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Missouri's 1st Congressional District

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The 1st Congressional District of Missouri is a congressional district in the eastern portion of the state.

Missouri's 1st Congressional District is located in the eastern portion of the state and includes St. Louis City as the majority of the district.[1]

It previously included much of northern St. Louis City and St. Louis County.

The current representative of the 1st congressional district is William Lacy Clay (D).

Elections

2012

See also: Missouri's 1st congressional district elections, 2012

The 1st congressional district of Missouri held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent William Lacy Clay won re-election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, Missouri District 1 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngWilliam Lacy Clay Incumbent 78.7% 267,927
     Republican Robyn Hamlin 17.9% 60,832
     Libertarian Robb E. Cunningham 3.5% 11,824
Total Votes 340,583
Source: Missouri Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

The primary took place on August 7.[3]

Democratic Primary

Missouri's 1st Congressional District Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngWilliam Lacy Clay Incumbent 63.3% 57,672
Russ Carnahan Incumbent 33.9% 30,911
Candice Britton 2.8% 2,566
Total Votes 91,149

Republican Primary

Missouri's 1st Congressional District Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRobyn Hamlin 57.9% 9,737
Martin D. Baker 42.1% 7,085
Total Votes 16,822

2010

On November 2, 2010, William Lacy Clay won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Robyn Hamlin (R) and Julie Stone (L) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House Missouri District 1 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngWilliam Clay Lacy incumbent 73.6% 135,907
     Republican Robyn Hamlin 23.6% 43,649
     Libertarian Julie Stone 2.8% 5,223
Total Votes 184,779

2008

On November 4, 2008, William Lacy Clay won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Robb E. Cunningham (L) and Damien Johnson (Write-in) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Missouri District 1 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngWilliam Lacy Clay incumbent 88.1% 242,570
     Libertarian Robb E. Cunningham 11.9% 32,700
     Write-in Damien Johnson 0% 7
Total Votes 275,277

2006

On November 7, 2006, William Lacy Clay won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mark J. Byrne (R) and Robb E. Cunningham (L) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Missouri District 1 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngWilliam Lacy Clay incumbent 72.9% 141,574
     Republican Mark J. Byrne 24.7% 47,893
     Libertarian Robb E. Cunningham 2.5% 4,768
Total Votes 194,235

2004

On November 2, 2004, William Lacy Clay won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Leslie L. Farr II (R), Terry Chadwick (L) and Robert Rehbein (Constitution) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Missouri District 1 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngWilliam Lacy Clay incumbent 73% 213,658
     Republican Leslie L. Farr II 22.1% 64,791
     Libertarian Terry Chadwick 1.3% 3,937
     Constitution Robert Rehbein 3.6% 10,404
Total Votes 292,790

2002

On November 5, 2002, William Lacy Clay won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Richard Schwadron (R) and Jim Higgins (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Missouri District 1 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngWilliam Lacy Clay incumbent 70.1% 133,946
     Republican Richard Schwadron 27.1% 51,755
     Libertarian Jim Higgins 2.8% 5,354
Total Votes 191,055

2000

On November 7, 2000, William Lacy Clay won election to the United States House. He defeated Z. Dwight Billingsly (R), Brenda (Ziah) Reddick (Green), Tamara A. Millay (L) and Robert Penningroth (Reform) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, Missouri District 1 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngWilliam Lacy Clay 75.2% 149,173
     Republican Z. Dwight Billingsly 21.5% 42,730
     Green Brenda (Ziah) Reddick 1.6% 3,099
     Libertarian Tamara A. Millay 1.1% 2,253
     Reform Robert Penningroth 0.6% 1,092
Total Votes 198,347

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 1st congressional district of Missouri after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Missouri

In 2011, the Missouri State Legislature re-drew the Congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.


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