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

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

General Election Candidates and Results
New York house election - class or district 8
PercVotesPartyCandidate
91.1%159463DHakeem Jeffries
8.9%15546RAlan Bellone
Election Information for New York
Primary DateJune 26, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentJerrold Nadler
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 New York House Race for District 8

Democrats - Primary Election
Democrat house Primary Election in New York - class or district 8
PercVotesCandidateViews
72%25712Hakeem Jeffries5
28%10063Charles Barron2
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican house Primary Election in New York - class or district 8
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1Alan Bellone0

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
April 24, 2012Primary election date for the Presidential primary.
August 19, 2012Last day to register to vote in person to to mail in a voter registration for for the September 11, 2012 primary election.
September 11, 2012Primary election date for the House and Senate.
October 19, 2012Last day to register to vote in the November 6, 2012 general election.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

House District 8 in New York

House District 8 in New York

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 8 in New York in 2010
Past Election Results - New York District 8
Jerrold Nadler
69%
2010
22%
Susan Kone
Jerrod Nadler
63%
2008
15%
Grace Lin
Jerrold Nadler
67%
2006
12%
Eleanor Friedman
Jerrold Nadler
61%
2004
14%
Peter Hort
Jerrold L. Nadler
51%
2002
13%
Jim Farrin
Jerrold Nadler
61%
2000
12%
Marian S. Henry
Jerrold Nadler
69%
1998
12%
Theodore Howard
Jerrold Nadler
63%
1996
13%
Michael Benjamin
Jerrold Nadler
64%
1994
13%
David L. Askren
Jerrold Nadler
58%
1992
11%
David L. Askren