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  MA US Senate - Special Election
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Parents > United States > Massachusetts > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline 00, 2009 - 12:00pm
Polls Open January 19, 2010 - 06:00am
Polls Close January 19, 2010 - 07:00pm
Term Start February 04, 2010 - 05:00pm
Term End January 03, 2013 - 12:00pm
Turnout 53.31% Registered 34.67% Total Population
ContributorAndy
Last ModifiedPaul December 01, 2012 12:53am
Data Sources[Link]
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Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won09/25/2009
NamePaul G. Kirk, Jr. Votes1 (100.00%)
Term09/25/2009 - 02/04/2010 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/2012
NameElizabeth Warren Votes1,696,346 (53.74%)
Term01/03/2013 - 01/03/2019 Margin238,298 (+7.55%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Dec 08, 2009 MA US Senate - Special D Primary Martha Coakley
Dec 08, 2009 MA US Senate - Special R Primary Scott Brown
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KEY RACE? 10.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
08/26/2009 01/19/2010
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Scott Brown 25 7 1 --
Martha Coakley 21 3 1 3
Leaning Call: Scott Brown (50.00%)
Weighted Call: Martha Coakley (92.63%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

09/21/2009 01/17/2010

CANDIDATES
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Name St. Sen. Scott Brown Attorney General Martha Coakley Joe Kennedy Write-In  
PartyRepublican Democratic Liberty Nonpartisan  
Certified Votes1,168,178 (51.86%) 1,060,861 (47.10%) 22,388 (0.99%) 1,155 (0.05%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -107,317 (-4.76%) -1,145,790 (-50.87%) -1,167,023 (-51.81%)  
Predict Avg.57.08% 57.42% 18.83% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $--  
Website [Website] [Website] [Website]  
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MATCHUP POLLS (18 from 11 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg47.97%-- 46.14%-- 1.28%-- 0.00%--  
Insider Advantage 
01/17/10-01/17/10
52.20% -- 43.10% -- 1.90% -- 0.00% --
Research 2000 
01/15/10-01/17/10
48.00% 7.0 48.00% 1.0 3.00% 2.0 0.00% --
American Research Group 
01/15/10-01/17/10
52.00% 4.0 45.00% -- 2.00% -- 0.00% --
CrossTarget (R) 
01/17/10-01/17/10
51.90% 2.0 42.30% 3.8 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
01/16/10-01/17/10
51.00% 3.0 46.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Merriman River Group (MRG) 
01/15/10-01/15/10
50.80% -- 41.20% -- 2.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
AENM Angry Russian
R Hikikomori Blitzkrieg!
D COMMONSENSE
  Cape Cod Times
D Sarnstrom
  Attleboro Sun Chronicle
  Springfield Republican
  New Bedford Standard Times
LBT Jed
FL Silver Dime
AnFed Grasshopper
R Joshua William Evans [L]
 

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor
01/11/2010 Martha Coakley TVAd Attack eng Martha Coakley "Lockstep-Republican" Ad  00:00:32 Silver Dime 

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Jan 26, 2010 04:00pm Commentary Liberals tune out Mass. message  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Jan 22, 2010 09:00pm Poll AFL-CIO Poll Shows Union Households Boosted Brown  Article ScottĀ³ 
Jan 22, 2010 07:00pm Poll Poll: Frustration with D.C. fueled GOP in Mass.  Article Penn Con 
Jan 21, 2010 03:00pm Analysis Youth Vote Collapsed in Massachusetts  Article ScottĀ³ 
Jan 20, 2010 11:00am Blog Entry Stock market dives on news of Brown victory  Article Servo 
Jan 20, 2010 02:00am General Massachusetts is the canary in the Democrats' coal mine  Article Jason 

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