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This profile of Georgia's 02nd Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent Sanford Bishop 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 Sanford Bishop Democratic Confirmed candidate FEC Source July 8, 2011 Mike Keown Republican Out of race Blog Entry Source July 8, 2011 2010 Candidate Rick Allen Republican Out - lost primary AP Source August 24, 2012 2010 Primary Candidate
Lost Primary Runoff
John House Republican Confirmed candidate Media Story Source January 23, 2012 Ken DeLoach Republican Out - lost primary GA SOS Source August 20, 2012 2010 Primary Candidate
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Sanford Bishop, John House TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Sanford Bishop Democratic Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source March 21, 2009 Lee Ferrell Republican Out GA SOS Source November 1, 2010 2008 Candidate, Lost Primary Mike Keown Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source November 1, 2010 Rick Allen Republican Out GA SOS Source November 1, 2010 Lost Primary
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner Sanford Bishop, Mike Keown Sanford Bishop
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Sanford Bishop
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Sanford Bishop Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 21, 2009 Lee Ferrell Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 21, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Sanford Bishop, Lee Ferrell Sanford Bishop
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 48% George W. Bush 52% Al Gore 2004 50% George W. Bush 50% John Kerry 2008 46% John McCain 54% Barack Obama
Articles and resources
- Index for all the Georgia congressional districts and candidates.
- The full House 2012 elections report.
- The RaceTracker homepage.
Elections.DailyKos posts tagged "GA-02" (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.