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Revision as of 12:01, 3 December 2013



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2014 U.S. Senate Elections in Virginia

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
No primary, due to convention

November 4 Election Winner:
Pending
Incumbent prior to election:
Mark Warner Democratic Party
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Race Ratings
Cook Political Report: Likely Democratic[1]

Sabato's Crystal Ball: Likely D[2]


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2014 U.S. House Elections

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Voters in Virginia will elect one member to the U.S. Senate in the election on November 4, 2014.

Virginia is one of 14 states that uses an open primary process, in which registered voters do not have to be members of a party to vote in that party's primary.[3]

The election will fill the Senate seat currently held by Mark Warner (D). Warner was first elected in 2008.

Candidates

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Potential candidates

Libertarian Party Robert Sarvis[4]

Campaign contributions

Mark Warner

Candidates for Congress are required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Warner's reports.[5]

Mark Warner (2014) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[6]April 18, 2013$3,704,309.64$636,036.08$(153,979.26)$4,186,366.46
July Quarterly[7]July 17, 2013$4,186,366.46$1,423,313.76$(315,897.86)$5,293,782.36
October Quarterly[8]October 15, 2013$5,293,782.36$873,089.75$(255,386.00)$5,911,486.11
Year-end[9]January 31, 2014$5,911,486$1,595,892$(345,427)$7,161,950
April Quarterly[10]April 15, 2014$7,161,950.56$2,683,545.83$(994,179.06)$8,851,317.33
Running totals
$7,211,877.42$(2,064,869.18)

Election history

2012

On November 6, 2012, Tim Kaine won election to the United States Senate. He defeated George Allen in the general election.

U.S. Senate, Virginia General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTimothy M. Kaine 52.9% 2,010,067
     Republican George F. Allen 47% 1,785,542
     Write-In N/A 0.2% 6,587
Total Votes 3,802,196
Source: Virginia State Board of Elections "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2008

On November 4, 2008, Mark Warner won election to the U.S. Senate, defeating James S. "Jim" Gilmore III (R), William B. Redpath (L), Glenda Gail Parker (Independent Green), and a write-in.[11]

U.S. Senate, Virginia, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMark R. Warner 65% 2,369,327
     Republican James S. "Jim" Gilmore III 33.7% 1,228,830
     Libertarian William B. Redpath 0.6% 20,269
     Independent Glenda Gail Parker 0.6% 21,690
     Write-in Unnamed 0.1% 3,178
Total Votes 3,643,294

See also

External links

References