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This profile of Massachusetts's 07th Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent: Edward Markey Incumbent running? Yes, for a different seat Primary challenge? N/a
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Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Edward Markey Democratic Running for another House seat FEC Source November 25, 2011 Running in MA-05 Gerry Dembrowski Republican Out of race Letter to Editor Source November 25, 2011 2010 Candidate
Running in MA-05
Jeff Semon Republican Out of race Campaign Website Source November 25, 2011 Running in MA-05 Michael Capuano Democratic Confirmed candidate FEC Source November 25, 2011 Current MA-08 Congressman Karla Romero Independent Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source November 25, 2011
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Michael Capuano TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note John Cunningham Republican Out (source needed) March 23, 2009 2008 Candidate Gerry Dembrowski Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source January 10, 2010 Thomas Tierney Republican Out MA SOS Source October 1, 2010 Lost Primary
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner Edward Markey, Gerry Dembrowski Edward Markey
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Edward Markey
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Edward Markey Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 23, 2009 John Cunningham Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 23, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Edward Markey, John Cunningham Edward Markey
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 29% George W. Bush 64% Al Gore 2004 33% George W. Bush 66% John Kerry 2008 34% John McCain 66% Barack Obama
Articles and resources
- Index for all the Massachusetts congressional districts and candidates.
- The full House 2012 elections report.
- The RaceTracker homepage.
Elections.DailyKos posts tagged "MA-07" (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.