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RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > New York > 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 01, 2003 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 2007 - 12:00pm
Turnout 40.66% Registered 24.13% Total Population
Contributornystate63
Last ModifiedRBH September 28, 2012 12:55am
Data Sources[Link]
Description Pataki also ran on the Conservative line.
REP 2,085,407 CON 176,848

McCall also ran on the Working Families line.
DEM 1,442,531 WFP 90,533
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1998
NameGeorge E. Pataki Votes2,571,991 (54.32%)
Term01/01/1999 - 01/01/2003 Margin1,001,674 (+21.15%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/2006
NameEliot Spitzer Votes3,086,709 (69.56%)
Term01/01/2007 - 03/17/2008 Margin1,812,374 (+40.84%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 25, 2002 NY Governor - G Convention Stanley Aronowitz
Sep 10, 2002 NY Governor - D Primary Carl McCall
Sep 10, 2002 NY Governor - IDP Primary Tom Golisano
Sep 10, 2002 NY Governor - C Primary George E. Pataki
MAP

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KEY RACE? 2.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
09/02/2002 11/05/2002
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
George E. Pataki 1 6 7 11
Leaning Call: George E. Pataki (100.00%)
Weighted Call: George E. Pataki (100.00%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
12/05/2000 11/03/2002

CANDIDATES
Photo
Name (I) Gov. George E. Pataki Comptroller Carl McCall Tom Golisano Gerard "Jerry" Cronin Stanley Aronowitz Thomas K. Leighton Secretary of Housing & Urban Development Andrew Cuomo
PartyRepublican Democratic Independence Right to Life Green Marijuana Reform Liberal
Website [Website] [Website]
Uncertified Votes2,262,255 (49.40%) 1,534,064 (33.50%) 654,016 (14.28%) 44,195 (0.97%) 41,797 (0.91%) 21,977 (0.48%) 15,761 (0.34%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -728,191 (-15.90%) -1,608,239 (-35.12%) -2,218,060 (-48.44%) -2,220,458 (-48.49%) -2,240,278 (-48.92%) -2,246,494 (-49.06%)
Fusion Votes
 Republican2,085,407
 Conservative176,848
 Democratic1,442,531
 Working Families90,533
Predict Avg.48.64% 34.52% 19.25% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand 12/2 $32,537,178.00 12/2 $6,760,290.00 12/2 $61,139,860.00 12/2 $11,497.87 12/2 $76,748.98 12/2 $6,687.39 12/2 $271,900.25
MATCHUP POLLS (17 from 5 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg45.04%-- 29.96%-- 13.02%-- 1.20%-- 1.11%-- 0.52%-- 1.65%--
Quinnipiac University 
10/28/02-11/03/02
45.00% 2.0 29.00% 2.0 14.00% 4.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/28/02-10/30/02
47.00% 3.0 32.00% 3.0 17.00% 6.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Marist Institute 
10/28/02-10/29/02
47.00% 1.0 27.00% 5.0 17.00% 6.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/21/02-10/23/02
44.00% 2.0 29.00% -- 23.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
New York Times 
10/18/02-10/18/02
42.00% -- 31.00% -- 17.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/14/02-10/16/02
46.00% -- 29.00% 4.0 22.00% 6.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
AENM Angry Russian
D PA-FL Dem
D Dov Hikind
D Vito J. Lopez
D DylanSH99
L FBL
D Bob
J Dr. Cynic
R Hikikomori Blitzkrieg!
IDP Laureen A. Oliver [L]
Laf-W Craverguy
MORE CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name Scott Jeffrey (W) Martín Koppel  
PartyLibertarian Socialist Workers  
Website  
Uncertified Votes5,013 (0.11%) 0 (0.00%)  
Margin-2,257,242 (-49.29%) -2,262,255 (-49.40%)  
Fusion Votes
 
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand 12/1 $4,928.10 $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (17 from 5 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.10%-- 0.05%--  
Quinnipiac University 
10/28/02-11/03/02
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/28/02-10/30/02
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Marist Institute 
10/28/02-10/29/02
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/21/02-10/23/02
0.00% -- 0.00% --
New York Times 
10/18/02-10/18/02
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/14/02-10/16/02
0.00% -- 0.00% --
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Jan 02, 2003 07:42am General Pataki Sworn In  Article RP 
Dec 10, 2002 05:50pm General Pataki Not Seeking Reelection In 2006  Article Stephen Yellin 
Nov 03, 2002 05:31pm General Golisano pulls a head fake; still running  Not Available *crickets chirp* 
Nov 02, 2002 11:19am General Golisano Getting Out?  Article Stephen Yellin 
Oct 15, 2002 12:11pm General N.Y. Gov. Candidates Talk Economy  Article RP 
Sep 27, 2002 06:17pm General Click here! McCall Used Office in Bid for Daughter's Job  Article RP 

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