(House Race Hotline Coverage)
District Profile: Political issues slice Vermont on different lines -- between liberal, highly educated newcomers and conservative, less educated old Vermonters. Full Profile
2006 results: Peter Welch (D) defeated Martha Rainville (R) by 53-45%.
Peter Welch (D)
Elected in 2006; Seeking second term; Welch was nominated with 87% in a two-way primary.
Thomas James Hermann (Progressive)
Hermann, an Iraq veteran, was unopposed in the primary.
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