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Parents > United States > U.S. Executive
OfficePresident
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline January 20, 2008 - 06:45pm
Polls Open August 25, 2008 - 07:00pm
Polls Close August 27, 2008 - 06:00pm
Term Start January 20, 2009 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 2013 - 12:00pm
Turnout 0.00% Total Population
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedRBH January 09, 2013 07:23pm
Data SourcesThe roll call was suspended after 13 states, DC, Guam, Democrats Abroad, and American Samoa had voted. The vote when the roll call was suspended is shown here.

Results obtained here: [Link]
Description

45th Democratic National Convention, 2008

Temporary Chairman
Chairman
Keynote Speaker
Presidential Nominee
Vice Presidential Nominee
DNC Chair
Howard B. Dean VT
U.S. House Speaker
Nancy D. Pelosi CA
Former Gov.
Mark Warner VA
U.S. Senator
Barack Obama IL
U.S. Senator
Joseph R. Biden DE
Overview

The 45th Democratic National Convention was held 8/25-28/2008 in a hockey stadium named Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. As with most national political conventions of recent decades, events were scheduled to provide for committees to meet privately in the mornings, to report in the afternoon with evenings set aside for speakers.

Recap of the 2008 primary season

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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won12/13/2004
NameGeorge W. Bush Votes286 (53.16%)
Term01/20/2005 - 01/20/2009 Margin35 (+6.51%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won12/15/2008
NameBarack Obama Votes365 (67.84%)
Term01/20/2009 - 01/20/2013 Margin192 (+35.69%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceUS President 12/15/2008
MAP
KEY RACE? 9.6000003815 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
05/26/2008 08/27/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Barack Obama --1 --20
Leaning Call: Barack Obama (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Barack Obama (100.00%)

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name Sen. Barack Obama Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton Abstaining  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic  
Website [Website] [Website]  
Certified Votes3,189 (75.93%) 1,011 (24.07%) 0 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -2,178 (-51.86%) -3,189 (-75.93%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
J Dr. Cynic
LBT Silver Dime
D Andy
D DylanSH99
D Dolores Huerta
R TurnerforCongress
Veg Nothing wrong, just gone
AM Conservative for America.
 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Dec 30, 2009 04:35pm News Dems move to sack superdelegates  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Nov 02, 2008 01:00pm News Obama and Clinton reach common ground  Article COSDem 
Sep 06, 2008 09:00pm Blog Entry The Bogus Flag Story  Article Gaear Grimsrud 
Sep 06, 2008 01:50pm Blog Entry Republican Recycling [Dems trash 12,000 flags]  Article PragCon 3.0 
Aug 29, 2008 01:00pm News Obama's speech seen by 38 million viewers  Article ArmyDem 
Aug 27, 2008 05:00pm Blog Entry Bush, RNC Both Heart Greek Columns, Too!  Article ArmyDem 

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