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[[Arizona]] is home to three [[U.S. House battleground districts, 2014|battleground districts]] in 2014: [[Arizona's 1st Congressional District elections, 2014|Arizona's 1st Congressional District]], [[Arizona's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2014|Arizona's 2nd Congressional District]] and [[Arizona's 9th Congressional District elections, 2014|Arizona's 9th Congressional District]]. All three of these districts are currently held by Democratic incumbents.
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===District 1===
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::''See also: [[Arizona's 1st Congressional District elections, 2014]]''
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[[Arizona's 1st Congressional District]] is a [[U.S. House battleground districts, 2014|battleground]] in 2014. Incumbent [[Ann Kirkpatrick]] (D) is seeking re-election in a district with a Republican lean according to both Cook's PVI and Fairvote.<ref name=fairvote>[http://www.fairvote.org/fairvote-releases-projections-for-the-2014-congressional-elections#.UnlnDvmkrMP ''FairVote'', "FairVote Releases Projections for the 2014 Congressional Elections," accessed November 5, 2013]</ref><ref name=cook>[http://cookpolitical.com/house/charts/race-ratings ''Cook Political Report'', "2014 HOUSE RACE RATINGS," accessed April 4, 2014]</ref> Additionally, Kirkpatrick won the district in 2012 by under 4 percent, and the Republican presidential candidate won the district in both 2012 and 2008.
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Kirkpatrick will face the winner of the Republican primary between [[Adam Kwasman]], [[Gary Kiehne]], and [[Andy Tobin]] in the general election.
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===District 2===
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::''See also: [[Arizona's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2014]]''
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[[Arizona's 2nd Congressional District]] is a [[U.S. House battleground districts, 2014|battleground]] in 2014. Incumbent [[Ron Barber]] (D) is seeking re-election in a district with nearly even amounts of Republican and Democratic voters according to Cook's PVI and Fairvote.<ref name=fairvote/><ref name=cook/> Barber is a freshman incumbent who won election to the district by less than 1 percent in 2012. Additionally, the Republican presidential candidate won the district in both 2012 and 2008.
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Barber will very likely face [[Martha McSally]] (R) in November in a rematch of the 2012 general election. McSally holds a tremendous fundraising edge over the other Republican candidates for the seat, [[Shelley Kais]] and [[Chuck Wooten]], as of the April 2014 Quarterly reports.
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[[Arizona's 9th Congressional District]] is a [[U.S. House battleground districts, 2014|battleground]] in 2014. Incumbent [[Kyrsten Sinema]] (D) is seeking re-election in a district with relatively even numbers of registered Democrats and Republicans according to Cook's PVI and Fairvote.<ref name=fairvote/><ref name=cook/> Sinema is a freshman incumbent who won election in 2012 by just over 4 percent of the vote. The district was won by President [[Barack Obama]] by roughly 4 percent in both 2012 and 2008.
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Sinema will face the winner of the Republican primary between [[Wendy Rogers]] and [[Andrew Walter]] in the November general election.
  
 
==Partisan breakdown==
 
==Partisan breakdown==

Revision as of 14:21, 3 July 2014


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2014 U.S. House Elections in Arizona

Primary Date
August 26, 2014

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Arizona District Pages
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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 2014 U.S. House of Representatives elections in Arizona will take place on November 4, 2014. Voters will elect nine candidates to serve in the U.S. House, one from each of the state's nine congressional districts.
Candidate Filing Deadline Primary Election General Election
May 28, 2014
August 26, 2014
November 4, 2014

Primary: Arizona is one of 21 states with a mixed primary system. The primary is considered semi-closed. Unaffiliated voters may choose which party's primary they will vote in, but voters registered with a party can only vote in that party's primary.[1][2][3]

Voter registration: To vote in the primary, voters had to register by July 28, 2014. For the general election, the voter registration deadline is October 6, 2014.[4]

See also: Arizona elections, 2014


Battleground races

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Arizona is home to three battleground districts in 2014: Arizona's 1st Congressional District, Arizona's 2nd Congressional District and Arizona's 9th Congressional District. All three of these districts are currently held by Democratic incumbents.

District 1

See also: Arizona's 1st Congressional District elections, 2014

Arizona's 1st Congressional District is a battleground in 2014. Incumbent Ann Kirkpatrick (D) is seeking re-election in a district with a Republican lean according to both Cook's PVI and Fairvote.[2][5] Additionally, Kirkpatrick won the district in 2012 by under 4 percent, and the Republican presidential candidate won the district in both 2012 and 2008.

Kirkpatrick will face the winner of the Republican primary between Adam Kwasman, Gary Kiehne, and Andy Tobin in the general election.

District 2

See also: Arizona's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2014

Arizona's 2nd Congressional District is a battleground in 2014. Incumbent Ron Barber (D) is seeking re-election in a district with nearly even amounts of Republican and Democratic voters according to Cook's PVI and Fairvote.[2][5] Barber is a freshman incumbent who won election to the district by less than 1 percent in 2012. Additionally, the Republican presidential candidate won the district in both 2012 and 2008.

Barber will very likely face Martha McSally (R) in November in a rematch of the 2012 general election. McSally holds a tremendous fundraising edge over the other Republican candidates for the seat, Shelley Kais and Chuck Wooten, as of the April 2014 Quarterly reports.

District 9

See also: Arizona's 9th Congressional District elections, 2014

Arizona's 9th Congressional District is a battleground in 2014. Incumbent Kyrsten Sinema (D) is seeking re-election in a district with relatively even numbers of registered Democrats and Republicans according to Cook's PVI and Fairvote.[2][5] Sinema is a freshman incumbent who won election in 2012 by just over 4 percent of the vote. The district was won by President Barack Obama by roughly 4 percent in both 2012 and 2008.

Sinema will face the winner of the Republican primary between Wendy Rogers and Andrew Walter in the November general election.

Partisan breakdown

Heading into the November 4 election, the Democratic Party holds five of the nine congressional seats from Arizona.

Members of the U.S. House from Arizona -- Partisan Breakdown
Party As of September 2014 After the 2014 Election
     Democratic Party 5 Pending
     Republican Party 4 Pending
Total 9 9

Incumbents

Heading into the 2014 election, the incumbents for the nine congressional districts are:

Name Party District
Ann Kirkpatrick Electiondot.png Democratic 1
Ron Barber Electiondot.png Democratic 2
Raul Grijalva Electiondot.png Democratic 3
Paul Gosar Ends.png Republican 4
Matt Salmon Ends.png Republican 5
David Schweikert Ends.png Republican 6
Ed Pastor Electiondot.png Democratic 7
Trent Franks Ends.png Republican 8
Kyrsten Sinema Electiondot.png Democratic 9

Candidates

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1st Congressional District

General election candidates

Democratic Party Ann Kirkpatrick
Republican Party Andy Tobin


August 26, 2014, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

2nd Congressional District

General election candidates

Democratic Party Ron Barber
Republican Party Martha McSally


August 26, 2014, primary results
Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

3rd Congressional District

General election candidates

Democratic Party Raul Grijalva
Republican Party Gabriela Saucedo Mercer


August 26, 2014, primary results
Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

Withdrew

Libertarian Party Miguel Olivas

4th Congressional District

General election candidates

Republican Party Paul Gosar
Democratic Party Mikel Weisser


August 26, 2014, primary results
Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Not on ballot

Republican Party Kristopher Mortensen

5th Congressional District

General election candidates

Republican Party Matt Salmon
Democratic Party James Woods


August 26, 2014, primary results
Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

6th Congressional District

General election candidates

Republican Party David Schweikert
Democratic Party John Williamson


August 26, 2014, primary results
Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

7th Congressional District

General election candidates

Democratic Party Ruben Gallego
Libertarian Party Joe Cobb


August 26, 2014, primary results
Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Libertarian Party Libertarian Primary

Withdrew

Democratic Party Steve Gallardo - State senator
Democratic Party Johnnie Robinson
Republican Party Brianna Wasserman
Libertarian Party Ted Rogers

Disqualified

Democratic Party Cesar Chavez

8th Congressional District

General election candidates

Republican Party Trent Franks


August 26, 2014, primary results
Republican Party Republican Primary

9th Congressional District

General election candidates

Democratic Party Kyrsten Sinema
Republican Party Wendy Rogers


August 26, 2014, primary results
Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

See also

References