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North Carolina's 1st Congressional District elections, 2014

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North Carolina's 1st Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
May 6, 2014

Incumbent prior to election:
G.K. Butterfield Democratic Party
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North Carolina U.S. House Elections
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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 1st 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 G.K. Butterfield (D), who was first elected in a special election in 2004.

North Carolina's 1st Congressional District is located in the northeastern portion of the state and includes Granville, Vance, Warren, Halifax, Wilson, Wayne, Duplin, Lenoir, Jones, Craven, Pitt, Greene, Edgecombe, Martin, Bertie, Beaufort, Washington, Chowan, Perquimaris, Pasquotank, Canderr, Hertford, Northamptom and Gates counties.[2]

Candidates

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District history

2012

On November 6, 2012, G.K. Butterfield (R) won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Pete DiLauro and Darryl Holloman in the general election.

U.S. House, North Carolina District 1 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngG.K. Butterfield Incumbent 75.3% 254,644
     Republican Pete DiLauro 22.9% 77,288
     Libertarian Darryl Holloman 1.8% 6,134
Total Votes 338,066
Source: North Carolina State Board of Elections "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010

On November 2, 2010, G.K. Butterfield was re-elected to the United States House for a fourth term. He defeated Ashley Woolard (R).[5]

United States House, North Carolina General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngG.K. Butterfield Incumbent 59.3% 103,294
     Republican Ashley Woolard 40.7% 70,867
Total Votes 174,161

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