United States House of Representatives election in the District of Columbia, 1994

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United States House of Representatives election in the District of Columbia, 1994
Washington, D.C.
1992 ←
November 8, 1994 → 1996

  Eleanorholmesnorton.jpg No image.svg
Candidate Eleanor Holmes Norton Donald A. Saltz
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 154,988 13,828
Percentage 89.25% 7.96%

Delegate before election

Eleanor Holmes Norton
Democratic

Elected Delegate

Eleanor Holmes Norton
Democratic

Map of the District of Columbia At-Large district.

The 1994 congressional election for the Delegate from the District of Columbia was held on November 8, 1994. The winner of the race was Eleanor Holmes Norton (D), who won her second re-election. All elected members would serve in 104th United States Congress.

The non-voting delegate to the United States House of Representatives from the District of Columbia is elected for two-year terms.

Candidates[edit]

Eleanor Holmes Norton, a Democrat, sought election for her third term to the United States House of Representatives. Norton was opposed in this election by Republican challenger Donald A. Saltz who received 7.96%. This resulted in Norton being re-elected with 89.25% of the vote.

Results[edit]

D.C. At Large Congressional District Election (1994)
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Eleanor Holmes Norton (inc.) 154,988 89.25%
Republican Donald A. Saltz 13,828 7.96%
D.C. Statehood Green Rasco P. Braswell 2,824 1.63%
Socialist Workers Bradley Downs 1,476 0.85%
No party Write-ins 548 0.32%
Totals 173,664 100.00%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

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