Virginia's 6th Congressional District

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The 6th Congressional District of Virginia is a congressional district in the commonwealth of Virginia. It covers all or part of Shenandoah, Rockingham, Highland, Augusta, Bath, Bedford, Rockbridge, Botetourt, Roanoke and Amherst Counties.

The current representative of the 6th congressional district is Bob Goodlatte (R).

Elections

2012

See also: Virginia's 6th congressional district elections, 2012

The 6th congressional district of Virginia will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012.

2010

On November 2, 2010, Bob Goodlatte won re-election to the U.S. House of Representatives, defeating Jeffrey W. Vanke (I), Stuart M. Bain (L), and a write-in.[1]

U.S. House of Representatives General Election, Virginia, Congressional District 6, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBob Goodlatte Incumbent 76.3% 127,487
     Independent Jeffrey W. Vanke 13% 21,649
     Libertarian Stuart M. Bain 9.2% 15,309
     Write-in Unnamed 1.6% 2,709
Total Votes 167,154

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 6th congressional district of Virginia after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Virginia

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

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