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This profile of Virginia's 07th Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent Eric Cantor 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 Eric Cantor Republican Confirmed candidate FEC Source July 31, 2011 Rick Waugh Democratic Out of race FEC Source July 31, 2011 2010 Candidate David Hunsicker Democratic Out of race Blog Report Source September 10, 2012 2008 CA-45 Primary Candidate
E Wayne Powell Democratic Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source July 31, 2011 Floyd Bayne Republican Out - lost primary VA Board of Elections Source September 10, 2012
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Eric Cantor, E Wayne Powell TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Eric Cantor Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source March 9, 2009 Anita Hartke Democratic Out Media Story Source November 28, 2009 2008 Candidate Charles Diradour Democratic Out Campaign Website Source November 28, 2009 Rick Waugh Democratic Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source June 1, 2010
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner Rick Waugh, Eric Cantor Eric Cantor
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Eric Cantor
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Eric Cantor Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 9, 2009 Anita Hartke Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 9, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Eric Cantor, Anita Hartke Eric Cantor
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 61% George W. Bush 37% Al Gore 2004 61% George W. Bush 38% John Kerry 2008 53% John McCain 46% Barack Obama
Articles and resources
- Index for all the Virginia congressional districts and candidates.
- The full House 2012 elections report.
- The RaceTracker homepage.
Elections.DailyKos posts tagged "VA-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.