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Parents > United States > Minnesota > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 2002 - 12:00am
Polls Open November 05, 2002 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 05, 2002 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 06, 2003 - 12:00pm
Term End January 02, 2007 - 12:00pm
Turnout 45.79% Total Population
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifiedEric December 24, 2006 12:48am
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyReform Won11/03/1998
NameJesse Ventura Votes773,713 (36.99%)
Term01/04/1999 - 01/06/2003 Margin56,363 (+2.69%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/2006
NameTim Pawlenty Votes1,028,568 (46.69%)
Term01/02/2007 - 01/03/2011 Margin21,108 (+0.96%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Feb 01, 2000 MN Governor - Party Switch Jesse Ventura
Mar 05, 2002 Minnesota Governor - G Caucus (Straw Poll) Ken Pentel
Mar 11, 2002 MN Governor - G Caucus Ken Pentel
Mar 11, 2002 MN Governor - R Caucus Brian Sullivan
Apr 07, 2002 MN Governor - DFL Endorsement Roger D. Moe
Sep 10, 2002 MN Governor - G Primary Ken Pentel
Sep 10, 2002 MN Governor - MNI Primary Timothy J. "Tim" Penny
Sep 10, 2002 MN Governor - R Primary Tim Pawlenty
Sep 10, 2002 MN Governor - DFL Primary Roger D. Moe
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
09/02/2002 11/05/2002
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Timothy J. "Tim" Penny 6 ------
Tim Pawlenty 14 2 ----
Roger D. Moe 5 ------
Leaning Call: Tim Pawlenty (62.07%)
Weighted Call: Tim Pawlenty (99.06%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

06/19/2002 11/03/2002

CANDIDATES
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Name Majority Leader Tim Pawlenty St. Sen. Roger D. Moe Rep. Timothy J. "Tim" Penny Ken Pentel Booker T. Hodges IV Kari J. Sachs Lawrence Michael Aeshliman
PartyRepublican Democratic Farmer Labor MN Independence Green Independent Socialist Workers Constitution
Uncertified Votes999,473 (44.37%) 821,268 (36.46%) 364,534 (16.18%) 50,589 (2.25%) 9,698 (0.43%) 3,026 (0.13%) 2,537 (0.11%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -178,205 (-7.91%) -634,939 (-28.19%) -948,884 (-42.13%) -989,775 (-43.94%) -996,447 (-44.24%) -996,936 (-44.26%)
Predict Avg.34.74% 33.15% 28.93% 3.20% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand 12/1 $2,525,770.00 12/1 $2,008,937.00 12/1 $1,056,107.00 12/1 $353,737.00 12/1 $8,659.00 12/1 $406.00 $--
Website [Website]
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MATCHUP POLLS (11 from 5 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg32.15%-- 30.19%-- 15.75%-- 1.85%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--
Star Tribune 
10/31/02-11/03/02
35.00% 2.0 32.00% 3.0 16.00% 3.0 3.00% 2.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Zogby International 
10/31/02-11/02/02
35.00% 5.0 34.00% 9.0 16.00% 11.0 3.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
KSTP 
10/18/02-11/01/02
30.00% -- 27.00% -- 26.00% -- 2.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Star Tribune 
10/28/02-10/28/02
33.00% 4.0 29.00% -- 19.00% 8.0 5.00% 2.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Star Tribune 
10/11/02-10/16/02
29.00% -- 29.00% -- 27.00% -- 3.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Research 2000 
10/11/02-10/12/02
23.00% -- 30.00% -- 34.00% -- 3.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
R TurnerforCongress
R PragCon 3.0
D Andy
AENM Angry Russian
NLP Natural Law Party
J Dr. Cynic
Laf-W Craverguy
IS Sesel
I TX_Progressive
I Justin C. Adams
MFL The Oncoming Storm
Veg Thomas Walker
MORE CANDIDATES
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Name (W) Others (W) Richard A. Klatte (W) Lealand Vettleson (W) William Paul "Bill" Dahn  
PartyIndependent Green Independent MN Independence  
Uncertified Votes1,340 (0.06%) 4 (0.00%) 2 (0.00%) 2 (0.00%)  
Margin-998,133 (-44.31%) -999,469 (-44.37%) -999,471 (-44.37%) -999,471 (-44.37%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $--  
Website [Website]  
MATCHUP POLLS (11 from 5 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--  
Star Tribune 
10/31/02-11/03/02
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Zogby International 
10/31/02-11/02/02
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
KSTP 
10/18/02-11/01/02
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Star Tribune 
10/28/02-10/28/02
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Star Tribune 
10/11/02-10/16/02
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Research 2000 
10/11/02-10/12/02
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Apr 08, 2004 12:00am News GOP donation dispute settled [MN 2002 Gov Election]  Article Servo 
Sep 20, 2003 12:00am News Roger Moe becomes lobbyist for Xcel Energy offshoot  Article Eric 
Oct 11, 2002 03:43pm General Pawlenty camp takes a big hit on ads  Article Moof 
Sep 09, 2002 08:38pm General Penny Pitched Gubernatorial Bid at Minn. Fair  Article RP 
Sep 06, 2002 02:24pm General Minn. Gov. Candidate Penny Under Fire  Article RP 
Aug 28, 2002 11:53am General Penny Pinched  Article RP 

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