The Green Papers: 2015 General Election
Copyright 114th Congress
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 8 November 2016.

There have been 1 death, 3 resignations, and 0 changes of party affiliation in the 114th House.

  • Congressman Michael G. "Mike" Grimm (Republican, New York CD 11) announced his resignation effective 5 January 2015 following his December 2014 conviction on Federal Tax Evasion.
  • Congressman Patrick Alan "Alan" Nunnelee (Republican, Mississippi CD 1) died on 6 February 2015 from cancer.
  • Congressman Aaron Jon Schock (Republican, Illinois CD 18) resigned on 17 March 2015 in light of a Congressional Ethics investigation.
  • Congressman Daniel M. "Dan" Donovan, Jr. (Republican, New York CD 11) is elected in a Special 5 May 2015 election.
  • Congressman John Trent "Trent" Kelly (Republican, Mississippi CD 1) is elected in a Special 12 May 2015 election.
  • Congressman Darin McKay LaHood (Republican, Illinois CD 18) is elected in a Special 10 September 2015 election.
  • Congressman John Andrew Boehner (Republican, Ohio CD 8) resigned on 30 October 2015.

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Ohio  2-year term. Election Cycle 2016, 2018. No Term Limit.
Partisan Composition: 11 Republican, 4 Democratic, 1 Vacancy

Incumbent - 114th Congress
CD 8

Republican Congressman John Andrew Boehner
First elected: 1990
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2016
Vacant Office - 25 September 2015: Announced he will resign 30 October. Governor John Richard Kasich (Republican) will call a special primary and election to fill the vacant seat.
30 October 2015: Resigned.

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-Farmer Labor
Major Third Parties
Other Third Parties
  Socialist Party USA
  U.S. Taxpayers
  Working Families
  No Party Affiliation
Write-in/Scattered/otherwise not readily classifiable
  Not readily classifiable


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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