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This profile of Wisconsin's 08th Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent Reid Ribble Incumbent running? Yes Primary challenge? No primary challenge for incumbent. Cook Political Report Partisan Voting Index R+2 Cook Political Report Race Classification Lean Republican
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Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Reid Ribble Republican Confirmed candidate FEC Source July 30, 2011 Steven Kagen Democratic Out of race FEC Source July 30, 2011 2010 Candidate & Former Congressman Jamie Wall Democratic Confirmed candidate Media Story Source October 6, 2011 2006 Primary Candidate
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Reid Ribble, Jamie Wall TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note John Gard Republican Out Media Story Source March 21, 2009 2006 & 2008 Candidate Marc Savard Republican Out Campaign Website Source October 21, 2010 Lost Primary Andy Williams Republican Out WI SOS Source May 24, 2009 Did Not File Reid Ribble Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source July 5, 2009 Joe Stern Independent Out Media Story Source November 9, 2009 Did Not File Terri McCormick Republican Out Campaign Website Source October 28, 2010 Lost Primary Kerry Thomas Republican Out Campaign Website Source October 28, 2010 Did Not File Marc Trager Republican Out Campaign Website Source October 28, 2010 Did Not File Roger Roth Republican Out Campaign Website Source October 24, 2010 Lost Primary
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner Steven Kagen, Reid Ribble Reid Ribble
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Steven Kagen
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Steven Kagen Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 8, 2009 John Gard Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 8, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Steven Kagen, John Gard Steven Kagen
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 52% George W. Bush 43% Al Gore 2004 55% George W. Bush 44% John Kerry 2008 45% John McCain 54% Barack Obama
Articles and resources
- Index for all the Wisconsin congressional districts and candidates.
- The full House 2012 elections report.
- The RaceTracker homepage.
Elections.DailyKos posts tagged "WI-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.