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OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline July 00, 2014 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 04, 2014 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 04, 2014 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2015 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2021 - 12:00pm
Turnout 40.28% Total Population
ContributorJ.R.
Last ModifiedIndyGeorgia December 10, 2014 11:23am
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Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/2008
NameAl Franken Votes1,212,431 (41.99%)
Term07/07/2009 - 01/07/2015 Margin225 (+0.01%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 10, 2014 MN US Senate - R Primary Michael F. McFadden
Aug 12, 2014 MN US Senate - DFL Primary Al Franken
Aug 12, 2014 MN US Senate - MNI Primary Steve Carlson
MAP
KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
06/30/2009 11/04/2014
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Al Franken 14 14 16 5
Michael F. McFadden 2 ----2
Leaning Call: Al Franken (91.67%)
Weighted Call: Al Franken (97.02%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

01/21/2012 10/30/2014

CANDIDATES
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Name Sen. Al Franken Michael F. McFadden Steve Carlson Heather Johnson (W) Write-In  
PartyDemocratic Republican MN Independence Libertarian Nonpartisan  
Website [Website] [Website] [Website]  
Certified Votes1,053,205 (53.15%) 850,227 (42.91%) 47,530 (2.40%) 29,685 (1.50%) 881 (0.04%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -202,978 (-10.24%) -1,005,675 (-50.75%) -1,023,520 (-51.65%) -1,052,324 (-53.11%)  
Predict Avg.49.50% 39.50% 1.50% 0.50% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $--  
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MATCHUP POLLS (15 from 6 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg49.55%-- 38.63%-- 2.76%-- 0.56%-- 0.00%--  
Survey USA 
10/27/14-10/30/14
51.00% 2.0 40.00% 2.0 4.00% 1.0 2.00% -- 0.00% --
YouGov 
10/16/14-10/23/14
51.00% 2.0 41.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
10/20/14-10/22/14
48.00% 1.0 39.00% 3.0 3.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/14/14-10/16/14
53.00% 2.0 38.00% 1.0 3.00% -- 0.00% 1.0 0.00% --
Public Opinion Strategies (R) 
10/05/14-10/07/14
46.00% -- 39.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
09/30/14-10/02/14
55.00% 4.0 37.00% 5.0 3.00% 1.0 1.00% -- 0.00% --
YouGov 
09/20/14-10/01/14
49.00% -- 42.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
09/29/14-09/30/14
49.00% -- 41.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
09/08/14-09/10/14
49.00% -- 36.00% -- 3.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
YouGov 
08/18/14-09/02/14
49.00% -- 41.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
08/08/14-08/21/14
51.00% -- 42.00% -- 2.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
05/17/13-05/19/13
51.00% 3.0 36.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
09/10/12-09/11/12
52.00% 5.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
05/31/12-06/03/12
57.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
01/21/12-01/22/12
54.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
  Star Tribune, The (Minneapolis - St. Paul)
Laf-W Craverguy
 

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09/17/2014 Al Franken vs Michael F. McFadden TVAd Attack eng Lucky  00:00:30 RP 
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