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Revision as of 15:40, 7 May 2014

2012

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Wisconsin's 3rd Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
August 12, 2014

Incumbent prior to election:
Ron Kind Democratic Party
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Race Ratings
Cook Political Report: Solid Democratic[1]

Sabato's Crystal Ball: Safe D[2]


Wisconsin U.S. House Elections
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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 3rd Congressional District of Wisconsin will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.
Candidate Filing Deadline Primary Election General Election
June 2, 2014
August 12, 2014
November 4, 2014

Primary: Wisconsin is one of 14 states that uses an open primary system, in which registered voters do not have to be members of a party to vote in that party's primary.[3][4][5]

Voter registration: {{Greener2 | start=10/15/2014 10:00am CST | before= To vote in the primary, voters can either register in person on election day, or needed to register by July 23, 2014 by mail. For the general election, the voter registration deadline is October 15, 2014 (up to 20 days before election).Cite error: Closing </ref> missing for <ref> tag

See also: Wisconsin elections, 2014

Incumbent: Heading into the election the incumbent is Ron Kind (D), who was first elected in 1996.

Wisconsin's 3rd Congressional District encompasses Lafayette, Grant, Crawford, Iowa, Sauk, Richland, Vernon, Juneau, Jackson, Monroe, La Crosse, Trempealeau, Clark, Eau Claire, Buffalo, Pepin, Pierce, St. Croix and Dunn counties.[6]

Candidates

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.General election candidates

Republican Party August 12, 2014, Republican Primary

Withdrew from race

Campaign contributions

Ron Kind

Candidates for Congress are required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Kind's reports.[15]

Ron Kind (2014) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[16]April 15, 2013$464,772.68$249,149.62$(87,208.56)$526,713.74
July Quarterly[17]July 18, 2013$626,713.74$336,023.06$(98,450.57)$864,286.23
October Quarterly[18]October 15, 2013$864,286.23$210,197.90$(118,439.59)$956,044.54
Year-end[19]January 31, 2014$955,394$231,895$(81,025)$1,106,264
April Quarterly[20]April 15, 2014$1,108,583.65$317,892.56$(121,880.30)$1,304,595.91
Running totals
$1,345,158.14$(507,004.02)

Van Doren

Candidates for Congress are required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Van Doren's reports.[21]

Ken Van Doren (2014) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[22]April 15, 2014$0.00$5,407.00$(2,948.78)$2,458.22
Running totals
$5,407$(2,948.78)


District history

Candidate Ballot Access
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2012

The 3rd Congressional District of Wisconsin held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Ron Kind won re-election in the district.[23]

U.S. House, Wisconsin District 3 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRon Kind Incumbent 64.1% 217,712
     Republican Ray Boland 35.8% 121,713
     Miscellaneous N/A 0.1% 339
Total Votes 339,764
Source: Wisconsin Government Accountability Board "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010

On November 2, 2010, Ron Kind won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Dan Kapanke (R) and Michael Krsiean (Independent Citizen for Constitutional Government) in the general election.[24]

U.S. House, Wisconsin District 3 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRon Kind incumbent 50.3% 126,380
     Republican Dan Kapanke 46.5% 116,838
     Independent Citizen for Constitutional Government Michael Krsiean 3.2% 8,001
     Scattering Scattering 0% 121
Total Votes 251,340

See also

External links

References

  1. Cook Political Report, "2014 HOUSE RACE RATINGS FOR AUGUST 8, 2014," accessed August 12, 2014
  2. Sabato's Crystal Ball, "2014 House Races," accessed August 12, 2014
  3. National Conference of State Legislatures Website, "State Primary Election Types," accessed January 6, 2014
  4. Fair Vote, "Congressional and Presidential Primaries: Open, Closed, Semi-Closed, and 'Top Two,'" accessed January 6, 2014
  5. Ballotpedia research conducted December 26, 2013 through January 3, 2014 researching and analyzing various state websites and codes.
  6. Wisconsin Redistricting Map "Map" accessed July 24, 2012
  7. KenVanDoren.com, "Home," accessed August 19, 2014
  8. WXOW.com, "Ken Van Doren announces bid for Third Congressional District seat," accessed January 13, 2014
  9. 9.0 9.1 WEAU TV, "Two Republicans announce candidacy for Congress," accessed April 9, 2014
  10. WiscNews, "Kurtz challenges Kind for Congress," accessed April 19, 2014
  11. Associated Press, "Wisconsin - Summary Vote Results," accessed August 12, 2014
  12. Stevens Point Journal, "Two Republicans line up to face Rep. Ron Kind," accessed March 20, 2014
  13. Reedsburg Times Press, "Anderson runs for 3rd District," accessed March 24, 2014
  14. NBC 15, "Wisconsin congressional candidate leaves race," accessed April 29, 2014
  15. Federal Election Commission, "Kind 2014 Summary reports," accessed July 25, 2013
  16. Federal Election Commission, "April Quarterly," accessed July 25, 2013
  17. Federal Election Commission, "July Quarterly," accessed July 25, 2013
  18. Federal Election Commission, "October Quarterly," accessed October 30, 2013
  19. Federal Election Commission, "Year-End Report," accessed February 19, 2014
  20. Federal Election Commission, "April Quarterly," accessed April 18, 2014
  21. Federal Election Commission, "Van Doren 2014 Summary reports," accessed May 7, 2014
  22. Federal Election Commission, "April Quarterly," accessed May 7, 2014
  23. Politico, "2012 Election Map, Wisconsin"
  24. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010," accessed March 28, 2013