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RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Missouri > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline March 25, 2008 - 12:00am
Polls Open November 04, 2008 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 04, 2008 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 12, 2009 - 12:00pm
Term End January 14, 2013 - 12:00pm
Turnout 51.43% Total Population
ContributorUser 490
Last ModifiedRBH December 03, 2008 12:18am
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/2004
NameMatt Blunt Votes1,382,419 (50.83%)
Term01/10/2005 - 01/12/2009 Margin80,977 (+2.98%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/2012
NameJay Nixon Votes1,494,056 (54.77%)
Term01/14/2013 - 01/09/2017 Margin333,791 (+12.24%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 05, 2008 MO Governor - R Primary Kenny C. Hulshof
Aug 05, 2008 MO Governor - D Primary Jay Nixon
Aug 05, 2008 MO Governor - LBT Primary Andrew W. Finkenstadt
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KEY RACE? 9.7500000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
06/26/2005 11/04/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Kenny C. Hulshof 4 1 --1
Jay Nixon 18 13 15 9
Leaning Call: Jay Nixon (92.59%)
Weighted Call: Jay Nixon (98.38%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
02/11/2008 11/02/2008

CANDIDATES
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Name Attorney General Jay Nixon Rep. Kenny C. Hulshof Andrew W. Finkenstadt Gregory E. Thompson (W) Mark Serati (W) Theo "Ted" Brown, Sr.  
PartyDemocratic Republican Libertarian Constitution Independent Independent  
Website [Website] [Website]  
Uncertified Votes1,680,611 (58.40%) 1,136,364 (39.49%) 31,850 (1.11%) 28,941 (1.01%) 8 (0.00%) 4 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -544,247 (-18.91%) -1,648,761 (-57.29%) -1,651,670 (-57.39%) -1,680,603 (-58.40%) -1,680,607 (-58.40%)  
Predict Avg.50.25% 44.25% 1.12% 0.80% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (20 from 4 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg54.86%-- 39.08%-- 0.62%-- 1.08%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--  
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/31/08-11/02/08
57.90% 5.9 38.40% 0.6 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/30/08-11/02/08
54.00% 1.0 39.00% 1.0 2.00% 1.0 2.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/25/08-10/26/08
55.00% 1.0 38.00% 4.0 3.00% 1.0 2.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
10/14/08-10/14/08
57.00% 3.0 38.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/11/08-10/12/08
56.00% 2.0 34.00% 3.0 4.00% 2.0 2.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/11/08-10/12/08
52.00% 4.0 39.00% 3.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
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D DylanSH99
D RBH
R B. J. Marsh [L]
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