Home About Chat Users Issues Party Candidates Polling Firms Media News Polls Calendar Key Races United States President Senate House Governors International

New User Account
"A collaborative political resource." 
Email: Password:

  NJ US Senate - R Primary
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > New Jersey > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
TypeRepublican Primary Election
Filing Deadline April 07, 2008 - 12:00pm
Polls Open June 03, 2008 - 05:00am
Polls Close June 03, 2008 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2009 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2015 - 12:00pm
Turnout 17.94% Registered 2.20% Total Population
ContributorClassical Liberal
Last ModifiedRBH March 10, 2010 02:56pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/2002
NameFrank Lautenberg Votes1,138,193 (53.88%)
Term01/03/2003 - 01/03/2009 Margin209,754 (+9.93%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/2008
NameFrank Lautenberg Votes1,951,218 (56.03%)
Term01/03/2009 - 06/03/2013 Margin490,193 (+14.08%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceNJ US Senate 11/04/2008
MAP

Embed Code
KEY RACE? 9.5000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
04/11/2008 06/03/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Richard "Dick" Zimmer 7 1 3 1
Joseph Pennacchio 2 ------
Murray Sabrin 1 ------
Leaning Call: Richard "Dick" Zimmer (88.00%)
Weighted Call: Richard "Dick" Zimmer (99.37%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
04/24/2008 04/28/2008

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name Rep. Richard "Dick" Zimmer St. Sen. Joseph Pennacchio Murray Sabrin  
PartyRepublican Republican Republican  
Website [Website] [Website] [Website]  
Certified Votes84,663 (45.82%) 74,546 (40.34%) 25,576 (13.84%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -10,117 (-5.48%) -59,087 (-31.98%)  
Predict Avg.35.00% 29.00% 36.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (1 from 1 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg24.15%-- 4.15%-- 3.15%--  
Monmouth University 
04/24/08-04/28/08
25.00% -- 5.00% -- 4.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
  New York Times
  Philadelphia Inquirer
  Star-Ledger (NJ)
R Michael A. "Mike" Ferguson [L]
R Jon Bramnick [L]
R Richard A. "Rick" Merkt
R Michael Patrick Carroll
R Jay Webber
LBT Smart
R Peter Schiff [L]
R Ron Paul
R George Ajjan
 

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Apr 09, 2008 05:00pm Speculative Sources: Unanue likely to be replaced by Dick Zimmer  Article Ex-New Jerseyan 
Apr 07, 2008 08:00pm News Unanue in the race - and in New Jersey - says spokesman  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 06, 2008 04:00pm Announcement The GOP mess: Crowley won't run; Unanue is reconsidering  Article M@ 
Apr 05, 2008 10:00pm News GOP Lands Top-tier Recruit Against Lautenberg  Article zorkpolitics 
Mar 27, 2008 10:00pm General NJ candidate for US Senate lives in NY  Article RP 
Mar 24, 2008 05:15pm Announcement Unanue launches [NJ] Senate bid from Colorado  Article RP 
Mar 05, 2008 08:00am News Estabrook Drops US Senate Bid  Article MontanaGov 
Aug 10, 2007 12:00pm News Doherty will not run for Senate  Article MontanaGov 
Apr 26, 2007 12:25pm Blog Entry Maybe Anne Estabrook should run for Mayor of Summit this fall  Article *crickets chirp* 
Apr 26, 2007 08:30am News Doherty seems ready to challenge Lautenberg  Article *crickets chirp* 
Jan 08, 2007 04:15pm News [NJ] Christie will not run for Senate in 2008  Article ArmyDem 
Dec 20, 2006 01:00pm Blog Entry NJ-SEN: Ferguson Takes Pass On Challenging Lautenberg In 2008  Article ArmyDem 

DISCUSSION
[View All
80
Previous Messages]