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This profile of Virginia's 08th Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent James Moran Incumbent running? Yes Primary challenge? No primary challenge for incumbent. Cook Political Report Partisan Voting Index Non-competitive seat Cook Political Report Race Classification Non-competitive seat
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Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note James Moran Democratic Confirmed candidate FEC Source July 31, 2011 Patrick Murray Republican Confirmed candidate FEC Source January 11, 2011 2010 Candidate Bruce Shuttleworth Democratic Out - lost primary VA Board of Elections Source September 10, 2012
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner James Moran, Patrick Murray TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note James Moran Democratic Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source March 9, 2009 Mark Ellmore Republican Out FEC Source March 29, 2009 2008 Candidate Matt Famiglietti Democratic Out Campaign Website Source June 28, 2010 Withdrew Ronald Mitchell Democratic Out Campaign Website Source November 28, 2009 Withdrew Matthew Berry Republican Out VA SOS Source June 28, 2010 Lost Primary Laurence Socci Republican Out FEC Source November 28, 2009 Withdrew J Patrick Murray Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source December 28, 2009
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner James Moran, J Patrick Murray James Moran
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Jim Moran
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note James Moran Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 9, 2009 Mark Ellmore Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 9, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner James Moran, Mark Ellmore James Moran
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 38% George W. Bush 57% Al Gore 2004 35% George W. Bush 64% John Kerry 2008 30% John McCain 69% Barack Obama
Articles and resources
- Index for all the Virginia congressional districts and candidates.
- The full House 2012 elections report.
- The RaceTracker homepage.
Elections.DailyKos posts tagged "VA-08" (link)Campaign contribution methodology: Information is updated daily from the Center for Responsive Politics (OpenSecrets.org), which downloads their data from the Federal Election Commission on the first weekday of each work week. Candidates must have filed a report with the FEC to show up in the widget and inactive candidates are screened out by CRP.