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

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

General Election Candidates and Results
Tennessee house election - class or district 8
PercVotesPartyCandidate
68.3%190571RStephen Fincher
28.4%79347DTimothy Dixon
2.2%6132IJames Hart
1%2864IMark Rawles
Election Information for Tennessee
Primary DateAugust 02, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentStephen Fincher
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionLeaning Republican
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Tennessee House Race for District 8

Democrats - Primary Election
Republicans - Primary Election

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 8 in Tennessee

House District 8 in Tennessee

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 8 in Tennessee in 2012
Past Election Results - Tennessee District 8
Roy Herron
39%
2010
59%
Stephen Lee Fincher
John Tanner
100%
2008
55%
Stephen Lee Fincher
John Tanner
73%
2006
27%
John Farmer
John S. Tanner
74%
2004
26%
James L. Hart
John S. Tanner
70%
2002
27%
Mat McClain
John S. Tanner
72%
2000
28%
Billy Yancy
John S. Tanner
100%
1998
71%
Billy Yancy
John S. Tanner
67%
1996
30%
Tom Watson
John S. Tanner
64%
1994
36%
Neal R. Morris
John S. Tanner
84%
1992
34%
Neal R. Morris