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  IL US Senate - R Primary
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Illinois > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
TypeRepublican Primary Election
Filing Deadline November 01, 2009 - 12:00pm
Polls Open February 02, 2010 - 07:00am
Polls Close February 02, 2010 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2011 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2017 - 12:00pm
Turnout 6.02% Total Population
ContributorTX_Progressive
Last Modifiedev March 06, 2010 12:38pm
Data SourcesIllinois State Board of Elections
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won01/12/2009
NameRoland Burris Votes1 (100.00%)
Term01/15/2009 - 11/29/2010 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/2010
NameMark Kirk Votes1,677,729 (47.31%)
Term11/29/2010 - 01/03/2011 Margin36,243 (+1.02%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceIL US Senate - Special Election 11/02/2010
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
04/30/2009 02/02/2010
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Mark Kirk ------20
Leaning Call: Mark Kirk (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Mark Kirk (100.00%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

01/26/2009 01/25/2010

CANDIDATES
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Name Rep. Mark Kirk Patrick Hughes Circuit Court Judge Donald Lowery Kathleen Thomas Anthony R. "Andy" Martin John Arrington (W) Patricia Elaine Beard
PartyRepublican Republican Republican Republican Republican Republican Republican
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]
Certified Votes420,373 (56.63%) 142,928 (19.26%) 66,357 (8.94%) 54,038 (7.28%) 37,480 (5.05%) 21,090 (2.84%) 2 (0.00%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -277,445 (-37.38%) -354,016 (-47.69%) -366,335 (-49.35%) -382,893 (-51.58%) -399,283 (-53.79%) -420,371 (-56.63%)
Predict Avg.64.50% 21.50% 1.00% 0.40% 0.50% 2.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand 12/31 $3,175,952.00 12/31 $22,561.00 12/31 $10,196.00 12/31 $2,538.00 $-- 12/31 $7,718.00 $--
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MATCHUP POLLS (7 from 7 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg46.46%-- 10.73%-- 3.11%-- 1.53%-- 2.45%-- 1.61%-- 0.00%--
Rasmussen Reports 
01/25/10-01/25/10
53.00% -- 18.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
01/22/10-01/25/10
42.00% -- 9.00% -- 4.00% -- 2.00% -- 3.00% -- 2.00% -- 0.00% --
Market Shares Corp 
01/16/10-01/20/10
47.00% -- 8.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
WGN/Chicago Tribune 
12/02/09-12/08/09
41.00% -- 3.00% -- 1.00% -- 0.00% -- 2.00% -- 2.00% -- 0.00% --
Market Research Insight 
09/14/09-09/15/09
24.00% -- 11.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Zogby International 
03/10/09-03/10/09
26.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
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  Chicago Tribune
  Daily Herald (Suburban Chicago)
  Chicago Sun-Times
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R SC-Conservative
R SC-Conservative

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INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Jan 07, 2010 04:00pm News Mark Kirk: I'm Not Gay  Article COSDem 
Dec 31, 2009 11:00am Commentary In Senate Race, the Illinois G.O.P. Is Digging Its Own Hole   Article ArmyDem 
Dec 28, 2009 05:20am Advertisement Senate GOP Candidate [IL] Questions Rival's Sexuality  Article RP 
Nov 04, 2009 12:45pm Endorsement IL-Sen: Kirk Seeks Palin Endorsement  Article RP 
Sep 24, 2009 01:55pm News Good News for Hughes: RNC Backs Away from Mark Kirk  Article COSDem 
Sep 21, 2009 10:00pm Poll Survey shows Kirk numbers weak [IL Senate]  Article COSDem 

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