Nevada's 1st Congressional District elections, 2014

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Nevada's 1st Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
June 10, 2014

November 4 Election Winner:
Dina Titus Democratic Party
Incumbent prior to election:
Dina Titus Democratic Party
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Race Ratings
Cook Political Report: Solid D[1]

FairVote's Monopoly Politics: Safe D[2]
Sabato's Crystal Ball: Safe D[3]


Nevada U.S. House Elections
District 1District 2District 3District 4

2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 1st Congressional District of Nevada will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.
Candidate Filing Deadline Primary Election General Election
March 14, 2014
June 10, 2014
November 4, 2014

Primary: Nevada is one of 12 states to use a strictly closed primary process, in which the selection of a party's candidates in an election is limited to registered party members.[4][5][6]

Voter registration: To vote in the primary, voters had to register by May 10, 2014. For the general election, the voter registration deadline was October 14, 2014.[7]

See also: Nevada elections, 2014

Incumbent: Heading into the election the incumbent is Dina Titus (D), who was first elected in 2012.

Nevada's 1st Congressional District is located in the southern portion of the state and was centered around Las Vegas in Clark County.[8]

Candidates

General election candidates


June 10, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Withdrew from race


Campaign contributions

Dina Titus

Candidates for Congress were required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Titus' reports.[11]

Dina Titus (2014) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[12]April 15, 2013$54,359.97$87,931.50$(62,764.98)$79,526.49
July Quarterly[13]July 15, 2013$79,526.49$152,332.13$(89,135.42)$142,723.20
October Quarterly[14]October 15, 2013$142,723.20$101,787.20$(101,523.86)$142,986.54
Year-End Quarterly[15]December 31, 2013$142,986$122,721$(106,129)$151,528
April Quarterly[16]April 15, 2014$151,528.23$131,997.37$(45,067.45)$238,458.15
Pre-Primary[17]May 29, 2014$238,458.15$41,090.27$(43,680.71)$235,867.71
July Quarterly[18]July 15, 2014$235,867.71$139,264.63$(30,437.24)$344,695.10
October Quarterly[19]October 15, 2014$344,695.10$150,961.65$(218,298.06)$277,358.69
Running totals
$928,085.75$(697,036.72)

District history

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2012

On November 6, 2012, Dina Titus (R) won election to the United States House. She defeated Chris Edwards, William Pojunis, and Stan Vaughan in the general election.

U.S. House, Nevada District 1 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDina Titus 63.6% 113,967
     Republican Chris Edwards 31.5% 56,521
     Libertarian William Pojunis 2.6% 4,645
     Independent American Party of Nevada Stan Vaughan 2.3% 4,145
Total Votes 179,278
Source: Nevada Secretary of State "U.S. House of Representatives Results"

2010

On November 2, 2010, Shelley Berkley won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Kenneth A. Wegner (R), Jonathan J. Hansen (Independent American) and Edward George Klapproth (Libertarian) in the general election.[20]

U.S. House, Nevada, District 1 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngShelley Berkley incumbent 61.7% 103,246
     Republican Kenneth A. Wegner 35.3% 58,995
     Independent American Jonathan J. Hansen 1.7% 2,847
     Libertarian Edward George Klapproth 1.3% 2,118
Total Votes 167,206

See also

External links

References

  1. Cook Political Report, "2014 House Race Ratings for August 8, 2014," accessed August 25, 2014
  2. FairVote's Monopoly Politics, "2014 House Projections," accessed August 25, 2014
  3. Sabato's Crystal Ball, "2014 House Races," accessed August 25, 2014
  4. National Conference of State Legislatures Website, "State Primary Election Types," accessed January 6, 2014
  5. Fair Vote, "Congressional and Presidential Primaries: Open, Closed, Semi-Closed, and 'Top Two,'" accessed January 6, 2014
  6. Ballotpedia research conducted December 26, 2013, through January 3, 2014, researching and analyzing various state websites and codes.
  7. Long Distance Voter, "Voter Registration Rules," accessed January 3, 2014
  8. Nevada Redistricting Map, "Map," accessed September 25, 2012
  9. Twitter, "Darren Welsh," accessed June 9, 2014
  10. Associated Press, "Nevada - Summary Vote Results," accessed June 9, 2014
  11. Federal Election Commission, "Titus 2014 Summary reports," accessed July 18, 2013
  12. FEC, "April Quarterly," accessed July 18, 2013
  13. FEC, "July Quarterly," accessed July 18, 2013
  14. FEC, "October Quarterly," accessed October 25, 2013
  15. FEC, "Year-End Quarterly," accessed February 12, 2014
  16. FEC, "April Quarterly," accessed May 16, 2014
  17. FEC, "Pre-Primary," accessed October 22, 2014
  18. FEC, "July Quarterly," accessed October 22, 2014
  19. FEC, "October Quarterly," accessed October 22, 2014
  20. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010," accessed March 28, 2013