The Green Papers: 2007 Off Year Election
 
Copyright www.flags.net/UNST.htm 110th Congress
(2007-2008)
House Seats by State

This is a list of the current House seats and the incumbents occupying them. All 435 of these seats are up for election on 4 November 2008.

There have been 4 deaths, 2 resignations, and 0 changes of party affiliation in the 110th House.

  • Congressman J. Dennis Hastert (Republican, Illinois, CD 14) announced his retirement on 17 August 2007 and resigned 26 November 2007.
  • Congressman Nicola Tsongas (Democrat, Massachusetts House CD 5) was elected 16 October 2007 to fill the vacant seat.
  • Congressman Martin T. "Marty" Meehan (Democrat, Massachusetts House CD 5) resigned 1 July 2007 to become Chancellor of the University of Massachusetts Lowell.
  • Congressman Juanita Millender-McDonald (Democrat, California CD 37) passed away 22 April 2007 at the age of 68 from cancer.
  • Congressman Charles Whitlow "Charlie" Norwood (Republican, Georgia CD 10) passed away 13 February 2007 at the age of 65 from lung and liver cancer.
  • Congressman Paul E. Gillmor (Republican, Ohio CD 5) passed away suddenly 5 September 2007 at the age of 68.
  • Congressman Jo Ann S. Davis (Republican, Virginia CD 1) passed away 6 October 2007 at the age of 57 from breast cancer.
  • Congressman Robert Latta (Republican, Ohio CD 5) was elected 11 December 2007 to fill the vacant seat.
  • Congressman Rob Wittman (Republican, Virginia CD 1) was elected 11 December 2007 to fill the vacant seat.

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California  2-year term. Election Cycle 2008, 2010. No Term Limit.
Partisan Composition: 34 Democratic, 19 Republican
  Elected Democratic 15,559 67.00% Laura Richardson
Received 37.76% in the 26 June primary. Top Democratic vote getter: Proceeded to and won the 21 August 2007 run-off.

FEC: $524,442
  Candidate Republican 5,837 25.14% John M. Kanaley
Received 7.64% in the 26 June primary. Top Republican vote getter: Proceeds to 21 August 2007 run-off.
  Candidate Green 1,274 5.49% Daniel Abraham Brezenoff
Received 1.21% in the 26 June primary. Top and sole Green vote getter: Proceeds to 21 August 2007 run-off.
  Candidate Libertarian 538 2.32% Herbert G. "Herb" Peters
Received 1.08% in the 26 June primary. Top and sole Libertarian vote getter: Proceeds to 21 August 2007 run-off.
  Candidate Write-in 12 0.05% Lee Davis
  Candidate Write-in 1 0.00% Christopher Remple
    Democratic     Lee Davis - lost primary
Received 0.62% in the 26 June primary.
    Democratic     Mervin Leon Evans - lost primary
Received 0.09% in the 26 June primary.
    Democratic     Felicia Ford - lost primary
Received 0.37% in the 26 June primary.
    Democratic     Bill Francisco Grisolia - lost primary
Received 0.43% in the 26 June primary.

FEC: $52,022
    Democratic     Peter Mathews - lost primary
Received 3.53% in the 26 June primary.

FEC: $60,491
    Democratic     Valerie J. McDonald - lost primary
Received 9.39% in the 26 June primary. Mrs. McDonald is the daughter of the late Congressman Representative Juanita Millender-McDonald.

FEC: $51,547
    Democratic     state Senator Jenny Oropeza - lost primary
Received 31.31% in the 26 June primary. Party endorsed candidate.

FEC: $388,690
    Democratic     George A. Parmer, Jr. - lost primary
Received 0.75% in the 26 June primary.

FEC: $2,292
    Democratic     Jeffrey S. "Jeff" Price - lost primary
Received 0.44% in the 26 June primary.
    Democratic     Ed Wilson - lost primary
Received 1.14% in the 26 June primary.

FEC: $26,220
    Republican     Leroy Joseph "Bishop L. J." Guillory - lost primary
Received 1.14% in the 26 June primary.

FEC: $10,644
    Republican     Jeffrey "Lincoln" Leavitt - lost primary
Received 1.18% in the 26 June primary.
    Republican     Teri Ramirez - lost primary
Received 1.92% in the 26 June primary.
  Candidate Write-in; (Democratic)     Albert Robles
Total 23,221 100.00%  

Georgia  2-year term. Election Cycle 2008, 2010. No Term Limit.
Partisan Composition: 7 Republican, 6 Democratic
  Elected Republican 23,529 50.42% Paul Collins Broun, Jr.
Received second place with 20.7% of the vote in the 19 June primary. Proceeded to and won the 17 July runoff.

FEC: $476,608
  Candidate Republican 23,135 49.58% state Senator James Leslie "Jim" Whitehead, Sr.
Received first place with 43.5% of the vote in the 19 June primary. Proceeded to but lost the 17 July runoff.

FEC: $983,511
    Democratic     Marion Denise Spencer "Denise" Freeman - lost primary
Received 4.7% of the vote in the 19 June primary.

FEC: $5,593
  Candidate Democratic     Richard Terry "Terry" Holley
Possible 2008 candidate (FEC filing 20 April 2007)

FEC: $8,402
    Democratic     James B. "Jim" Marlow, Jr. - lost primary
Party endorsed candidate. Received third place with 20.3% of the vote in the 19 June primary. Conceeded 25 June 2007.

FEC: $201,389
    Democratic     Evita A. Paschall - lost primary
Received 3.3% of the vote in the 19 June primary.

FEC: $25,049
  Candidate Democratic     William Marvin "Bobby" Saxon
2008 Candidate

FEC: $44,828
  Candidate Republican     Barry A. Fleming
2008 Candidate

FEC: $273,000
    Republican     William Lawrence "Bill" Greene - lost primary
Received 3.0% of the vote in the 19 June primary.

FEC: $150,493
    Republican     Mark Myers - lost primary
Received 0.7% of the vote in the 19 June primary.

FEC: $100,600
    Republican     William Nathan "Nate" Pulliam - lost primary
Received 1.7% of the vote in the 19 June primary.

FEC: $31,395
    Republican     Erik Monroe Underwood - lost primary
Received 0.7% of the vote in the 19 June primary.

FEC finanical report not available
    Libertarian     James "Jim" Sendelbach - lost primary
Received 1.3% of the vote in the 19 June primary.

FEC: $6,581
Total 46,664 100.00%  

Massachusetts  2-year term. Election Cycle 2008, 2010. No Term Limit.
Partisan Composition: 10 Democratic
  Elected Democratic 54,363 51.32% Nicola S. "Niki" Tsongas
Widow of the late U.S. Senator Paul Efthemios Tsongas (1941-1997); Senator Tsongas was elected to the U.S. House seat serving much of the same area as the current 5th Congressional District in 1974 and re-elected in 1976 before being elected to what turned out to be his only 6-year term in the U.S. Senate in 1978.

FEC: $2,579,347
  Candidate Republican 47,770 45.10% James "Jim" Ogonowski
FEC: $696,388
  Candidate Independent 2,170 2.05% Patrick O. Murphy
  Candidate Independent 1,125 1.06% Kurt Glenn Hayes
FEC: $15,900
  Candidate Constitution 494 0.47% Kevin J. Thompson
    Democratic     Eileen M. Donoghue - lost primary
FEC: $834,496
    Democratic     James Bradley "Jamie" Eldridge - lost primary
FEC: $422,183
    Democratic     state Representative Barry R. Finegold - lost primary
FEC: $919,798
    Democratic     state Representative James R. "Jim" Miceli - lost primary
FEC: $26,890
    Republican     Thomas P. "Tom" Tierney - lost primary
FEC: $34,055
Total 105,922 100.00%  

Ohio  2-year term. Election Cycle 2008, 2010. No Term Limit.
Partisan Composition: 11 Republican, 7 Democratic
  Elected Republican 56,367 56.87% state Representative Robert E. "Bob" Latta
FEC: $640,755
  Candidate Democratic 42,563 42.95% Robin R. Weirauch
Party endorsed candidate

FEC: $45,563
  Candidate Write-in 180 0.18% John F. "Jack" Green
    Democratic     George F. Mays - lost primary
    Republican     state Senator Steve Buehrer - lost primary
FEC: $256,169
    Republican     Mark Hollenbaugh - lost primary
    Republican     Fred Pieper - lost primary
    Republican     Michael "Mike" Smitley - lost primary
Total 99,110 100.00%  

Virginia  2-year term. Election Cycle 2008, 2010. No Term Limit.
Partisan Composition: 8 Republican, 3 Democratic
  Elected Republican 42,767 60.72% state Delegate Robert J. "Rob" Wittman
Nominated by Convention 10 November 2007

FEC: $94,925
  Candidate Democratic 26,275 37.31% Philip R. Forgit
Nominated by Convention 10 November 2007

FEC: $43,522
  Candidate Independent 1,310 1.86% Lucky R. Narain
  Candidate Write-in 76 0.11% Write In
Total 70,428 100.00%  

Political Parties    Parties appear in parenthesis and italics when a candidate receives the endorsement of a given Party and/or official sources indicate a candidate's association with a particular Party but only where the Party in question does not appear on the actual ballot as such.

Major Parties
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Major Third Parties
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Other Third Parties
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Independents
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Write-in/Scattered/otherwise not readily classifiable
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Notes

Candidates for office appear on this page in italics where 'The Green Papers' does not yet have independent confirmation from an election authority that the person so listed will actually appear on the ballot.

FEC indicates the Federal Election Commission (FEC) Campaign Finance Summary "Total Receipts" for candidates for Federal Office.


 


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