Ohio's 14th Congressional District elections, 2014

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Ohio's 14th Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
May 6, 2014

Incumbent prior to election:
David Joyce Republican Party
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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 14th congressional district of Ohio will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

Ohio is one of 21 states with a mixed primary system. Only affiliated voters can vote for candidates in the primary election; however, voters do not choose their affiliation until election day, when they request a party's ballot.[1]

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

Ohio's 14th Congressional District is located in the northeast corner of the state and includes Ashtabula, Lake, Cuyahoga, Summit, Trumbull and Geauga counties.[2]

Candidates

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May 6, 2014, primary results

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Democratic Party Democratic Primary


Race background

Democratic Super PAC House Majority PAC listed incumbent David Joyce as one of 10 they are targeting as vulnerable incumbent Republicans in 2014, with the focus on those holding competitive seats.[5]

District history

2012

The 14th congressional district of Ohio held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Republican David Joyce won the election in the district.[6]

U.S. House, Ohio District 14 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Dale Virgil Blanchard 38.7% 131,637
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Joyce 54% 183,657
     Libertarian David Macko 3.4% 11,536
     Green Elaine R. Mastromatteo 3.8% 13,038
Total Votes 339,868
Source: Ohio Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010

On November 2, 2010, LaTourette won election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Bill O’Neill and John M. Jelenic in the general election.[7]

U.S. House of Representatives, Ohio Congressional District 14 Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSteven C. LaTourette Incumbent 64.9% 149,878
     Democrat Bill O’Neill 31.4% 72,604
     Libertarian John M. Jelenic 3.6% 8,383
Total Votes 230,865

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