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United States House of Representatives election in Delaware, 2014

 

United States House of Representatives election in Delaware, 2014

United States House of Representatives election in Delaware, At-large district, 2014

November 4, 2014

 
Nominee John Carney Rose Izzo
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 137,251 85,146
Percentage 59.26% 36.76%

Representative At-large before election

John Carney
Democratic

Elected Representative At-large

John Carney
Democratic

The 2014 United States House of Representatives election in Delaware was held on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 to elect the U.S. Representative from Delaware's at-large congressional district, who will represent the state of Delaware in the 114th United States Congress. The election coincided with the election of a U.S. Senator from Delaware and other federal and state offices. Incumbent Democratic Congressman John Carney won re-election to a third term in office.

Contents

  • Democratic nomination 1
    • Candidates 1.1
      • Declared 1.1.1
  • Republican nomination 2
    • Candidates 2.1
      • Declared 2.1.1
  • Other candidates 3
    • Green 3.1
      • Nominee 3.1.1
    • Libertarian 3.2
      • Nominee 3.2.1
  • General election 4
    • Polling 4.1
    • Results 4.2
  • References 5
  • External links 6

Democratic nomination

Candidates

Declared

Republican nomination

Candidates

Declared

  • Rose Izzo, conservative freelance political consultant and candidate for the seat in 2010 and 2012[1]

Other candidates

Green

Nominee

  • Bernard "Bernie" August, nominee for the seat in 2012[1]

Libertarian

Nominee

  • Scott Gesty, accountant and nominee for the seat in 2012[1]

General election

Polling

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
John
Carney (D)
Rose
Izzo (R)
Bernie
August (G)
Scott
Gesty (L)
Undecided
University of Delaware September 10–22, 2014 902 ± 3.9% 52% 17% 4% 7% 20%

Results

Delaware's at-large congressional district election, 2014[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic John Carney (Incumbent) 137,251 59.26
Republican Rose Izzo 85,146 36.76
Green Bernard August 4,801 2.07
Libertarian Scott Gesty 4,419 1.91
Total votes 231,617 100
Democratic hold

References

  1. ^ a b c d
  2. ^

External links

  • U.S. House elections in Delaware, 2014 at Ballotpedia
  • Campaign contributions at OpenSecrets.org
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