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

This page displays the information for the Missouri 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 Missouri House Race for District 8 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Missouri house election - class or district 8
PercVotesPartyCandidate
71.9%215975RJo Ann Emerson
24.6%73720DJack Rushin
3.5%10544LRick Vandeven
Election Information for Missouri
Primary DateAugust 07, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentJo Ann Emerson
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Republican
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Missouri House Race for District 8

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat house Primary Election in Missouri - class or district 8
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%27832Jack Rushin4
Republicans - Primary Election
Republican house Primary Election in Missouri - class or district 8
PercVotesCandidateViews
67%61974Jo Ann Emerson31
33%30429Bob Parker0

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 8 in Missouri

House District 8 in Missouri

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 8 in Missouri in 2012
Past Election Results - Missouri District 8
Tommy Sowers
29%
2010
66%
Jo Ann Emerson
Joe Allen
26%
2008
71%
Jo Ann Emerson
Veronica Hambacker
26%
2006
72%
Jo Ann Emerson
Dean Henderson
27%
2004
72%
Jo Ann Emerson
Gene Curtis
27%
2002
72%
Jo Ann Emerson
Bob Camp
29%
2000
69%
Jo Ann Emerson
Anthony J. (Tony) He
36%
1998
63%
Jo Ann Emerson
Emily Firebaugh
37%
1996
11%
Richard Kline
James L. (Jay) Thomp
27%
1994
70%
Bill Emerson
Thad Bullock
37%
1992
63%
Bill Emerson