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  TN District 9 - D Primary
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Tennessee > TN - District 09
OfficeHouse of Representatives
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline April 06, 2008 - 12:00pm
Polls Open August 07, 2008 - 07:00am
Polls Close August 07, 2008 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2009 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2011 - 12:00pm
ContributorServo
Last ModifiedServo April 22, 2009 03:52am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/2006
NameSteve Cohen Votes103,267 (59.85%)
Term01/03/2007 - 01/03/2009 Margin65,046 (+37.70%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/2008
NameSteve Cohen Votes198,389 (87.65%)
Term01/03/2009 - 01/03/2011 Margin187,408 (+82.80%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceTN - District 09 11/04/2008
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KEY RACE? 7.5000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
06/07/2007 08/07/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Steve Cohen 10 2 1 --
Nikki Tinker 3 ------
Leaning Call: Steve Cohen (85.00%)
Weighted Call: Nikki Tinker (53.53%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

04/21/2008 04/24/2008

CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Rep. Steve Cohen Nikki Tinker St. Rep. Joe Towns, Jr. James Gregory Isaac Richmond  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic  
Website [Website] [Website]  
Uncertified Votes50,284 (79.36%) 11,814 (18.65%) 914 (1.44%) 180 (0.28%) 172 (0.27%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -38,470 (-60.71%) -49,370 (-77.91%) -50,104 (-79.07%) -50,112 (-79.09%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand 7/18 $671,803.00 7/18 $98,620.00 $-- $-- $--  
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MATCHUP POLLS (1 from 1 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg58.81%-- 6.81%-- 0.81%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--  
Lake Research (D) 
04/21/08-04/24/08
63.00% -- 11.00% -- 5.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
  Blue America
D Jesse L. Jackson, Jr. [L]
LAB New Jerusalem
D DFWDem
  EMILY's List
D Gregory W. Meeks [L]
D Stephanie Tubbs Jones [L]
 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Aug 05, 2008 01:00am News [TN-09] KKK founder statue finds its way into another race  Article TX DEM 
Jul 02, 2008 09:25pm Blog Entry [Nikki] Tinker Uses Short Bus for Headquarters  Article Servo 
May 30, 2008 12:00am News EMILY's List endorses challenger to Cohen  Article RBH 
Apr 17, 2008 03:00pm News Black Caucus Members Endorse Challenger to White Memphis Incumbent  Article Ex-New Jerseyan 
Jun 07, 2007 10:00am News Tinker files to take on [U.S. Rep. Steve] Cohen again, setting up racially charged primary  Article Servo 

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