Wisconsin's 1st congressional district
Wisconsin's 1st congressional district is a congressional district of the United States House of Representatives in southeastern Wisconsin, covering Kenosha County, Racine County, and most of Walworth County, as well as portions of Rock County, Waukesha County, and Milwaukee County. The district's current Representative is Republican Bryan Steil.
|Wisconsin's 1st congressional district|
Wisconsin's 1st congressional district – since January 3, 2013.
|Area||1,679.95 sq mi (4,351.1 km2)|
|Population (2018 est.)||717,716|
A swing district, it was carried by George W. Bush in 2004 with 53%; the district voted for Barack Obama over John McCain in 2008, 51.40–47.45% and the district voted for Mitt Romney over Barack Obama in 2012, 52.12%–47.88%. It stayed Republican in 2016, with a majority of voters polling for Donald Trump.
Recent election results from statewide racesEdit
Currently, this is a swing district that leans Republican.
|2000||President||Al Gore 49% – George W. Bush 47%|
|2004||President||George W. Bush 54% – John Kerry 46%|
|2008||President||Barack Obama 51% – John McCain 48%|
|2012||President||Mitt Romney 52% – Barack Obama 47%|
|2016||President||Donald Trump 53% – Hillary Clinton 42%|
|Senate||Ron Johnson 56% – Russ Feingold 42%|
List of members representing the districtEdit
- "My Congressional District". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved March 19, 2018.
- Center for New Media & Promotion (CNMP), US Census Bureau. "My Congressional District". www.census.gov.
- "Census profile: Congressional District 1, WI". Census Reporter.
- "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
- "Presidential Canvass Results".
- "White working-class voters flipped Wisconsin red". Retrieved June 29, 2018.
- Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
- Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
- Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present
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