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  MN US President
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Minnesota > President
Parent RaceUS President - Popular Vote
OfficePresident
Type General Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 2008 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 04, 2008 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 04, 2008 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 20, 2009 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 2013 - 12:00pm
Turnout 59.16% Total Population
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last Modifiedev December 23, 2008 12:12pm
Data SourcesMinnesota Secretary of State: [Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/2004
NameJohn Kerry Votes1,445,014 (51.09%)
Term01/20/2005 - 01/20/2009 Margin98,319 (+3.48%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/2012
NameBarack Obama Votes1,546,167 (52.65%)
Term01/20/2013 - 01/20/2017 Margin225,942 (+7.69%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Feb 05, 2008 MN US President - R Caucus Mitt Romney
Feb 05, 2008 MN US President - D Caucus Barack Obama
Feb 05, 2008 MN US President - CST Caucus Ron Paul
Mar 04, 2008 MN US President - MNI Caucus Michael Bloomberg
Mar 04, 2008 MN US President - G Caucus Cynthia McKinney
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KEY RACE? 9.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
02/27/2005 11/04/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Barack Obama 17 39 16 1
John McCain 2 ------
Leaning Call: Barack Obama (98.66%)
Weighted Call: Barack Obama (100.01%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
06/11/2008 11/01/2008

CANDIDATES
Photo
Name Sen. Barack Obama Sen. John McCain Ralph Nader (W) Write-In Rep. Bob Barr Chuck Baldwin Rep. Cynthia McKinney
PartyDemocratic Republican Independent Independent Libertarian Constitution Green
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]
Certified Votes1,573,354 (54.06%) 1,275,409 (43.82%) 30,152 (1.04%) 9,496 (0.33%) 9,174 (0.32%) 6,787 (0.23%) 5,174 (0.18%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -297,945 (-10.24%) -1,543,202 (-53.02%) -1,563,858 (-53.73%) -1,564,180 (-53.75%) -1,566,567 (-53.83%) -1,568,180 (-53.88%)
Predict Avg.49.33% 43.70% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
MATCHUP POLLS (35 from 14 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg51.75%-- 41.19%-- -0.76%-- 0.00%-- -0.72%-- 0.11%-- 0.16%--
Survey USA 
10/30/08-11/01/08
49.00% 3.0 46.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
YouGov 
10/18/08-11/01/08
51.00% -- 45.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Princeton Survey Research Associates 
10/29/08-10/31/08
53.00% 2.0 42.00% 5.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/28/08-10/30/08
57.00% -- 41.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
10/28/08-10/28/08
55.00% 1.0 43.00% 2.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
10/27/08-10/28/08
48.00% -- 40.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
  St. Cloud Times
MNI Tom Horner [L]
  Star Tribune, The (Minneapolis - St. Paul)
D Eric
R Arne H. Carlson [L]
MFL The Oncoming Storm
  Duluth News Tribune
DFL Stephen G. Wenzel [L]
DFL A. M. "Sandy" Keith [L]
MNI Timothy J. "Tim" Penny [L]
G Danene Provencher [L]
G Ray Tricomo [L]
CST Harley Swarm, Jr. [L]
MORE CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name Róger Calero (W) Assistant Secretary Alan Keyes (W) Brian P. Moore (W) Joe C. "Average Joe" Schriner (W) Curtis Montgomery (W) Jonathan E. Allen  
PartySocialist Workers Independent Socialist Independent Independent Heartquake 08  
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]  
Certified Votes790 (0.03%) 22 (0.00%) 7 (0.00%) 3 (0.00%) 1 (0.00%) 0 (0.00%)  
Margin-1,572,564 (-54.03%) -1,573,332 (-54.06%) -1,573,347 (-54.06%) -1,573,351 (-54.06%) -1,573,353 (-54.06%) -1,573,354 (-54.06%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (35 from 14 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.01%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--  
Survey USA 
10/30/08-11/01/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
YouGov 
10/18/08-11/01/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Princeton Survey Research Associates 
10/29/08-10/31/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/28/08-10/30/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
10/28/08-10/28/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
10/27/08-10/28/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
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Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Oct 05, 2008 12:05am Poll Obama leaps ahead of McCain: The Democrat's lead in the state [MN] is tied to the economy, the debate and new party strength  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Jun 16, 2008 02:00pm News Veteran of Wellstone races to run Obama's state campaign [MN]  Article COSDem 

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