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  WA Governor - Open Primary
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Washington > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type Primary Election
Filing Deadline May 18, 2012 - 08:00pm
Polls Open August 07, 2012 - 09:00am
Polls Close August 07, 2012 - 10:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2013 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2017 - 12:00pm
Turnout 22.99% Total Population
ContributorRalphie
Last ModifiedMr. Matt August 24, 2012 08:45pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description Top two candidates advance to the general election regardless of party affiliation.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/2008
NameChristine Gregoire Votes1,598,738 (53.24%)
Term01/14/2009 - 01/09/2013 Margin194,614 (+6.48%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/2012
NameJay Inslee Votes1,582,802 (51.54%)
Term01/09/2013 - 01/11/2017 Margin94,557 (+3.08%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceWA Governor 11/06/2012
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
04/25/2009 08/07/2012
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Rob McKenna 10 ----1
Jay Inslee 9 ----1
Leaning Call: Rob McKenna (51.85%)
Weighted Call: Jay Inslee (63.83%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
06/28/2011 06/30/2011

CANDIDATES
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Name Rep. Jay Inslee Attorney General Rob McKenna Shahram Hadian Robert K. Hill James A. White Christian Pierre Joubert L. Dale Sorgen
PartyDemocratic Republican Republican Democratic Independent Unaffiliated Independent
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]
Certified Votes664,534 (47.14%) 604,872 (42.90%) 46,169 (3.28%) 45,453 (3.22%) 13,764 (0.98%) 10,457 (0.74%) 9,734 (0.69%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -59,662 (-4.23%) -618,365 (-43.86%) -619,081 (-43.91%) -650,770 (-46.16%) -654,077 (-46.39%) -654,800 (-46.44%)
Predict Avg.32.50% 33.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
MATCHUP POLLS (1 from 1 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg14.71%-- 21.23%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--
Elway 
06/28/11-06/30/11
17.00% -- 20.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
  Eat the State!
  Washington Conservation Voters
D Lisa Brown [L]
D Patty Murray
  Seattle Times
D Maggie Fimia [L]
D Mark Doumit [L]
D Tim Sheldon [L]
LBT Smart
LBT Jed Ziggler
MORE CANDIDATES
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Name Max Sampson Javier Lopez  
PartyRepublican Republican  
Website [Website]  
Certified Votes8,753 (0.62%) 6,131 (0.44%)  
Margin-655,781 (-46.51%) -658,403 (-46.70%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (1 from 1 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.00%-- 0.00%--  
Elway 
06/28/11-06/30/11
0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Aug 04, 2012 11:00pm Poll Momentum is with Inslee in governors race   Article COSDem 
Sep 23, 2011 03:20pm Blog Entry Reardon “Flattered” By [WA] Gov Race Rumors, Won’t Deny Them  Article Ralphie 
Aug 11, 2011 08:00pm Announcement GOP challenger for McKenna  Article Ralphie 
Aug 10, 2011 07:00pm Blog Entry Inslee Says He Voted Against High Earners’ Income Tax, but…  Article Ralphie 
Jun 28, 2011 04:00pm Analysis Why State Auditor Brian Sonntag Would Have a Tough Time Running for Governor  Article Ralphie 
Jun 23, 2011 04:00pm Speculative Source: Inslee to announce run for governor next week  Article Ralphie 
Jun 13, 2011 02:00pm Announcement Washington Gov. Gregoire not seeking re-election   Article Homegrown Democrat 
Mar 21, 2011 01:00pm Speculative Inslee lets donors know he's eyeing the race for governor  Article Ralphie 
Dec 02, 2010 11:00am Speculative [WA Gov] Can McKenna end GOP's record losing streak in 2012?  Article J.R. 

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