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Rep. James P. Moran (D-Va.)

  • District: 8th District, Washington suburbs -- Arlington, Alexandria, part of Fairfax County
  • Residence: Arlington
  • Born: May 16, 1945; Buffalo, N.Y.
  • Religion: Roman Catholic
  • Family: Divorced; four children
  • Education: College of the Holy Cross, B.A. 1967 (economics); City U. of New York, Bernard M. Baruch School of Finance, attended 1967-68; U. of Pittsburgh, M.P.A. 1970
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Alexandria City Council, 1979-84 (vice mayor, 1982-84); mayor of Alexandria, 1985-90 (served as an independent 1985-88); U.S. House, 1991-present
  • Elected: Elected: 1990 (12th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Appropriations (Defense; Interior-Environment - Ranking Member; Legislative Branch)
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State Information: 8th District, Washington suburbs -- Arlington, Alexandria, part of Fairfax County

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general James Moran (D) 226,847 64.6%
J. Murray (R) 107,370 30.6%
Jason Howell (I) 10,180 2.9%
Janet Murphy (IGREEN) 5,985 1.7%
Write-in (WRI) 805 0.2%
2010 general James Moran (D) 116,404 61%
J. Murray (R) 71,145 37.3%
J. Fisher (IGREEN) 2,707 1.4%
write-ins (WRI) 492 0.3%
2008 general James Moran (D) 222,986 67.9%
Mark Ellmore (R) 97,425 29.7%
J. Fisher (IGREEN) 6,829 2.1%
write-ins (Write-In) 957 0.3%
2006 general James Moran (D) 144,700 66.4%
Tom O'Donoghue (R) 66,639 30.6%
James Hurysz (I) 6,094 2.8%
write-ins (Write-In) 476 0.2%
2004 general James Moran (D) 171,986 59.7%
Lisa Cheney (R) 106,231 36.9%
James Hurysz (I) 9,004 3.1%
write-ins (Write-In) 698 0.2%
2002 general James Moran (D) 102,759 59.8%
Scott Tate (R) 64,121 37.3%
Ron Crickenberger (I) 4,558 2.6%
write-ins (Write-In) 361 0.2%
2000 general James Moran (D) 164,178 63.3%
Demaris Miller (R) 88,262 34%
Ron Crickenberger (I) 3,483 1.3%
Rick Herron (I) 2,805 1.1%
write-ins (Write-In) 471 0.2%
1998 general James P. Moran (D) 97,545 66.7%
Demaris Miller (R) 48,352 33%
write-ins (Write-In) 390 0.3%
1996 general James P. Moran (D) 152,334 66.4%
John Otey (R) 64,562 28.1%
R. Ward Edmonds (VREF) 6,243 2.7%
Sarina J. Grosswald (I) 5,239 2.3%
Charles Stanard Severance (I) 740 0.3%
write-ins (Write-In) 303 0.1%
1994 general James P. Moran (D) 120,281 59.3%
Kyle E. McSlarrow (R) 79,568 39.2%
R. Ward Edmonds (I) 1,858 0.9%
William C. Jones (I) 868 0.4%
write-ins (Write-In) 98 0%
1992 general James P. Moran Jr. (D) 138,542 56.1%
Kyle E. McSlarrow (R) 102,717 41.6%
Alvin O. West (I) 5,601 2.3%
write-ins (Write-In) 266 0.1%
1990 general James P. Moran Jr. (D) 88,475 52%
Stan Parris (R) 76,367 45%
Robert T. Murphy (I) 5,958 3%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 68% Mitt Romney: 31%
2008 Barack Obama: 68% John McCain: 31%

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