2020 United States House of Representatives elections in Georgia

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2020 United States House of Representatives elections in Georgia

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All 14 Georgia seats to the United States House of Representatives
 
Party Republican Democratic
Last election 9 5

The 2020 United States House of Representatives elections in Georgia will be held on November 3, 2020, to elect the 14 U.S. Representatives from the state of Georgia, one from each of the state's 14 congressional districts. The elections will coincide with the 2020 U.S. presidential election, as well as other elections to the House of Representatives, elections to the United States Senate and various state and local elections.

District 1[edit]

The 1st district comprises the entire coastal area of Sea Islands and much of the southeastern part of the state. In addition to Savannah, the district includes the cities of Brunswick, Jesup, and Waycross. The incumbent is Republican Buddy Carter, who was re-elected with 57.7% of the vote in 2018.[1]

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]
  • Daniel Merritt, businessman and U.S. Army veteran[2]
Potential[edit]

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

District 6[edit]

The 6th district covers the northern suburbs of Atlanta, encompassing eastern Cobb County, northern Fulton County, and northern DeKalb County. The district includes all or parts of Roswell, Johns Creek, Tucker, Alpharetta, Marietta, Milton, Mountain Park, Sandy Springs, Brookhaven, Chamblee, Doraville, and Dunwoody. The incumbent is Democrat Lucy McBath, who flipped the district and was elected with 50.5% of the vote in 2018.[1]

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]
Potential[edit]
  • Ben Burnett, Alpharetta city councilman[9]
  • Liz Hausmann, former Fulton County commissioner[9]
  • Judson Hill, former state senator[9]
Withdrawn[edit]
Declined[edit]

Endorsements[edit]

Karen Handel
Current and Former U.S. Cabinet and Cabinet-level officials
U.S. Representatives

District 7[edit]

The 7th district covers the northeast Atlanta metropolitan area, including the cities of Peachtree Corners, Norcross, Cumming, Lawrenceville, Duluth, Snellville, Suwanee, and Buford. The incumbent is Republican Rob Woodall, who was re-elected with 50.1% of the vote in 2018,[1] and subsequently announced he would not seek re-election on February 7, 2019.[14]

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]
Potential[edit]
Withdrawn[edit]
  • Harrison Floyd, former U.S. Marine[23]
Declined[edit]

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]
Potential[edit]
Declined[edit]

District 9[edit]

The 9th district encompasses northeastern Georgia, including the city of Gainesville as well as part of Athens. The incumbent is Republican Doug Collins, who was re-elected with 79.5% of the vote in 2018.[1]

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Potential[edit]

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]
  • Antwon Stephens, businessman[32]

District 11[edit]

The 11th district covers the northwest Atlanta metropolitan area, including Cartersville, Marietta, Woodstock, and parts of Atlanta proper. The incumbent is Republican Barry Loudermilk, who was re-elected with 61.8% of the vote in 2018.[1]

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Potential[edit]

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]
  • Rachel Kinsey, businesswoman[26]

District 13[edit]

The 13th district covers the southern and western Atlanta metropolitan area, including Austell, Jonesboro, Mableton, Douglasville, Stockbridge, and Union City, and part of southern Atlanta proper. The incumbent is Democrat David Scott, who was re-elected with 76.2% of the vote in 2018.[1]

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]
Potential[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Wasserman, David; Flinn, Ally (November 7, 2018). "2018 House Popular Vote Tracker". Cook Political Report. Retrieved February 15, 2019.
  2. ^ Cawthon, Graham (May 2, 2019). "Nine Line Apparel co-founder challenging Buddy Carter for Georgia congressional seat". WJCL. Retrieved May 2, 2019.
  3. ^ "Ring announces run for 1st Congressional District seat". Savannah Morning News. March 27, 2019. Retrieved April 15, 2019.
  4. ^ a b Jimison, Robert (August 5, 2019). "In Their Own Words: Candidates For Georgia's 6th Congressional District". Retrieved August 13, 2019.
  5. ^ Bluestein, Greg (January 19, 2019). "Georgia GOP senator to run for 6th District seat". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved February 15, 2019.
  6. ^ Hallerman, Tamar (June 4, 2019). "Business owner enters 6th District GOP race with pledge to cut spending". The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved June 4, 2019.
  7. ^ Handel, Karen [@karenhandel] (March 25, 2019). "It's official: Karen just announced her campaign for 2020. Join the team and help us take back Georgia 6th district now! youtu.be/S2UQwF-n3E4 #ga06 #gapol" (Tweet). Retrieved March 25, 2019 – via Twitter.
  8. ^ Hallerman, Tamar (May 28, 2019). "Georgia 6th: Military vet promises to bring new perspective to GOP race". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved May 28, 2019.
  9. ^ a b c Galloway, Jim; Hallerman, Tamar; Bluestein, Greg (January 25, 2019). "The Jolt: Johnny Isakson voices bottled-up frustration over immigration". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved February 15, 2019.
  10. ^ https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2019/08/16/donnie-bolena-gop-georgia-white-nationalist/
  11. ^ Trygstad, Kyle [@KyleTrygstad] (April 26, 2019). "A GOP consultant with knowledge tells me Price is NOT running. #GA06" (Tweet). Retrieved July 3, 2019 – via Twitter.
  12. ^ a b c d e f g https://www.georgiapol.com/2019/03/26/karen-handel-receives-endorsements-from-georgias-republican-congressmen/
  13. ^ a b c d https://www.georgiapol.com/2019/03/27/karen-handel-announces-additional-endorsements
  14. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k Hallerman, Tamar (February 7, 2019). "U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall will not seek re-election". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved February 15, 2019.
  15. ^ Yeomans, Curt (June 23, 2019). "POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Babbage to announce bid for GOP 7th Congressional District nomination". Gwinnett Daily Post. Retrieved June 24, 2019.
  16. ^ Galloway, Jim; Bluestein, Greg; Hallerman, Tamar (June 5, 2019). "The Jolt: An already heated debate over Georgia's 'heartbeat' law is about to escalate". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved June 5, 2019.
  17. ^ a b c Nadler, Ben (June 6, 2019). "Backer of Georgia abortion bill announces bid for Congress". The Washington Post. Retrieved June 6, 2019.
  18. ^ Bluestein, Greg (April 22, 2019). "Georgia 7th: Ex-Home Depot executive, a GOP newcomer, enters race". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  19. ^ Bluestein, Greg (May 20, 2019). "The Jolt: Tomlinson picks up some newspaper love - in Virginia". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved May 20, 2019.
  20. ^ Whitmire, Kelly (April 23, 2019). "Meet the first GOP candidates to enter the race for District 7". Forsyth County News. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  21. ^ Hallerman, Tamar; Bluestein, Greg (February 8, 2019). "Georgia 7th: A look at who could run". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved February 15, 2019.
  22. ^ Galloway, Jim; Bluestein, Greg; Hallerman, Tamar (February 21, 2019). "The Jolt: Renee Unterman inches toward a run for Congress". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  23. ^ a b Bluestein, Greg (June 4, 2019). "Georgia 7th: Floyd drops out of race, urges another Republican to run". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved June 4, 2019.
  24. ^ Galloway, Jim; Hallerman, Tamar; Bluestein, Greg (February 11, 2019). "The Jolt: Democrats are coming, warns spokesman for a city of East Cobb". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved February 15, 2019.
  25. ^ Galloway, Jim; Hallerman, Tamar; Bluestein, Greg (February 13, 2019). "The Jolt: Attempted health care rollback cost GOP the U.S. House, top Republican says". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved February 15, 2019.
  26. ^ a b Galloway, Jim; Bluestein, Greg; Hallerman, Tamar (March 6, 2019). "The Jolt: Atlanta neighborhood group attacks airport takeover bill as 'naked power grab'". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved March 6, 2019.
  27. ^ Burress, Jim (March 11, 2019). "John Eaves Files to Run For Congress, But Not in Fulton". WABE. Retrieved March 11, 2019.
  28. ^ Bluestein, Greg (August 15, 2019). "Democrat Karinshak enters crowded race for Georgia's 7th District". ajc.
  29. ^ Hallerman, Tamar (February 20, 2019). "Democrat jumps into 7th District race with 'Medicare for all' pledge". The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  30. ^ Bluestein, Greg (May 1, 2019). "NEW: First Latina lawmaker in Ga. Legislature joins race for 7th District". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  31. ^ Barker, John (April 3, 2019). "Rep. Pedro Marin Will Not Run For Georgia's 7th District". Patch. Retrieved April 3, 2019.
  32. ^ Denery, Jim (March 8, 2019). "Capitol Recap: Two key Republicans back MARTA expansion to Gwinnett". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved May 12, 2019.
  33. ^ Hallerman, Tamar (May 6, 2019). "David Scott draws primary challenge from well-connected Democrat". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved May 6, 2019.
  34. ^ Singer, Jeff (September 19, 2019). "Daily Kos Elections Live Digest: 9/19". The Daily Kos. Retrieved September 19, 2019.

External links[edit]

Official campaign websites for 1st district candidates
Official campaign websites for 6th district candidates
Official campaign websites for 7th district candidates
Official campaign websites for 11th district candidates
Official campaign websites for 13th district candidates