Mississippi's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2014
November 4, 2014
June 3, 2014
Cook Political Report: Solid D
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.
Heading into the election the incumbent is Bennie Thompson (D), who was first elected in 1993.
Mississippi's 2nd Congressional District is located in the western portion of the state and includes Jefferson, Claiborne, Copiah, Hinds, Warren, Issaquena, Sharkey, Yazoo, Madison, Leake, Attala, Washington, Humphreys, Holmes, Sunflower, Bolivar, Leflore, Carroll, Montgomery, Grenada, Yalobusha, Panola, Tallahatchie, Quitman, Coahoma and Tunica counties.
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June 3, 2014, primary results
|U.S. House, Mississippi District 2 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Bennie Thompson Incumbent||67.1%||214,978|
|Source: Mississippi Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
- United States House of Representatives elections in Mississippi, 2014
- United States House of Representatives elections, 2014
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- Sabato's Crystal Ball, "2014 House Races," accessed August 25, 2014
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