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United States House of Representatives elections in Missouri, 2014

The 2014 United States House of Representatives elections in Missouri were held on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 to elect the eight U.S. Representatives from the state of Missouri, one from each of the state's eight congressional districts.

United States House of Representatives elections in Missouri, 2014

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All 8 Missouri seats to the United States House of Representatives
  Majority party Minority party
 
Party Republican Democratic
Last election 6 2
Seats won 6 2
Seat change Steady Steady
Popular vote 838,283 513,600
Percentage 58.77% 36.01%

Contents

OverviewEdit

United States House of Representatives elections in Missouri, 2014[1]
Party Votes Percentage Seats Before Seats After +/–
Republican 838,283 58.77% 6 6 -
Democratic 513,600 36.01% 2 2 -
Libertarian 63,682 4.46% 0 0 -
Independent 6,939 0.49% 0 0 -
Constitution 3,799 0.27% 0 0 -
Total 1,426,303 100.00% 8 8

District 1Edit

Missouri's 1st congressional district is held by seven-term incumbent Democrat Lacy Clay. Three Republicans - Martin Baker, Daniel Elder, and David Koehr - filed for the August 5th primary.[2] The winner was Daniel Elder, who faced the incumbent and a Libertarian - Robb Cunningham - in the November election.

The following candidates were certified by the Secretary of State.

Republican primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • Martin Baker
  • Daniel Elder
  • David Koehr

ResultsEdit

Republican primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Daniel Elder 4,196 39.259
Republican Martin Baker 3,659 34.235
Republican David Koehr 2,833 26.506
Total votes 10,688 100

Democratic primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

ResultsEdit

Democratic primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Lacy Clay 69,650 100

Libertarian primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • Robb Cunningham

ResultsEdit

Libertarian primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Libertarian Robb E. Cunningham 465 100

General electionEdit

ResultsEdit

Missouri's 1st Congressional District, 2014[4]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Lacy Clay (Incumbent) 119,315 72.98
Republican Daniel J. Elder 35,273 21.57
Libertarian Robb E. Cunningham 8,906 5.45
Total votes 163,494 100
Democratic hold

District 2Edit

Missouri's 2nd congressional district is held by one-term incumbent Republican Ann Wagner. The incumbent faced Democrat Arthur Lieber and Libertarian Bill Slantz in the November election.

The following candidates have been certified by the Secretary of State.[2]

Republican primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • Ann Wagner

ResultsEdit

Republican primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Ann Wagner 55,322 100

Democratic primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • Arthur Lieber

ResultsEdit

Democratic primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Arthur Lieber 54,557 100

Libertarian primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • Bill Slantz

ResultsEdit

Libertarian primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Libertarian Bill Slantz 720 100

General electionEdit

ResultsEdit

Missouri's 2nd Congressional District, 2014[4]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Ann Wagner (Incumbent) 148,191 64.12
Democratic Arthur Lieber 75,384 32.62
Libertarian Bill Slantz 7,542 3.26
Total votes 231,117 100
Republican hold

District 3Edit

Missouri's 3rd congressional district is held by three-term incumbent Republican Blaine Luetkemeyer. Two other Republicans - Leonard Steinman and John Morris - are competing with the incumbent in the August 5th primary. Two Democrats - Velma Steinman and Courtney Denton - are competing in the Democratic primary. The winners of those primaries faced Libertarian Steven Hendrick in the November election.

The following candidates have been certified by the Secretary of State.[2]

Republican primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • Blaine Luetkemeyer
  • John Morris
  • Leonard Steinman

ResultsEdit

Republican primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Blaine Luetkemeyer 71,030 79.455
Republican John Morris 9,786 10.947
Republican Leonard Steinman 8,580 9.598
Total votes 89,396 100

Democratic primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • Courtney Denton
  • Velma Steinman

ResultsEdit

Democratic primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Courtney Denton 15,987 57.147
Democratic Velma Steinman 11,988 42.853
Total votes 27,975 100

Libertarian primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • Steven Hedrick

ResultsEdit

Libertarian primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Libertarian Steven Hedrick 774 100

General electionEdit

ResultsEdit

Missouri's 3rd Congressional District, 2014[4]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Blaine Luetkemeyer (Incumbent) 130,940 68.33
Democratic Courtney Denton 52,021 27.15
Libertarian Steven Hedrick 8,593 4.48
Write-In Harold Davis 66 0.03
Total votes 191,620 100
Republican hold

District 4Edit

Missouri's 4th congressional district is held by two-term incumbent Republican Vicky Hartzler. The incumbent faced a challenger - John Webb - in the August 5 primary. Two libertarians - Randy Langkraehr and Herschel Young - faced each other at the same time. The winners of those primaries faced Democrat Nate Irvin in the November election.

The following candidates have been certified by the Secretary of State.[2]

Republican primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • Vicky Hartzler
  • John Webb

ResultsEdit

Republican primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Vicky Hartzler 65,404 74.718
Republican John Webb 22,131 25.282
Total votes 87,535 100

Democratic primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • Nate Irvin

ResultsEdit

Democratic primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Nate Irvin 26,831 100

Libertarian primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • Randy Langkraehr
  • Herschel L. Young

ResultsEdit

Libertarian primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Libertarian Herschel L. Young 567 52.991
Libertarian Randall (Randy) Langkraehr 503 47.009
Total votes 1,070 100

General electionEdit

ResultsEdit

Missouri's 4th Congressional District, 2014[4]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Vicky Hartzler (Incumbent) 120,014 68.08
Democratic Nate Irvin 46,464 26.36
Libertarian Herschel L. Young 9,793 5.56
Write-In Gregory A Cowan 15 0.01
Total votes 176,286 100
Republican hold

District 5Edit

Missouri's 5th congressional district is held by five-term incumbent Democrat Emanuel Cleaver. The incumbent is being challenged by four other candidates in the August 5th primary: Mark Memoly, Bob Gough, Eric Holmes, and Charles Lindsey. Four Republicans are competing with one another in the primary: Bill Lindsey, Berton Knox, Michael Burris, and Jacob Turk (who was the Republican nominee in the past four elections). The winners of those primaries faced Libertarian Roy Welborn in the November election.

The following candidates have been certified by the Secretary of State.[2]

Republican primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • Michael Burris
  • Berton A. Knox
  • Bill Lindsey
  • Jacob Turk

ResultsEdit

Republican primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jacob Turk 24,615 68.594
Republican Bill Lindsey 5,020 13.989
Republican Michael Burris 4,797 13.368
Republican Berton Knox 1,453 4.049
Total votes 35,885 100

Democratic primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

ResultsEdit

Democratic primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Emanuel Cleaver II 44,926 82.040
Democratic Mark S. Memoly 2,988 5.534
Democratic Charles Lindsey 2,687 4.977
Democratic Eric Holmes 2,584 4.786
Democratic Bob Gough 1,438 2.663
Total votes 53,993 100

Libertarian primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • Roy Welborn

ResultsEdit

Libertarian primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Libertarian Roy Welborn 813 100

General electionEdit

ResultsEdit

Missouri's 5th Congressional District, 2014[4]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Emanuel Cleaver II (Incumbent) 79,256 51.59
Republican Jacob Turk 69,071 44.96
Libertarian Roy Welborn 5,308 3.46
Total votes 153,635 100
Democratic hold

District 6Edit

Missouri's 6th congressional district is held by seven-term incumbent Republican Sam Graves. The incumbent is facing three challengers in the August 5th primary: Kyle Reid, Brian Tharp, and Christopher Ryan. Three Democrats are competing in the primary: Bill Hedge, Edward Fields, and Gary Crose. The winners of those primaries faced Libertarian Russ Monchil in the November election.

The following candidates have been certified by the Secretary of State.[2]

Republican primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

ResultsEdit

Republican primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Sam Graves 56,789 76.595
Republican Christopher Ryan 8,745 11.795
Republican Kyle Reid 4,364 5.886
Republican Brian L. Tharp 4,244 5.724
Total votes 74,142 100

Democratic primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • Gary Crose
  • Edward Fields
  • Bill Hedge

ResultsEdit

Democratic primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic W. A. (Bill) Hedge 18,109 51.657
Democratic Edward Dwayne Fields 9,706 27.687
Democratic Gary Lynn Crose 7,241 20.656
Total votes 35,056 100

Libertarian primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • Russ Monchil

ResultsEdit

Libertarian primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Libertarian Russ Monchil 591 100

General electionEdit

ResultsEdit

Missouri's 6th Congressional District, 2014[4]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Sam Graves (Incumbent) 124,616 66.65
Democratic W. A. (Bill) Hedge 55,157 29.50
Libertarian Russ Monchil 7,197 3.85
Total votes 186,970 100
Republican hold

District 7Edit

Missouri's 7th congressional district is held by two-term incumbent Republican Billy Long. Marshall Works is challenging the incumbent in the August 5th primary. Two Democrats are competing in the primary: Genevieve Williams and 2012 candidate Jim Evans. The winners of those primaries faced Libertarian Kevin Craig in the November election.

The following candidates have been certified by the Secretary of State.[2]

Republican primariesEdit

CandidatesEdit

ResultsEdit

Republican primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Billy Long 55,505 62.363
Republican Marshall Works 33,498 37.637
Total votes 89,003 100

Democratic primariesEdit

CandidatesEdit

ResultsEdit

Democratic primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Jim Evans 8,671 53.764
Democratic Genevieve Williams 7,457 46.236
Total votes 16,128 100

Libertarian primariesEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • Kevin Craig

ResultsEdit

Libertarian primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Libertarian Kevin Craig 764 100

General electionEdit

ResultsEdit

Missouri's 7th Congressional District, 2014[4]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Billy Long (Incumbent) 104,054 63.46
Democratic Jim Evans 47,282 28.84
Libertarian Kevin Craig 12,584 7.68
Write-Ins 37 0.02
Total votes 163,957 100
Republican hold

District 8Edit

Missouri's 8th congressional district is held by one-term incumbent Republican Jason T. Smith. The incumbent faced Democrat Barbara Stocker, Libertarian Rick Vandeven, and Constitution Party candidate Doug Enyart in the November election.

The following candidates have been certified by the Secretary of State.[2]

Republican primariesEdit

CandidatesEdit

ResultsEdit

Republican primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jason Smith 66,511 100

Democratic primariesEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • Barbara Stocker

ResultsEdit

Democratic primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Barbara Stocker 28,303 100

Libertarian candidatesEdit

  • Rick Vandeven

ResultsEdit

Libertarian primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Libertarian Rick Vandeven 462 100

Constitution candidatesEdit

  • Doug Enyart

ResultsEdit

Constitution primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Constitution Doug Enyart 368 100

General electionEdit

ResultsEdit

Missouri's 8th Congressional District, 2014[4]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jason Smith (Incumbent) 106,124 66.65
Democratic Barbara Stocker 38,721 24.32
Independent Terry Hampton 6,821 4.28
Constitution Doug Enyart 3,799 2.39
Libertarian Rick Vandeven 3,759 2.36
Total votes 159,224 100
Republican hold

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.sos.mo.gov/elections/s_default.asp?id=results
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h "Certified Candidate List". Missouri Secretary of State. Retrieved September 1, 2014.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y "State of Missouri - Primary Election - August 5, 2014". Missouri Secretary of State. Retrieved September 1, 2014.
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h "Missouri Secretary of State 2014 General Election". Missouri Secretary of State. November 4, 2014. Retrieved January 6, 2015.

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