Utah's 1st Congressional District

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The 1st Congressional District of Utah is a congressional district covering the northwest area of Utah.

Utah's 1st Congressional District is located in the northern portion of the state and includes Box Elder, Cache, Rich, Weber and Davis counties.[1]

The district previously included the cities of Ogden, Logan, Tooele, the northwest portion of Salt Lake City, and the entirety of the Great Salt Lake.

The current representative of the 1st congressional district is Rob Bishop (R).

Elections

2012

See also: Utah's 1st congressional district elections, 2012

On November 6, 2012, Rob Bishop won re-election to the U.S. House of Representatives.[2]

U.S. House, Utah District 1 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRob Bishop Incumbent 71.5% 175,487
     Democratic Donna M. McAleer 24.7% 60,611
     Constitution Sherry Phipps 3.8% 9,430
Total Votes 245,528
Source: Utah Lieutenant Governor "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Rob Bishop won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Morgan E. Bowen (D), Kirk D. Pearson (Constitution) and Jared Paul Stratton (L) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Utah District 1 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRob Bishop incumbent 69.2% 135,247
     Democratic Morgan E. Bowen 23.9% 46,765
     Constitution Kirk D. Pearson 4.7% 9,143
     Libertarian Jared Paul Stratton 2.2% 4,307
Total Votes 195,462

2008
On November 4, 2008, Rob Bishop won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Morgan Bowen (D), Kirk D. Pearson (Constitution) and Joseph Geddes Buchman (L) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Utah District 1 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRob Bishop incumbent 64.9% 196,799
     Democratic Morgan Bowen 30.5% 92,469
     Constitution Kirk D. Pearson 2.4% 7,397
     Libertarian Joseph Geddes Buchman 2.2% 6,780
Total Votes 303,445

2006
On November 7, 2006, Rob Bishop won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Steven Olsen (D), Mark Hudson (Constitution) and Lynn Badler (L) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Utah District 1 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRob Bishop incumbent 63.1% 112,546
     Democratic Steven Olsen 32.5% 57,922
     Constitution Mark Hudson 3.1% 5,539
     Libertarian Lynn Badler 1.4% 2,467
Total Votes 178,474

2004
On November 2, 2004, Rob Bishop won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Steven Thompson (D), Charles Johnston (Constitution) and Richard W. Soderberg (Personal Choice) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Utah District 1 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRob Bishop incumbent 67.9% 199,615
     Democratic Steven Thompson 29.1% 85,630
     Constitution Charles Johnston 1.5% 4,510
     Personal Choice Richard W. Soderberg 1.4% 4,206
Total Votes 293,961

2002
On November 5, 2002, Rob Bishop won election to the United States House. He defeated Dave Thomas (D), Craig Axford (G), Cody Judy (Write-in), Charles Johnston (Write-in) and Susan Howard (Write-in) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Utah District 1 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRob Bishop 60.9% 109,265
     Democratic Dave Thomas 36.8% 66,104
     Green Craig Axford 2.2% 4,027
     Write-in Cody Judy 0% 8
     Write-in Charles Johnston 0% 7
     Write-in Susan Howard 0% 1
Total Votes 179,412

2000
On November 7, 2000, James V. Hansen won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Kathleen McConkie Collinwood (D), Hartley D. Anderson (I), Dave Starr Seely (L) and Matthew D. Frandsen (Natural Law) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Utah District 1 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJames V. Hansen incumbent 69% 180,591
     Democratic Kathleen McConkie Collinwood 27.2% 71,229
     Independent Hartley D. Anderson 2% 5,131
     Libertarian Dave Starr Seely 1.2% 3,151
     Natural LAw Matthew D. Frandsen 0.7% 1,703
Total Votes 261,805

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 1st congressional district of Utah after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Utah

In 2011, the Utah State Legislature re-drew the Congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.


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