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State and federal elections, 2008

Various federal, state, and regional offices were contested in elections on November 4, 2008. Primary elections were held on August 26, 2008.


Federal officesEdit

President of the United StatesEdit

U.S. House of Representatives, First District of FloridaEdit

Florida's first congressional district encompasses Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa, Walton, Holmes, and Washington counties.

REP Jeff Miller (i)
DEM James E. Bryan

Both Joe Roberts (No Party Affiliation) and Robert Crockett Peterman II pre-filed for the race but failed to qualify and will not appear on the ballot.

State officesEdit

State Representative, District 1Edit

REP Greg Evers (i)
REP Ryan L. Gilbert
WRI Samma O. Brannon

State Representative, District 2Edit

REP Dave Murzin (i)
REP Joe Roberts
REP Greg Fink
NPA Zane Bentley

State Representative, District 3Edit

REP C. V. (Clay) Ford (i)
DEM Lumon May

State Attorney, 1st Judicial CircuitEdit

The First Judicial Circuit Court of Florida encompasses Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa, and Walton counties.

REP William "Bill" Eddins (i)

As no other candidates qualified for the office, Eddins was reelected by default.

Public Defender, 1st Judicial CircuitEdit

This is an open seat as the incumbent, Jack Behr, is not seeking re-election.

REP James Owens
REP Kelly Merritt Richards
DEM Tony L. Henderson

See alsoEdit