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RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Florida > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1988 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 08, 1988 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 08, 1988 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1989 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1995 - 12:00pm
Turnout 72.24% Registered 41.74% Total Population
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifiedWishful Thinking March 14, 2003 12:22am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1982
NameLawton Chiles Votes1,637,667 (61.72%)
Term01/03/1983 - 01/03/1989 Margin622,337 (+23.45%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/1994
NameConnie Mack III Votes2,895,200 (70.50%)
Term01/03/1995 - 01/03/2001 Margin1,684,623 (+41.02%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 06, 1988 FL US Senate- R Primary Connie Mack III
Sep 06, 1988 FL US Senate- D Primary William D. "Bill" Gunter, Jr.
Oct 04, 1988 FL US Senate- D Run-Off Kenneth "Buddy" MacKay, Jr.
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KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Leaning Call: 0 (0.00%)
Weighted Call: 0 (0.00%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
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05/08/1988 07/10/1988

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Name Rep. Connie Mack III Rep. Kenneth "Buddy" MacKay, Jr. (W) Adam Straus  
PartyRepublican Democratic Independent  
Website  
Uncertified Votes2,051,071 (50.42%) 2,016,553 (49.57%) 585 (0.01%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -34,518 (-0.85%) -2,050,486 (-50.40%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (2 from 1 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg38.05%-- 36.09%-- 0.02%--  
Mason-Dixon 
07/08/88-07/10/88
39.00% 9.0 30.00% 3.0 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
05/08/88-05/10/88
30.00% -- 27.00% -- 0.00% --
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