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  ME US Senate - R Primary
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Maine > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
TypeRepublican Primary Election
Filing Deadline March 15, 2012 - 12:00pm
Polls Open June 12, 2012 - 06:00am
Polls Close June 12, 2012 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2013 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2019 - 12:00pm
Turnout 26.25% Registered 5.29% Total Population
ContributorJ.R.
Last ModifiedRBH July 05, 2012 06:40pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/2006
NameOlympia Snowe Votes402,598 (74.01%)
Term01/03/2007 - 01/03/2013 Margin290,614 (+53.42%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyIndependent Won11/06/2012
NameAngus King Votes370,580 (52.89%)
Term01/03/2013 - 01/03/2019 Margin155,181 (+22.15%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceME US Senate 11/06/2012
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KEY RACE? 6.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
11/10/2009 06/12/2012
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Olympia Snowe --1 1 1
L. Scott D'Amboise --1 --1
Charles E. "Charlie" Summers 12 5 --1
William J. Schneider 2 ------
Bruce Poliquin 2 ------
Leaning Call: Charles E. "Charlie" Summers (57.78%)
Weighted Call: Charles E. "Charlie" Summers (93.37%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
09/02/2010 04/02/2012

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name Secretary of State Charles E. "Charlie" Summers Treasurer Bruce Poliquin St. Sen. Richard A. Bennett L. Scott D'Amboise Attorney General William J. Schneider St. Sen. Debra D. Plowman  
PartyRepublican Republican Republican Republican Republican Republican  
Website [Website] [Website] [Website]  
Certified Votes20,732 (29.50%) 16,064 (22.86%) 12,576 (17.90%) 7,722 (10.99%) 6,875 (9.78%) 6,309 (8.98%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -4,668 (-6.64%) -8,156 (-11.61%) -13,010 (-18.51%) -13,857 (-19.72%) -14,423 (-20.52%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 16.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (5 from 2 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg24.61%-- 10.92%-- 8.03%-- 6.26%-- 3.19%-- 5.40%--  
Maine People's Resource Center 
03/31/12-04/02/12
27.60% -- 12.00% -- 7.10% -- 3.90% -- 3.90% -- 5.70% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
03/02/12-03/04/12
18.00% -- 8.00% -- 9.00% -- 10.00% -- 1.00% -- 4.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
10/28/11-10/31/11
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 10.00% 8.0 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
03/03/11-03/06/11
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 18.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
09/02/10-09/06/10
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
R Michael Thibodeau [L]
R Ryan Harmon [L]
R Leslie T. Fossel [L]
R Peter B. Rioux [L]
  Concerned Women for America
  FreedomWorks PAC
R Mike Lee [L]
  Republican Liberty Caucus
R Chandler E. Woodcock [L]
R John Frary [L]
R David R. Hastings III [L]
  Freedom's Defense Fund
LBT Smart
AENM Angry Russian
R Les Otten [L]
  Associated Builders & Contractors of Maine
 

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INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Mar 02, 2012 01:20pm News Cianchette says no to Maine Senate race  Article TX DEM 
Mar 02, 2012 01:00pm News Steve Abbott Not Running for Maine U.S. Senate Seat  Article TX DEM 
Mar 02, 2012 01:00pm News GOP State Senate President Kevin Raye Will Not Run for Olympia Snowe's Senate Seat  Article TX DEM 
Feb 28, 2012 04:15pm Announcement Sen. Snowe: Won't seek re-election  Article COSDem 
Feb 10, 2011 09:30am News Tea Party Express Names Snowe as Its Next Moderate Republican Target  Article ArmyDem 
Dec 14, 2010 11:00am Analysis Tea Partyers Struggle to Unite Against Snowe  Article IndyGeorgia 

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