New York's 11th Congressional District elections, 2014

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New York's 11th Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
June 24, 2014

November 4 Election Winner:
Michael Grimm Republican Party
Incumbent prior to election:
Michael Grimm Republican Party
Michael Grimm.jpg

Race Ratings
Cook Political Report: Lean D[1]

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

New York U.S. House Elections
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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 11th Congressional District of New York will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.
Candidate Filing Deadline Primary Election General Election
April 14, 2014
June 24, 2014
November 4, 2014

Primary: New York has a closed primary system, in which the selection of a party's candidates in a primary election is limited to registered members of that party.

Voter registration: Pending

See also: New York elections, 2014

Incumbent: Heading into the election the incumbent is Michael Grimm (R), who was first elected in 2010.

New York's 11th Congressional District is located in the southeastern portion of the state and includes Richmond County.[4]


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June 24, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Conservative Party Conservative Primary

Independence Party of America Independence Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Working Families Party Working Families Primary

Green Party Green Primary


Campaign contributions

Michael Grimm

Candidates for Congress were required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Grimm’s reports.[8]

Race background

Democratic Super PAC House Majority PAC listed incumbent Michael Grimm as one of 10 they are targeting as vulnerable incumbent Republicans in 2014, with the focus on those holding competitive seats.[18]

District history

Candidate ballot access
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On November 6, 2012, Michael Grimm (R) won re-election to the United States House. He ran in the 11th District due to redistricting. He defeated Mark Murphy in the general election.

U.S. House, New York District 11 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Mark Murphy 43% 92,428
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael Grimm Incumbent 48% 103,118
     Green Henry Bardel 0.9% 1,939
     N/A Blank/Void/Scattering 8% 17,270
Total Votes 214,755
Source: New York State Board of Elections "U.S. House of Representatives Results"


On November 2, 2010, Yvette D. Clarke won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Hugh C. Carr (R) in the general election.[19]

U.S. House, New York District 11 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngYvette D. Clarke incumbent 84.7% 104,297
     Republican Hugh C. Carr 7.4% 9,119
     N/A Write-in 7.9% 9,759
Total Votes 123,175

See also

External links


  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. New York Redistricting Map, "Map," accessed September 25, 2012
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 New York Board of Elections, "Candidate Petition List," accessed April 17, 2014
  6. 6.0 6.1 Staten Island Advance, "Exclusive: Brooklyn Democratic City Councilman Domenic Recchia says he will run for Congress," accessed February 17, 2013
  7. SI Live, "Democratic House primary short-circuited as Board of Elections boots Recchia rival Salgado from ballot," accessed May 19, 2014
  8. Federal Election Commission, "Michael Grimm Summary Report," accessed July 31, 2013
  9. Federal Election Commission, "Michael Grimm Quarterly," accessed July 31, 2013
  10. Federal Election Commission, "Michael Grimm July Quarterly," accessed July 31, 2013
  11. Federal Election Commission, "Michael Grimm October Quarterly," accessed October 28, 2013
  12. Federal Election Commission, "Michael Grimm Year-End Quarterly," accessed February 11, 2014
  13. Federal Election Commission, "Michael Grimm April Quarterly," accessed April 24, 2014
  14. Federal Election Commission, "Michael Grimm Pre-Primary," accessed October 23, 2014
  15. Federal Election Commission, "Michael Grimm July Quarterly," accessed October 23, 2014
  16. Federal Election Commission, "Michael Grimm October Quarterly," accessed October 23, 2014
  17. Federal Election Commission, "Michael Grimm Pre-General," accessed October 23, 2014
  18. Sunshine State News "Democratic Super-PAC Targets Steve Southerland" Accessed March 8, 2013
  19. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010," accessed March 28, 2013