Home About Chat Users Issues Party Candidates Polling Firms Media News Polls Calendar Key Races United States President Senate House Governors International

New User Account
"A collaborative political resource." 
Email: Password:

  IA District 5 - R Convention
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Iowa > IA - District 05
OfficeHouse of Representatives
TypeRepublican Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 2002 - 12:00pm
Polls Open June 29, 2002 - 06:00am
Polls Close June 29, 2002 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2003 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2005 - 12:00pm
Turnout 0.13% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH July 02, 2008 09:59pm
Data SourcesDes Moines Register - 6/30/2002
Description Since no candidate won 30% in the June 4th Primary, a convention was held to pick the candidate.

FIRST BALLOT: Jeff Ballenger- 135 votes (25 percent), Steve King- 185 (35 percent), John Redwine- 99 (19 percent), Brent Siegrist-114 (21 percent). Redwine drops out, endorses King.

SECOND BALLOT: Ballenger- 128 (24 percent), King- 255 (48 percent), Siegrist- 150 (28 percent). Ballenger drops out, endorses Siegrist .

THIRD BALLOT*: King- 272 (51 percent), Siegrist- 253 (47 percent).

*Seven Woodbury County delegates who had supported Ballenger left before the final vote, and one Pottawattamie County delegate's vote was thrown out on the last ballot to account for a total of 525. Percentages are rounded.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/2000
NameTom Latham Votes159,367 (68.75%)
Term01/03/2001 - 01/03/2003 Margin91,774 (+39.59%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/2002
NameSteve King Votes113,257 (62.15%)
Term01/03/2003 - 01/03/2005 Margin44,404 (+24.37%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceIA District 5 11/05/2002
MAP
128
KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Leaning Call: 0 (0.00%)
Weighted Call: 0 (0.00%)

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name St. Sen. Steve King St. Rep. Brent Siegrist Jeff Ballenger St. Sen. John Redwine  
PartyRepublican Republican Republican Republican  
Website [Website]  
Uncertified Votes272 (36.17%) 253 (33.64%) 128 (17.02%) 99 (13.17%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -19 (-2.53%) -144 (-19.15%) -173 (-23.01%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor

DISCUSSION