Virginia's 5th Congressional District elections, 2014
November 4, 2014
June 10, 2014
The Virginia primary is open; however, in order to vote in the Republican primary, voters must sign an oath of loyalty.
Heading into the election the incumbent is Robert Hurt (R), who was first elected in 2010.
Virginia's 5th Congressional District is located in the central portion of the state, stretching vertically across the state. It includes Brunswick, Lunenburg, Mecklenburg, Halifax, Charlotte, Prince Edward, Powhatan, Fluvanna, Charlottesville City, Buckinham, Appomattox, Greene, Madison, Fauquier, Rappahannock, Nelson, Campbell, Bedford, Bedford City, Franklin, Pittsylvania, Henry and Danville City counties.
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- Robert Hurt - Incumbent
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|U.S. House, Virginia District 5 General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Robert Hurt Incumbent||55.4%||193,009|
|Source: Virginia State Board of Elections "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
- United States House of Representatives elections in Virginia, 2014
- United States House of Representatives elections, 2014
- Virginia Redistricting Map "Map" accessed July 24, 2012
- Virginia State Board of Elections, "Primary Nominees," accessed April 3, 2014
- Bearing Drift, "Robert Hurt gets Democratic challenger in Fifth Congressional District," accessed February 25, 2014
- NBC 29, "Lawrence Gaughan Announces Candidacy for 5th District Congressional Seat," accessed March 20, 2014
- Politico "2012 Election Map, Virginia"
- U.S. Congress House Clerk "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"