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  MN District 05 - DFL Primary
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Minnesota > MN - District 05
OfficeHouse of Representatives
TypeDemocratic-Farmer-Labor Primary Election
Filing Deadline July 18, 2006 - 11:55pm
Polls Open September 12, 2006 - 08:00am
Polls Close September 12, 2006 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2007 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2009 - 12:00pm
Turnout 11.44% Total Population
ContributorEric
Last ModifiedThe Oncoming Storm September 13, 2006 01:11pm
Data SourcesOfficial results: [Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/2004
NameMartin Olav Sabo Votes218,434 (69.67%)
Term01/03/2005 - 01/03/2007 Margin141,834 (+45.24%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/2006
NameKeith Ellison Votes136,060 (55.56%)
Term01/03/2007 - 01/03/2009 Margin83,797 (+34.22%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceMN - District 05 11/07/2006
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
07/04/2006 09/12/2006
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Keith Ellison 5 3 ----
Mike Erlandson 2 ------
Ember D. Reichgott Junge 1 ------
Leaning Call: Keith Ellison (78.57%)
Weighted Call: Mike Erlandson (52.24%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
08/15/2006 08/18/2006

CANDIDATES
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Name St. Rep. Keith Ellison Party Leader Mike Erlandson St. Sen. Ember D. Reichgott Junge City Councilmember Paul Ostrow Andrew Vincent Favorite Gregg A. Iverson Patrick J. Wiles
PartyDemocratic-Farmer-Labor Democratic-Farmer-Labor Democratic-Farmer-Labor Democratic-Farmer-Labor Democratic-Farmer-Labor Democratic-Farmer-Labor Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]
Uncertified Votes29,003 (41.21%) 21,857 (31.06%) 14,454 (20.54%) 3,795 (5.39%) 470 (0.67%) 448 (0.64%) 347 (0.49%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -7,146 (-10.15%) -14,549 (-20.67%) -25,208 (-35.82%) -28,533 (-40.54%) -28,555 (-40.58%) -28,656 (-40.72%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand 6/30 $50,000.00 6/30 $125,000.00 6/30 $125,000.00 6/30 $40,000.00 $-- $-- $--
MATCHUP POLLS (1 from 1 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg15.20%-- 13.20%-- 11.20%-- -6.80%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--
Unknown 
08/15/06-08/18/06
26.00% -- 24.00% -- 22.00% -- 4.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
DFL Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer [L]
DFL Gary Schiff [L]
DFL Gail Dorfman [L]
D Sarnstrom
R Patrick D. "Pat" McGowan [L]
  National Association of Home Builders
D John P. "Jack" Murtha [L]
  League of Conservation Voters (LCV)
I M@
DFL Joan A. Growe [L]
  Lavender Magazine
  EMILY's List
DFL Walter Dziedzic [L]
R Dennis W. Schulstad [L]
DFL John E. Derus [L]
DFL Albert J. "Al" Hofstede [L]
DFL Richard "Dick" Franson [L]

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Aug 24, 2006 09:05am Event 5th District DFL congressional candidates debate  Article The Oncoming Storm 
Aug 01, 2006 10:00am Election Guide Crime becoming a hot issue in [MN] 5th District race  Article The Oncoming Storm 
Jul 07, 2006 11:00am News (Keith) Ellison responds to parking ticket concerns  Article Eric 
Jul 06, 2006 10:00am Election Guide Former party chief [Mike Erlandson] now bucks the party process  Article The Oncoming Storm 
Jun 30, 2006 10:00am Election Guide Jesse Jackson campaigns for Keith Ellison in Minneapolis  Article The Oncoming Storm 

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