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RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > New York > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1998 - 12:00am
Polls Open November 03, 1998 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 03, 1998 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1999 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2005 - 12:00pm
Turnout 43.49% Registered 25.96% Total Population
Contributornystate63
Last Modifiednystate63 August 07, 2005 09:51pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description Schumer also ran on the Liberal and Independence lines.
DEM 2,386,314 IDP 109,027 LIB 55,724

D'Amato also ran on the Conservative and Right-to-Life lines.
REP 1,680,203 CON 274,220 RTL 104,565
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1992
NameAlfonse M. D'Amato Votes3,166,994 (49.03%)
Term01/03/1993 - 01/03/1999 Margin80,794 (+1.25%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/2004
NameCharles E. Schumer Votes4,769,824 (71.16%)
Term01/03/2005 - 01/03/2011 Margin3,144,755 (+46.92%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 15, 1998 NY US Senate - D Primary Charles E. Schumer
Sep 15, 1998 NY US Senate - RTL Primary Alfonse M. D'Amato
Sep 15, 1998 NY US Senate - IDP Primary Charles E. Schumer
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KEY RACE? 10.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Leaning Call: 0 (0.00%)
Weighted Call: 0 (0.00%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

12/02/1997 11/01/1998

CANDIDATES
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Name Rep. Charles E. Schumer (I) Sen. Alfonse M. D'Amato Corinne E. Kurtz Joel Kovel William P. McMillen Rose Ana Berbeo  
PartyDemocratic Republican Marijuana Reform Green Libertarian Socialist Workers  
Uncertified Votes2,551,065 (54.62%) 2,058,988 (44.08%) 34,281 (0.73%) 14,735 (0.32%) 8,223 (0.18%) 3,513 (0.08%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -492,077 (-10.54%) -2,516,784 (-53.88%) -2,536,330 (-54.30%) -2,542,842 (-54.44%) -2,547,552 (-54.54%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--  
Website [Website]  
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MATCHUP POLLS (10 from 3 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg47.30%-- 40.77%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--  
Quinnipiac University 
10/26/98-11/01/98
50.00% 2.0 42.00% 2.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Zogby International 
10/27/98-10/28/98
42.00% -- 37.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Marist Institute 
10/26/98-10/27/98
48.00% -- 44.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Quinnipiac University 
10/20/98-10/25/98
48.00% 2.0 44.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Quinnipiac University 
10/07/98-10/12/98
46.00% 2.0 45.00% 3.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Quinnipiac University 
09/16/98-09/22/98
44.00% 7.0 42.00% 7.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
D Andy
IND Monsieur
L FBL
D Blue Wizzrobe
AENM Angry Russian
FL Silver Dime
  Human Rights Campaign
R Barack O-blame-a
IS Sesel
Laf-W Craverguy
RC Zeus the Moose
Veg Thomas Walker
 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
May 05, 2003 01:46pm News Schumer is fined for violating campaign-finance laws  Article Tony82 
Apr 02, 2003 07:06pm General Voting both ways in NY  Article *crickets chirp* 
Nov 03, 1998 12:00am News Schumer topples D'Amato in New York Senate race  Article Barack O-blame-a 

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