2002 United States House of Representatives election in Vermont

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United States House of Representatives election in Vermont, At-large district, 2002

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Nominee Bernie Sanders William "Bill" Meub
Party Independent Republican
Popular vote 144,880 72,813
Percentage 64.26% 32.29%

Representative
At-large before election

Bernie Sanders
Independent

Elected Representative
At-large

Bernie Sanders
Independent

The 2002 United States House of Representatives election in Vermont was held on Tuesday, November 5, 2002 to elect the U.S. Representative from the state's at-large congressional district. The election coincided with the elections of other federal and state offices.

Republican primary[edit]

Republican primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican William "Bill" Meub 14,105 57.23
Republican Greg Parke 5,467 22.18
Republican Karen Ann Kerin 4,643 18.84
Republican Write-ins 431 1.75
Total votes 24,646 100.00

Democratic primary[edit]

Democratic primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Bernie Sanders (Write-in) 2,583 65.15
Democratic Write-ins 1,382 34.85
Total votes 3,965 100.00

Progressive primary[edit]

Progressive primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Progressive Jane Newton 957 68.85
Progressive Write-ins 433 31.15
Total votes 1,390 100.00

General election[edit]

Vermont's At-large congressional district election, 2002[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Independent Bernie Sanders 144,880 64.26
Republican William "Bill" Meub 72,813 32.29
Liberty Union/Progressive Jane Newton 3,185 1.41
Grassroots Fawn Skinner 2,344 1.04
Libertarian Daniel H. Krymkowski 2,033 0.90
Write-ins N/A 221 0.10
Total votes 225,476 100.00
Independent hold

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "2002 Primary Election Results" (PDF). Vermont Secretary of State. Retrieved January 9, 2015.
  2. ^ "United States Representative (One District): 1932-2014" (PDF). Vermont Secretary of State. Retrieved January 8, 2015.