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Parents > United States > Massachusetts > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00am
Polls Open November 07, 2006 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 07, 2006 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2007 - 12:00pm
Term End August 25, 2009 - 12:00pm
Turnout 87.07% Registered 34.11% Total Population
ContributorRalphie
Last ModifiedThe Sunset Provision August 26, 2009 01:02am
Data Sources[Link]
Description Term end due to the death of Senator Ted Kennedy.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/2000
NameEdward M. "Ted" Kennedy Votes1,887,479 (72.61%)
Term01/03/2001 - 01/03/2007 Margin1,552,779 (+59.73%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won09/25/2009
NamePaul G. Kirk, Jr. Votes1 (100.00%)
Term09/25/2009 - 02/04/2010 Margin1 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Apr 29, 2006 MA US Senate - R Convention Kenneth G. Chase
Sep 07, 2006 MA US Senate - R Primary Kenneth G. Chase
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KEY RACE? 7.1999998093 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
07/24/2004 11/07/2006
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Edward M. "Ted" Kennedy 1 2 2 66
Leaning Call: Edward M. "Ted" Kennedy (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Edward M. "Ted" Kennedy (100.00%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

10/20/2006 10/23/2006

CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Sen. Edward M. "Ted" Kennedy Kenneth G. Chase Others  
PartyDemocratic Republican Independent  
Certified Votes1,500,738 (69.30%) 661,532 (30.55%) 3,220 (0.15%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -839,206 (-38.75%) -1,497,518 (-69.15%)  
Predict Avg.60.12% 39.62% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $--  
Website [Website] [Website]  
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MATCHUP POLLS (1 from 1 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg57.86%-- 28.78%-- 0.00%--  
Suffolk University 
10/20/06-10/23/06
60.00% -- 26.00% -- 0.00% --
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D H. Warren Beatty [L]
D Andy
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I TX_Progressive
R Hikikomori Blitzkrieg!
R TurnerforCongress
R CAGOP
R SC-Conservative
 

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