New York's 5th Congressional District elections, 2014
November 4, 2014
June 24, 2014
Cook Political Report: Solid D
Heading into the election the incumbent is Gregory Meeks (D), who was first elected in 1998.
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June 24, 2014, primary results
|U.S. House, New York District 5 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Gregory Meeks Incumbent||74.8%||167,835|
|Republican||Allan Jennings Jr.||8%||17,875|
|Source: New York State Board of Elections "U.S. House of Representatives Results"|
On November 2, 2010, Gary Ackerman was re-elected to the United States House for a fifteenth term. He defeated James Milano (R who also ran on the Conservative Party ticket), and Elizabeth Berney (Tax Revolt).
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- United States House of Representatives elections, 2014
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