2012 Missouri House Race for District 5 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Missouri house race in district 5. 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 Missouri House Race for District 5 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Missouri house election - class or district 5
PercVotesPartyCandidate
60.2%196467DEmanuel Cleaver
37.2%121437RJacob Turk
2.6%8432LRandy Langkraehr
Election Information for Missouri
Primary DateAugust 07, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentEmanuel Cleaver
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Missouri House Race for District 5

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat house Primary Election in Missouri - class or district 5
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%43602Emanuel Cleaver33
Republicans - Primary Election
Republican house Primary Election in Missouri - class or district 5
PercVotesCandidateViews
59%24743Jacob Turk0
26%10730Jerry Nolte6
12%5061Jason Greene13
4%1539Ron Paul Shawd12

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
January 11, 2012Last day to register to vote in the February 7, 2012 Presidential primary.
February 07, 2012Presidential Primary
July 11, 2012Last day to register to vote in the August 7, 2012 primary election.
August 07, 2012Primary election date for President, Governor, Senate, and House.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, Governor, and President on the ballot.

House District 5 in Missouri

House District 5 in Missouri

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 5 in Missouri in 2012
Past Election Results - Missouri District 5
Emanuel Cleaver
53%
2010
44%
Jacob Turk
Emmanuel Cleaver
64%
2008
36%
Jacob Turk
Emanuel Cleaver
64%
2006
32%
Jacob Turk
Emanuel Cleaver II
55%
2004
42%
Jeanne Patterson
Karen McCarthy
66%
2002
32%
Steve Gordon
Karen McCarthy
69%
2000
29%
Steve Gordon
Karen McCarthy
66%
1998
31%
Penny D. Bennett
Karen McCarthy
67%
1996
29%
Penny Bennett
Karen McCarthy
57%
1994
43%
Ron Freeman
Alan Wheat
59%
1992
37%
Edward (Gomer) Moody