United States elections, 2014

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - View original article

 
Jump to: navigation, search

The 2014 United States elections will be held on Tuesday, November 4, 2014. During this midterm election year, all 435 seats in the United States House of Representatives and 33 of the 100 seats in the United States Senate will be contested in this election along with 38 state and territorial governorships, 46 state legislatures (except Louisiana, Mississippi, New Jersey and Virginia),[1] four territorial legislatures and numerous state and local races.

Contents

Federal elections

Congressional elections

Senate elections

All seats in Senate Class II will be up for election. Additionally, special elections may be held to fill vacancies in the other two Senate Classes.

House of Representatives elections

All 435 voting seats in the United States House of Representatives will be up for election. Additionally, elections will be held to select the delegates for the District of Columbia and four of the five U.S. territories. The only seat in the House not up for election will be the Resident Commissioner of Puerto Rico, who serves a four-year term.

State elections

Gubernatorial elections

Elections will be held for the governorships of thirty-six of the fifty U.S. States and two U.S. territories. Special elections may be held for vacancies in the other states and territories.

Local elections

Mayoral elections

The following major American cities will hold mayoral elections in 2014. (Incomplete list)

References

  1. ^ "2010 Primary Dates and Seats Up". September 23, 2009. http://www.ncsl.org/?tabid=18629. Retrieved January 26, 2010.