2012 Virginia House Race for District 2 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Virginia house race in district 2. 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 Virginia House Race for District 2 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Virginia house election - class or district 2
PercVotesPartyCandidate
53.8%164977RScott Rigell
46.2%141697DPaul Hirschbiel
Election Information for Virginia
Primary DateJune 12, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentScott Rigell
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionLeaning Republican
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Virginia House Race for District 2

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat house Primary Election in Virginia - class or district 2
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1Paul Hirschbiel4
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican house Primary Election in Virginia - class or district 2
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1Scott Rigell21

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
May 21, 2012Last day to register to vote in the June 12, 2012 primary election.
June 05, 2012Last day to apply for an absentee ballot by mail for June 12, 2012 primary election.
June 09, 2012Last day to apply for an absentee ballot in person for the June 12, 2012 primary election.
June 12, 2012Primary election date for the House and Senate.
October 15, 2012Last day to register to vote in the November 6, 2012 general election.
October 30, 2012Last day to apply for an absentee ballot by mail for the November 6, 2012 general election.
November 03, 2012Last day to apply for an absentee ballot in person for the November 6, 2012 election.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

House District 2 in Virginia

House District 2 in Virginia

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 2 in Virginia in 2012
Past Election Results - Virginia District 2
Kenny Golden
4%
2010
53%
E. Scott Rigell
Glenn C. Nye III
52%
2008
47%
Thelma Drake
Philip Kellam
48%
2006
51%
Thelma Drake
David B. Ashe
45%
2004
55%
Thelma D. Drake
David B. Ashe
87%
2002
83%
Edward L. Schrock
Jody M. Wagner
48%
2000
52%
Edward L. “Ed” Schro
Owen B. Pickett
94%
1998
136%
Edward L. “Ed” Schro
Owen B. Pickett
65%
1996
35%
John F. Tate
Owen B. Pickett
59%
1994
41%
J. L. "Jim" Chapman
Owen B. Pickett
56%
1992
44%
J. L. "Jim" Chapman