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

This page displays the information for the Tennessee 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 Tennessee House Race for District 5 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Tennessee house election - class or district 5
PercVotesPartyCandidate
65.2%166999DJim Cooper
32.8%83982RBrad Staats
2%5058GJohn Miglietta
Election Information for Tennessee
Primary DateAugust 02, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentJim Cooper
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Tennessee House Race for District 5

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat house Primary Election in Tennessee - class or district 5
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%27918Jim Cooper40
Republicans - Primary Election
Republican house Primary Election in Tennessee - class or district 5
PercVotesCandidateViews
27%5459Brad Staats9
26%5415Bob Ries11
20%4121John Smith11
16%3373Justin Jones0
11%2209Tracy Tarum11

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
March 06, 2012Primary election date for the Presidency.
July 03, 2012Last day to register to vote in the August 2, 2012 primary election date.
August 02, 2012Primary election date for the House and Senate.
October 09, 2012Last day to register to vote in the November 6, 2012 general election date.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

House District 5 in Tennessee

House District 5 in Tennessee

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 5 in Tennessee in 2012
Past Election Results - Tennessee District 5
Jim Cooper
57%
2010
43%
David Hall
Jim Cooper
66%
2008
31%
Gerard Donovan
Jim Cooper
69%
2006
28%
Thomas Kovach
Jim Cooper
69%
2004
31%
Scott Knapp
Jim Cooper
64%
2002
33%
Robert Duvall
Bob Clement
72%
2000
24%
Stan Scott
Bob Clement
83%
1998
56%
Stan Scott
Bob Clement
72%
1996
24%
Steven L. Edmondson
Bob Clement
60%
1994
39%
John Osborne
Bob Clement
67%
1992
26%
Tom Stone