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RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Iowa > President
Parent RaceUS President - Popular Vote
OfficePresident
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 06, 2012 - 07:00am
Polls Close November 06, 2012 - 09:00pm
Term Start January 20, 2013 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
Turnout 83.64% Registered 51.94% Total Population
ContributorJason
Last ModifiedRBH December 03, 2012 05:00pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/2008
NameBarack Obama Votes828,940 (53.93%)
Term01/20/2009 - 01/20/2013 Margin146,561 (+9.53%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jan 03, 2012 IA US President - R Caucus Rick Santorum
Jan 03, 2012 IA US President - D Caucus Barack Obama
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KEY RACE? 8.5000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
01/04/2009 11/06/2012
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Barack Obama 30 15 2 --
Mitt Romney 10 1 ----
Leaning Call: Barack Obama (84.62%)
Weighted Call: Barack Obama (89.68%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
01/07/2011 11/04/2012

CANDIDATES
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Name (I) President Barack Obama Gov. Mitt Romney Gov. Gary Johnson (W) Write-In Jill Stein Rep. Virgil H. Goode, Jr. Jerry Litzel
PartyDemocratic Republican Libertarian Nonpartisan Green Constitution Independent
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]
Certified Votes822,544 (51.99%) 730,617 (46.18%) 12,926 (0.82%) 7,442 (0.47%) 3,769 (0.24%) 3,038 (0.19%) 1,027 (0.07%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -91,927 (-5.81%) -809,618 (-51.17%) -815,102 (-51.52%) -818,775 (-51.75%) -819,506 (-51.80%) -821,517 (-51.92%)
Predict Avg.49.43% 47.06% 0.55% 0.00% 0.24% 0.23% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
MATCHUP POLLS (47 from 13 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg49.35%-- 44.56%-- 0.32%-- 0.44%-- 0.09%-- 0.29%-- 0.00%--
American Research Group 
11/02/12-11/04/12
48.00% -- 49.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/31/12-11/03/12
50.00% -- 48.00% 3.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
YouGov 
10/31/12-11/03/12
48.00% 2.0 47.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Selzer & Co. 
10/30/12-11/02/12
47.00% 2.0 42.00% 3.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Gravis Marketing (R) 
11/01/12-11/01/12
49.00% 1.0 45.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
CallFire 
10/29/12-10/31/12
50.00% -- 47.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
10/30/12-10/30/12
48.00% -- 49.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
We Ask America 
10/30/12-10/30/12
48.80% 0.1 47.30% 1.4 0.00% 1.2 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/29/12-10/30/12
50.00% 1.0 45.00% 2.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Marist Institute 
10/28/12-10/29/12
50.00% 1.0 44.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
University of Iowa 
10/18/12-10/27/12
44.40% -- 45.20% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Gravis Marketing (R) 
10/24/12-10/24/12
50.00% -- 46.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/23/12-10/24/12
49.00% -- 47.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
10/21/12-10/21/12
48.00% 1.0 48.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/17/12-10/19/12
48.00% 3.0 49.00% 5.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/18/12-10/19/12
49.00% 1.0 48.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Marist Institute 
10/15/12-10/17/12
51.00% 1.0 43.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
We Ask America 
10/15/12-10/15/12
48.70% 1.2 45.90% 2.2 1.20% 1.1 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
American Research Group 
10/11/12-10/14/12
48.00% 3.0 48.00% 4.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
YouGov 
10/04/12-10/11/12
50.00% -- 46.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
QStar News 
09/24/12-10/10/12
48.65% -- 49.45% -- 1.90% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
10/07/12-10/07/12
49.00% 5.0 47.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
We Ask America 
09/25/12-09/27/12
47.50% 2.5 43.70% 0.3 2.30% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
09/24/12-09/26/12
51.00% 4.0 44.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Selzer & Co. 
09/23/12-09/26/12
49.00% -- 45.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Voter/Consumer Research (R) 
09/23/12-09/25/12
46.00% -- 47.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
American Research Group 
09/20/12-09/23/12
51.00% -- 44.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
09/19/12-09/19/12
44.00% -- 47.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Marist Institute 
09/16/12-09/18/12
50.00% -- 42.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
YouGov 
09/07/12-09/14/12
48.00% -- 42.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
08/23/12-08/26/12
47.00% 2.0 45.00% 6.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
08/08/12-08/08/12
44.00% 2.0 46.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
07/12/12-07/15/12
48.00% 3.0 43.00% 2.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
We Ask America 
06/18/12-06/18/12
45.00% -- 44.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
06/11/12-06/11/12
46.00% -- 47.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Marist Institute 
05/22/12-05/24/12
44.00% 2.0 44.00% 5.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
05/03/12-05/06/12
51.00% 5.0 41.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Selzer & Co. 
02/12/12-02/15/12
44.00% -- 46.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
University of Iowa 
11/30/11-12/07/11
41.70% -- 42.60% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Marist Institute 
11/27/11-11/29/11
46.00% 3.0 39.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/07/11-10/10/11
46.00% 3.0 42.00% 2.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Marist Institute 
10/03/11-10/05/11
43.00% -- 40.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
08/19/11-08/21/11
49.00% 2.0 39.00% 2.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
07/05/11-07/07/11
39.00% -- 42.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
05/27/11-05/30/11
49.00% -- 40.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
04/15/11-04/17/11
45.00% -- 41.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
01/07/11-01/09/11
47.00% -- 41.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
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MORE CANDIDATES
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Name James E. Harris Gloria E. La Riva (W) Mayor Rocky Anderson  
PartySocialist Workers Socialism and Liberation Justice  
Website [Website]  
Certified Votes445 (0.03%) 372 (0.02%) 0 (0.00%)  
Margin-822,099 (-51.96%) -822,172 (-51.96%) -822,544 (-51.99%)  
Predict Avg.0.02% 0.02% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (47 from 13 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.02%-- 0.01%-- 0.00%--  
American Research Group 
11/02/12-11/04/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/31/12-11/03/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
YouGov 
10/31/12-11/03/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Selzer & Co. 
10/30/12-11/02/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Gravis Marketing (R) 
11/01/12-11/01/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
CallFire 
10/29/12-10/31/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
10/30/12-10/30/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
We Ask America 
10/30/12-10/30/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/29/12-10/30/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Marist Institute 
10/28/12-10/29/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
University of Iowa 
10/18/12-10/27/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Gravis Marketing (R) 
10/24/12-10/24/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/23/12-10/24/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
10/21/12-10/21/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/17/12-10/19/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/18/12-10/19/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Marist Institute 
10/15/12-10/17/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
We Ask America 
10/15/12-10/15/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
American Research Group 
10/11/12-10/14/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
YouGov 
10/04/12-10/11/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
QStar News 
09/24/12-10/10/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
10/07/12-10/07/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
We Ask America 
09/25/12-09/27/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
09/24/12-09/26/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Selzer & Co. 
09/23/12-09/26/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Voter/Consumer Research (R) 
09/23/12-09/25/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
American Research Group 
09/20/12-09/23/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
09/19/12-09/19/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Marist Institute 
09/16/12-09/18/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
YouGov 
09/07/12-09/14/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
08/23/12-08/26/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
08/08/12-08/08/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
07/12/12-07/15/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
We Ask America 
06/18/12-06/18/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
06/11/12-06/11/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Marist Institute 
05/22/12-05/24/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
05/03/12-05/06/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Selzer & Co. 
02/12/12-02/15/12
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
University of Iowa 
11/30/11-12/07/11
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Marist Institute 
11/27/11-11/29/11
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/07/11-10/10/11
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Marist Institute 
10/03/11-10/05/11
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
08/19/11-08/21/11
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
07/05/11-07/07/11
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
05/27/11-05/30/11
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
04/15/11-04/17/11
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
01/07/11-01/09/11
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
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