2020 United States House of Representatives elections in Tennessee

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2020 United States House of Representatives elections in Tennessee

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All 9 Tennessee seats to the United States House of Representatives
 
Party Republican Democratic
Last election 7 2

The 2020 United States House of Representatives elections in Tennessee will be held on November 3, 2020, to elect the nine U.S. Representatives from the state of Tennessee, one from each of the state's nine 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 is based in northeast Tennessee, encompassing all of Carter, Cocke, Greene, Hamblen, Hancock, Hawkins, Johnson, Sullivan, Unicoi, and Washington counties and parts of Jefferson and Sevier counties, and includes the Tri-Cities region. The incumbent is Republican Phil Roe, who was re-elected with 77.1% of the vote in 2018.[1]

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Potential[edit]

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]
  • Chris Rowe, U.S. Army veteran[2]

District 5[edit]

The 5th district is centered on Nashville and the immediate surrounding suburbs. The incumbent is Democrat Jim Cooper, who was re-elected with 67.8% of the vote in 2018.[1]

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

District 7[edit]

The 7th district is encompasses the southern suburbs of Nashville and western rural areas of Middle Tennessee. The incumbent is Republican Mark Green, who was elected with 66.9% of the vote in 2018.[1]

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

District 9[edit]

The 9th district is based in Memphis. The incumbent is Democrat Steve Cohen, who was re-elected with 80.0% of the vote in 2018.[1]

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Wasserman, David; Flinn, Ally (November 7, 2018). "2018 House Popular Vote Tracker". Cook Political Report. Retrieved February 15, 2019.
  2. ^ Elliott, Stephen (January 15, 2019). "Democrat files to run in 1st Congressional District". Nashville Post. Retrieved February 15, 2019.
  3. ^ Garrison, Joey (December 18, 2018). "Nashville U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper to run for re-election in 2020". The Tennessean. Retrieved February 15, 2019.
  4. ^ Ebert, Joel; Allison, Natalie (July 11, 2019). "US Rep. Mark Green says he won't run for US Senate in 2020". The Tennessean. Retrieved July 11, 2019.
  5. ^ Burgess, Katherine (January 1, 2019). "Cohen to seek re-election to Congress in 2020 and 2022". The Commercial Appeal. Retrieved April 11, 2019.
  6. ^ Hardiman, Samuel (August 2, 2019). "Corey Strong announces primary challenge to US Rep. Steve Cohen". Memphis Commercial Appeal. Retrieved August 5, 2019.

External links[edit]

Official campaign websites for 1st district candidates
Official campaign websites for 5th district candidates
Official campaign websites for 7th district candidates
Official campaign websites for 9th district candidates