Pennsylvania's 7th Congressional District elections, 2014
November 4, 2014
May 20, 2014
Pennsylvania 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 Patrick Meehan (R), who was first elected in 2010.
Pennsylvania's 7th Congressional District is located in the southeast region of Pennsylvania and borders the states of Delaware and New Jersey. It includes portions of Lancaster, Chester, Montgomery and Berks counties On March 30, 2012, the 7th District was included in a list released by the National Journal of the top ten most contorted congressional districts due to redistricting.
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- Patrick Meehan - Incumbent
|Patrick Meehan (2014) Campaign Finance Reports|
|Report||Date Filed||Beginning Balance||Total Contributions|
for Reporting Period
|Expenditures||Cash on Hand|
|April Quarterly||April 15, 2013||$1,007,477||$207,367||$(153,706)||$1,061,137|
|July Quarterly||July 15, 2013||$1,061,137||$402,221||$(104,221)||$1,359,137|
|U.S. House, Pennsylvania District 7 General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Patrick Meehan Incumbent||59.4%||209,942|
|Source: Pennsylvania Department of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
- United States House of Representatives elections in Pennsylvania, 2014
- United States House of Representatives elections, 2014
- Pennsylvania Redistricting Map "Map" accessed July 30, 2012
- National Journal "Modern Gerrymanders: 10 Most Contorted Congressional Districts—MAPS" accessed March 31, 2012
- Federal Election Commission "Patrick Meehan's April Quarterly," Accessed July 22, 2013
- Federal Election Commission "Patrick Meehan's July Quarterly," Accessed July 22, 2013
- Politico "2012 Election Map, Pennsylvania"
- U.S. Congress House Clerk "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"