2012 Massachusetts House Race for District 1 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Massachusetts house race in district 1. 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 Massachusetts House Race for District 1 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Massachusetts house election - class or district 1
PercVotesPartyCandidate
50%1DRichard Neal
50%1DJames McGovern
Election Information for Massachusetts
Primary DateSeptember 06, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentJohn Olver
Incumbent StatusNot Seeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Massachusetts House Race for District 1

Democrats - Primary Election
Democrat house Primary Election in Massachusetts - class or district 1
PercVotesCandidateViews
65%40165Richard Neal33
25%15123Andrea Nuciforo6
10%6048Bill Shein0
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican house Primary Election in Massachusetts - class or district 1
PercVotesCandidateViews

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
February 15, 2012Last day to register to vote in the March 6, 2012 primary election.
March 06, 2012Primary election date for the President.
August 17, 2012Last day to register to vote in the September 6, 2012 primary election.
September 06, 2012Primary election date for the House, and Senate.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

House District 1 in Massachusetts

House District 1 in Massachusetts

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 1 in Massachusetts in 2012
Past Election Results - Massachusetts District 1
John Olver
60%
2010
35%
William Gunn Jr
John Olver
70%
2008
26%
Nathan Bech
John Olver
72%
2006
36%
Nathan Bech
John W. Olver
78%
2004
27%
Nathan Bech
John W. Olver
65%
2002
31%
Matthew W. Kinnaman
John W. Olver
65%
2000
28%
Peter J. Abair
John W. Olver
72%
1998
28%
Gregory L. Morgan
John W. Olver
53%
1996
47%
Jane Maria Swift
John W. Olver
99%
1994
77%
Jane Maria Swift
John W. Olver
52%
1992
43%
Patrick Larkin