Oregon's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2014

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Oregon's 2nd Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
May 20, 2014

Incumbent prior to election:
Greg Walden Republican Party
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The 2nd congressional district of Oregon will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

Oregon is one of 12 states to use a strictly closed primary process, in which the selection of a party's candidates in an election is limited to registered party members.[1][2][3]

Heading into the election the incumbent is Greg Walden (R), who was first elected in 1998.

Oregon's 2nd Congressional District is located in the eastern portion of the state and includes Wallowa, Union, Baker, Umatilla, Morrow, Grant, Malheur, Harney, Lake, Klamath, Jackson, Deschutes, Crook, Wheeler, Wasco, Sherman and Gilliam counties.[4]

Candidates

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May 20, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

District history

2012

District 2 incumbent Greg Walden (R) won re-election to the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012.[8]

U.S. House, Oregon District 2 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Joyce Segers 29.1% 96,741
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGreg Walden Incumbent 68.6% 228,043
     Libertarian Joe Tabor 2.1% 7,025
     Write-In N/A 0.1% 446
Total Votes 332,255
Source: Oregon Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010

On November 2, 2010, Walden won re-election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Joyce B. Segers in the general election.[9]

U.S. House of Representatives, Oregon Congressional District 2 Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGreg Walden Incumbent 74.1% 206,245
     Democratic Joyce B. Segers 25.9% 72,173
Total Votes 278,418

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