The Uninsured Are Everyone’s Constituents

The Affordable Care Act's expansion of coverage to the uninsured would benefit House districts represented by Republicans nearly as much as those represented by Democrats, particularly in the South.
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Oct. 7, 2013, 6 p.m.

In­cum­bents are in CAPS. (R) in­dic­ates GOP pickup; (D) in­dic­ates Dem pickup; X in­dic­ates the seat was re­tained by the in­cum­bent party. NOTE: Only third party can­did­ates who re­ceive 5% or more of the vote are in­cluded.

CD Can­did­ates Vote % Vote In GOP Dem —————————————————————————————- MO 01 CLAY (D) 134,295 73% 100% X Ham­lin (R) 43,260 24 —————————————————————————————- MO 02 AKIN (R) 179,731 68% 100% X Lieber (D) 77,249 29 —————————————————————————————- MO 03 CAR­NA­HAN (D) 99,011 49% 100% X Mar­tin (R) 94,593 47 —————————————————————————————- MO 04 SKELTON (D) 101,507 45% 100% Hartz­ler (R) 113,500 50 (R) —————————————————————————————- MO 05 CLEAV­ER (D) 101,076 53% 100% X Turk (R) 84,415 44 —————————————————————————————- MO 06 GRAVES (R) 153,973 69% 100% X Hylton (D) 67,717 31 —————————————————————————————- MO 07 Long (R) 140,260 64% 100% X Eck­ers­ley (D) 67,073 30 —————————————————————————————- MO 08 EMER­SON (R) 128,515 65% 99% X Sowers (D) 56,362 29 —————————————————————————————- MO 09 LUETKE­MEY­ER (R) Un­op­posed X —————————————————————————————-
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