Missouri's 2nd Congressional District

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The 2nd Congressional District of Missouri is a congressional district in the eastern portion of the state.

Missouri's 2nd Congressional District is located in the eastern portion of the state and includes St. Louis, Franklin, Warren, Jefferson and St. Charles counties.[1]

The district previously consisted primarily of the suburbs north and west of St. Louis.

The current representative of the 2nd congressional district is Ann Wagner (R).

Elections

2012

See also: Missouri's 2nd congressional district elections, 2012

The 2nd congressional district of Missouri held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Republican Ann Wagner won the election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, Missouri District 2 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Glenn Koenen 37.1% 146,272
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAnn Wagner 60.1% 236,971
     Libertarian Bill Slantz 2.3% 9,193
     Constitution Anatol Zorikova 0.5% 2,012
Total Votes 394,448
Source: Missouri Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

Primary Results

The primary took place on August 7.[3]

Democratic Primary

Missouri's 2nd Congressional District Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngGlenn Koenen 28.4% 7,893
Harold Whitfield 28.2% 7,844
George (Boots) Weber 27.1% 7,545
Marshall Works 16.3% 4,531
Total Votes 27,813

Republican Primary

Missouri's 2nd Congressional District Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngAnn Wagner 65.8% 53,583
Randy Jotte 22.9% 18,644
John Morris 7.4% 6,041
James O. Baker 3.9% 3,185
Total Votes 81,453

2010

On November 2, 2010, W. Todd Akin won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Arthur Lieber (D), Steve Mosbacher (L) and Patrick M. Cannon (write-in) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Missouri District 2 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngW. Todd Akin incumbent 67.9% 180,481
     Democratic Arthur Lieber 29.2% 77,467
     Libertarian Steve Mosbacher 2.9% 7,677
     Write-in Patrick M. Cannon 0% 7
Total Votes 265,632

2008

On November 4, 2008, W. Todd Akin won re-election to the United States House. He defeated William C. "Bill" Haas (D) and Thomas L. Knapp (L) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Missouri District 2 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngW. Todd Akin incumbent 62.3% 232,276
     Democratic William C. "Bill" Haas 35.4% 132,068
     Libertarian Thomas L. Knapp 2.3% 8,628
Total Votes 372,972

2006

On November 7, 2006, W. Todd Akin won re-election to the United States House. He defeated George D. Weber (D) and Tamara A. Millay (L) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Missouri District 2 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngW. Todd Akin incumbent 61.3% 176,452
     Democratic George D. Weber 36.6% 105,242
     Libertarian Tamara A. Millay 2.1% 5,923
Total Votes 287,617

2004

On November 2, 2004, W. Todd Akin won re-election to the United States House. He defeated George D. Weber (D), Darla Maloney (L) and David Leefe (Constitution) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Missouri District 2 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngW. Todd Akin incumbent 65.4% 228,725
     Democratic George D. Weber 33% 115,366
     Libertarian Darla Maloney 1.4% 4,822
     Constitution David Leefe 0.3% 954
Total Votes 349,867

2002

On November 5, 2002, W. Todd Akin won re-election to the United States House. He defeated John Hogan (D) and Darla R. Maloney (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Missouri District 2 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngW. Todd Akin incumbent 67.1% 167,057
     Democratic John Hogan 31% 77,223
     Libertarian Darla R. Maloney 1.8% 4,548
Total Votes 248,828

2000

On November 7, 2000, Todd Akin won election to the United States House. He defeated Ted House (D), Mike Odell (Green), James Higgins (L) and Richard J. Gimpelson (Reform) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, Missouri District 2 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTodd Akin 55.3% 164,926
     Democratic Ted House 42.4% 126,441
     Green Mike Odell 1% 2,907
     Libertarian James Higgins 0.8% 2,524
     Reform Richard J. Gimpelson 0.4% 1,264
Total Votes 298,062

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 2nd 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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