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This profile of Georgia's 05th Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent John Lewis 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 John Lewis Democratic Confirmed candidate FEC Source July 8, 2011 Fenn Little Republican Out of race GA SOS Source May 26, 2012 2010 Candidate Michael Johnson Democratic Out - lost primary GA SOS Source August 20, 2012 Former Superior Court Judge Howard Stopeck Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source September 27, 2011
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner John Lewis, Howard Stopeck TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note John Lewis Democratic Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source March 22, 2009 Fenn Little Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source November 1, 2010 Kelly Nguyen Republican Out GA SOS Source November 1, 2010 Lost Primary
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner John Lewis, Fenn Little John Lewis
2008 election[Incumbent: ]John Lewis,
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note John Lewis Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 22, 2009 Unopposed (source needed) March 22, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner John Lewis John Lewis
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 27% George W. Bush 73% Al Gore 2004 26% George W. Bush 74% John Kerry 2008 20% John McCain 79% 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-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.