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United States House of Representatives election in Delaware, 2006


United States House of Representatives election in Delaware, 2006

United States House of Representatives election in Delaware, 2006

November 7, 2006

Nominee Michael Castle Dennis Spivack
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 143,897 97,565
Percentage 57.17 38.76

Representative before election

Michael Castle

Elected Representative

Michael Castle

The Delaware United States House election for 2006 was held on November 7, 2006. Delaware has a single seat in the United States House of Representatives which incumbent Michael N. Castle was defending. Castle was re-elected.


  • Democratic primary 1
    • Candidates 1.1
  • Republican primary 2
  • Green Party 3
  • Independent 4
  • General election 5
    • Results 5.1
  • References 6

Democratic primary


  • Dennis Spivack, attorney
  • Karen M. Hartley-Nagle, non-profit organization director
Democratic Party primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Dennis Spivack 9,515 60.34%
Democratic Karen M. Hartley-Nagle 6,253 39.66%
Totals 15,768 100.00%

Republican primary

Congressman Castle faced no opposition in the Republican Party primary.

Green Party


  • Karen M. Hartley-Nagle, formerly of the Democratic Party

General election


Delaware's At-large congressional district election, 2006[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mike Castle (inc.) 143,897 57.17%
Democratic Dennis Spivack 97,565 38.76%
Delaware Independent Karen M. Hartley-Nagle 5,769 2.29%
Green Michael Berg 4,463 1.77%
Totals 251,694 100.00%
Republican hold


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