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  ME Governor
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Maine > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 2010 - 12:00am
Polls Open November 02, 2010 - 05:00am
Polls Close November 02, 2010 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 05, 2011 - 12:00pm
Term End January 07, 2015 - 12:00pm
Turnout 58.53% Registered 43.12% Total Population
ContributorTX_Progressive
Last ModifiedRBH December 17, 2010 05:05pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/2006
NameJohn Baldacci Votes209,927 (38.11%)
Term01/03/2007 - 01/03/2011 Margin43,502 (+7.90%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/2014
NamePaul LePage Votes294,533 (48.18%)
Term01/07/2015 - 01/02/2019 Margin29,408 (+4.81%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 08, 2010 ME Governor - D Primary Elizabeth "Libby" Mitchell
Jun 08, 2010 ME Governor - R Primary Paul LePage
Jun 08, 2010 ME Governor - GIP Primary No Candidate Filed
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KEY RACE? 4.5000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
12/02/2007 11/02/2010
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Elizabeth "Libby" Mitchell 6 4 1 --
Paul LePage 25 9 3 1
Eliot Cutler 3 ------
Leaning Call: Paul LePage (73.68%)
Weighted Call: Paul LePage (87.31%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

10/16/2009 10/28/2010

CANDIDATES
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Name Mayor Paul LePage Eliot Cutler St. Sen. Elizabeth "Libby" Mitchell Shawn H. Moody Kevin L. Scott (W) Others (W) Edwin S. Braley
PartyRepublican Independent Democratic Independent Independent Independent Independent
Website [Website] [Website] [Website]
Certified Votes218,065 (38.07%) 208,270 (36.36%) 109,387 (19.10%) 28,756 (5.02%) 5,664 (0.99%) 2,624 (0.46%) 0 (0.00%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -9,795 (-1.71%) -108,678 (-18.97%) -189,309 (-33.05%) -212,401 (-37.08%) -215,441 (-37.61%) -218,065 (-38.07%)
Predict Avg.45.50% 11.50% 38.00% 1.50% 2.50% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
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MATCHUP POLLS (17 from 6 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg35.79%-- 26.27%-- 21.85%-- 6.65%-- 3.44%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/26/10-10/28/10
40.00% 3.0 28.00% 17.0 24.00% 5.0 4.00% 1.0 1.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Pan Atlantic SMS 
10/25/10-10/28/10
36.80% 3.9 30.60% 16.6 21.80% 6.2 2.80% 1.8 1.10% 0.7 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
10/26/10-10/26/10
40.00% 5.0 26.00% 5.0 26.00% 6.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
FrederickPolls 
10/15/10-10/17/10
32.00% -- 26.00% -- 27.00% -- 6.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Critical Insights 
10/13/10-10/17/10
32.00% 2.0 19.00% 6.0 20.00% 9.0 5.00% 1.0 1.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Pan Atlantic SMS 
10/11/10-10/15/10
32.90% -- 14.00% -- 28.00% -- 4.60% -- 0.40% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
R Maryland Republican
F Blue Republican
LBT Smart
D The Sunset Provision
I Angus King [L]
I smm
GIP Anna J. Trevorrow [L]
D Qbanito
Laf-W Craverguy
G Guy
MORE CANDIDATES
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Name (W) Beverly Cooper-Pete (W) J. Martin "Marty" Vachon  
PartyIndependent Independent  
Website  
Certified Votes0 (0.00%) 0 (0.00%)  
Margin-218,065 (-38.07%) -218,065 (-38.07%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
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MATCHUP POLLS (17 from 6 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.00%-- 0.00%--  
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/26/10-10/28/10
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Pan Atlantic SMS 
10/25/10-10/28/10
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
10/26/10-10/26/10
0.00% -- 0.00% --
FrederickPolls 
10/15/10-10/17/10
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Critical Insights 
10/13/10-10/17/10
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Pan Atlantic SMS 
10/11/10-10/15/10
0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Nov 04, 2010 01:45pm General Maine Election Outcome Renews Calls for Reform  Article Jason 
Sep 29, 2010 03:00pm News LePage Promises to Tell Obama to 'Go to Hell'  Article The Sunset Provision 
Sep 14, 2010 08:00pm News LePage Curses at Reporter, Apologizes  Article ScottĀ³ 
Sep 11, 2010 10:00am News LePage officials admit errors in tax exemptions  Article The Sunset Provision 
Jun 07, 2010 10:00am General Independent candidate Cutler could be one to watch  Article Magical Horse 

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