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RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Tennessee > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 2002 - 12:00am
Polls Open November 05, 2002 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 05, 2002 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2003 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2009 - 12:00pm
Turnout 28.87% Total Population
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifiedBarack O-blame-a April 15, 2004 06:52pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/1996
NameFred Thompson Votes1,091,554 (61.37%)
Term01/03/1997 - 01/03/2003 Margin436,617 (+24.55%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/2008
NameLamar Alexander Votes1,579,477 (65.14%)
Term01/03/2009 - 01/03/2015 Margin812,241 (+33.50%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 01, 2002 TN US Senate - R Primary Lamar Alexander
Aug 01, 2002 TN US Senate - D Primary Bob Clement
MAP

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KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
08/09/2002 11/05/2002
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Lamar Alexander 7 13 10 1
Bob Clement 2 ------
Leaning Call: Lamar Alexander (97.10%)
Weighted Call: Lamar Alexander (50.08%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
06/27/2002 10/28/2002

CANDIDATES
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Name Secretary of Education Lamar Alexander Rep. Bob Clement John Jay Hooker Wesley M. Baker Connie Gammon Karl Stanley Davidson Basil J. Marceaux, Sr.
PartyRepublican Democratic Independent Independent Independent Independent Independent
Website [Website] [Website] [Website]
Uncertified Votes891,420 (54.28%) 728,295 (44.34%) 6,407 (0.39%) 6,105 (0.37%) 5,346 (0.33%) 2,216 (0.14%) 1,173 (0.07%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -163,125 (-9.93%) -885,013 (-53.88%) -885,315 (-53.90%) -886,074 (-53.95%) -889,204 (-54.14%) -890,247 (-54.20%)
Predict Avg.54.04% 45.67% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
MATCHUP POLLS (13 from 8 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg47.90%-- 37.55%-- 1.81%-- 1.81%-- 1.81%-- 1.81%-- 1.81%--
Survey USA 
10/26/02-10/28/02
52.00% 3.0 41.00% 4.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
10/21/02-10/23/02
50.00% 5.0 40.00% 4.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/19/02-10/21/02
49.00% 1.0 45.00% 3.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Ethridge & Associates 
10/18/02-10/21/02
45.00% -- 36.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Ayres, McHenry & Associates (R) 
10/01/02-10/15/02
53.00% -- 39.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
University of Tennessee 
10/07/02-10/13/02
45.00% -- 32.70% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
D Willie Herenton [L]
D PaGuy
  Chattanooga Times Free Press
  Maryville Daily Times
D InspectorMorse
  Tennessean (Nashville)
Laf-W Craverguy
MORE CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name H. Gary Keplinger (W) Write-In  
PartyIndependent Independent  
Website [Website]  
Uncertified Votes1,103 (0.07%) 356 (0.02%)  
Margin-890,317 (-54.21%) -891,064 (-54.25%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (13 from 8 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg1.81%-- 1.81%--  
Survey USA 
10/26/02-10/28/02
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
10/21/02-10/23/02
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/19/02-10/21/02
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Ethridge & Associates 
10/18/02-10/21/02
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Ayres, McHenry & Associates (R) 
10/01/02-10/15/02
0.00% -- 0.00% --
University of Tennessee 
10/07/02-10/13/02
0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Sep 18, 2002 07:40pm General Clement takes advantage of campaign stop for opponent  Article RP 
Sep 06, 2002 08:40am General Gore, Clement will appear at Clarksville fund-raiser  Article RP 

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