United States House of Representatives elections, 1984

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United States House of Representatives elections, 1984
United States
1982 ←
November 6, 1984 → 1986

All 435 seats to the United States House of Representatives
218 seats were needed for a majority
  Majority party Minority party
  SpeakerO'Neill.jpg Robert H. Michel--95th Congress.png
Leader Tip O'Neill Bob Michel
Party Democratic Republican
Leader's seat Massachusetts-11th Illinois-18th
Last election 269 seats 166 seats
Seats won 253 182
Seat change Decrease 16 Increase 16
Popular vote 42,968,175 38,729,581
Percentage 52.1% 47.0%
Swing Decrease 3.1% Increase 3.6%

1984 US House Election Map.png

Results:
  Democratic hold
  Democratic pickup
  Republican hold
  Republican pickup

Speaker before election

Tip O'Neill
Democratic

Elected Speaker

Tip O'Neill
Democratic

The U.S. House election, 1984 was an election for the United States House of Representatives in 1984 which coincided with the re-election of President Ronald Reagan in a landslide. This victory also yielded gains for Reagan's Republican Party in the House, where they picked up a net of sixteen seats from the Democratic Party. The Democrats nonetheless retained a commanding majority in the House and gained seats in the Senate.

Overall results[edit]

253 182
Democratic Republican
Party Seats Seat
percentage
Vote
percentage
Popular
vote
Last
election
(1982)
This
election
Net
change
  Democratic Party 269 253 Decrease 16 58.2% 52.1% 42,973,494
  Republican Party 166 182 Increase 16 41.8% 47.0% 38,734,908
  Libertarian Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% 0.3% 275,865
  Independent 0 0 Steady 0.0% 0.2% 121,187
  Peace and Freedom Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% 0.1% 61,543
  Right to Life Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 35,293
  Conservative Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 25,610
Populist Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 20,762
  Concerns of People Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 20,333
  Socialist Workers Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 18,939
  Communist Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 15,810
  People Before Profits Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 14,869
  Citizens Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 7,725
  Rainbow Coalition Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 7,615
  American Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 7,122
  Prohibition Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 5,942
  Liberty Union Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 4,858
  Constitutionalist Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 4,242
  Small is Beautiful Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 3,313
  American Eagle Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 2,664
  Labor and Farm Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 2,433
  Tisch Independent Citizens Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 2,064
  Politicians are Crooks Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 1,835
  Liberal Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 1,630
  Constitutional Freedom Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 1,516
  Christian American Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 1,196
  Citizens-Socialist Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 907
  Socialist Labor Party 0 0 Steady 0.0% <0.1% 524
  Others 0 0 Steady 0.0% 0.1% 47,639
Totals 435 435 0 100.0% 100.0% 82,421,838
Source: Election Statistics - Office of the Clerk
Popular vote
Democratic
  
52.14%
Republican
  
47.00%
Libertarian
  
0.33%
Others
  
0.53%
House seats
Democratic
  
58.16%
Republican
  
41.84%
House seats by party holding plurality in state
  80+ to 100% Republican
  80+ to 100% Democratic
  60+ to 80% Republican
  60+ to 80% Democratic
  50+ to 60% Republican
  50+ to 60% Democratic
  6+ Republican gain
  6+ Democratic gain
  3-5 Republican gain
  3-5 Democratic gain
  1-2 Republican gain
  1-2 Democratic gain
  no net change

Retiring Incumbents[edit]

Twenty-two representatives retired. Sixteen of those seats were held by the same party, six seats changed party.

Democrats[edit]

Nine Democrats retired. Four of those seats were held by Democrats and five were won by Republicans.

Democratic held[edit]

  1. Illinois 22: Paul Simon, to run for U.S. Senate, was succeeded by Kenneth J. Gray.
  2. Massachusetts 5: James Shannon, to run for U.S. Senate, was succeeded by Chester G. Atkins.
  3. New York 9: Geraldine Ferraro, to run for Vice President, was succeeded by Thomas J. Manton.
  4. Tennessee 6: Al Gore, to run for U.S. Senate, was succeeded by Bart Gordon.

Republican gain[edit]

  1. Colorado 3: Raymond P. Kogovsek, was succeeded by Michael L. Strang.
  2. Iowa 5: Tom Harkin, to run for U.S. Senate, was succeeded by Jim Ross Lightfoot.
  3. New Hampshire 1: Norman D'Amours, to run for U.S. Senate, was succeeded by Robert C. Smith.
  4. New York 20: Richard Ottinger, was succeeded by Joseph J. DioGuardi.
  5. Texas 19: Kent Hance, to run for U.S. Senate, was succeeded by Larry Combest.

Republicans[edit]

Twelve Republicans retired. Eleven of those seats were held by Republicans and one were won by Democrats.

Republican held[edit]

  1. Alabama 1: Jack Edwards, was succeeded by Sonny Callahan.
  2. Illinois 13: John N. Erlenborn, was succeeded by Harris W. Fawell.
  3. Illinois 14: Tom Corcoran, to run for U.S. Senate, was succeeded by John E. Grotberg.
  4. Kansas 3: Larry Winn, was succeeded by Jan Meyers.
  5. Michigan 5: Harold S. Sawyer, was succeeded by Paul B. Henry.
  6. New York 30: Barber Conable, was succeeded by Fred J. Eckert.
  7. North Carolina 9: James G. Martin, to run for Governor of North Carolina, was succeeded by Alex McMillan.
  8. Texas 6: Phil Gramm, to run for U.S. Senate, was succeeded by Joe Barton.
  9. Texas 22: Ron Paul, to run for U.S. Senate, was succeeded by Tom DeLay.
  10. Utah 2: David Daniel Marriott, to run for Governor of Utah, was succeeded by David Smith Monson.
  11. Virginia 7: J. Kenneth Robinson, was succeeded by D. French Slaughter, Jr..
  12. Washington 1: Joel Pritchard, was succeeded by John Miller.

Democratic gain[edit]

  1. Arkansas 2: Ed Bethune, to run for U.S. Senate, was succeeded by Tommy F. Robinson.

Incumbents Defeated[edit]

In primary election[edit]

Democrats[edit]

Three Democrats lost renomination.

  1. Indiana 1: Katie Hall lost to challenger Pete Visclosky.
  2. Pennsylvania 11: Frank G. Harrison lost to challenger Paul E. Kanjorski.
  3. Texas 23: Abraham Kazen, Jr. lost to challenger Albert Bustamante.

In the general election[edit]

Democrats[edit]

Thirteen Democrats lost re-election.

  1. Arizona 5: James F. McNulty, Jr. lost to Jim Kolbe.
  2. California 38: Jerry M. Patterson lost to Bob Dornan.
  3. Connecticut 5: William R. Ratchford lost to John G. Rowland.
  4. Georgia 4: Elliott H. Levitas lost to Pat Swindall.
  5. Maryland 2: Clarence Long lost to Helen Delich Bentley.
  6. Michigan 10: Donald J. Albosta lost to Bill Schuette.
  7. Michigan 10: Joseph G. Minish lost to Dean Gallo.
  8. North Carolina 4: Ike Franklin Andrews lost to Bill Cobey.
  9. North Carolina 6: Charles Robin Britt lost to Howard Coble.
  10. North Carolina 4: James M. Clarke lost to Bill Hendon.
  11. Texas 13: Jack Hightower lost to Beau Boulter.
  12. Texas 14: William Neff Patman lost to Mac Sweeney.
  13. Texas 26: Tom Vandergriff lost to Dick Armey.

Republicans[edit]

Three Republicans lost re-election.

  1. Idaho 2: George V. Hansen lost to Richard H. Stallings.
  2. Illinois 19: Dan Crane lost to Terry L. Bruce.
  3. Ohio 17: Lyle Williams lost to Jim Traficant.

Complete list of races[edit]

Key to party abbreviations: AI=American Independent, C=Constitution, D=Democratic, G=Green, I=Independent, IP=Independence Party, L=Libertarian, PF=Peace and Freedom, R=Republican.

Alabama[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Alabama 1 Jack Edwards Republican 1964 Retired
Republican hold
Sonny Callahan (R) 51.0%
Frank McWright (D) 49.0%
Alabama 2 William Louis Dickinson Republican 1964 Re-elected William Louis Dickinson (R) 60.3%
Larry Lee (D) 38.6%
Frank Tipler III (L) 1.1%
Alabama 3 William Flynt Nichols Democratic 1966 Re-elected William Flynt Nichols (D) 96.2%
Mark Thornton (L) 3.8%
Alabama 4 Tom Bevill Democratic 1966 Re-elected Tom Bevill (D) Unopposed
Alabama 5 Ronnie Flippo Democratic 1976 Re-elected Ronnie Flippo (D) 95.9%
D. M. Samsil (L) 4.1%
Alabama 6 Ben Erdreich Democratic 1982 Re-elected Ben Erdreich (D) 59.6%
J. T. Waggoner (R) 39.8%
Steve Smith (L) 0.5%
Mark Curtis (Socialist Workers) 0.07%
Alabama 7 Richard Shelby Democratic 1978 Re-elected Richard Shelby (D) 96.8%
Charles "Chuck" Ewing (L) 3.2%

Alaska[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Alaska At-large Don Young Republican 1973 Re-elected Don Young (R) 55.1%
Pegge Begich (D) 41.7%
Betty Breck (I) 3.2%

Arizona[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Arizona 1 John McCain Republican 1982 Re-elected John McCain (R) 78.1%
Harry W. Braun III (D) 21.9%
Arizona 2 Mo Udall Democratic 1961 Re-elected Mo Udall (D) 87.7%
Lorenzo Torrez (I) 12.3%
Arizona 3 Bob Stump Republican 1976 Re-elected Bob Stump (R) 71.8%
Bob Schuster (D) 26.5%
Lorraina M. Valencia (L) 1.8%
Arizona 4 Eldon Rudd Republican 1976 Re-elected Eldon Rudd (R) Unopposed
Arizona 5 James F. McNulty, Jr. Democratic 1982 Lost re-election
Republican gain
Jim Kolbe (R) 50.9%
James F. McNulty, Jr. (D) 48.2%
Herb Johnson (L) 0.9%

Arkansas[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Arkansas 1 William Vollie Alexander, Jr. Democratic 1968 Re-elected William Vollie Alexander, Jr. (D) Unopposed
Arkansas 2 Ed Bethune Republican 1978 Retired to run for U. S. Senate
Democratic gain
Tommy F. Robinson (D) 47.1%
Judy Petty (R) 41.5%
Jim Taylor (I) 11.4%
Arkansas 3 John P. Hammerschmidt Republican 1966 Re-elected John P. Hammerschmidt (R) Unopposed
Arkansas 4 Beryl Anthony, Jr. Democratic 1978 Re-elected Beryl Anthony, Jr. (D) Unopposed

California[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
California 1 Douglas H. Bosco Democratic 1982 Re-elected Douglas H. Bosco (D) 62.3%
David Redick (R) 37.7%
California 2 Eugene A. Chappie Republican 1980 Re-elected Eugene A. Chappie (R) 69.5%
Harry Cozad (D) 30.5%
California 3 Bob Matsui Democratic 1978 Re-elected Bob Matsui (D) Unopposed
California 4 Victor H. Fazio Democratic 1978 Re-elected Victor H. Fazio (D) 61.4%
Roger B. Canfield (R) 36.7%
Roger Conant Pope (L) 1.9%
California 5 Sala Burton Democratic 1983 Re-elected Sala Burton (D) 72.3%
Tom Spinosa (R) 23.8%
Joseph Fuhrig (L) 2.1%
Henry Clark (PF) 1.8%
California 6 Barbara Boxer Democratic 1982 Re-elected Barbara Boxer (D) 68.0%
Douglas Binderup (R) 29.7%
Howard C. Creighton (L) 2.3%
California 7 George Miller Democratic 1974 Re-elected George Miller (D) 66.7%
Rosemary Thakar (R) 33.3%
California 8 Ron Dellums Democratic 1970 Re-elected Ron Dellums (D) 60.3%
Charles Connor (R) 39.7%
California 9 Pete Stark Democratic 1972 Re-elected Pete Stark (D) 69.9%
J. T. "Eager" Beaver (R) 26.3%
Martha Fuhrig (L) 3.8%
California 10 Don Edwards Democratic 1962 Re-elected Don Edwards (D) 62.4%
Bob Herriott (R) 34.3%
Perr Cardestam (L) 1.7%
Edmon V. Kaiser (AI) 1.6%
California 11 Tom Lantos Democratic 1980 Re-elected Tom Lantos (D) 69.9%
John J. "Jack" Hickey (R) 28.2%
Nicholas W. Kudrovzeff (AI) 1.8%
California 12 Ed Zschau Republican 1982 Re-elected Ed Zschau (R) 61.7%
Martin Carnoy (D) 36.0%
William C. "Bill" White (L) 2.3%
California 13 Norman Mineta Democratic 1974 Re-elected Norman Mineta (D) 65.2%
John D. "Jack" Williams (R) 33.0%
John R. Redding (L) 1.8%
California 14 Norman D. Shumway Republican 1978 Re-elected Norman D. Shumway (R) 73.3%
Ruth Paula Carlson (D) 23.9%
Fred W. Colburn (L) 2.8%
California 15 Tony Coelho Democratic 1978 Re-elected Tony Coelho (D) 64.0%
Carol Harner (R) 32.0%
Richard M. Harris (L) 4.0%
California 16 Leon Panetta Democratic 1976 Re-elected Leon Panetta (D) 70.8%
Patricia Smith Ramsey (R) 27.7%
Bill Anderson (L) 1.5%
California 17 Chip Pashayan Republican 1978 Re-elected Chip Pashayan (R) 72.5%
Simon Lakritz (D) 27.5%
California 18 Richard H. Lehman Democratic 1982 Re-elected Richard H. Lehman (D) 67.3%
Dale L. Ewen (R) 32.7%
California 19 Robert J. Lagomarsino Republican 1974 Re-elected Robert J. Lagomarsino (R) 67.3%
James C. Carey, Jr. (D) 30.9%
Charles John Zekan (PF) 1.8%
California 20 Bill Thomas Republican 1978 Re-elected Bill Thomas (R) 70.9%
Michael T. LeSage (D) 29.1%
California 21 Bobbi Fiedler Republican 1980 Re-elected Bobbi Fiedler (R) 72.3%
Charles "Charlie" Davis (D) 25.9%
Robert Townsend Leet (L) 1.8%
California 22 Carlos Moorhead Republican 1972 Re-elected Carlos Moorhead (R) 85.2%
Michael B. Yauch (L) 14.8%
California 23 Anthony C. Beilenson Democratic 1976 Re-elected Anthony C. Beilenson (D) 61.6%
Claude W. Parrish (R) 36.9%
Larry Leathers (L) 1.6%
California 24 Henry Waxman Democratic 1974 Re-elected Henry Waxman (D) 63.4%
Jerry Zerg (R) 33.2%
James Green (PF) 1.8%
Tim Custer (L) 1.6%
California 25 Edward R. Roybal Democratic 1962 Re-elected Edward R. Roybal (D) 71.7%
Roy D. "Bill" Bloxom (R) 24.1%
Anthony G. Bajada (L) 4.2%
California 26 Howard Berman Democratic 1982 Re-elected Howard Berman (D) 62.8%
Miriam Ojeda (R) 37.2%
California 27 Mel Levine Democratic 1982 Re-elected Mel Levine (D) 55.0%
Robert B. Scribner (R) 41.8%
Thomas L. O'Connor, Jr. (PF) 1.8%
Jeff Avrech (L) 1.5%
California 28 Julian C. Dixon Democratic 1978 Re-elected Julian C. Dixon (D) 75.6%
Beatrice M. Jett (R) 22.4%
Don "Swemgimurti" Frederick (L) 2.0%
California 29 Augustus F. Hawkins Democratic 1962 Re-elected Augustus F. Hawkins (D) 86.6%
Echo Y. Goto (R) 13.4%
California 30 Matthew G. Martinez Democratic 1982 Re-elected Matthew G. Martinez (D) 51.8%
Richard Gomez (R) 43.4%
Houston A. Myers (AI) 4.9%
California 31 Mervyn M. Dymally Democratic 1980 Re-elected Mervyn M. Dymally (D) 70.7%
Henry C. Minturn (R) 29.3%
California 32 Glenn M. Anderson Democratic 1968 Re-elected Glenn M. Anderson (D) 60.7%
Roger E. Fiola (R) 36.6%
Marc F. Denny (L) 1.5%
Patrick J. McCoy (PF) 1.2%
California 33 David Dreier Republican 1980 Re-elected David Dreier (R) 70.6%
Claire K. McDonald (D) 26.0%
Gail Lightfoot (L) 2.3%
James Michael "Mike" Noonan (PF) 1.1%
California 34 Esteban Edward Torres Democratic 1982 Re-elected Esteban Edward Torres (D) 59.8%
Paul R. Jackson (R) 40.2%
California 35 Jerry Lewis Republican 1978 Re-elected Jerry Lewis (R) 85.5%
Kevin Akin (PF) 14.5%
California 36 George Brown, Jr. Democratic 1972 Re-elected George Brown, Jr. (D) 56.6%
John Paul Stark (R) 43.4%
California 37 Al McCandless Republican 1982 Re-elected Al McCandless (R) 63.6%
David E. "Dave" Skinner (D) 36.4%
California 38 Jerry M. Patterson Democratic 1974 Lost re-election
Republican gain
Bob Dornan (R) 53.2%
Jerry M. Patterson (D) 45.0%
Michael Schuyles Bright (PF) 1.9%
California 39 William E. Dannemeyer Republican 1978 Re-elected William E. Dannemeyer (R) 76.2%
Robert E. Ward (D) 23.8%
California 40 Robert Badham Republican 1976 Re-elected Robert Badham (R) 64.4%
Carol Ann Bradford (D) 34.0%
Maxine Bell Quirk (PF) 1.6%
California 41 Bill Lowery Republican 1980 Re-elected Bill Lowery (R) 63.5%
Bob Simmons (D) 33.7%
Sara Baase (L) 2.9%
California 42 Dan Lungren Republican 1978 Re-elected Dan Lungren (R) 73.0%
Mary Lou Brophy (D) 24.6%
John S. Donohue (PF) 2.4%
California 43 Ron Packard Republican 1982 Re-elected Ron Packard (R) 74.1%
Lois E. Humphreys (D) 22.8%
Phyllis Avery (L) 3.1%
California 44 Jim Bates Democratic 1982 Re-elected Jim Bates (D) 69.7%
Neill Campbell (R) 28.0%
Jim Conole (L) 2.2%
California 45 Duncan Hunter Republican 1980 Re-elected Duncan Hunter (R) 75.1%
David W. Guthrie (D) 22.9%
Patrick "Pat" Wright (L) 2.0%

Colorado[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Colorado 1 Patricia Schroeder Democratic 1972 Re-elected Patricia Schroeder (D) 62.0%
Mary Downs (R) 36.3%
Cathy Emminizer (Socialist Workers) 0.9%
Dwight Filley (L) 0.8%
Colorado 2 Tim Wirth Democratic 1974 Re-elected Tim Wirth (D) 53.2%
Mike Norton (R) 45.5%
Jerry Van Sickle (L) 1.3%
Colorado 3 Raymond P. Kogovsek Democratic 1978 Retired
Republican gain
Michael L. Strang (R) 57.1%
W. Mitchell (D) 41.9%
Robert Jahelka (L) 0.6%
Henry John Olshaw (I) 0.4%
Colorado 4 Hank Brown Republican 1980 Re-elected Hank Brown (R) 71.1%
Mary Fagan Bates (D) 27.4%
Randy Fitzgerald (L) 1.5%
Colorado 5 Ken Kramer Republican 1978 Re-elected Ken Kramer (R) 78.6%
William Geffen (D) 21.4%
Colorado 6 Daniel Schaefer Republican 1983 Re-elected Daniel Schaefer (R) 89.4%
John Heckman (I) 10.6%

Connecticut[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Connecticut 1 Barbara B. Kennelly Democratic 1982 Re-elected Barbara B. Kennelly (D) 61.7%
Herschel A. Klein (R) 37.9%
Charles F. Sundblade (L) 0.3%
Connecticut 2 Sam Gejdenson Democratic 1980 Re-elected Sam Gejdenson (D) 54.4%
Roberta F. Koontz (R) 45.2%
Donald W. Wood (L) 0.4%
Connecticut 3 Bruce A. Morrison Democratic 1982 Re-elected Bruce A. Morrison (D) 52.6%
Lawrence J. DeNardis (R) 47.2%
Michael R. Cohen (L) 0.2%
James J. Valenti (I) 0.08%
Connecticut 4 Stewart McKinney Republican 1970 Re-elected Stewart McKinney (R) 70.4%
John M. Orman (D) 29.6%
Connecticut 5 William R. Ratchford Democratic 1978 Lost re-election
Republican gain
John G. Rowland (R) 54.3%
William R. Ratchford (D) 45.5%
James P. Peron (L) 0.2%
Connecticut 6 Nancy Johnson Republican 1982 Re-elected Nancy Johnson (R) 64.0%
Arthur H. House (D) 36.0%

Delaware[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Delaware At-large Thomas R. Carper Democratic 1982 Re-elected Thomas R. Carper (D) 58.5%
Elise du Pont (R) 41.4%
V. Luther Etzel (L) 0.1%

Florida[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Florida 1 Earl Dewitt Hutto Democratic 1978 Re-elected Earl Dewitt Hutto (D) Unopposed
Florida 2 Don Fuqua Democratic 1962 Re-elected Don Fuqua (D) Unopposed
Florida 3 Charles Edward Bennett Democratic 1948 Re-elected Charles Edward Bennett (D) Unopposed
Florida 4 William V. Chappell, Jr. Democratic 1968 Re-elected William V. Chappell, Jr. (D) 64.8%
Alton H. Starling (R) 35.2%
Florida 5 Bill McCollum Republican 1980 Re-elected Bill McCollum (R) Unopposed
Florida 6 Buddy MacKay Democratic 1982 Re-elected Buddy MacKay (D) 99.3%
Others 0.7%
Florida 7 Sam M. Gibbons Democratic 1962 Re-elected Sam M. Gibbons (D) 58.8%
Michael N. Kavouklis (R) 41.2%
Florida 8 Bill Young Republican 1970 Re-elected Bill Young (R) 80.3%
Robert Kent (D) 19.7%
Florida 9 Michael Bilirakis Republican 1982 Re-elected Michael Bilirakis (R) 78.6%
Jack Wilson (D) 21.4%
Florida 10 Andy Ireland Republican 1976 Re-elected Andy Ireland (R) 61.9%
Patricia M. Glass (D) 38.1%
Florida 11 Bill Nelson Democratic 1978 Re-elected Bill Nelson (D) 60.5%
Rob Quartel (R) 39.5%
Florida 12 Tom Lewis Republican 1982 Re-elected Tom Lewis (R) Unopposed
Florida 13 Connie Mack III Republican 1982 Re-elected Connie Mack III (R) Unopposed
Florida 14 Dan Mica Democratic 1978 Re-elected Dan Mica (D) 55.4%
Don Ross (R) 44.6%
Florida 15 E. Clay Shaw, Jr. Republican 1980 Re-elected E. Clay Shaw, Jr. (R) 65.7%
Bill Humphrey (D) 34.3%
Florida 16 Lawrence J. Smith Democratic 1982 Re-elected Lawrence J. Smith (D) 56.4%
Tom Bush (R) 43.6%
Florida 17 William Lehman Democratic 1972 Re-elected William Lehman (D) Unopposed
Florida 18 Claude Pepper Democratic 1962 Re-elected Claude Pepper (D) 60.5%
Ricardo Nunez (R) 39.5%
Florida 19 Dante Fascell Democratic 1954 Re-elected Dante Fascell (D) 64.3%
Bill Flanagan (R) 35.7%

Georgia[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Georgia 1 Lindsay Thomas Democratic 1982 Re-elected Lindsay Thomas (D) 81.6%
Erie Lee Downing (R) 18.4%
Georgia 2 Charles Floyd Hatcher Democratic 1980 Re-elected Charles Floyd Hatcher (D) Unopposed
Georgia 3 Richard Ray Democratic 1982 Re-elected Richard Ray (D) 81.4%
Mitch Cantu (R) 18.6%
Georgia 4 Elliott H. Levitas Democratic 1974 Lost re-election
Republican gain
Pat Swindall (R) 53.1%
Elliott H. Levitas (D) 46.9%
Georgia 5 Wyche Fowler Democratic 1977 Re-elected Wyche Fowler (D) Unopposed
Georgia 6 Newt Gingrich Republican 1978 Re-elected Newt Gingrich (R) 69.1%
Gerald L. Johnson (D) 30.9%
Georgia 7 George Darden Democratic 1983 Re-elected George Darden (D) 55.2%
Bill Bronson (R) 44.8%
Georgia 8 J. Roy Rowland Democratic 1982 Re-elected J. Roy Rowland (D) Unopposed
Georgia 9 Ed Jenkins Democratic 1976 Re-elected Ed Jenkins (D) 67.5%
Frank H. Cofer, Jr. (R) 32.5%
Georgia 10 Doug Barnard, Jr. Democratic 1976 Re-elected Doug Barnard, Jr. (D) Unopposed

Hawaii[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Hawaii 1 Cecil Heftel Democratic 1976 Re-elected Cecil Heftel (D) 82.7%
Will Beard (R) 14.8%
Christopher Winter (L) 2.4%
Hawaii 2 Daniel Akaka Democratic 1976 Re-elected Daniel Akaka (D) 82.2%
A. D. "Al" Shipley (R) 14.6%
Amelia Lew Fritts (L) 3.2%

Idaho[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Idaho 1 Larry Craig Republican 1980 Re-elected Larry Craig (R) 68.6%
Bill Heller (D) 31.4%
Idaho 2 George V. Hansen Republican 1974 Lost re-election
Democratic gain
Richard H. Stallings (D) 50.0%
George V. Hansen (R) 50.0%

Illinois[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Illinois 1 Charles Hayes Democratic 1983 Re-elected Charles Hayes (D) 95.6%
Eddie L. Warren (Socialist Workers) 4.4%
Illinois 2 Gus Savage Democratic 1980 Re-elected Gus Savage (D) 83.0%
Dale F. Harman (R) 17.0%
Illinois 3 Marty Russo Democratic 1974 Re-elected Marty Russo (D) 64.4%
Richard D. Murphy (R) 35.6%
Illinois 4 George M. O'Brien Republican 1972 Re-elected George M. O'Brien (R) 64.0%
Dennis E. Marlow (D) 36.0%
Illinois 5 Bill Lipinski Democratic 1982 Re-elected Bill Lipinski (D) 63.6%
John M. Paczkowski (R) 36.4%
Illinois 6 Henry Hyde Republican 1974 Re-elected Henry Hyde (R) 75.1%
Robert H. Renshaw (D) 24.9%
Illinois 7 Cardiss Collins Democratic 1973 Re-elected Cardiss Collins (D) 78.4%
James L. Bevel (R) 21.6%
Illinois 8 Dan Rostenkowski Democratic 1958 Re-elected Dan Rostenkowski (D) 71.3%
Spiro F. Georgeson (R) 28.7%
Illinois 9 Sidney R. Yates Democratic 1964 Re-elected Sidney R. Yates (D) 67.5%
Herbert Sohn (R) 32.5%
Illinois 10 John E. Porter Republican 1980 Re-elected John E. Porter (R) 72.6%
Ruth C. Braver (D) 27.4%
Illinois 11 Frank Annunzio Democratic 1964 Re-elected Frank Annunzio (D) 62.6%
Charles J. Theusch (R) 37.4%
Illinois 12 Phil Crane Republican 1969 Re-elected Phil Crane (R) 77.8%
Edward J. LaFlamme (D) 22.2%
Illinois 13 John N. Erlenborn Republican 1964 Retired
Republican hold
Harris W. Fawell (R) 67.0%
Michael J. Donohue (D) 33.0%
Illinois 14 Tom Corcoran Republican 1976 Retired to run for U. S. Senate
Republican hold
John E. Grotberg (R) 62.2%
Dan McGrath (D) 37.8%
Illinois 15 Edward Rell Madigan Republican 1972 Re-elected Edward Rell Madigan (R) 73.2%
John M. Hoffmann (D) 26.8%
Illinois 16 Lynn Morley Martin Republican 1980 Re-elected Lynn Morley Martin (R) 58.4%
Carl R. "Skip" Schwerdtfeger (D) 41.6%
Illinois 17 Lane Evans Democratic 1982 Re-elected Lane Evans (D) 56.7%
Kenneth G. McMillan (R) 43.3%
Illinois 18 Robert H. Michel Republican 1956 Re-elected Robert H. Michel (R) 61.1%
Gerald A. Bradley (D) 38.9%
Illinois 19 Dan Crane Republican 1978 Lost re-election
Democratic gain
Terry L. Bruce (D) 52.3%
Dan Crane (R) 47.7%
Illinois 20 Dick Durbin Democratic 1982 Re-elected Dick Durbin (D) 61.3%
Richard G. Austin (R) 38.7%
Illinois 21 Melvin Price Democratic 1944 Re-elected Melvin Price (D) 60.2%
Robert H. Gaffner (R) 39.8%
Illinois 22 Paul Simon Democratic 1974 Retired to run for U. S. Senate
Democratic hold
Kenneth J. Gray (D) 50.3%
Randy Patchett (R) 49.7%

Indiana[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Indiana 1 Katie Hall Democratic 1982 Lost renomination
Democratic hold
Pete Visclosky (D) 70.7%
Joseph P. Grenchik (R) 28.8%
James Elliott Willis (L) 0.5%
Indiana 2 Philip R. Sharp Democratic 1974 Re-elected Philip R. Sharp (D) 53.4%
Ken Mackenzie (R) 46.3%
Cecil Bohanon (L) 0.3%
Indiana 3 John P. Hiler Republican 1980 Re-elected John P. Hiler (R) 52.4%
Michael P. Barnes (D) 47.3%
Robert Allen Lutton (L) 0.3%
Indiana 4 Dan Coats Republican 1980 Re-elected Dan Coats (R) 60.8%
Michael H. Barnard (D) 38.5%
John B. Cameron, Jr. (American) 0.4%
Joseph F. Laiacona (L) 0.3%
Indiana 5 Elwood Hillis Republican 1970 Re-elected Elwood Hillis (R) 67.9%
Allen B. Maxwell (D) 31.5%
David E. Osterfeld (L) 0.6%
Indiana 6 Dan Burton Republican 1982 Re-elected Dan Burton (R) 72.7%
Howard O. Campbell (D) 26.8%
Linda Dilk (L) 0.5%
Indiana 7 John T. Myers Republican 1966 Re-elected John T. Myers (R) 67.3%
Arthur E. Smith (D) 31.5%
Barbara L. J. Bourland (L) 1.3%
Indiana 8 Frank McCloskey Democratic 1982 Re-elected Frank McCloskey (D) 49.8%
Richard D. McIntyre (R) 49.8%
Michael J. Fallahay (L) 0.3%
Indiana 9 Lee H. Hamilton Democratic 1964 Re-elected Lee H. Hamilton (D) 65.1%
Floyd Coates (R) 34.5%
Douglas S. Boggs (L) 0.3%
Indiana 10 Andrew Jacobs, Jr. Democratic 1974 Re-elected Andrew Jacobs, Jr. (D) 59.0%
Joseph P. Watkins (R) 40.6%
Bradford L. Warren (L) 0.4%

Iowa[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Iowa 1 Jim Leach Republican 1976 Re-elected Jim Leach (R) 66.8%
Kevin Ready (D) 33.2%
Iowa 2 Tom Tauke Republican 1978 Re-elected Tom Tauke (R) 63.9%
Joe Welsh (D) 36.1%
Iowa 3 T. Cooper Evans Republican 1980 Re-elected T. Cooper Evans (R) 60.7%
Joe Johnston (D) 39.3%
Iowa 4 Neal Smith Democratic 1958 Re-elected Neal Smith (D) 60.7%
Robert R. Lockard (R) 39.3%
Iowa 5 Tom Harkin Democratic 1974 Retired to run for U. S. Senate
Republican gain
Jim Ross Lightfoot (R) 50.8%
Jerry Fitzgerald (D) 49.2%
Iowa 6 Berkley Bedell Democratic 1974 Re-elected Berkley Bedell (D) 62.0%
Darrel Resink (R) 38.0%

Kansas[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Kansas 1 Pat Roberts Republican 1980 Re-elected Pat Roberts (R) 75.9%
Darrel T. Ringer (D) 23.3%
Clement N. Scoggin (L) 0.9%
Kansas 2 Jim Slattery Democratic 1982 Re-elected Jim Slattery (D) 60.0%
Jim Van Slyke (R) 39.1%
Kenneth C. Peterson (Proh) 0.9%
Kansas 3 Larry Winn Republican 1966 Retired
Republican hold
Jan Meyers (R) 54.8%
John E. Reardon (D) 39.9%
John S. Ralph, Jr. (L) 5.3%
Kansas 4 Dan Glickman Democratic 1976 Re-elected Dan Glickman (D) 74.4%
William V. Krause (R) 25.6%
Kansas 5 Bob Whittaker Republican 1978 Re-elected Bob Whittaker (R) 73.5%
John A. Barnes (D) 25.2%
Vearl A. Bacon (Proh) 1.2%

Kentucky[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Kentucky 1 Carroll Hubbard Democratic 1974 Re-elected Carroll Hubbard (D) Unopposed
Kentucky 2 William Huston Natcher Democratic 1953 Re-elected William Huston Natcher (D) 62.1%
Timothy A. Morrison (R) 37.9%
Kentucky 3 Romano L. Mazzoli Democratic 1970 Re-elected Romano L. Mazzoli (D) 67.7%
Suzanne M. Warner (R) 31.7%
Peggy Kreiner (Socialist Workers) 0.6%
Kentucky 4 Gene Snyder Republican 1966 Re-elected Gene Snyder (R) 53.7%
William Patrick Mulloy II (D) 46.3%
Kentucky 5 Hal Rogers Republican 1980 Re-elected Hal Rogers (R) 75.9%
Sherman Wilson McIntosh (D) 24.1%
Kentucky 6 Larry J. Hopkins Republican 1978 Re-elected Larry J. Hopkins (R) 71.4%
Jerry Hammond (D) 28.0%
Tom Suruda (L) 0.5%
Kentucky 7 Carl D. Perkins Democratic 1948 Died in office
Democratic hold
Carl C. Perkins (D) 73.7%
Aubrey Russell (R) 26.3%

Louisiana[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Louisiana 1 Bob Livingston Republican 1977 Re-elected Bob Livingston (R) Unopposed
Louisiana 2 Lindy Boggs Democratic 1973 Re-elected Lindy Boggs (D) Unopposed
Louisiana 3 Billy Tauzin Democratic 1980 Re-elected Billy Tauzin (D) Unopposed
Louisiana 4 Buddy Roemer Democratic 1980 Re-elected Buddy Roemer (D) Unopposed
Louisiana 5 Jerry Huckaby Democratic 1976 Re-elected Jerry Huckaby (D) Unopposed
Louisiana 6 Henson Moore Republican 1974 Re-elected Henson Moore (R) Unopposed
Louisiana 7 John Breaux Democratic 1972 Re-elected John Breaux (D) Unopposed
Louisiana 8 Gillis William Long Democratic 1972 Re-elected Gillis William Long (D) Unopposed

Maine[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Maine 1 John R. McKernan, Jr. Republican 1982 Re-elected John R. McKernan, Jr. (R) 63.5%
Barry J. Hobbins (D) 36.5%
Maine 2 Olympia Snowe Republican 1978 Re-elected Olympia Snowe (R) 75.7%
Chipman C. Bull (D) 22.6%
Kenneth E. Stoddard (Const) 1.7%

Maryland[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Maryland 1 Roy Dyson Democratic 1980 Re-elected Roy Dyson (D) 58.4%
Harlan C. Williams (R) 41.6%
Maryland 2 Clarence Long Democratic 1962 Lost re-election
Republican gain
Helen Delich Bentley (R) 51.4%
Clarence Long (D) 48.6%
Maryland 3 Barbara Mikulski Democratic 1976 Re-elected Barbara Mikulski (D) 68.2%
Ross Z. Pierpont (R) 30.5%
Lawrence K. Freeman (I) 1.3%
Maryland 4 Marjorie Holt Republican 1972 Re-elected Marjorie Holt (R) 66.2%
Howard M. Greenebaum (D) 33.8%
Maryland 5 Steny Hoyer Democratic 1981 Re-elected Steny Hoyer (D) 72.2%
John E. Ritchie (R) 27.8%
Maryland 6 Beverly Byron Democratic 1978 Re-elected Beverly Byron (D) 65.1%
Robin Ficker (R) 34.9%
Maryland 7 Parren Mitchell Democratic 1970 Re-elected Parren Mitchell (D) Unopposed
Maryland 8 Michael D. Barnes Democratic 1978 Re-elected Michael D. Barnes (D) 71.5%
Albert Ceccone (R) 27.8%
Samuel K. Grove (L) 0.7%

Massachusetts[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Massachusetts 1 Silvio Conte Republican 1958 Re-elected Silvio Conte (R) 72.9%
Mary L. Wentworth (D) 27.1%
Massachusetts 2 Edward Boland Democratic 1952 Re-elected Edward Boland (D) 68.7%
Thomas P. Swank (R) 31.3%
Massachusetts 3 Joseph D. Early Democratic 1974 Re-elected Joseph D. Early (D) 67.4%
Kenneth J. Redding (R) 32.6%
Massachusetts 4 Barney Frank Democratic 1980 Re-elected Barney Frank (D) 74.2%
Jim Forte (R) 25.8%
Massachusetts 5 James Shannon Democratic 1978 Retired to run for U. S. Senate
Democratic hold
Chester G. Atkins (D) 53.4%
Greg Hyatt (R) 46.6%
Massachusetts 6 Nicholas Mavroules Democratic 1978 Re-elected Nicholas Mavroules (D) 70.4%
Frederick S. Leber (R) 26.4%
Donald Batchelder (I) 3.2%
Massachusetts 7 Ed Markey Democratic 1976 Re-elected Ed Markey (D) 71.4%
S. Lester Ralph (R) 28.6%
Massachusetts 8 Tip O'Neill Democratic 1952 Re-elected Tip O'Neill (D) 91.9%
Laura Ross (C) 8.1%
Massachusetts 9 Joe Moakley Democratic 1972 Re-elected Joe Moakley (D) Unopposed
Massachusetts 10 Gerry E. Studds Democratic 1972 Re-elected Gerry E. Studds (D) 55.7%
Lewis Crampton (R) 44.3%
Massachusetts 11 Brian J. Donnelly Democratic 1978 Re-elected Brian J. Donnelly (D) Unopposed

Michigan[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Michigan 1 John Conyers Democratic 1964 Re-elected John Conyers (D) 89.4%
Edward J. Mack (R) 10.2%
Andrew Pulley (Socialist Workers) 0.4%
Michigan 2 Carl Pursell Republican 1976 Re-elected Carl Pursell (R) 68.6%
Mike McCauley (D) 30.4%
Greg Severance (I) 0.5%
James Lewis Hudler (L) 0.5%
Michigan 3 Howard Wolpe Democratic 1978 Re-elected Howard Wolpe (D) 52.9%
Jackie McGregor (R) 47.1%
Michigan 4 Mark D. Siljander Republican 1981 Re-elected Mark D. Siljander (R) 66.9%
Charles S. Rodebaugh (D) 33.1%
Michigan 5 Harold S. Sawyer Republican 1976 Retired
Republican hold
Paul B. Henry (R) 61.8%
Gary J. McInerney (D) 37.6%
Richard Whitelock (L) 0.6%
Michigan 6 Milton Robert Carr Democratic 1982 Re-elected Milton Robert Carr (D) 52.4%
Tom Ritter (R) 46.7%
Russell Severance (I) 0.5%
James E. Hurrell (L) 0.4%
Michigan 7 Dale E. Kildee Democratic 1976 Re-elected Dale E. Kildee (D) 93.2%
Samuel Johnson, Jr. (I) 6.8%
Michigan 8 J. Bob Traxler Democratic 1974 Re-elected J. Bob Traxler (D) 64.4%
John Heussner (R) 35.6%
Michigan 9 Guy Vander Jagt Republican 1966 Re-elected Guy Vander Jagt (R) 70.9%
John Michael Senger (D) 28.8%
Nicholas Hamilton (L) 0.3%
Michigan 10 Donald J. Albosta Democratic 1978 Lost re-election
Republican gain
Bill Schuette (R) 50.1%
Donald J. Albosta (D) 49.4%
George Leef (L) 0.5%
Michigan 11 Robert William Davis Republican 1978 Re-elected Robert William Davis (R) 58.6%
Tom Stewart (D) 41.4%
Michigan 12 David E. Bonior Democratic 1976 Re-elected David E. Bonior (D) 58.3%
Eugene J. Tyza (R) 40.9%
Keith P. Edwards (L) 0.7%
Michigan 13 George W. Crockett, Jr. Democratic 1980 Re-elected George W. Crockett, Jr. (D) 86.6%
Robert Murphy (R) 13.4%
Michigan 14 Dennis M. Hertel Democratic 1980 Re-elected Dennis M. Hertel (D) 59.1%
John Lauve (R) 40.3%
Virginia L. Cropsey (L) 0.6%
Michigan 15 William D. Ford Democratic 1964 Re-elected William D. Ford (D) 59.9%
Gerald R. Carlson (R) 40.1%
Michigan 16 John D. Dingell, Jr. Democratic 1955 Re-elected John D. Dingell, Jr. (D) 63.7%
Frank Grzywacki (R) 35.7%
Donald Kostyu (L) 0.5%
Michigan 17 Sander M. Levin Democratic 1982 Re-elected Sander M. Levin (D) Unopposed
Michigan 18 William Broomfield Republican 1956 Re-elected William Broomfield (R) 79.4%
Vivian H. Smargon (D) 19.7%
Timothy O'Brien (L) 0.9%

Minnesota[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Minnesota 1 Tim Penny Democratic 1982 Re-elected Tim Penny (DFL) 57.0%
Keith Spicer (R) 43.0%
Minnesota 2 Vin Weber Republican 1980 Re-elected Vin Weber (R) 63.1%
Todd Lundquist (DFL) 36.9%
Minnesota 3 Bill Frenzel Republican 1970 Re-elected Bill Frenzel (R) 73.2%
Dave Peterson (DFL) 26.8%
Minnesota 4 Bruce Vento Democratic 1976 Re-elected Bruce Vento (DFL) 73.5%
Mary Jane Rachner (R) 25.2%
Peter Brandli (Socialist Workers) 1.3%
Minnesota 5 Martin Olav Sabo Democratic 1978 Re-elected Martin Olav Sabo (DFL) 70.1%
Richard D. Weiblen (R) 26.6%
Kathryn Anderson (Citizens) 3.3%
Minnesota 6 Gerry Sikorski Democratic 1982 Re-elected Gerry Sikorski (DFL) 60.5%
Patrick Trueman (R) 39.5%
Minnesota 7 Arlan Stangeland Republican 1977 Re-elected Arlan Stangeland (R) 57.0%
Collin C. Peterson (DFL) 43.0%
Minnesota 8 Jim Oberstar Democratic 1974 Re-elected Jim Oberstar (DFL) 67.2%
Dave Rued (R) 32.1%
David Salner (Socialist Workers) 0.6%

Mississippi[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Mississippi 1 Jamie L. Whitten Democratic 1941 Re-elected Jamie L. Whitten (D) 88.4%
John Hargett (I) 11.6%
Mississippi 2 Webb Franklin Republican 1982 Re-elected Webb Franklin (R) 50.6%
Robert G. Clark (D) 48.9%
Hardy Caraway (I) 0.5%
Mississippi 3 Gillespie V. Montgomery Democratic 1966 Re-elected Gillespie V. Montgomery (D) Unopposed
Mississippi 4 Wayne Dowdy Democratic 1981 Re-elected Wayne Dowdy (D) 55.3%
David Armstrong (R) 44.7%
Mississippi 5 Trent Lott Republican 1972 Re-elected Trent Lott (R) 84.7%
Arlon Coate (D) 15.3%

Missouri[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Missouri 1 Bill Clay Democratic 1968 Re-elected Bill Clay (D) 68.3%
Eric Rathbone (R) 31.7%
Missouri 2 Robert A. Young Democratic 1976 Re-elected Robert A. Young (D) 51.8%
John Buechner (R) 47.5%
Chad D. Colopy (L) 0.7%
Missouri 3 Dick Gephardt Democratic 1976 Re-elected Dick Gephardt (D) Unopposed
Missouri 4 Ike Skelton Democratic 1976 Re-elected Ike Skelton (D) 66.9%
Carl D. Russell (R) 33.1%
Missouri 5 Alan Wheat Democratic 1982 Re-elected Alan Wheat (D) 66.0%
Jim Kenworthy (R) 31.8%
Mike Roberts (L) 2.2%
Missouri 6 Earl Thomas Coleman Republican 1976 Re-elected Earl Thomas Coleman (R) 64.8%
Kenneth C. Hensley (D) 35.2%
Missouri 7 Gene Taylor Republican 1972 Re-elected Gene Taylor (R) 69.6%
Ken Young (D) 30.4%
Missouri 8 Bill Emerson Republican 1980 Re-elected Bill Emerson (R) 65.4%
Bill Blue (D) 34.6%
Missouri 9 Harold Volkmer Democratic 1976 Re-elected Harold Volkmer (D) 52.9%
Carrie Francke (R) 47.1%

Montana[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Montana 1 John Patrick Williams Democratic 1978 Re-elected John Patrick Williams (D) 65.6%
Gary K. Carlson (R) 31.9%
Royer G. Warren (L) 2.4%
Montana 2 Ron Marlenee Republican 1976 Re-elected Ron Marlenee (R) 65.9%
Chet Blaylock (D) 34.1%

Nebraska[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Nebraska 1 Doug Bereuter Republican 1978 Re-elected Doug Bereuter (R) 74.1%
Monica Bauer (D) 25.9%
Nebraska 2 Hal Daub Republican 1980 Re-elected Hal Daub (R) 65.0%
Thomas F. Cavanaugh (D) 35.0%
Nebraska 3 Virginia D. Smith Republican 1974 Re-elected Virginia D. Smith (R) 83.3%
Tom Vickers (D) 16.7%

Nevada[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Nevada 1 Harry Reid Democratic 1982 Re-elected Harry Reid (D) 56.1%
Peggy Cavnar (R) 42.4%
Joe Morris (L) 1.4%
Nevada 2 Barbara Vucanovich Republican 1982 Re-elected Barbara Vucanovich (R) 71.2%
Andrew Barbano (D) 25.8%
Dan Becan (L) 3.0%

New Hampshire[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
New Hampshire 1 Norman D'Amours Democratic 1974 Retired to run for U. S. Senate
Republican gain
Robert C. Smith (R) 58.6%
Dudley Dudley (D) 40.3%
John G. H. Muelke, Jr. (I) 0.8%
Arne R. Erickson (L) 0.3%
New Hampshire 2 Judd Gregg Republican 1980 Re-elected Judd Gregg (R) 76.2%
Larry Converse (D) 23.2%
Alan S. Groupe (L) 0.6%

New Jersey[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
New Jersey 1 James J. Florio Democratic 1974 Re-elected James J. Florio (D) 71.9%
Frederick A. Busch, Jr. (R) 27.8%
Jerry Zeldin (L) 0.4%
New Jersey 2 William J. Hughes Democratic 1974 Re-elected William J. Hughes (D) 63.2%
Raymond G. Massie (R) 36.8%
New Jersey 3 James J. Howard Democratic 1964 Re-elected James J. Howard (D) 53.3%
Brian T. Kennedy (R) 45.8%
Frank Kurshinski, Jr. (Christian) 0.5%
Lawrence D. Erickson (Citizens) 0.4%
New Jersey 4 Christopher H. Smith Republican 1980 Re-elected Christopher H. Smith (R) 61.3%
James C. Hedden (D) 38.7%
New Jersey 5 Marge Roukema Republican 1980 Re-elected Marge Roukema (R) 71.2%
Rose Brunetto (D) 28.8%
New Jersey 6 Bernard J. Dwyer Democratic 1980 Re-elected Bernard J. Dwyer (D) 55.9%
Dennis Adams (R) 42.8%
Stephen Friedlander (L) 1.3%
New Jersey 7 Matthew John Rinaldo Republican 1972 Re-elected Matthew John Rinaldo (R) 74.2%
John F. Feeley (D) 25.4%
Paul Nelson (L) 0.4%
New Jersey 8 Robert A. Roe Democratic 1970 Re-elected Robert A. Roe (D) 62.7%
Marguerite A. Page (R) 36.9%
Daniel A. Maiullo, Jr. (L) 0.3%
New Jersey 9 Robert Torricelli Democratic 1982 Re-elected Robert Torricelli (D) 62.6%
Neil Romano (R) 37.4%
New Jersey 10 Peter W. Rodino, Jr. Democratic 1948 Re-elected Peter W. Rodino, Jr. (D) 83.7%
Howard E. Berkeley (R) 16.3%
New Jersey 11 Joseph G. Minish Democratic 1962 Lost re-election
Republican gain
Dean Gallo (R) 55.8%
Joseph G. Minish (D) 44.2%
New Jersey 12 James A. Courter Republican 1978 Re-elected James A. Courter (R) 65.0%
Peter Bearse (D) 34.3%
Joseph R. Kerr, III (L) 0.7%
New Jersey 13 Edwin B. Forsythe Republican 1970 Died in office
Republican hold
Jim Saxton (R) 60.7%
James B. Smith (D) 38.4%
Donald L. Smith (Const) 0.7%
Bernardo S. Doganiero (Soc-Lab) 0.2%
New Jersey 14 Frank Joseph Guarini Democratic 1978 Re-elected Frank Joseph Guarini (D) 65.7%
Edward T. Magee (R) 33.3%
Herbert H. Shaw (I) 1.0%

New Mexico[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
New Mexico 1 Manuel Lujan, Jr. Republican 1968 Re-elected Manuel Lujan, Jr. (R) 64.9%
Charles Ted Asbury (D) 34.0%
Stephen P. Curtis (L) 1.1%
New Mexico 2 Joe Skeen Republican 1980 Re-elected Joe Skeen (R) 74.3%
Peter R. York (D) 25.7%
New Mexico 3 Bill Richardson Democratic 1982 Re-elected Bill Richardson (D) 60.8%
Louis H. Gallegos (R) 37.7%
Shirley Machocky Jones (L) 1.4%

New York[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
New York 1 William Carney Republican 1978 Re-elected William Carney (R) 53.1%
George J. Hochbrueckner (D) 46.9%
New York 2 Thomas J. Downey Democratic 1974 Re-elected Thomas J. Downey (D) 54.7%
Paul Aniboli (R) 45.3%
New York 3 Robert J. Mrazek Democratic 1982 Re-elected Robert J. Mrazek (D) 51.0%
Robert P. Quinn (R) 47.9%
Elizabeth E. Capazzi (Right to Life) 1.1%
New York 4 Norman F. Lent Republican 1970 Re-elected Norman F. Lent (R) 68.9%
Sheldon Engelhard (D) 29.2%
John J. Dunkle (Right to Life) 1.8%
New York 5 Raymond J. McGrath Republican 1980 Re-elected Raymond J. McGrath (R) 62.4%
Michael D'Innocenzo (D) 35.3%
Paul F. Callahan (Right to Life) 1.6%
Jack Olchin (L) 0.7%
New York 6 Joseph P. Addabbo Democratic 1960 Re-elected Joseph P. Addabbo (D) 82.7%
Philip J. Veltre (R) 17.3%
New York 7 Gary L. Ackerman Democratic 1983 Re-elected Gary L. Ackerman (D) 69.3%
Gustave A. Reifenkugel (R) 30.7%
New York 8 James H. Scheuer Democratic 1974 Re-elected James H. Scheuer (D) 62.8%
Robert L. Brandofino (R) 37.2%
New York 9 Geraldine Ferraro Democratic 1978 Retired to run for Vice President
Democratic hold
Thomas J. Manton (D) 52.8%
Serphin R. Maltese (R) 47.2%
New York 10 Chuck Schumer Democratic 1980 Re-elected Chuck Schumer (D) 72.4%
John H. Fox (R) 26.3%
Alfred F. Donohue, Jr. (Right to Life) 1.3%
New York 11 Edolphus Towns Democratic 1982 Re-elected Edolphus Towns (D) 85.2%
Nathaniel Hendricks (R) 13.1%
Alfred Hamel (Con) 1.6%
New York 12 Major Owens Democratic 1982 Re-elected Major Owens (D) 90.5%
Joseph N. Caesar (R) 9.5%
New York 13 Stephen J. Solarz Democratic 1974 Re-elected Stephen J. Solarz (D) 65.9%
Lew Y. Levin (R) 34.1%
New York 14 Guy V. Molinari Republican 1980 Re-elected Guy V. Molinari (R) 70.2%
Kevin L. Sheehy (D) 29.8%
New York 15 S. William Green Republican 1978 Re-elected S. William Green (R) 56.1%
Andrew J. Stein (D) 43.9%
New York 16 Charles B. Rangel Democratic 1970 Re-elected Charles B. Rangel (D) 97.0%
Michael T. Berns (Con) 2.1%
Nan Bailey (Socialist Workers) 0.9%
New York 17 Theodore S. Weiss Democratic 1976 Re-elected Theodore S. Weiss (D) 81.5%
Kenneth Katzman (R) 16.7%
Leonard Steinman (Con) 1.8%
New York 18 Robert Garcia Democratic 1978 Re-elected Robert Garcia (D) 89.2%
Curtis Johnson (R) 9.3%
John W. Farrell (Con) 1.5%
New York 19 Mario Biaggi Democratic 1968 Re-elected Mario Biaggi (D) 94.8%
Alice Farrell (Con) 5.2%
New York 20 Richard Ottinger Democratic 1974 Retired
Republican gain
Joseph J. DioGuardi (R) 50.1%
Oren J. Teicher (D) 48.2%
Florence T. O'Grady (Right to Life) 1.7%
New York 21 Hamilton Fish IV Republican 1968 Re-elected Hamilton Fish IV (R) 78.3%
Lawrence W. Grunberger (D) 21.7%
New York 22 Benjamin A. Gilman Republican 1972 Re-elected Benjamin A. Gilman (R) 68.5%
Bruce M. Levine (D) 27.5%
Robert De Maggio (Right to Life) 3.9%
New York 23 Samuel S. Stratton Democratic 1958 Re-elected Samuel S. Stratton (D) 77.8%
Frank Wicks (R) 21.9%
Richard Ariza (Socialist Workers) 0.3%
New York 24 Gerald B. H. Solomon Republican 1978 Re-elected Gerald B. H. Solomon (R) 73.2%
Edward James Bloch (D) 26.8%
New York 25 Sherwood Boehlert Republican 1982 Re-elected Sherwood Boehlert (R) 72.8%
James J. Ball (D) 27.2%
New York 26 David O'Brien Martin Republican 1980 Re-elected David O'Brien Martin (R) 70.6%
Bernard J. Lammers (D) 29.4%
New York 27 George C. Wortley Republican 1980 Re-elected George C. Wortley (R) 56.6%
Thomas C. Buckel, Jr. (D) 43.4%
New York 28 Matthew F. McHugh Democratic 1974 Re-elected Matthew F. McHugh (D) 56.6%
Constance E. Cook (R) 41.4%
Mark Masterson (Right to Life) 2.0%
New York 29 Frank Horton Republican 1962 Re-elected Frank Horton (R) 69.6%
James R. Toole (D) 24.3%
James L. Hale (Con) 4.0%
Donald M. Peters (Right to Life) 2.0%
New York 30 Barber Conable Republican 1964 Retired
Republican hold
Fred J. Eckert (R) 54.4%
W. Douglas Call (D) 45.4%
Erskine Nero (Workers) 0.2%
New York 31 Jack Kemp Republican 1970 Re-elected Jack Kemp (R) 75.0%
Peter J. Martinelli (D) 25.0%
New York 32 John J. LaFalce Democratic 1974 Re-elected John J. LaFalce (D) 69.4%
Anthony J. Murty (R) 30.6%
New York 33 Henry J. Nowak Democratic 1974 Re-elected Henry J. Nowak (D) 77.6%
David S. Lewandowski (R) 22.4%
New York 34 Stan Lundine Democratic 1976 Re-elected Stan Lundine (D) 54.2%
Jill Houghton Emery (R) 44.5%
Carol L. Fisher (Right to Life) 1.3%

North Carolina[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
North Carolina 1 Walter B. Jones, Sr. Democratic 1966 Re-elected Walter B. Jones, Sr. (D) 67.1%
Herbert W. Lee (R) 32.9%
North Carolina 2 Tim Valentine Democratic 1982 Re-elected Tim Valentine (D) 67.7%
Frank H. Hill (R) 32.3%
North Carolina 3 Charles Orville Whitley Democratic 1976 Re-elected Charles Orville Whitley (D) 64.1%
Danny G. Moody (R) 35.9%
North Carolina 4 Ike Franklin Andrews Democratic 1972 Lost re-election
Republican gain
Bill Cobey (R) 50.6%
Ike Franklin Andrews (D) 49.4%
North Carolina 5 Stephen L. Neal Democratic 1974 Re-elected Stephen L. Neal (D) 50.7%
Stuart Epperson (R) 49.3%
North Carolina 6 Charles Robin Britt Democratic 1982 Lost re-election
Republican gain
Howard Coble (R) 50.6%
Charles Robin Britt (D) 49.3%
Meryl Lynn Farber (Socialist Workers) 0.1%
North Carolina 7 Charlie Rose Democratic 1972 Re-elected Charlie Rose (D) 59.2%
S. Thomas Rhodes (R) 40.8%
North Carolina 8 Bill Hefner Democratic 1974 Re-elected Bill Hefner (D) 50.9%
Harris D. Blake (R) 49.1%
North Carolina 9 James G. Martin Republican 1972 Retired to run for Governor
Republican hold
Alex McMillan (R) 50.1%
D. G. Martin (D) 49.9%
North Carolina 10 James T. Broyhill Republican 1962 Re-elected James T. Broyhill (R) 73.4%
Ted A. Poovey (D) 26.6%
North Carolina 11 James McClure Clarke Democratic 1982 Lost re-election
Republican gain
Bill Hendon (R) 51.0%
James McClure Clarke (D) 49.0%

North Dakota[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
North Dakota At-large Byron Dorgan Democratic 1980 Re-elected Byron Dorgan (D) 78.7%
Lois Ivers Altenburg (R) 21.3%

Ohio[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Ohio 1 Tom Luken Democratic 1976 Re-elected Tom Luken (D) 55.1%
Norman A. Murdock (R) 40.3%
Others 4.6%
Ohio 2 Bill Gradison Republican 1974 Re-elected Bill Gradison (R) 68.6%
Thomas J. Porter (D) 31.4%
Ohio 3 Tony P. Hall Democratic 1978 Re-elected Tony P. Hall (D) Unopposed
Ohio 4 Mike Oxley Republican 1972 Re-elected Mike Oxley (R) 77.5%
William O. Sutton (D) 22.5%
Ohio 5 Del Latta Republican 1958 Re-elected Del Latta (R) 62.7%
James R. Sherck (D) 37.3%
Ohio 6 Bob McEwen Republican 1980 Re-elected Bob McEwen (R) 74.0%
Bob Smith (D) 26.0%
Ohio 7 Mike DeWine Republican 1982 Re-elected Mike DeWine (R) 76.7%
Donald E. Scott (D) 21.1%
Others 2.3%
Ohio 8 Tom Kindness Republican 1974 Re-elected Tom Kindness (R) 76.9%
John T. Francis (D) 23.1%
Ohio 9 Marcy Kaptur Democratic 1982 Re-elected Marcy Kaptur (D) 54.9%
Frank Venner (R) 43.4%
Others 1.7%
Ohio 10 Clarence E. Miller Republican 1966 Re-elected Clarence E. Miller (R) 73.0%
John M. Buchanan (D) 27.0%
Ohio 11 Dennis E. Eckart Democratic 1980 Re-elected Dennis E. Eckart (D) 66.8%
Dean Beagle (R) 33.2%
Ohio 12 John Kasich Republican 1982 Re-elected John Kasich (R) 69.5%
Richard S. Sloan (D) 30.5%
Ohio 13 Don Pease Democratic 1976 Re-elected Don Pease (D) 66.4%
William G. Schaffner (R) 30.0%
Others 3.6%
Ohio 14 John F. Seiberling Democratic 1970 Re-elected John F. Seiberling (D) 71.4%
Jean E. Bender (R) 28.6%
Ohio 15 Chalmers P. Wylie Republican 1966 Re-elected Chalmers P. Wylie (R) 71.6%
Duane Jager (D) 28.4%
Ohio 16 Ralph Regula Republican 1972 Re-elected Ralph Regula (R) 72.4%
James Gwin (D) 27.6%
Ohio 17 Lyle Williams Republican 1978 Lost re-election
Democratic gain
Jim Traficant (D) 53.3%
Lyle Williams (R) 45.7%
Others 1.0%
Ohio 18 Douglas Applegate Democratic 1976 Re-elected Douglas Applegate (D) 75.9%
Kenneth P. Burt, Jr. (R) 24.1%
Ohio 19 Ed Feighan Democratic 1982 Re-elected Ed Feighan (D) 55.2%
Matthew J. Hatchadorian (R) 42.7%
Others 2.1%
Ohio 20 Mary Rose Oakar Democratic 1976 Re-elected Mary Rose Oakar (D) Unopposed
Ohio 21 Louis Stokes Democratic 1968 Re-elected Louis Stokes (D) 82.4%
Robert L. Woodall (R) 14.7%
Others 2.9%

Oklahoma[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Oklahoma 1 James Robert Jones Democratic 1972 Re-elected James Robert Jones (D) 52.2%
Frank Keating (R) 47.3%
D. Lynn Neal (L) 0.5%
Oklahoma 2 Mike Synar Democratic 1978 Re-elected Mike Synar (D) 74.1%
Gary K. Rice (R) 25.9%
Oklahoma 3 Wes Watkins Democratic 1976 Re-elected Wes Watkins (D) 77.8%
Patrick K. Miller (R) 22.2%
Oklahoma 4 Dave McCurdy Democratic 1980 Re-elected Dave McCurdy (D) 63.6%
Jerry Smith (R) 35.4%
Gordon E. Mobley (L) 1.0%
Oklahoma 5 Mickey Edwards Republican 1976 Re-elected Mickey Edwards (R) 75.6%
Allen Greeson (D) 21.9%
D. Frank Robinson (L) 2.5%
Oklahoma 6 Glenn English Democratic 1974 Re-elected Glenn English (D) 58.9%
Craig Dodd (R) 41.1%

Oregon[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Oregon 1 Les AuCoin Democratic 1974 Re-elected Les AuCoin (D) 53.1%
Bill Moshofsky (R) 46.9%
Oregon 2 Robert Freeman Smith Republican 1982 Re-elected Robert Freeman Smith (R) 57.0%
Larryann Willis (D) 43.0%
Oregon 3 Ron Wyden Democratic 1980 Re-elected Ron Wyden (D) 72.3%
Drew Davis (R) 27.7%
Oregon 4 Jim Weaver Democratic 1974 Re-elected Jim Weaver (D) 58.2%
Bruce Long (R) 41.8%
Oregon 5 Denny Smith Republican 1980 Re-elected Denny Smith (R) 54.5%
Ruth McFarland (D) 45.5%

Pennsylvania[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Pennsylvania 1 Thomas M. Foglietta Democratic 1980 Re-elected Thomas M. Foglietta (D) 74.9%
Carmine Di Biase (R) 25.1%
Pennsylvania 2 William H. Gray Democratic 1978 Re-elected William H. Gray (D) 91.0%
Ronald J. Sharper (R) 8.3%
Katherine L. Karlin (Socialist Workers) 0.7%
Pennsylvania 3 Robert A. Borski, Jr. Democratic 1982 Re-elected Robert A. Borski, Jr. (D) 63.9%
Flora L. Becker (R) 35.7%
John J. Hughes (I) 0.3%
Pennsylvania 4 Joseph P. Kolter Democratic 1982 Re-elected Joseph P. Kolter (D) 56.8%
Jim Kunder (R) 43.2%
Pennsylvania 5 Richard T. Schulze Republican 1974 Re-elected Richard T. Schulze (R) 72.6%
Louis J. Fanti (D) 27.4%
Pennsylvania 6 Gus Yatron Democratic 1968 Re-elected Gus Yatron (D) Unopposed
Pennsylvania 7 Robert W. Edgar Democratic 1974 Re-elected Robert W. Edgar (D) 50.1%
Curt Weldon (R) 49.9%
Pennsylvania 8 Peter H. Kostmayer Democratic 1982 Re-elected Peter H. Kostmayer (D) 50.9%
David A. Christian (R) 49.1%
Pennsylvania 9 Bud Shuster Republican 1972 Re-elected Bud Shuster (R) 66.5%
Nancy Kulp (D) 33.5%
Pennsylvania 10 Joseph M. McDade Republican 1962 Re-elected Joseph M. McDade (R) 77.1%
Gene Basalyga (D) 22.9%
Pennsylvania 11 Frank G. Harrison Democratic 1982 Lost renomination
Democratic hold
Paul E. Kanjorski (D) 58.6%
Robert P. Hudock (R) 41.4%
Pennsylvania 12 John Murtha Democratic 1974 Re-elected John Murtha (D) 69.1%
Thomas J. Fullard III (R) 29.5%
Joseph E. Krill (I) 1.4%
Pennsylvania 13 R. Lawrence Coughlin Republican 1968 Re-elected R. Lawrence Coughlin (R) 56.1%
Joseph M. Hoeffel (D) 43.9%
Pennsylvania 14 William J. Coyne Democratic 1980 Re-elected William J. Coyne (D) 76.6%
John Robert Clark (R) 19.9%
Richard Edward Caliguri (L) 3.1%
Alfred Duncan, Jr. (Socialist Workers) 0.3%
Pennsylvania 15 Donald L. Ritter Republican 1978 Re-elected Donald L. Ritter (R) 58.1%
Jane Wells-Schooley (D) 41.9%
Pennsylvania 16 Robert Smith Walker Republican 1976 Re-elected Robert Smith Walker (R) 77.8%
Martin L. Bard (D) 22.2%
Pennsylvania 17 George Gekas Republican 1982 Re-elected George Gekas (R) 72.6%
Stephen A. Anderson (D) 27.4%
Pennsylvania 18 Doug Walgren Democratic 1976 Re-elected Doug Walgren (D) 62.7%
John G. Maxwell (R) 36.7%
Daniel M. Mulholland, III (L) 0.6%
Pennsylvania 19 William F. Goodling Republican 1974 Re-elected William F. Goodling (R) 75.6%
John Rarig (D) 23.6%
Gary M. Shoemaker (L) 0.8%
Pennsylvania 20 Joseph M. Gaydos Democratic 1968 Re-elected Joseph M. Gaydos (D) 76.0%
Daniel Lloyd (R) 24.0%
Pennsylvania 21 Tom Ridge Republican 1982 Re-elected Tom Ridge (R) 65.4%
James A. Young (D) 34.1%
Edward J. Hammer (I) 0.4%
Pennsylvania 22 Austin Murphy Democratic 1976 Re-elected Austin Murphy (D) 79.0%
Nancy S. Pryor (R) 20.4%
Clare M. Fraenzl (Socialist Workers) 0.6%
Pennsylvania 23 William F. Clinger, Jr. Republican 1978 Re-elected William F. Clinger, Jr. (R) 51.6%
Bill Wachob (D) 48.4%

Rhode Island[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Rhode Island 1 Fernand St. Germain Democratic 1960 Re-elected Fernand St. Germain (D) 68.5%
Alfred R. Rego, Jr. (R) 31.5%
Rhode Island 2 Claudine Schneider Republican 1980 Re-elected Claudine Schneider (R) 67.6%
Richard Sinapi (D) 32.4%

South Carolina[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
South Carolina 1 Thomas F. Hartnett Republican 1980 Re-elected Thomas F. Hartnett (R) 61.7%
Ed Pendarvis (D) 38.3%
South Carolina 2 Floyd Spence Republican 1970 Re-elected Floyd Spence (R) 62.1%
Ken Mosely (D) 36.7%
Cynthia E. Sullivan (L) 1.2%
South Carolina 3 Butler Derrick Democratic 1974 Re-elected Butler Derrick (D) 58.4%
Clarence E. Taylor (R) 40.6%
Robert Madden (L) 1.0%
South Carolina 4 Carroll A. Campbell, Jr. Republican 1978 Re-elected Carroll A. Campbell, Jr. (R) 63.9%
Jeff Smith (D) 35.2%
William Ray Pike (L) 0.9%
South Carolina 5 John M. Spratt, Jr. Democratic 1982 Re-elected John M. Spratt, Jr. (D) 91.8%
Dick Winchester (R) 4.3%
Linda Blevins (L) 3.9%
South Carolina 6 Robin Tallon Democratic 1982 Re-elected Robin Tallon (D) 59.9%
Lois Eargle (R) 38.8%
Hugh Thompson (L) 1.3%

South Dakota[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
South Dakota At-large Tom Daschle Democratic 1978 Re-elected Tom Daschle (D) 57.4%
Dale Bell (R) 42.6%

Tennessee[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Tennessee 1 Jimmy Quillen Republican 1962 Re-elected Jimmy Quillen (R) Unopposed
Tennessee 2 John Duncan, Sr. Republican 1964 Re-elected John Duncan, Sr. (R) 77.3%
John F. Bowen (D) 22.7%
Tennessee 3 Marilyn Lloyd Democratic 1974 Re-elected Marilyn Lloyd (D) 52.4%
John Davis (R) 47.6%
Tennessee 4 Jim Cooper Democratic 1982 Re-elected Jim Cooper (D) 75.2%
James Beau Seigneur (R) 24.8%
Tennessee 5 Bill Boner Democratic 1978 Re-elected Bill Boner (D) Unopposed
Tennessee 6 Al Gore Democratic 1976 Retired to run for U. S. Senate
Democratic hold
Bart Gordon (D) 62.8%
Joe Simpkins (R) 37.2%
Tennessee 7 Don Sundquist Republican 1982 Re-elected Don Sundquist (R) Unopposed
Tennessee 8 Ed Jones Democratic 1969 Re-elected Ed Jones (D) Unopposed
Tennessee 9 Harold Ford, Sr. Democratic 1974 Re-elected Harold Ford, Sr. (D) 71.5%
William Bryan Thompson, Jr. (R) 28.5%

Texas[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Texas 1 Sam B. Hall Democratic 1976 Re-elected Sam B. Hall (D) Unopposed
Texas 2 Charles Wilson Democratic 1972 Re-elected Charles Wilson (D) 59.3%
Louis Dugas, Jr. (R) 40.7%
Texas 3 Steve Bartlett Republican 1982 Re-elected Steve Bartlett (R) 83.0%
Jim Westbrook (D) 17.0%
Texas 4 Ralph Hall Democratic 1980 Re-elected Ralph Hall (D) 58.0%
Thomas Blow (R) 42.0%
Texas 5 John Wiley Bryant Democratic 1982 Re-elected John Wiley Bryant (D) Unopposed
Texas 6 Phil Gramm Republican 1978 Retired to run for U. S. Senate
Republican hold
Joe Barton (R) 56.6%
Dan Kubiak (D) 43.4%
Texas 7 William Reynolds Archer, Jr. Republican 1970 Re-elected William Reynolds Archer, Jr. (R) 86.7%
Billy Willibey (D) 13.3%
Texas 8 Jack Fields Republican 1980 Re-elected Jack Fields (R) 64.6%
Don Buford (D) 35.4%
Texas 9 Jack Brooks Democratic 1952 Re-elected Jack Brooks (D) 58.8%
Jim Mahan (R) 41.2%
Texas 10 J. J. Pickle Democratic 1963 Re-elected J. J. Pickle (D) Unopposed
Texas 11 Marvin Leath Democratic 1978 Re-elected Marvin Leath (D) Unopposed
Texas 12 Jim Wright Democratic 1954 Re-elected Jim Wright (D) Unopposed
Texas 13 Jack Hightower Democratic 1974 Lost re-election
Republican gain
Beau Boulter (R) 53.0%
Jack Hightower (D) 47.0%
Texas 14 William Neff Patman Democratic 1980 Lost re-election
Republican gain
Mac Sweeney (R) 51.3%
William Neff Patman (D) 48.7%
Texas 15 Kika de la Garza Democratic 1964 Re-elected Kika de la Garza (D) Unopposed
Texas 16 Ronald D. Coleman Democratic 1982 Re-elected Ronald D. Coleman (D) 57.4%
Jack Hammond (R) 42.6%
Texas 17 Charles Stenholm Democratic 1978 Re-elected Charles Stenholm (D) Unopposed
Texas 18 Mickey Leland Democratic 1978 Re-elected Mickey Leland (D) 78.8%
Glen E. Beaman (R) 19.0%
Jose Alvarado (I) 2.2%
Texas 19 Kent Hance Democratic 1978 Retired to run for U. S. Senate
Republican gain
Larry Combest (R) 58.1%
Don R. Richards (D) 41.9%
Texas 20 Henry B. Gonzalez Democratic 1961 Re-elected Henry B. Gonzalez (D) Unopposed
Texas 21 Tom Loeffler Republican 1978 Re-elected Tom Loeffler (R) 80.6%
Joe Sullivan (D) 19.4%
Texas 22 Ron Paul Republican 1978 Retired to run for U. S. Senate
Republican hold
Tom DeLay (R) 65.3%
Doug Williams (R) 34.7%
Texas 23 Abraham Kazen, Jr. Democratic 1966 Lost renomination
Democratic hold
Albert Bustamante (D) Unopposed
Texas 24 Martin Frost Democratic 1978 Re-elected Martin Frost (D) 59.5%
Bob Burk (R) 40.5%
Texas 25 Michael A. Andrews Democratic 1982 Re-elected Michael A. Andrews (D) 64.0%
Jerry Patterson (R) 36.0%
Texas 26 Tom Vandergriff Democratic 1982 Lost re-election
Republican gain
Dick Armey (R) 51.3%
Tom Vandergriff (D) 48.7%
Texas 27 Solomon P. Ortiz Democratic 1982 Re-elected Solomon P. Ortiz (D) 63.7%
Richard Moore (R) 36.3%

Utah[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Utah 1 James V. Hansen Republican 1980 Re-elected James V. Hansen (R) 71.2%
Milton C. Abrams (D) 28.2%
Willy Marshall (L) 0.6%
Utah 2 David Daniel Marriott Republican 1976 Retired to run for Governor
Republican hold
David Smith Monson (R) 49.4%
Frances Farley (D) 49.1%
Hugh A. Butler (L) 0.7%
James Waters (I) 0.4%
Maryellen Gardner (American) 0.4%
Utah 3 Howard C. Nielson Republican 1982 Re-elected Howard C. Nielson (R) 74.5%
Bruce R. Baird (D) 25.0%
D. W. Crosby (L) 0.6%

Vermont[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Vermont At-large Jim Jeffords Republican 1974 Re-elected Jim Jeffords (R) 65.5%
Anthony Pollina (D) 26.7%
Jim Hedbor (L) 4.1%
Peter Diamondstone (Liberty) 2.2%
Morris Earle (I) 1.5%

Virginia[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Virginia 1 Herbert H. Bateman Republican 1982 Re-elected Herbert H. Bateman (R) 59.1%
John J. McGlennon (D) 39.8%
Eli Green (I) 1.1%
Virginia 2 G. William Whitehurst Republican 1968 Re-elected G. William Whitehurst (R) Unopposed
Virginia 3 Thomas J. Bliley, Jr. Republican 1980 Re-elected Thomas J. Bliley, Jr. (R) 85.6%
Roger L. Coffey (I) 14.4%
Virginia 4 Norman Sisisky Democratic 1982 Re-elected Norman Sisisky (D) Unopposed
Virginia 5 Dan Daniel Democratic 1968 Re-elected Dan Daniel (D) Unopposed
Virginia 6 Jim Olin Democratic 1982 Re-elected Jim Olin (D) 53.5%
Ray L. Garland (R) 46.5%
Virginia 7 J. Kenneth Robinson Republican 1970 Retired
Republican hold
D. French Slaughter, Jr. (R) 56.5%
Lewis M. Costello (D) 40.2%
Bob Frazier (I) 3.3%
Virginia 8 Stanford E. Parris Republican 1980 Re-elected Stanford E. Parris (R) 55.8%
Richard L. Saslaw (D) 43.4%
Donald W. Carpenter (I) 0.8%
Virginia 9 Rick Boucher Democratic 1982 Re-elected Rick Boucher (D) 52.0%
C. Jefferson Stafford (R) 48.0%
Virginia 10 Frank Wolf Republican 1980 Re-elected Frank Wolf (R) 62.5%
John P. Flannery II (D) 37.5%

Washington[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Washington 1 Joel Pritchard Republican 1972 Retired
Republican hold
John Miller (R) 56.3%
Brock Evans (D) 43.7%
Washington 2 Al Swift Democratic 1978 Re-elected Al Swift (D) 58.6%
Jim Klauder (R) 38.6%
Gary Franco (Populist) 2.8%
Washington 3 Don Bonker Democratic 1974 Re-elected Don Bonker (D) 71.1%
Herb Elder (R) 28.9%
Washington 4 Sid Morrison Republican 1980 Re-elected Sid Morrison (R) 76.1%
Mark Epperson (D) 23.9%
Washington 5 Tom Foley Democratic 1964 Re-elected Tom Foley (D) 69.7%
Jack Hebner (R) 30.3%
Washington 6 Norman D. Dicks Democratic 1976 Re-elected Norman D. Dicks (D) 66.1%
Mike Lonergan (R) 32.3%
Dan Blachly (L) 1.6%
Washington 7 Mike Lowry Democratic 1978 Re-elected Mike Lowry (D) 70.4%
Bob Dorse (R) 28.9%
Mark Manning (Socialist Workers) 0.7%
Washington 8 Rod Chandler Republican 1982 Re-elected Rod Chandler (R) 62.4%
Bob Lamson (D) 37.6%

West Virginia[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
West Virginia 1 Alan Mollohan Democratic 1982 Re-elected Alan Mollohan (D) 54.4%
Jim Altmeyer (R) 45.6%
West Virginia 2 Harley O. Staggers, Jr. Democratic 1982 Re-elected Harley O. Staggers, Jr. (D) 56.0%
Cleve Benedict (R) 44.0%
West Virginia 3 Bob Wise Democratic 1982 Re-elected Bob Wise (D) 67.9%
Margaret Miller (R) 32.1%
West Virginia 4 Nick Rahall Democratic 1976 Re-elected Nick Rahall (D) 66.7%
Jess T. Shumate (R) 33.3%

Wisconsin[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Wisconsin 1 Les Aspin Democratic 1970 Re-elected Les Aspin (D) 56.2%
Pete Jansson (R) 43.8%
Wisconsin 2 Robert W. Kastenmeier Democratic 1958 Re-elected Robert W. Kastenmeier (D) 63.7%
Albert Lee Wiley, Jr. (R) 36.3%
Wisconsin 3 Steve Gunderson Republican 1980 Re-elected Steve Gunderson (R) 68.4%
Charles F. Dahl (D) 31.6%
Wisconsin 4 Jerry Kleczka Democratic 1984 Re-elected Jerry Kleczka (D) 66.6%
Robert V. Nolan (R) 32.8%
K. Rick Kissell (Lab) 0.6%
Wisconsin 5 Jim Moody Democratic 1982 Re-elected Jim Moody (D) 98.1%
William C. Breihan (Socialist Workers) 1.9%
Wisconsin 6 Tom Petri Republican 1979 Re-elected Tom Petri (R) 75.8%
David L. Iaquinta (D) 24.2%
Wisconsin 7 Dave Obey Democratic 1969 Re-elected Dave Obey (D) 61.2%
Mark G. Michaelsen (R) 38.8%
Wisconsin 8 Toby Roth Republican 1978 Re-elected Toby Roth (R) 67.9%
Paul Willems (D) 30.8%
Gary L. Barnes (L) 0.8%
Cornelius D. Van Handel (Lab) 0.4%
Wisconsin 9 Jim Sensenbrenner Republican 1978 Re-elected Jim Sensenbrenner (R) 73.4%
John Krause (D) 26.1%
Stephen K. Hauser (Const) 0.5%

Wyoming[edit]

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Wyoming At-large Dick Cheney Republican 1978 Re-elected Dick Cheney (R) 73.6%
Hugh B. McFadden, Jr. (D) 24.4%
Craig Alan McCune (L) 2.0%

See also[edit]