Utah's 1st Congressional District elections, 2014

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Utah's 1st Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
No primary, due to conventions

November 4 Election Winner:
Rob Bishop Republican Party
Incumbent prior to election:
Rob Bishop Republican Party
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Race Ratings
Cook Political Report: Solid Republican[1]

Sabato's Crystal Ball: Safe R[2]


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The 1st congressional district of Utah will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

Utah is one of 21 states with a mixed primary system. Parties decide who may vote. Registered Democrats and unaffiliated voters may vote in the Democratic primary. Only registered Republicans can vote in the Republican primary.[3]

Heading into the election the incumbent is Rob Bishop (R), who was first elected in 2002.

Utah's 1st Congressional District is located in the northern portion of the state and includes Box Elder, Cache, Rich, Weber and Davis counties.[4]

Candidates

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General election candidates[5]


April 26, 2014, Convention results

Republican Party Republican convention

Democratic Party Democratic convention

District history

2012

On November 6, 2012, Rob Bishop (R) won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Donna McAleer and Sherry Phipps in the general election.

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 U.S. House of Representatives, defeating Morgan E. Bowen (D) Kirk D. Pearson (Constitution), and Jared Paul Stratton (L).[10]

U.S. House of Representatives General Election, Utah, Congressional District 1, 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

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