Virginia's 8th 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 Jim Moran (D), who was first elected in 1990.
Note: Prior to the signature filing deadline, candidates will be added when Ballotpedia writers come across declared candidates. If you see a name of a candidate who is missing, please email us and we will add that name. As the election draws closer, more information will be added to this page.
- Mark Sickles: State Delegate
- Charniele Herring: State Delegate
- Patrick Hope: State Delegate
- Lavern Chatman: Former northern Virginia Urban League chief
- Bruce Shuttleworth
- Don Beyer Former lieutenant governor
- Adam Ebbin: State Senator
- Alfonso Lopez: State Delegate
- William Euille: Mayor of Alexandria
- Derek Hyra: Virginia Tech professor
- Mark Levine: Radio talk-show host
- Micah Edmond
- Lavern Chatman: Former Northern Virginia Urban League president
- Walter Tejada: Arlington County Board member
|U.S. House, Virginia District 8 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Jim Moran Incumbent||64.6%||226,847|
|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
- Washington Post, "Former Va. Lt. Gov. Don Beyer will enter race for Jim Moran’s congressional seat this week," accessed February 3, 2014
- Washington Post, "Charniele Herring joins field for Rep. Moran’s seat, will step down as chair of Va. Democrats," accessed February 3, 2014
- Arlington Patch, "Patrick Hope Launches Congressional Campaign," accessed February 3, 2014
- Lavern Chatman for Congress, "LAVERN CHATMAN, COMMUNITY LEADER, ENTERS RACE FOR CONGRESS IN 8TH DISTRICT OFFERING A NEW TYPE OF LEADERSHIP," accessed February 10, 2014
- Roll Call, "Fifth Democrat to Enter Race to Replace Jim Moran", accessed January 27, 2014
- Roll Call, "Democrat Don Beyer Will Run to Replace Jim Moran in Virginia", accessed January 24, 2014
- Richmond Times Dispatch, " Ebbin formally announces bid for Moran's congressional seat," accessed February 3, 2014
- Metro Weekly, "Adam Ebbin announces congressional run for Virginia's 8th District seat," accessed February 3, 2014
- Washington Post, "A crowded sprint to the left looms in race for Jim Moran’s N.Va. congressional seat," accessed February 3, 2014
- Washington Blade, "Adam Ebbin enters race for Congress," accessed February 3, 2014
- Washington Post, "Derek Hyra, Mark Levine entering Democratic field to replace Rep. James P. Moran in House," accessed February 19, 2014
- National Review, "Meet Micah Edmond, a Republican Running in Moran’s District," accessed March 12, 2014
- Politico "2012 Election Map, Virginia"
- U.S. Congress House Clerk "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"