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Rep. John F. Tierney (D-Mass.)

  • District: 6th District, North Shore -- Lynn, Peabody
  • Residence: Salem
  • Born: September 18, 1951; Salem, Mass.
  • Religion: Unspecified
  • Family: Wife, Patrice Tierney
  • Education: Salem State College, B.A. 1973 (political science); Suffolk U., J.D. 1976
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Democratic nominee for U.S. House, 1994; U.S. House, 1997-present
  • Elected: Elected: 1996 (9th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Education & the Workforce (Health, Employment, Labor & Pensions - Ranking Member; Higher Education & Workforce Training); Oversight & Government Reform (National Security - Ranking Member)
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State Information: 6th District, North Shore -- Lynn, Peabody

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general John Tierney (D) 180,942 48.3%
Richard Tisei (R) 176,612 47.1%
Daniel Fishman (LIBERT) 16,739 4.5%
Write Ins (WRI) 514 0.1%
2010 general John Tierney (D) 142,732 56.8%
Bill Hudak (R) 107,930 43%
write-ins (WRI) 419 0.2%
2008 general John Tierney (D) 226,216 70.4%
Richard Baker (R) 94,845 29.5%
write-ins (Write-In) 251 0.1%
2006 general John Tierney (D) 168,056 69.6%
Richard Barton (R) 72,997 30.2%
write-ins (Write-In) 572 0.2%
2004 general John Tierney (D) 213,458 69.9%
Steven O'Malley (R) 91,597 30%
write-ins (Write-In) 467 0.2%
2002 general John Tierney (D) 162,900 68.3%
Mark Smith (R) 75,462 31.6%
write-ins (Write-In) 253 0.1%
2000 general John Tierney (D) 205,324 71%
Paul McCarthy (R) 83,501 28.9%
write-ins (Write-In) 218 0.1%
1998 general John F. Tierney (D) 117,132 54.6%
Peter G. Torkildsen (R) 90,986 42.4%
Randal C. Fritz (I) 6,544 3%
write-ins (Write-In) 44 0%
1996 general John F. Tierney (D) 133,694 48.2%
Peter G. Torkildsen (R) 133,323 48.1%
Martin J. McNulty (I) 4,183 1.5%
Randal C. Fritz (C) 2,532 0.9%
Benjamin A. Gatchell (I) 2,043 0.7%
Orrin Smith (NL) 1,371 0.5%
write-ins (Write-In) 594 0.2%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 55% Mitt Romney: 44%
2008 Barack Obama: 57% John McCain: 41%

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