2012 Massachusetts House Race for District 7 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Massachusetts house race in district 7. 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 7 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Massachusetts house election - class or district 7
PercVotesPartyCandidate
83.6%206424DMichael Capuano
16.4%40438IK Romero
Election Information for Massachusetts
Primary DateSeptember 06, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentEdward Markey
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Massachusetts House Race for District 7

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat house Primary Election in Massachusetts - class or district 7
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1Michael Capuano32
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican house Primary Election in Massachusetts - class or district 7
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 7 in Massachusetts

House District 7 in Massachusetts

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 7 in Massachusetts in 2012
Past Election Results - Massachusetts District 7
Edward Markey
66%
2010
34%
Gerry Dembrowski
Edward Markey
70%
2008
23%
John Cunningham
Edward Markey
76%
2006
30%
John Cunningham
Edward J. Markey
69%
2004
21%
Kenneth G. Chase
Edward J. Markey
72%
2002
26%
Kenneth G. Chase
Edward J. Markey
76%
2000
22%
Kenneth G. Chase
Edward J. Markey
71%
1998
29%
Patricia H. Long
Edward J. Markey
70%
1996
30%
Patricia H. Long
Edward J. Markey
64%
1994
36%
Brad Bailey
Edward J. Markey
62%
1992
28%
Stephen A. Sohn