North Carolina's 8th Congressional District elections, 2014
November 4, 2014
North Carolina has a closed primary system, in which the selection of a party's candidates in a primary election is limited to registered members of that party.
Heading into the election the incumbent is Richard Hudson (R), who was first elected in 2012.
North Carolina's 8th congressional district is located in the southern portion of the state and includes Cumberland, Hoke, Scotland, Richmond, Montgomery, Anson, Stanly, Cabarrus, Union and Mecklenburg counties.
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- Richard Hudson - Incumbent
The 8th congressional district of North Carolina held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012, in which challenger Richard Hudson (R) defeated incumbent Larry Kissell (D). The switched partison control of the district.
|U.S. House, North Carolina District 8 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Larry Kissell Incumbent||45.4%||137,139|
|Source: North Carolina State Board of Elections "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
- United States House of Representatives elections in North Carolina, 2014
- United States House of Representatives elections, 2014