Missouri's 5th Congressional District elections, 2014
November 4, 2014
August 5, 2014
Heading into the election the incumbent is Emanuel Cleaver (D), who was first elected in 2004.
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General election candidates:
August 5, 2014, primary results:
Withdrew prior to primary
|U.S. House, Missouri District 5 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Emanuel Cleaver Incumbent||60.5%||200,290|
|Source: Missouri Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
On November 2, 2010, Emanuel Cleaver was re-elected to the United States House for a sixth term. He defeated Jacob Turk (R), Randall D. ‘‘Randy Langkraehr (Libertarian), and Dave Lay (Constitution).
- United States House of Representatives elections in Missouri, 2014
- United States House of Representatives elections, 2014
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- Fair Vote, "Congressional and Presidential Primaries: Open, Closed, Semi-Closed, and 'Top Two,'" accessed January 6, 2014
- Ballotpedia research conducted December 26, 2013, through January 3, 2014, researching and analyzing various state websites and codes.
- Missouri Redistricting Map, "Map," accessed August 29, 2012
- Missouri Secretary of State, "Certified Candidate List," accessed August 4, 2014
- Missouri Secretary of State, "Removed Candidates," accessed August 4, 2014
- Politico "2012 Election Map, Missouri"
- U.S. Congress House Clerk "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"