Wisconsin State Senate elections, 2014

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Wisconsin State Senate elections, 2014

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Elections for the office of Wisconsin State Senate will consist of a primary election on August 12, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 2, 2014.

The Wisconsin State Senate is one of 20 state legislative chambers noted by Ballotpedia staff as being a battleground chamber. The Wisconsin Senate has a difference in partisan balance between Democrats and Republican of three seats, which amounts to 17.7 percent of the seats up for election in 2014. In 2012, when the 16 even-numbered districts were up for election, a total of two districts were competitive or mildly competitive. District 18 had a margin of victory of 0.7 percent in the 2012 elections. District 30 had a margin of victory of 9 percent

Majority control

See also: Partisan composition of state senates

Heading into the November 4 election, the Republican Party holds the majority in the Wisconsin State Senate:

Wisconsin State Senate
Party As of July 2014 After the 2014 Election
     Democratic Party 15 Pending
     Republican Party 18 Pending
Total 33 33

Qualifications

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Section 6 of Article 4 of the Wisconsin Constitution states, "No person shall be eligible to the legislature who shall not have resided one year within the state, and be a qualified elector in the district which he may be chosen to represent."

List of candidates

Pending once the filing deadline occurs in 2014.

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