Rhode Island's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2014
November 4, 2014
September 9, 2014
James R. Langevin
Cook Political Report: Solid Democratic
Sabato's Crystal Ball: Safe D
Rhode Island is one of 21 states with a mixed primary system. Unaffiliated voters may vote in a party's primary, but they will then be considered affiliated with that party. In order to disaffiliate, they must file a "Change of Party Designation" form.
Heading into the election the incumbent is James R. Langevin (D), who was first elected in 2000.
Rhode Island's 2nd Congressional District is located in the western and southern portions of the state and includes Westerly, Charlestown, New Shoreham, Richmond, South Kingstown, West Greenwich, Coventry, West Warwick, Warwick, East Greenwich, Scituate, Johnston, Craigston and Glockster counties.
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|U.S. House, Rhode Island District 2 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||James R. Langevin Incumbent||55.7%||124,067|
|Republican||Michael G. Riley||35.1%||78,189|
|Independent||Abel G. Collins||9.1%||20,212|
|Source: Rhode Island Board of Elections "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
- United States House of Representatives elections in Rhode Island, 2014
- United States House of Representatives elections, 2014
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- Sabato's Crystal Ball, "2014 House Races," accessed August 21, 2014
- Rhode Island Board of Elections Website, "Frequently Asked Questions," accessed January 3, 2014
- Rhode Island Redistricting Map "Map" accessed July 30, 2012
- Providence Journal, "Newcomer Republican Reis to challenge Democrat incumbent Rep. Langevin," accessed January 25, 2014
- Rhode Island Secretary of State, "Candidates for Representative In Congress District 2," accessed June 25, 2014
- Rhode Island Secretary of State, "Candidates for Representative In Congress District 1," accessed August 21, 2014
- Politico "2012 Election Map, Rhode Island"
- U.S. Congress House Clerk "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"