Tennessee gubernatorial election, 2014

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Tennessee gubernatorial election, 2014
Tennessee
2010 ←
November 4, 2014
→ 2018

  Governor Bill Haslam crop.jpg CharlesBrownforGov.jpg
Nominee Bill Haslam Charles Brown
Party Republican Democratic

Incumbent Governor

Bill Haslam
Republican

The 2014 Tennessee gubernatorial election will take place on November 4, 2014, to elect the Governor of Tennessee. Incumbent Republican Governor Bill Haslam is running for re-election to a second term in office.

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

Declined[edit]

Results[edit]

Republican primary results[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Bill Haslam 565,497 87.67%
Republican Mark "Coonrippy" Brown 43,745 6.78%
Republican Donald Ray McFolin 22,755 3.53%
Republican Basil Marceaux, Sr. 13,014 2.02%
Totals 645,011 100%

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

Removed from ballot[edit]

Declined[edit]

Results[edit]

Democratic primary results[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Charles V. "Charlie" Brown 94,149 41.71%
Democratic Wm. H. "John" McKamey 58,488 25.91%
Democratic Kennedy Spellman Johnson 55,264 24.48%
Democratic Ron Noonan 17,815 7.90%
Totals 225,716 100%

Independents and Third Parties[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

Removed from ballot[edit]

General election[edit]

Polling[edit]

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Bill
Haslam (R)
Charles
Brown (D)
Other Undecided
Rasmussen Reports August 11–12, 2014 750 ± 3% 55% 30% 6% 9%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mark 'Coonrippy' Brown Runs For Governor To Get His Seized Raccoon Rebekah Back". The Huffington Post. January 6, 2014. Retrieved January 7, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Gov. Bill Haslam announces re-election campaign". wbir.com. December 17, 2012. Retrieved July 25, 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o "Petitions Filed for Governor, United States Senate, and United States House of Representatives". Tennessee Secretary of State. Retrieved April 11, 2014. 
  4. ^ a b Dries, Bill (April 2, 2014). "Candidates Commit as Deadline Nears". The Daily News. Retrieved April 2, 2014. 
  5. ^ a b "August 7, 2014 Unofficial Election Results". Tennesse Secretary of State. Retrieved August 8, 2014. 
  6. ^ Cass, Michael (April 3, 2014). "Start your engines: Candidates qualify for state races". The Tennessean. Retrieved April 11, 2014. 
  7. ^ Cass, Michael (April 10, 2014). "Won’t get fooled again: Democrats deny Mark Clayton". The Tennessean. Retrieved April 11, 2014. 
  8. ^ "Democratic Senator Lowe Finney Won't Seek Re-Election". News Channel 5. July 31, 2013. Retrieved August 7, 2013. 
  9. ^ Zelinski, Andrea (July 22, 2013). "Rep. Fitzhugh passes on run for governor". Nashville City Paper. Retrieved July 24, 2013. 
  10. ^ a b Garrison, Joey (August 12, 2013). "A year out, TN Democrats' search for governor, Senate candidates turning cold". The Tennessean. Retrieved August 20, 2013. 
  11. ^ Sher, Andy (January 2, 2014). "Democrat Sara Kyle won't challenge Gov. Bill Haslam in 2014". Chattanooga Times Free Press. Retrieved January 5, 2014. 
  12. ^ "Mike McWherter: Haslam has created a 'culture of corruption' | Humphrey on the Hill". Knoxblogs.com. September 6, 2013. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 

External links[edit]

Official campaign websites