United States House of Representatives election in Vermont, 2014

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United States House of Representatives election in Vermont, At-large district, 2014
Vermont
2012 ←
November 4, 2014 → 2016

  Peter Welch official 110th Congress photo.jpg No image.svg
Nominee Peter Welch Mark Donka
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 123,349 59,432
Percentage 64.41% 31.03%

Representative At-large before election

Peter Welch
Democratic

Elected Representative At-large

Peter Welch
Democratic

The 2014 United States House of Representatives election in Vermont will take place on November 4, 2014, to elect the U.S. Representative from Vermont's at-large congressional district, who will represent the state of Vermont in the 114th United States Congress.

The election will coincide with the election of the Governor of Vermont and other federal and state offices. Incumbent Democratic Congressman Peter Welch is running for re-election to a fifth term in office.

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

Results[edit]

Democratic primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Peter Welch 19,248 98.85
Democratic Write-in 224 1.15
Total votes 19,472 100

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

  • Mark Donka, police officer, former member of the Hartford Board of Selectmen and nominee for the seat in 2012
  • Donald W. Nolte
  • Donald Russell

Results[edit]

Republican primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mark Donka 4,340 33.67
Republican Donald Russell 4,026 31.24
Republican Donald W. Nolte 3,803 29.51
Republican Write-in 719 5.58
Total votes 12,888 100

Progressive primary[edit]

Results[edit]

Liberty Union primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
VT Progressive Write-in 90 100

Liberty Union primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

  • Matthew Andrews

Results[edit]

Liberty Union primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberty Union Matthew Andrews 142 95.95
Liberty Union Write-in 6 4.05
Total votes 148 100

Independents[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

General election[edit]

Results[edit]

Vermont At-large Congressional district election, 2014[4]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Peter Welch 123,349 64.41
Republican Mark Donka 59,432 31.03
Independent Cris Ericson 2,750 1.44
Liberty Union Matthew Andrews 2,071 1.08
Independent Jerry Trudell 2,024 1.06
Independent Randall Meyer 1,685 0.88
Independent Write-ins 193 0.10
Total votes 191,504 100

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Unofficial Results - Primary Election - August 26, 2014". Vermont Secretary of State. Retrieved August 28, 2014. 
  2. ^ Terri Hallenbeck (June 9, 2014). "Big mysteries in Vermont election lineup". Burlington Free Press. Retrieved September 12, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Trudell to announce U.S. House run". Burlington Free Press. May 1, 2014. Retrieved September 12, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Official Results - General Election - November 4, 2014". Vermont Secretary of State. November 12, 2014. Retrieved December 22, 2014.