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  FL District 8
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Florida > FL - District 08
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline July 18, 2008 - 12:00am
Polls Open November 04, 2008 - 12:00am
Polls Close November 04, 2008 - 12:25am
Term Start January 03, 2009 - 12:00am
Term End January 03, 2011 - 12:00am
Turnout 84.35% Registered 51.99% Total Population
ContributorSome say...
Last Modifiedbudgeteer February 25, 2011 12:18pm
Data SourcesFlorida Secretary of State
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/2006
NameRichard A. "Ric" Keller Votes95,258 (52.79%)
Term01/03/2007 - 01/03/2009 Margin12,732 (+7.06%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/2010
NameDaniel Webster Votes123,586 (56.11%)
Term01/03/2011 - 01/03/2013 Margin39,419 (+17.90%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 26, 2008 FL District 8 - R Primary Richard A. "Ric" Keller
Aug 26, 2008 FL District 8 - D Primary Alan Grayson
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KEY RACE? 9.2500000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
09/27/2007 11/04/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Alan Grayson 22 3 ----
Richard A. "Ric" Keller 3 3 1 --
Leaning Call: Alan Grayson (70.00%)
Weighted Call: Alan Grayson (99.67%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

09/03/2008 10/22/2008

CANDIDATES
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Name Alan Grayson (I) Rep. Richard A. "Ric" Keller  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
Certified Votes172,854 (52.01%) 159,490 (47.99%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -13,364 (-4.02%)  
Predict Avg.50.00% 50.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website [Website] [Website]  
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MATCHUP POLLS (2 from 2 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg48.41%-- 42.44%--  
Benenson Strategy Group (D) 
10/21/08-10/22/08
52.00% -- 41.00% --
Kitchens Group (D) 
09/03/08-09/06/08
44.00% -- 40.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
D Some say...
IndP 6921
D PaGuy
I Bill Hillsman [L]
Veg Thomas Walker
  Esquire
  Orlando Sentinel
FWP CBlock941
 

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor
10/28/2008 Richard A. "Ric" Keller TVAd Attack eng Alan Grayson: A Posterboy for Greed   00:00:30 RBH 

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Oct 29, 2008 02:55pm Advertisement Keller vs. Elvis, er, Grayson  Article Craverguy 
Oct 20, 2008 12:10pm Analysis Orlando's congressional seat turns blue  Article Craverguy 
Oct 16, 2008 06:30pm Advertisement Keller: Grayson is 'not one of us'  Article Craverguy 
Oct 14, 2008 02:00am Analysis For Keller, Grayson, WMFE debate is mud fest  Article Craverguy 
Oct 09, 2008 09:05pm Blog Entry Alan Grayson: Support For Our Vets Takes More Than Hot Air  Article Craverguy 
Oct 09, 2008 02:00am Profile Attorney Alan Grayson states his case against Iraq war, fraud  Article Craverguy 

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