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  WA US President - D Primary
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Washington > President
Parent RaceUS President - D Primaries
OfficePresident
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline December 28, 2007 - 12:00pm
Polls Open February 19, 2008 - 09:00am
Polls Close February 19, 2008 - 10:00pm
Term Start January 20, 2009 - 11:00pm
Term End January 20, 2013 - 11:00pm
Turnout 11.28% Total Population
ContributorRalphie
Last ModifiedChronicler May 13, 2013 06:57am
Data Sources[Link]
Description Election Day Voting Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. (PST)

State Democrats have refused to allocate any convention delegates based on
the outcome of this primary. All delegates will be selected via precinct caucuses.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/2004
NameJohn Kerry Votes1,510,201 (52.82%)
Term01/20/2005 - 01/20/2009 Margin205,307 (+7.18%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/2008
NameBarack Obama Votes1,750,848 (57.65%)
Term01/20/2009 - 01/20/2013 Margin521,632 (+17.18%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceWA US President 11/04/2008
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KEY RACE? 8.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
12/13/2007 02/19/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Barack Obama 13 2 2 --
Hillary Rodham Clinton ------1
Leaning Call: Barack Obama (85.19%)
Weighted Call: Barack Obama (99.77%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
08/06/2005 02/08/2008

CANDIDATES
Photo
Name Sen. Barack Obama Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton Sen. John Edwards Rep. Dennis Kucinich Gov. Bill Richardson Sen. Joe Biden Sen. Mike Gravel
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]
Certified Votes354,112 (51.22%) 315,744 (45.67%) 11,892 (1.72%) 4,021 (0.58%) 2,040 (0.30%) 1,883 (0.27%) 1,071 (0.16%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -38,368 (-5.55%) -342,220 (-49.50%) -350,091 (-50.64%) -352,072 (-50.92%) -352,229 (-50.95%) -353,041 (-51.06%)
Predict Avg.34.00% 30.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 1.50%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
MATCHUP POLLS (15 from 3 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg49.89%-- 44.89%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--
Survey USA 
02/07/08-02/08/08
50.00% 3.0 45.00% 5.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
02/02/08-02/03/08
53.00% 23.0 40.00% 2.0 0.00% 19.0 0.00% -- 0.00% 4.0 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Washington Poll (University of Washington) 
10/22/07-10/28/07
29.00% -- 44.00% -- 16.00% -- 5.00% -- 3.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Strategic Vision (R) 
10/05/07-10/07/07
22.00% -- 48.00% 16.0 10.00% 3.0 1.00% -- 5.00% 4.0 3.00% 2.0 0.00% --
Survey USA 
05/01/07-05/03/07
30.00% -- 38.00% -- 19.00% -- 0.00% -- 4.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Strategic Vision (R) 
07/21/06-08/23/06
0.00% -- 32.00% 1.0 13.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 1.00% -- 1.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
D Frank Chopp [L]
D Brian Baird [L]
D Christine Gregoire [L]
  The Columbian
D John Lovick [L]
D Norm Dicks [L]
D Thomas S. Foley
D Patty Murray [L]
D Jenny Durkan
MORE CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name Sen. Chris Dodd  
PartyDemocratic  
Website [Website]  
Certified Votes618 (0.09%)  
Margin-353,494 (-51.13%)  
Predict Avg.0.00%  
Cash On Hand $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (15 from 3 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.00%--  
Survey USA 
02/07/08-02/08/08
0.00% --
Survey USA 
02/02/08-02/03/08
0.00% --
Washington Poll (University of Washington) 
10/22/07-10/28/07
0.00% --
Strategic Vision (R) 
10/05/07-10/07/07
1.00% --
Survey USA 
05/01/07-05/03/07
0.00% --
Strategic Vision (R) 
07/21/06-08/23/06
0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Feb 08, 2008 11:00am Endorsement Wash. Gov. Gregoire Endorses Obama  Article WesternDem 
Jan 30, 2008 12:00pm Endorsement Washington Senator Patty Murray Endorses Clinton  Article New York Democrat 
Nov 12, 2007 07:00pm Blog Entry None of state's "strong women" yet back Clinton  Article Ralphie 

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