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  IL - District 08
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Illinois > IL - District 08
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline November 05, 2007 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 04, 2008 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 04, 2008 - 10:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 2009 - 11:00pm
Term End January 03, 2011 - 12:00pm
Turnout 45.21% Total Population
ContributorArmyDem
Last ModifiedImperator December 13, 2008 09:01am
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Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/2006
NameMelissa Bean Votes93,355 (50.91%)
Term01/03/2007 - 01/03/2009 Margin12,635 (+6.89%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/2010
NameJoseph Walsh Votes98,115 (48.47%)
Term01/03/2011 - 01/03/2013 Margin290 (+0.14%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Feb 05, 2008 IL - District 08-D Primary Melissa Bean
Feb 05, 2008 IL - District 08-R Primary Steve Greenberg
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KEY RACE? 6.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
03/30/2007 11/04/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Melissa Bean 7 8 9 2
Steve Greenberg 1 ------
Leaning Call: Melissa Bean (98.31%)
Weighted Call: Melissa Bean (100.00%)

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Name (I) Rep. Melissa Bean Steve Greenberg  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
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Certified Votes179,444 (60.72%) 116,081 (39.28%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -63,363 (-21.44%)  
Predict Avg.51.67% 47.00%  
ev54.00% (+1.07 pts) 46.00% (-0.53 pts)
Silver Dime49.00% (-2.26 pts) 47.00% (-1.20 pts)
Some say...52.00% (-0.26 pts) 48.00% (-1.87 pts)
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website [Website] [Website]  
Entry Date 11/12/2006 11/12/2006  
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