The Green Papers: Virgin Islands 2012 General Election
 
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Elections for Statewide offices and Congress
Primary Election: Saturday 8 September 2012
General Election: Tuesday 6 November 2012
Runoff Election (no elections posted on this site require runoffs): Tuesday 20 November 2012
Capital:Charlotte Amalie (island of St. Thomas)
Saturday 8 September 2012 polling hours 7:00a VIST (1100 UTC) to 7:00p VIST (2300 UTC).
Tuesday 6 November 2012 polling hours 7:00a VIST (1100 UTC) to 7:00p VIST (2300 UTC).
Tuesday 20 November 2012 polling hours 7:00a VIST (1100 UTC) to 7:00p VIST (2300 UTC).
 

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Virgin Islands State and Local Government

Virgin Islands 2012 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions:
Democrats, Republicans, Third Parties


If no Gubernatorial or Delegate to the United States House of Representative candidate receives a majority of the General Election vote, the top two vote getters procced to a runoff held 14 days after the General election. (Revised Organic Act of 1954, Sec., 11 re: Gov.-Lt Gov. 1422; P.L. 92-271 re: Delegate to House of Representatives 1712)


21 August 2012: Candidate list from St. Croix Source: http://stcroixsource.com/content/news/local-news/2012/08/21/ballot-order-set-primary-election.


6 November 2012 Notice of General Election.

6 November 2012 General Election returns from the Election System of the Virgin Islands.

 
           

Governor  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2010, 2014. Term Limit: 2 consecutive full 4-year terms. Territorial Governor

  Democratic Governor John P. deJongh, Jr.
First elected: 2006; re-elected: 2010.
Lieutenant Governor: Gregory Francis
Seat up for election: Tuesday 4 November 2014
The current Governor is affected by a term limit and cannot run for re-election.
Open Seat

Delegate to the House of Representatives  2 year term, Election Cycle: 2010, 2012

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Seat up for election
Democratic Territorial Delegate Donna M. Christensen
• Re-elected Tuesday 6 November 2012
First elected: 1996; re-elected 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010
Seat up for election: Tuesday 6 November 2012
Renominated - 8 September 2012 Primary
  Elected Democratic 11,512 60.05% Territorial Delegate Donna M. Christensen
FEC H4VI00054; 26 Nov 12; Tot $329,883; Dsb $341,884
  Candidate Independent 3,276 17.09% Warren Bruce Mosler
FEC H4VI00120
  Candidate Republican 2,131 11.12% Holland L. Redfield, II
FEC H2VI00074; 26 Nov 12; Tot $55,145; Dsb $52,721
  Candidate Independent 1,927 10.05% Norma Pickard-Samuel
FEC H2VI00090
  Candidate Independent; (Green) 312 1.63% Guillaume Mimoun
FEC H0VI00045
  Candidate Scattering 12 0.06% Write In
Total 19,170 100.00%  
 

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
  Democratic (affiliates): 2 incumbents, 1 candidate
  Republican: 1 candidate
Major Third Parties
  Green (affiliates): 1 candidate
Independents
  Independent: 3 candidates
Write-in/Scattered/otherwise not readily classifiable
  Scattering: 1 candidate
 
Candidates running under the banner of more than one party are counted towards each party's total. A candidate who has lost a primary or is apparently no longer a candidate is not counted.

Notes

Candidates for office appear on this page in italics where 'The Green Papers' does not yet have independent confirmation from a legal election authority that the person has been officially certified to appear on the ballot.

"FEC" indicates the Federal Election Commission (FEC) Campaign Finance Summary.

When available, we post each candidate's FEC identification number, the date of their most recently filed Report of Receipts and Disbursements, their "Tot" [Total Receipts (contributions received or what came in: FEC Form 3, Line 16, Column B)] and their "Dsb" [Total Disbursements (expenditures or what was spent: FEC Form 3, Line 23, Column B)]. A link is provided to the Federal Election Commission's Summary Report for those who might wish to explore the details.

If a candidate raises or spends $5,000 or less, he or she is not subject to FEC reporting requirements.


 


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