United States House of Representatives election in the District of Columbia, 2012

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The 2012 United States House of Representatives election in the District of Columbia was held on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 to elect the non-voting Delegate to the United States House of Representatives from the District of Columbia. The election coincided with the elections of other federal offices, including a quadrennial presidential election.

The non-voting delegate is elected for two-year terms. Democrat Eleanor Holmes Norton, who has represented the district since 1991, ran for re-election. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary, held on April 3, 2012.[1]

General election[edit]



D.C. At Large Congressional District Election (2012)
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Eleanor Holmes Norton (inc.) 246,664 88.54%
Libertarian Bruce Majors 16,524 5.93%
D.C. Statehood Green Natale "Lino" Stracuzzi 13,243 4.75%
No party Others 2,132 0.78%
Totals 278,563 100.00%
Voter turnout  %


  1. ^ a b Chibbaro, Jr., Lou (April 4, 2012). "Biddle wins 'gay' precincts, trails Orange in close race". Washington Blade. Retrieved April 13, 2012. 
  2. ^ DeBonis, Mike (June 15, 2012). "Bruce Majors, tea party figure, launches delegate run". The Washington Post. Retrieved September 15, 2012. 

External links[edit]

Official campaign websites