New Jersey's 10th Congressional District elections, 2014

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New Jersey's 10th Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
June 3, 2014

Incumbent prior to election:
Donald Payne Jr. Democratic Party
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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 10th congressional district of New Jersey will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

New Jersey 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.[1][2][3]

Heading into the election the incumbent is Donald Payne Jr. (D), who was first elected in 2012.

New Jersey's 10th Congressional District is located in the northern portion of the state and parts of Essex, Union and Hudson counties.[4]

Candidates

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June 3, 2014, primary results

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Democratic Party Democratic Primary

District history

2012

On November 6, 2012, Donald Payne Jr. (D) won election to the United States House. He defeated Brian Kelemen, Mick Erickson, and Joanne Miller in the general election.

U.S. House, New Jersey District 10 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDonald Payne Jr. Incumbent 87.6% 201,435
     Republican Brian Kelemen 10.5% 24,271
     Libertarian Mick Erickson 0.5% 1,227
     Independent Joanne Miller 1.4% 3,127
Total Votes 230,060
Source: New Jersey Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010

On November 2, 2010, Donald Payne was re-elected to the United States House for a twelfth term. He defeated Michael J. Alonso (R), Robert Louis Toussaint (Action No Talk), and Joanne Miller (Agent of Change).[7]

United States House, New Jersey General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDonald M. Payne Incumbent 85.2% 95,299
     Republican Michael J. Alonso 12.8% 14,357
     Action No Talk Robert Louis Toussaint 1% 1,141
     Party of Change Joanne Miller 1% 1,080
Total Votes 111,877

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