2012 Georgia House Race for District 8 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Georgia house race in district 8. This includes candidates, dates, and political views. The tables below show the candidates for the general election with an option to compare those candidates after the primary. This is followed by the primary candidates and the number of political views we have for each representative. Selecting one of these representatives takes you to the profile for this candidate and a full list of their political positions, speeches, and controversies.

2012 Georgia House Race for District 8 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Georgia house election - class or district 8
PercVotesPartyCandidate
100%1RAustin Scott
Election Information for Georgia
Primary DateJuly 31, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentAustin Scott
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Georgia House Race for District 8

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat house Primary Election in Georgia - class or district 8
PercVotesCandidateViews
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican house Primary Election in Georgia - class or district 8
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%59228Austin Scott22

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
February 06, 2012Last day to register to vote in the March 6, 2012 presidential primary.
March 06, 2012Primary election date for the Presidency.
July 02, 2012Last day to register to vote in the July 31, 2012 primary election.
July 31, 2012Primary election date for the House.
October 09, 2012Last day to register to vote in the November 6, 2012 general election.
November 06, 2012General election date - House and President on the ballot.

House District 8 in Georgia

House District 8 in Georgia

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 8 in Georgia in 2012
Past Election Results - Georgia District 8
Jim Marshall
47%
2010
53%
Austin Scott
Jim Marshall
57%
2008
43%
Rick Goddard
Jim Marshall
51%
2006
49%
Mac Collins
Silvia Delamar
24%
2004
76%
Lynn Westmoreland
A. Petrakopoulos
22%
2002
78%
Mac Collins
Jim Marshall
41%
2000
59%
Saxby Chambliss
Ronald L. Cain
38%
1998
62%
Saxby Chambliss
Jim Wiggins
47%
1996
53%
Saxby Chambliss
Craig Mathis
37%
1994
63%
Saxby Chambliss
J. Roy Rowland
56%
1992
44%
Bob Cunningham