2012 Utah House Race for District 1 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Utah house race in district 1. 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 Utah House Race for District 1 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Utah house election - class or district 1
PercVotesPartyCandidate
71.5%161546RRob Bishop
24.7%55740DDonna McAleer
3.8%8603CSherry Phipps
Election Information for Utah
Primary DateJune 26, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentRob Bishop
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Republican
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Utah House Race for District 1

Democrats - Primary Election
Democrat house Primary Election in Utah - class or district 1
PercVotesCandidateViews
67%3761Donna McAleer5
33%1873Ryan Combe2
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican house Primary Election in Utah - class or district 1
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1Rob Bishop35

Description of Election

Primary Election

On April 21, 2012 the Utah GOP selected Rob Bishop as their candidate over a small field of candidates. The Democratic party selected Donna McAleer as their candidate in this district, meaning there is no true primary on either side.

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
May 29, 2012Last day to register to vote by mail for the June 26, 2012 primary election.
June 11, 2012Last day to register to vote in person or online for the June 26, 2012 primary election.
June 26, 2012Primary election date for the President, Senate, House, and Governor.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

House District 1 in Utah

House District 1 in Utah

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 1 in Utah in 2012
Past Election Results - Utah District 1
Morgan Bowen
24%
2010
69%
Rob Bishop
Morgan Bowen
30%
2008
65%
Rob Bishop
Steven Olsen
32%
2006
63%
Rob Bishop
Steven Thompson
29%
2004
68%
Rob Bishop
Dave Thomas
37%
2002
61%
Rob Bishop
Kathleen McConkie Co
27%
2000
69%
James V. Hansen
Steve Beierlein
30%
1998
68%
James V. Hansen
Gregory J. Sanders
30%
1996
68%
James V. Hansen
Bobbie Coray
35%
1994
65%
James V. Hansen
Ron Holt
28%
1992
65%
James V. Hansen