Who Won the 2010 Arizona 8th District Election?
Date:Nov 2, 2010
For:Arizona 8th District
Runner Up:Jesse Kelly (REP - 47%); Steven Stoltz (LIB - 4%)
Democratic incumbent Gabrielle Giffords won her race for reelection, after a challenge from Republican nominee Marine veteran and businessman Jesse Kelly and Libertarian nominee engineer Steven Stoltz.
In the Republican primary, Kelly defeated former State Senator Jonathan Paton and 2 other candidates. Giffords and Stoltz ran unopposed in their respective primaries. District 8 has been represented by Giffords since 2007.