Virginia's 1st Congressional District

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The 1st Congressional District of Virginia is a congressional district in the commonwealth of Virginia.

Virginia's 1st Congressional District is located in the eastern portion of the state and includes Manassas City, Stafford, King George, Carolina, Westmoreland, Richmond, Northumberland, King William, Middlesex, Lancaster, Mathews, York and Williamsburg City counties.[1]

The current representative of the 1st congressional district is Robert J. Wittman (R).

Elections

2012

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

The 1st congressional district of Virginia held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Robert J. Wittman won re-election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, Virginia District 1 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Adam Cook 41.2% 147,036
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRobert J. Wittman Incumbent 56.3% 200,845
     Independent Gail Parker 2.3% 8,308
     Write-In N/A 0.2% 617
Total Votes 356,806
Source: Virginia State Board of Elections "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Robert J. Wittmanm won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Krystal M. Ball (D), G. Gail "for Rail" Parker (Green) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Virginia District 1 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRobert J. Wittman incumbent 63.9% 135,564
     Democratic Krystal M. Ball 34.8% 73,824
     Green G. Gail "for Rail" Parker 1.2% 2,544
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 304
Total Votes 212,236

2008
On November 4, 2008, Robert J. Wittman won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Bill S. Day, Jr. (D) and Nathan D. Larson (L) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Virginia District 1 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRobert J. Wittman incumbent 56.6% 203,839
     Democratic Bill S. Day, Jr. 41.8% 150,432
     Libertarian Nathan D. Larson 1.5% 5,265
     N/A Write-in 0.2% 756
Total Votes 360,292

2007
On December 11, 2007, Robert J. Wittman won election to the United States House. He defeated Philip Forgit (D) and Lucky Narain (I) in the special election.[5]

U.S. House, Virginia District 1 Special Election, 2007
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRobert J. Wittman 60.8% 42,772
     Democratic Philip Forgit 37.3% 26,282
     Independent Lucky Narain 1.8% 1,253
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 75
Total Votes 70,382

2006
On November 7, 2006, Jo Ann Davis won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Shawn M. O'Donnell (D) and Marvin Pixton III (I) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Virginia District 1 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJo Ann Davis incumbent 63% 143,889
     Democratic Shawn M. O'Donnell 35.5% 81,083
     Independent Marvin Pixton III 1.4% 3,236
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 326
Total Votes 228,534

2004
On November 2, 2004, Jo Ann Davis won re-election to the United States House. She defeated William A. Lee (I) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Virginia District 1 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJo Ann Davis incumbent 78.5% 225,071
     Independent William A. Lee 20% 57,434
     N/A Write-in 1.4% 4,029
Total Votes 286,534

2002
On November 5, 2002, Jo Ann Davis won re-election to the United States House. She ran unopposed in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Virginia District 1 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJo Ann Davis incumbent 95.9% 113,168
     N/A Write-in 4.1% 4,829
Total Votes 117,997

2000
On November 7, 2000, Jo Ann Davis won election to the United States House. She defeated Lawrence A. Davies (D), Sharon A. Wood (I) and Josh Billings (I) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, Virginia District 1 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJo Ann Davis 57.5% 151,344
     Democratic Lawrence A. Davis 37% 97,399
     Independent Sharon A. Wood 3.7% 9,652
     Independent Josh Billings 1.6% 4,082
     N/A Write-in 0.2% 537
Total Votes 263,014

Redistricting

2010-2011

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

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


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