New York's 29th Congressional District

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The 29th Congressional District of New York was a congressional district which covered a portion of the Appalachian mountains in New York known as the "Southern Tier." The 29th Congressional District became obsolete in 2013 as congressional district lines were redrawn to accommodate the loss of the seat due to the 2010 Census redistricting.

The final representative of the 29th Congressional District is Tom Reed (R).

Elections

2012

The 29th congressional district will become obsolete for the 113th Congress in 2013 as congressional district lines get redrawn to accommodate the loss of the seat due to redistricting as a result of the 2010 Census.

2010

On November 2, 2010, Tom Reed was elected to the United States House in a special election. He also ran on the Conservative Party and Independence Party tickets. He defeated Matthew C. Zeller (D also running on the Working Families ticket)].[1]

U.S. House, New York Congressional District 29 Special Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTom Reed 53.4% 112,314
     Democratic Matthew C. Zeller 41% 86,099
     Blank/Scattering 5.6% 11,732
Total Votes 210,145

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 29th Congressional District of New York after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in New York

In 2011 the 29th Congressional District will become obsolete due to redistricting based on updated population information from the 2010 census.

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