North Carolina's 12th Congressional District elections, 2014
November 4, 2014
May 6, 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.
Heading into the election the incumbent is Melvin L. Watt (D), who was first elected in 1992.
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- Malcolm Graham - State Senator
- Rajive Patel
- James "Smuggie" Mitchell
- Marcus Brandon - State Representative
- Curtis Osborne
- George Battle
- Alma Adams - State Representative
- Leon Threatt
- Vince Coakley
The 12th congressional district of North Carolina held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012, in which incumbent Melvin L. Watt (D) won re-election. He defeated Jack Brosch (R) in the general election.
|U.S. House, North Carolina District 12 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Melvin L. Watt Incumbent||79.6%||247,591|
|Source: North Carolina State Board of Elections "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
|U.S. House, North Carolina Congressional District 12 General Election, 2010|
|Democratic||Melvin L. Watt Incumbent||63.9%||103,495|
- United States House of Representatives elections in North Carolina, 2014
- United States House of Representatives elections, 2014