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This profile of Missouri's 08th Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent Jo Ann Emerson 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 Jo Ann Emerson Republican Confirmed candidate Media Story Source July 21, 2011 Tommy Sowers Democratic Out of race MO SOS Source April 7, 2012 2010 Candidate
Did Not File
Jack Rushin Democratic Confirmed candidate MO SOS Source April 7, 2012 Todd Mahn Democratic Out of race Source August 22, 2012 Withdrew Bob Parker Republican Out - lost primary MO SOS Source August 22, 2012 2010 Primary Candidate
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Jo Ann Emerson, Jack Rushin TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Joe Allen Democratic Out (source needed) March 17, 2009 2008 Candidate Tommy Sowers Democratic Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source September 9, 2009 Bob Parker Republican Out Campaign Website Source October 17, 2010 Lost Primary
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner Jo Ann Emerson, Tommy Sowers Jo Ann Emerson
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Jo Ann Emerson
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Jo Ann Emerson Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 17, 2009 Joe Allen Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 17, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Jo Ann Emerson, Joe Allen Jo Ann Emerson
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 59% George W. Bush 39% Al Gore 2004 64% George W. Bush 36% John Kerry 2008 62% John McCain 36% Barack Obama
Articles and resources
- Index for all the Missouri congressional districts and candidates.
- The full House 2012 elections report.
- The RaceTracker homepage.
Elections.DailyKos posts tagged "MO-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.