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Parents > United States > Maryland > Propositions > 2008 Referenda > Slots
OfficeConstitutional Amendment
Type Referendum
Filing Deadline September 03, 2008 - 11:00am
Polls Open November 04, 2008 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 04, 2008 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2009 - 12:00am
Term End January 03, 9999 - 12:00am
Turnout 73.55% Registered 47.67% Total Population
ContributorU Ole Polecat
Last ModifiedU Ole Polecat November 28, 2008 12:00pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description To determine if the State constitution should be amended to allow no more than 15,000 slot machine installations at five different locations across the state.
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
09/26/2008 11/04/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Yes 2 2 1 --
Leaning Call: Yes (100.00%)
Weighted Call: 0 (0.00%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

01/04/2008 10/20/2008

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name Yes No  
PartyYES NO  
Website  
Certified Votes1,481,973 (58.70%) 1,042,864 (41.30%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -439,109 (-17.39%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
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MATCHUP POLLS (5 from 4 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg56.39%-- 38.63%--  
Washington Post/ABC News 
10/16/08-10/20/08
62.00% -- 36.00% --
Garin-Hart-Yang Research (D) 
10/06/08-10/08/08
58.00% -- 38.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
09/20/08-09/20/08
54.00% -- 35.00% --
Gonzales Research & Marketing Strategies 
08/29/08-09/05/08
49.00% 5.0 43.00% 5.0
Gonzales Research & Marketing Strategies 
01/04/08-01/11/08
54.00% -- 38.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
J Dr. Cynic
FL Silver Dime
  Baltimore Sun
  Maryland Jockey Club
D Benjamin L. Cardin [L]
R Michael Steele [L]
  Washington Post
D Glenn F. Ivey [L]
 

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