North Carolina's 11th Congressional District elections, 2014

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North Carolina's 11th Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
May 6, 2014

Incumbent prior to election:
Mark Meadows Republican Party
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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 11th congressional district of North Carolina will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

North Carolina has a mixed primary system, in which parties decide who may vote, and they open the primary election to unaffiliated voters. They may choose which ballot they want to vote on without affecting their unaffiliated status.[1]

Heading into the election the incumbent is Mark Meadows (R), who was first elected in 2012.

North Carolina's 11th Congressional District is located in the western portion of the state and includes Yancey, McDowell, Rutherford, Polk, Henderson, Buncombe, Madison, Haywood, Jackson, Transylvania, Swain, Macon, Clay, Graham and Cherokee counties.[2]

Candidates

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District history

2012

The 11th congressional district of North Carolina held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012, in which Mark Meadows (R) won. He defeated Hayden Rogers (D) in the general election. This switched partisan control of the district.[3]

U.S. House, North Carolina District 11 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Hayden Rogers 42.6% 141,107
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMark Meadows 57.4% 190,319
Total Votes 331,426
Source: North Carolina State Board of Elections "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010

On November 2, 2010, Heath Shuler was re-elected to the United States House for a third term. He defeated Jeff Miller (R).[4]

U.S. House, North Carolina Congressional District 11 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHeath Shuler Incumbent 54.3% 131,225
     Republican Jeff Miller 45.7% 110,246
Total Votes 241,471

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