Missouri's 3rd Congressional District elections, 2014

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Missouri's 3rd Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
August 5, 2014

November 4 Election Winner:
Blaine Luetkemeyer Republican Party
Incumbent prior to election:
Blaine Luetkemeyer Republican Party
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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 3rd congressional district of Missouri will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

Missouri is one of 14 states that uses an open primary system, in which registered voters do not have to be members of a party to vote in that party's primary.[1][2][3]

Heading into the election the incumbent is Blaine Luetkemeyer (R), who was first elected in 1998. Prior to redistricting due to the 2010 census, he served as the representative of Missouri's ninth congressional district.

Missouri's 3rd Congressional District is located in the eastern portion of the state and includes Lincoln, St. Charles, Franklin, Jefferson, Warren, Montgomery, Callaway, Osage, Gasconade, Maries, Cole, Miller and Camden counties.[4]

Candidates

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August 5, 2014, primary results:

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Independent Third Party Candidates

Withdrew prior to primary

District history

2012

The 3rd congressional district of Missouri held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Republican Blaine Luetkemeyer won the election in the district.[7]

U.S. House, Missouri District 3 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Eric C. Mayer 32.9% 111,189
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBlaine Luetkemeyer Incumbent 63.5% 214,843
     Libertarian Steven Wilson 3.7% 12,353
Total Votes 338,385
Source: Missouri Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010

On November 2, 2010, Russ Carnahan was re-elected to the United States House for a fourth term. He defeated Ed Martin (R), Steven R. Hedrick (Libertarian), Nicholas J. "Nick" Ivanovich (Constitution) and Brian Wallner (Write-in).[8]

United States House, Missouri General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRuss Carnahan Incumbent 48.9% 99,398
     Republican Ed Martin 46.7% 94,757
     Libertarian Steven R. Hedrick 2.8% 5,772
     Constitution Nicholas J. "Nick" Ivanovich 1.6% 3,155
     Write-in Brian Wallner 0% 3
Total Votes 203,085

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