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RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Montana > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline March 10, 2014 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 04, 2014 - 08:00am
Polls Close November 04, 2014 - 09:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2015 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2021 - 12:00pm
Turnout 40.99% Total Population
ContributorAndy
Last ModifiedRBH January 05, 2015 01:28am
Data SourcesMontana Secretary of State
Description Incumbent John Walsh (D) dropped out of the race after reports surfaced that he plagiarized large portions of his final thesis for the United States Army War College. The Democratic Party had until August 20, 2014, to choose a new candidate for the general election. On August 16, the party held a convention in Helena where delegates chose Amanda Curtis as their new nominee.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won02/09/2014
NameJohn Walsh Votes1 (100.00%)
Term02/11/2014 - 01/03/2015 Margin1 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 03, 2014 MT US Senate - D Primary John Walsh
Jun 03, 2014 MT US Senate - R Primary Steve Daines
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
12/07/2008 11/04/2014
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
John Walsh 6 3 --3
Steve Daines 1 3 11 15
Leaning Call: Steve Daines (80.65%)
Weighted Call: Steve Daines (96.60%)
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08/18/2014 10/24/2014

CANDIDATES
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Name Rep. Steve Daines St. Rep. Amanda Curtis Roger Roots  
PartyRepublican Democratic Libertarian  
Website [Website] [Website]  
Certified Votes213,709 (57.79%) 148,184 (40.07%) 7,933 (2.15%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -65,525 (-17.72%) -205,776 (-55.64%)  
Predict Avg.53.00% 35.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $--  
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MATCHUP POLLS (5 from 3 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg51.57%-- 39.54%-- 0.00%--  
Gravis Marketing 
10/23/14-10/24/14
53.00% -- 39.00% -- 0.00% --
YouGov 
10/16/14-10/23/14
56.00% 1.0 38.00% 4.0 0.00% --
YouGov 
09/20/14-10/01/14
55.00% 2.0 34.00% 1.0 0.00% --
YouGov 
08/18/14-09/02/14
53.00% -- 35.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
08/18/14-08/19/14
55.00% -- 35.00% -- 0.00% --
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