North Carolina's 12th Congressional District elections, 2014
November 4, 2014
May 6, 2014
Cook Political Report: Solid D
North Carolina is one of 21 states with a mixed primary system. Parties decide who may vote in their respective primaries. Voters may choose a primary ballot without impacting their unaffiliated status.
Heading into the election the incumbent is Melvin L. Watt (D), who was first elected in 1992.
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May 6, 2014, primary results
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
- Cook Political Report, "2014 House Race Ratings for August 8, 2014," accessed August 25, 2014
- FairVote's Monopoly Politics, "2014 House Projections," accessed August 25, 2014
- Sabato's Crystal Ball, "2014 House Races," accessed August 25, 2014
- NC Election Connection, "Who Can Vote in Which Elections?," accessed January 3, 2014
- North Carolina Redistricting Map, "Map," accessed August 24, 2012
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "Candidate Filing List," accessed March 18, 2014
- Politico "2012 Election Map, North Carolina"
- U.S. Congress House Clerk "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"