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RACE DETAILS
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OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 2010 - 12:00am
Polls Open November 02, 2010 - 08:00am
Polls Close November 02, 2010 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 11, 2011 - 12:00pm
Term End January 13, 2015 - 12:00pm
Turnout 55.69% Registered 35.55% Total Population
ContributorJ.R.
Last ModifiedCOSDem August 30, 2011 06:49pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description Colorado governors take office on the 2nd Tuesday in January every four years.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/2006
NameBill Ritter Votes888,096 (56.99%)
Term01/09/2007 - 01/11/2011 Margin262,210 (+16.83%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/2014
NameJohn Hickenlooper Votes1,006,433 (49.30%)
Term01/13/2015 - 01/08/2019 Margin68,238 (+3.34%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Mar 16, 2010 CO Governor - R Caucuses Scott McInnis
May 22, 2010 CO Governor - R Convention Dan Maes
Aug 10, 2010 CO Governor - D Primary John Hickenlooper
Aug 10, 2010 CO Governor - R Primary Dan Maes
Aug 10, 2010 CO Governor- LBT Primary Jaimes Brown
Aug 31, 2010 CO Governor - ACP Nomination Tom Tancredo
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KEY RACE? 7.3333001137 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
01/11/2008 11/02/2010
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Dan Maes --1 ----
John Hickenlooper 22 19 6 1
Tom Tancredo 10 --1 --
Leaning Call: John Hickenlooper (84.54%)
Weighted Call: John Hickenlooper (89.78%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

03/05/2010 10/28/2010

CANDIDATES
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Name Mayor John Hickenlooper Rep. Tom Tancredo Dan Maes Jaimes Brown Jason R. Clark Paul Fiorino (W) Holly Cremeens
PartyDemocratic American Constitution Republican Libertarian Unaffiliated Unaffiliated Unaffiliated
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]
Certified Votes912,005 (51.02%) 651,232 (36.43%) 199,034 (11.13%) 13,314 (0.75%) 8,576 (0.48%) 3,483 (0.20%) 43 (0.00%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -260,773 (-14.59%) -712,971 (-39.88%) -898,691 (-50.27%) -903,429 (-50.53%) -908,522 (-50.82%) -911,962 (-51.01%)
Predict Avg.46.63% 39.83% 11.45% 0.00% 0.33% 0.17% 0.00%
Cash On Hand 9/21 $228,629.00 9/21 $80,523.00 9/21 $23,963.00 $-- $-- $-- $--
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MATCHUP POLLS (34 from 12 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg52.25%-- 37.97%-- 11.98%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--
Rasmussen Reports 
10/28/10-10/28/10
47.00% 5.0 42.00% 4.0 5.00% 7.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Marist Institute 
10/26/10-10/28/10
47.00% 1.0 43.00% 14.0 7.00% 12.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
YouGov 
10/25/10-10/28/10
47.30% -- 40.40% -- 9.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Opinion Research Corporation (CNN) 
10/20/10-10/26/10
51.00% 4.0 37.00% 8.0 10.00% 11.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
RBI Strategies (D) 
10/24/10-10/26/10
48.00% -- 34.00% -- 10.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/21/10-10/23/10
47.00% -- 44.00% 11.0 5.00% 8.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
D DylanSH99
R 00
J Dr. Cynic
  Colorado Springs Gazette
ACP Benjamin "Big Ben" Goss
AENM Angry Russian
AnFed Grasshopper
R Sarah Palin [L]
LBT Jed
MORE CANDIDATES
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Name (W) Willie Travis Chambers (W) Michael R. Moore (W) Peter J. Carr  
PartyDemocratic Unaffiliated No Party Affiliation  
Website  
Certified Votes24 (0.00%) 18 (0.00%) 1 (0.00%)  
Margin-911,981 (-51.01%) -911,987 (-51.01%) -912,004 (-51.01%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $--  
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MATCHUP POLLS (34 from 12 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--  
Rasmussen Reports 
10/28/10-10/28/10
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Marist Institute 
10/26/10-10/28/10
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
YouGov 
10/25/10-10/28/10
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Opinion Research Corporation (CNN) 
10/20/10-10/26/10
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
RBI Strategies (D) 
10/24/10-10/26/10
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/21/10-10/23/10
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor
08/31/2010 Dan Maes Web Only Ad Issue eng Dan Maes -The Future of Colorado  00:01:43 Green Pigs 
08/19/2010 John Hickenlooper TVAd Issue eng Shower  00:00:33 COSDem 
07/12/2010 John Hickenlooper Web Only Ad Issue eng A Stronger Colorado  00:05:15 COSDem 

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Nov 08, 2010 06:00pm Announcement Former GOP Gov. Bill Owens to help with Hickenlooper transition  Article COSDem 
Oct 16, 2010 11:55pm General News sparks new calls for Maes to drop out of race   Article COSDem 
Oct 01, 2010 03:00pm Endorsement John Hickenlooper for governor  Article COSDem 
Sep 30, 2010 02:00am News Tancredo says Maes should drop from debates, citing Maes' own words  Article Craverguy 
Sep 25, 2010 06:05pm Event Gubernatorial candidates debate in Springs  Article Jason 
Sep 23, 2010 12:00pm Idiocy Dan Maes Calls Tom Tancredo 'Illegal Immigrant' In CO-GOV Race  Article RBH 

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