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  MA US Senate - Special Election
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Massachusetts > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline April 03, 2013 - 12:00pm
Polls Open June 25, 2013 - 06:00am
Polls Close June 25, 2013 - 07:00pm
Term Start June 26, 2013 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2015 - 12:00pm
Turnout 28.11% Registered 17.95% Total Population
ContributorAndy
Last ModifiedRP August 28, 2014 02:07am
Data Sources
Description To fill the seat vacated by the appointment of Senator John Kerry as Secretary of State.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won01/30/2013
NameWilliam "Mo" Cowan Votes1 (100.00%)
Term02/01/2013 - 06/26/2013 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/2014
NameEdward J. Markey Votes1,289,944 (61.87%)
Term01/03/2015 - 01/03/2021 Margin497,994 (+23.88%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Apr 30, 2013 MA US Senate - Special R Primary Gabriel Gomez
Apr 30, 2013 MA US Senate - Special D Primary Edward J. Markey
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
11/17/2008 06/25/2013
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Edward J. Markey 3 1 5 30
Leaning Call: Edward J. Markey (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Edward J. Markey (100.00%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
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02/11/2013 06/22/2013

CANDIDATES
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Name Rep. Edward J. Markey Gabriel Gomez Richard Heos  
PartyDemocratic Republican Twelve Visions  
Uncertified Votes645,429 (54.92%) 525,307 (44.70%) 4,550 (0.39%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -120,122 (-10.22%) -640,879 (-54.53%)  
Predict Avg.56.50% 30.33% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $--  
Website [Website]  
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MATCHUP POLLS (22 from 13 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg49.86%-- 39.90%-- 0.00%--  
Suffolk University 
06/19/13-06/22/13
52.00% -- 42.00% -- 0.00% --
Emerson College 
06/19/13-06/20/13
51.00% 9.0 41.00% 5.0 0.00% --
Western New England University 
06/16/13-06/20/13
49.00% 2.0 41.00% 5.0 0.00% --
McLaughlin & Associates (R) 
06/17/13-06/19/13
47.00% 2.0 44.00% -- 0.00% --
Boston Herald 
06/15/13-06/19/13
56.00% -- 36.00% -- 0.00% --
OnMessage Inc. (R) 
06/16/13-06/17/13
47.00% 1.0 40.00% 3.0 0.00% --
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
May 09, 2013 03:00pm Scandal Gomez took $281,500 home tax deduction  Article karin1492 
May 06, 2013 03:00pm News 3rd party senate candidate has long odds  Article Jed 
Apr 23, 2013 09:20am Endorsement Lynch, Winslow [Lowell] Sun's Senate choices  Article Miro 
Mar 24, 2013 10:00pm Press Release Libertarian Daniel Fishman Withdraws Campaign For Special Massachusetts Senate Election  Article Miro 
Feb 16, 2013 10:00pm News With Brown out, Massachusetts Republicans still upbeat about special election  Article RBH 
Feb 06, 2013 02:00pm News Fishman to seek [MA] Senate seat  Article Miro 

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