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RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > West Virginia > 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 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 20, 2009 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 2013 - 12:00pm
Turnout 60.28% Registered 39.45% Total Population
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifiedRBH September 19, 2012 02:08pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description Official write-in candidates who received 0 votes:

Lawson Mitchell Bone, Jerry Carroll, Andrew Clarke, Jan Arden Sykes, Gene Zarwell, Keith Judd, James E. Lundeen Sr,
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/2004
NameGeorge W. Bush Votes423,778 (56.06%)
Term01/20/2005 - 01/20/2009 Margin97,237 (+12.86%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/2012
NameMitt Romney Votes417,655 (62.27%)
Term01/20/2013 - 01/20/2017 Margin179,386 (+26.75%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Feb 05, 2008 WV US President - R Caucus Mike Huckabee
May 13, 2008 WV US President - D Primary Hillary Rodham Clinton
May 13, 2008 WV US President - R Primary John McCain
MAP

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KEY RACE? 6.7500000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
02/27/2005 11/04/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
John McCain 13 28 19 9
Barack Obama 1 ------
Leaning Call: John McCain (99.39%)
Weighted Call: John McCain (100.00%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
02/26/2008 11/01/2008

CANDIDATES
Photo
Name Sen. John McCain Sen. Barack Obama Ralph Nader Chuck Baldwin Rep. Cynthia McKinney (W) Santa Claus (W) David L. Rice
PartyRepublican Democratic Independent Constitution Mountain Independent Independent
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]
Certified Votes397,466 (55.71%) 303,857 (42.59%) 7,219 (1.01%) 2,465 (0.35%) 2,355 (0.33%) 59 (0.01%) 18 (0.00%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -93,609 (-13.12%) -390,247 (-54.70%) -395,001 (-55.36%) -395,111 (-55.38%) -397,407 (-55.70%) -397,448 (-55.71%)
Predict Avg.51.00% 40.97% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
MATCHUP POLLS (17 from 13 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg49.27%-- 42.18%-- 0.54%-- 0.01%-- 0.00%-- 0.54%-- 0.54%--
YouGov 
10/18/08-11/01/08
52.00% -- 43.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/29/08-10/30/08
55.00% 5.0 42.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Zogby International 
10/23/08-10/26/08
50.30% -- 40.40% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Research 2000 
10/22/08-10/24/08
49.00% -- 43.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Orion Strategies 
10/20/08-10/21/08
49.00% -- 44.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
10/20/08-10/20/08
52.00% 2.0 43.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/16/08-10/17/08
50.00% -- 42.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
10/16/08-10/17/08
47.00% -- 41.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rainmaker Media Group (D) 
10/14/08-10/15/08
41.67% -- 41.33% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Insider Advantage 
10/13/08-10/13/08
49.00% -- 47.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
American Research Group 
10/04/08-10/08/08
42.00% 7.0 50.00% 5.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
09/24/08-09/24/08
50.00% 5.0 42.00% 5.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Opinion Research Corporation (CNN) 
09/21/08-09/23/08
50.00% -- 46.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
American Research Group 
09/14/08-09/16/08
49.00% -- 45.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mark Blankenship Enterprises (MBE) 
09/05/08-09/07/08
44.00% -- 39.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
06/02/08-06/02/08
45.00% -- 37.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
02/26/08-02/28/08
53.00% -- 35.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
  Wheeling News Register
D Philip "Icky" Frye [L]
  Huntington Herald-Dispatch
  Charleston Gazette
MORE CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name (W) Donald K. Allen (W) Charles G. "Bud" Railey (W) Robert Brown (W) Ronald G. Hobbs (W) Frank Moore  
PartyIndependent Independent Independent Independent Independent  
Website [Website]  
Certified Votes4 (0.00%) 3 (0.00%) 3 (0.00%) 1 (0.00%) 1 (0.00%)  
Margin-397,462 (-55.71%) -397,463 (-55.71%) -397,463 (-55.71%) -397,465 (-55.71%) -397,465 (-55.71%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (17 from 13 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.54%-- 0.54%-- 0.54%-- 0.54%-- 0.54%--  
YouGov 
10/18/08-11/01/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/29/08-10/30/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Zogby International 
10/23/08-10/26/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Research 2000 
10/22/08-10/24/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Orion Strategies 
10/20/08-10/21/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
10/20/08-10/20/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/16/08-10/17/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
10/16/08-10/17/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rainmaker Media Group (D) 
10/14/08-10/15/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Insider Advantage 
10/13/08-10/13/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
American Research Group 
10/04/08-10/08/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
09/24/08-09/24/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Opinion Research Corporation (CNN) 
09/21/08-09/23/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
American Research Group 
09/14/08-09/16/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mark Blankenship Enterprises (MBE) 
09/05/08-09/07/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
06/02/08-06/02/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
02/26/08-02/28/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 

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