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  PA US Senate - R Primary
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
TypeRepublican Primary Election
Filing Deadline February 17, 2004 - 12:00pm
Polls Open April 27, 2004 - 06:00am
Polls Close April 27, 2004 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2005 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2011 - 12:00pm
Turnout 33.11% Registered 8.51% Total Population
ContributorNone Entered
Last ModifiedNone Entered September 27, 2004 06:38am
Data Sources[Link]
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1998
NameArlen Specter Votes1,814,180 (61.34%)
Term01/03/1999 - 01/03/2005 Margin785,341 (+26.55%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/2004
NameArlen Specter Votes2,925,080 (52.62%)
Term01/03/2005 - 04/28/2009 Margin590,954 (+10.63%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RacePA US Senate 11/02/2004
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KEY RACE? 9.4736995697 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
01/09/2003 04/27/2004
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Arlen Specter 11 13 15 1
Pat Toomey 26 7 ----
Leaning Call: Arlen Specter (68.25%)
Weighted Call: Arlen Specter (74.23%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
10/22/2003 04/25/2004

CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Sen. Arlen Specter Rep. Pat Toomey  
PartyRepublican Republican  
Website [Website] [Website]  
Uncertified Votes530,839 (50.82%) 513,693 (49.18%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -17,146 (-1.64%)  
Predict Avg.50.85% 49.10%  
Cash On Hand 12/31 $9,235,112.00 12/31 $2,091,083.00  
MATCHUP POLLS (15 from 7 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg46.80%-- 41.85%--  
Survey USA 
04/23/04-04/25/04
48.00% -- 48.00% --
Quinnipiac University 
04/20/04-04/24/04
48.00% 1.0 42.00% 2.0
the polling company™ (R) 
04/22/04-04/23/04
47.00% -- 39.00% --
Survey USA 
04/20/04-04/20/04
50.00% 4.0 44.00% 4.0
Keystone Poll 
04/13/04-04/20/04
46.00% -- 40.00% 7.0
Quinnipiac University 
04/12/04-04/18/04
49.00% 3.0 44.00% 7.0
ENDORSEMENTS
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J Dr. Cynic
  Harrisburg Patriot-News
R Rockefeller Republican
  Philadelphia Gay News
LBT Smart
R Republitarian
AENM Angry Russian
AM Conservative for America.
 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Apr 17, 2005 07:00pm News Campaign against Specter helped GOP, Toomey claims  Article Tony82 
May 06, 2004 12:00am Commentary Polar Politics  Article None Entered 
May 06, 2004 12:00am News Toomey back on job after primary loss  Article None Entered 
Apr 27, 2004 12:00am News Sen. Specter Faces Tough Challenge in Pennsylvania  Article None Entered 
Apr 27, 2004 12:00am News Unscientific Lancaster New Era Exit Poll Has Toomey Leading Specter, 52-48 (not enough to win statewide)  Article PragCon 3.0 
Apr 27, 2004 12:00am News Pa. Conservative Seeks Upset in Senate  Article None Entered 

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