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This profile of Florida's 05th Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent: Richard Nugent Incumbent running? Yes, for a different seat Primary challenge? N/a
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Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Richard Nugent Republican Running for another House seat FL SOS Source May 17, 2012 Running in FL-11 Jim Piccillo Democratic Out of race FL SOS Source July 6, 2011 2010 Candidate David Werder Democratic Out of race FL SOS Source June 17, 2012 2004 & 2006 Write-in Candidate, 2008 Primary Candidate
Running in FL-11
Mike Fasano Republican Out of race Media Story Source April 20, 2012 State Senator
Running for State House
Corrine Brown Democratic Confirmed candidate FL SOS Source June 17, 2012 Current FL-03 Congresswoman LeAnne Kolb Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source April 20, 2012 2010 FL-03 Primary Candidate Mike Yost Republican Out of race FL SOS Source June 17, 2012 2010 FL-03 Candidate Bill Smalley Democratic Out of race FL SOS Source June 17, 2012
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Corrine Brown, LeAnne Kolb TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Virginia Brown-Waite Republican Out FL SOS Source August 21, 2010 John Russell Democratic Out FL SOS Source August 19, 2010 2006 & 2008 Candidate Thomas Doolan Democratic Out FL SOS Source August 19, 2009 Did Not Qualify Jim Piccillo Democratic Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source April 20, 2009 David Werder Democratic Out FL SOS Source May 16, 2009 Did Not Qualify Jason Sager Republican Out FEC Source November 14, 2009 Lost Primary Richard Nugent Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source August 24, 2010 Leodon Killinger Republican Out FL SOS Source August 15, 2010 Did Not Qualify
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner Jim Piccillo, Richard Nugent Richard Nugent
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Virginia Brown-Waite
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Virginia Brown-Waite Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 21, 2009 John Russell Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 21, 2009 David Werder Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) Carol Castagnero Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed)
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Virginia Brown-Waite, John Russell Virginia Brown-Waite
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 54% George W. Bush 46% Al Gore 2004 58% George W. Bush 41% John Kerry 2008 56% John McCain 43% Barack Obama
Articles and resources
- Index for all the Florida congressional districts and candidates.
- The full House 2012 elections report.
- The RaceTracker homepage.
Elections.DailyKos posts tagged "FL-05" (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.