi is one of 21 states with a mixed primary system. 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]

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

District history


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, Nunnelee won election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Travis W. Childers (D), Wally Pang (I), Les Green (I), A. G. Baddley (I), Rick "Rico" Hoskins (I), Barbara Dale Washer (Reform), Harold M. Taylor (L), and Gail Giaramita (C) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House of Representatives, Mississippi's 1st Congressional District, 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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