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OfficePresident
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 2008 - 12:00pm
Polls Open January 03, 2008 - 07:00pm
Polls Close June 03, 2008 - 09:00pm
Term Start January 20, 2009 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 2013 - 12:00pm
Turnout 12.57% Total Population
ContributorCOSDem
Last ModifiedRBH October 24, 2011 05:17pm
Data Sourceswww.ourcampaigns.com [Link]
State Election websites
Description

Democratic Presidential Voting Events, 2008

CandidateDelegate Primaries Beauty Pageants Caucuses
Hillary Clinton 16,759,521 1,199,295 196,860
Barack Obama 16,970,053 405,966 417,127
John Edwards 749,300 251,5626,207
Uncommitted etc. 84,769 238,168 3,838
Bill Richardson 89,617 14,999 401
Dennis Kucinich 71,180 31,418 669
Joe Biden 65,639 15,704280
Mike Gravel 32,574 7,636 50
Christopher Dodd 25,800 9,32281
Others 22,482 0 194
The preceding table shows the number of votes cast in three types of presidential nominating events of 2008. The first column represents the 28 states and DC that held primaries resulting in pledged delegates. The beauty pageant totals represent the popular vote in three states where no delegates were at stake. The caucus results include the totals of 14 state caucuses, two territorial caucuses, a

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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/2004
NameGeorge W. Bush Votes62,040,610 (50.73%)
Term01/20/2005 - 01/20/2009 Margin3,012,166 (+2.46%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/2008
NameBarack Obama Votes69,456,897 (52.91%)
Term01/20/2009 - 01/20/2013 Margin9,522,083 (+7.25%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceUS President - Popular Vote 11/04/2008
MAP
KEY RACE? 9.6667003632 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
02/12/2003 06/03/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Hillary Rodham Clinton 15 9 5 18
Bill Richardson ------1
Barack Obama 4 ------
John Edwards --1 --2
Joe Biden --1 1 --
Leaning Call: Hillary Rodham Clinton (83.92%)
Weighted Call: Hillary Rodham Clinton (99.83%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

11/02/2004 03/29/2008

CANDIDATES
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Name Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton Sen. Barack Obama Sen. John Edwards Uncommitted Gov. Bill Richardson Rep. Dennis J. Kucinich Sen. Joe Biden
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]
Certified Votes18,155,676 (47.95%) 17,952,233 (47.41%) 1,007,069 (2.66%) 326,775 (0.86%) 105,017 (0.28%) 103,267 (0.27%) 81,623 (0.22%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -203,443 (-0.54%) -17,148,607 (-45.29%) -17,828,901 (-47.09%) -18,050,659 (-47.67%) -18,052,409 (-47.68%) -18,074,053 (-47.73%)
Predict Avg.26.00% 12.00% 7.83% 0.00% 2.67% 0.50% 4.63%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Bar
       
MATCHUP POLLS (131 from 26 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg46.51%-- 51.77%-- 0.29%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--
Gallup 
03/27/08-03/29/08
42.00% 3.0 52.00% 4.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
03/26/08-03/29/08
42.00% 4.0 47.00% 3.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
03/18/08-03/21/08
46.00% 4.0 44.00% 3.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Gallup 
03/19/08-03/21/08
45.00% 2.0 48.00% 3.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Gallup 
03/18/08-03/20/08
47.00% 2.0 45.00% 3.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
03/16/08-03/19/08
42.00% 2.0 47.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
D DylanSH99
D Crimson
D James Carville [L]
D Nikki from Beacon Hill
D Jack Nicholson
D Jon S. Corzine [L]
R TurnerforCongress
D A. Claude "Buddy" Leach, Jr.
D Christopher P. "Chris" Carney
D Heath Shuler
D John B. Callahan [L]
D Jacqueline "Jackie" Speier [L]
D Tim Ryan [L]
D Betty Sutton [L]
D COSDem
D Clarice "Reese" Berman
D Thomas Suozzi
D David Dinkins
D Charles B. Rangel
D William F. Winter [L]
D Barbara Boxer [L]
D Jane L. Campbell
D Blanche Lambert Lincoln
D Dale E. Kildee [L]
D John D. Dingell [L]
D Patty Murray [L]
CON Simon Burns [L]
  New York Times
D Edward Lopez Pastor
D Rodney Slater
D Maria Cantwell
  Washington Blade
D Claudia Kennedy [L]
D Bob Kerrey [L]
  American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
D Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.
D Barney Frank
D Bob Kerrey [L]
D Ted Strickland [L]
  AFSCME
D TX DEM
DFL Walter F. "Fritz" Mondale [L]
D Jennifer Granholm
D DFWDem
  American Federation of Teachers
D Ronald V. "Ron" Dellums
I Default User
I Ronald V. "Ron" Dellums
  International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers
D Debbie Stabenow
D Wesley Clark
I M@
D Emanuel Cleaver
D Mike Ross
D Vic Snyder
D Marion Berry
D Mike Beebe
D Brandonius Maximus
D Gavin Newsom
D Ellen O. Tauscher
D Dianne Feinstein
D Mark Pryor
D Richard "Dick" Gephardt [L]
D Maya Angelou [L]
D Dina Titus [L]
D Dutch Ruppersberger [L]
D Anthony Weiner
D Nydia M. Velazquez
D Ed Towns
D Francis G. Slay
D Louise M. Slaughter
D Joseph A. Sestak Jr.
D Jose E. Serrano
D Patricia Schroeder
D Allyson Schwartz
D Charles B. Rangel
D Frank Pallone, Jr.
D David Paterson
D Richard E. Neal
D Grace Flores Napolitano
D Barbara Mikulski
D Gregory W. Meeks
D Michael R. McNulty
D James P. McGovern
D Carolyn McCarthy
D Doris Matsui
D Carolyn B. Maloney
D William "Bill" Lockyer
D James R. Langevin
D Thomas P. "Tom" Lantos
D Maurice D. Hinchey
D Brian Higgins
D Rubén Hinojosa
D Alcee Hastings
D John Hall
D Kirsten Gillibrand
D Geraldine Ferraro
D Eliot L. Engel
D Andrew Cuomo
D Gray Davis
D Timothy H. "Tim" Bishop
D Michael Arcuri
D Gary L. Ackerman
D Thomas M. Menino [L]
D Sheldon Whitehouse [L]
D Joseph Crowley
D Nita Lowey
D Debbie Wasserman Schultz
D Stephanie Tubbs Jones
D Charles E. Schumer
D Daniel K. Inouye [L]
D John
D Qbanito
D Martin J. O'Malley [L]
D Eliot Spitzer [L]
D Robert E. Andrews
D Jon S. Corzine
  National Organization for Women (NOW)
N Billie Jean King
D Tom Vilsack [L]
D Madeleine Korbel Albright [L]
I Elizabeth Taylor [L]
D GavinBrown
  EMILY's List
D Jerrold L. Nadler [L]
DFL Mark Dayton [L]
D Eric
D Texas Democrat 06
D Zbigniew Brzezinski [L]
SNP Progressive Scot
D Morgan Freeman [L]
D Russell Simmons [L]
D Robert Vaughn
D Dan Hynes
D Norman Mailer [L]
D Tom Harkin
D Jimmy Carter [L]
D James E. "Jim" Clyburn
D Jim Costa
D Dennis Cardoza
D Jim McDermott
  United Mine Workers of America
D Joe Courtney
D Robert C. Byrd [L]
D Pete Stark
D Henry A. Waxman [L]
D Howard L. Berman [L]
  United Steel Workers of America
D John Edwards [L]
  NARAL Pro-Choice America
D Peter J. Visclosky
D Ray Nagin
D Roy Romer
D Joe Donnelly
D Mazie Hirono [L]
D Daniel Akaka [L]
D Tom Allen
D Harry Mitchell
  AFL-CIO American Federation of Government Employees
D Brad Miller
D Peter A. DeFazio
D Rick Larsen
D Donald M. Payne [L]
D David E. Bonior
D George S. McGovern
PPD Aníbal Acevedo-Vilá
D Parris N. Glendening [L]
  Friends of the Earth Action
  International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers
D Lois Capps [L]
D Baron Hill [L]
D Bruce Braley [L]
D Bruce Braley [L]
D Ben Chandler [L]
D Jeff Bingaman [L]
FL Silver Dime
D Brad Henry [L]
I Michael Moore [L]
D Robert Reich
D David Lyle Boren
D Sam Nunn
  American Hunters and Shooters Association
N Daniel C. Kurtzer [L]
  American Postal Workers Union (APWU)
D Dave Freudenthal
D Lee H. Hamilton
D Amy Klobuchar
D Daniel W. Lipinski
G Winona LaDuke [L]
D Rebecca Ann Kittredge
D Bill Richardson
D Biden '16
  Rolling Stone
D Nick Joe Rahall II
D Hugh L. Carey
D Jay Rockefeller [L]
D George Norcross III [L]
D John J. Barrow [L]
D John Lewis [L]
PS Ségolène Royal [L]
D Byron Dorgan
D Michael D. Brown
D Paul Strauss
D Stephanie Herseth Sandlin
D Chris Dodd
D Charlie Gonzalez
D Kathy Castor
D Steve Kagen
D Lloyd Doggett
D Ron Kind
  Teamsters, International Brotherhood of
D Brian Baird
  Service Employees International Union (SEIU)
  United Food and Commercial Workers
D Lincoln Chafee [L]
D David Wilhelm [L]
PPD Aníbal Acevedo-Vilá [L]
D Eleanor Holmes Norton
MFL The Oncoming Storm
D John Yarmuth
D David R. Obey [L]
D Christine Gregoire [L]
D Chet Culver
D Tim Walz [L]
D Steve Cohen
D Norman Yoshio Mineta [L]
I Kate Michelman
D PaGuy
D Theodore C. Sorensen
D Kitty Dukakis [L]
  Los Angeles Times
D Rosa L. DeLauro [L]
D James L. Oberstar [L]
D Earl Blumenauer [L]
  MoveOn.org
  Hustler
D Paul Adolph Volcker
  Mexican American Political Association
  Transport Workers of America
D Eunice Mary Kennedy Shriver [L]
D Earl R. Pomeroy, III [L]
D Chris Murphy [L]
D John B. Larson [L]
D Paul Adolph Volcker [L]
D Anna Eshoo
D RBH
D Raul Grijalva [L]
D Jean Kennedy Smith
D Toni Morrison
D Ethel Skakel Kennedy
D Patrick J. Kennedy [L]
D Mark B. Cohen
D Xavier Becerra
D Edward M. Kennedy
D Caroline Kennedy
  Chicago Tribune
  St. Louis Post Dispatch
D Eni F. H. Faleomavaega
D William Lacy Clay, Jr.
D Bobby Scott
D Peter Welch
D Al Green
D Gwen Moore
D Adam Schiff
D Luis V. Gutierrez
D Danny K. Davis
D Janice D. "Jan" Schakowsky
D Melissa Bean
D Jerry F. Costello
D Phil Hare
D Dave Loebsack
D John Conyers, Jr.
D Elijah E. Cummings
D William D. "Bill" Delahunt
D Bobby Rush
D Steven R. Rothman
D George Kenneth "G. K." Butterfield
D Henry C. "Hank" Johnson
D Sanford D. Bishop Jr.
D Ed Perlmutter
D Albert R. Wynn
D Timothy J. Roemer
D Bennie Thompson
D Frederick C. "Rick" Boucher [L]
  Atlanta Journal Constitution
D Linda T. Sánchez [L]
  Plumbers and Pipefitters Union
D Patrick J. Leahy [L]
D Homegrown Democrat
D Claire McCaskill [L]
D Ben Nelson
D Larry David
D Janet Napolitano [L]
D Ned Lamont [L]
D John Kerry [L]
D George Miller [L]
D Tim Johnson [L]
  UNITE HERE
I John B. Anderson
D Gary Hart
D Bill Bradley
I lucky
D John P. de Jongh, Jr.
D Kent Conrad
  Dallas Morning News
D Chaka Fattah [L]
D Betty McCollum
IND Monsieur
D Carol Shea-Porter [L]
D Barbara Lee
D Jim Cooper
D Robert Wexler
D Neil Abercrombie
D Deval Patrick [L]
D Federico F. Pena
D WesternDem
  New York City Correction Officers' Benevolent Association
D Patrick J. Murphy
D Paul Hodes
D Dick Durbin
D Russ Carnahan
R Artur Davis
D Robert Wexler
D Neil Abercrombie [L]
D Oprah Winfrey [L]
D Jesse L. Jackson
D Keith M. Ellison
L FBL
D Donald S. "Don" Beyer Jr.
D Adam Smith
D Tom Daschle
D Bill Daley
D Richard M. Daley
D Rod Blagojevich
D Tim Kaine
D ev
D Forwardista
D Bob
D Sarnstrom
J Dr. Cynic
I McCord 2014
POP None
D Ben Cohen [L]
Laf-W Craverguy
D Eddie Bernice Johnson
FL Silver Dime
GN nystate63
D David R. Obey
D James L. Oberstar
D Mike Michaud
D Jason
  United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners in America
  United Mine Workers of America
  United Steel Workers of America
D David E. Price
D Bob Etheridge
D Mike McIntyre
D Melvin L. "Mel" Watt
D Heath Shuler
D Brad Miller
D Joe Trippi
D David E. Bonior
D Bart Stupak
D Eddie Bernice Johnson
D Stephanie Herseth Sandlin
B Mse Ripzaw
D Charlie Gonzalez
D Chris Bell
D Buddy
D Steve
D Martin Sheen
D Parris N. Glendening [L]
D Michael F. "Mike" Doyle
J Ross C. "Rocky" Anderson [L]
I Lee Iacocca
D Solomon P. Ortiz, Jr.
D Silvestre Reyes
D Edward Lopez Pastor
D Gene Green
D Michael F. "Mike" Doyle
D Tom Udall
D Jeff Bingaman
D Florida Moderate
D NYDem Junior
Pp FreedomDemocrat
IS Sesel
LBT Smart
AENM Angry Russian
FL Silver Dime
G Matt Reichel [L]
POP None
D Gore Vidal [L]
I TX_Progressive
D jncca
SVP Magical Horse
  U4Prez.com
D DemWin
D garyray9
D Thomas R. Carper [L]
MORE CANDIDATES
Photo
Name Scattering Sen. Mike Gravel Sen. Chris Dodd Jim Rogers (W) Sen. John McCain Keith Russell Judd Sandy Whitehouse
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic
Website [Website] [Website] [Website]
Certified Votes46,058 (0.12%) 40,260 (0.11%) 35,203 (0.09%) 3,905 (0.01%) 932 (0.00%) 734 (0.00%) 632 (0.00%)
Margin-18,109,618 (-47.83%) -18,115,416 (-47.84%) -18,120,473 (-47.86%) -18,151,771 (-47.94%) -18,154,744 (-47.95%) -18,154,942 (-47.95%) -18,155,044 (-47.95%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.30% 1.50% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Bar
       
MATCHUP POLLS (131 from 26 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.00%-- 3.54%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--
Gallup 
03/27/08-03/29/08
0.00% -- 0.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
03/26/08-03/29/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
03/18/08-03/21/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Gallup 
03/19/08-03/21/08
0.00% -- 1.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Gallup 
03/18/08-03/20/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
03/16/08-03/19/08
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
LBT Smart
D Doris "Granny D" Haddock [L]
R Hikikomori Blitzkrieg!
IndP 6921
D Dodge Landesman
Veg Thomas Walker
  International Association of Firefighters
D Tim Ryan
Laf-W Craverguy
D Eunice Mary Kennedy Shriver
  International Association of Firefighters
D Linda T. Sánchez
D Sam Farr
D Anna Eshoo
D Xavier Becerra
D Chris Murphy
D Rosa L. DeLauro
D John B. Larson
D Joe Courtney
D Patrick J. Kennedy
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EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor
Apr 26, 2007 10:00pm Apr 26, 2007 10:00pm Debate 1st Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Jun 03, 2007 10:55pm Jun 03, 2007 10:55pm Debate 2d Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Jun 28, 2007 10:00pm Jun 28, 2007 10:00pm Debate 3d Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Jul 12, 2007 10:00pm Jul 12, 2007 10:00pm Debate 4th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Jul 23, 2007 10:00pm Jul 23, 2007 10:00pm Debate 5th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Aug 04, 2007 10:00pm Aug 04, 2007 10:00pm Debate 6th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Aug 07, 2007 11:00pm Aug 07, 2007 11:00pm Debate 7th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Aug 09, 2007 11:00pm Aug 09, 2007 11:00pm Debate 8th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Aug 19, 2007 11:00pm Aug 19, 2007 11:00pm Debate 9th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Sep 09, 2007 11:00pm Sep 09, 2007 11:00pm Debate 10th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Sep 20, 2007 11:00pm Sep 20, 2007 11:00pm Debate 11th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Sep 26, 2007 11:00pm Sep 26, 2007 11:00pm Debate 12th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Oct 30, 2007 11:10pm Oct 30, 2007 11:10pm Debate 13th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Nov 15, 2007 11:00pm Nov 15, 2007 11:00pm Debate 14th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Dec 04, 2007 11:00pm Dec 04, 2007 11:00pm Debate 15th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Dec 13, 2007 11:15pm Dec 13, 2007 11:15pm Debate 16th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Jan 05, 2008 11:00pm Jan 05, 2008 11:00pm Debate 17th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Jan 15, 2008 11:00pm Jan 15, 2008 11:00pm Debate 18th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Jan 21, 2008 11:00pm Jan 21, 2008 11:00pm Debate 19th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Jan 31, 2008 11:00pm Jan 31, 2008 11:00pm Debate 20th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Feb 02, 2008 11:00pm Feb 02, 2008 11:00pm Debate 21st Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Feb 21, 2008 11:00pm Feb 21, 2008 11:00pm Debate 22d Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Feb 26, 2008 11:00pm Feb 26, 2008 11:00pm Debate 23d Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Apr 13, 2008 11:00pm Apr 13, 2008 11:00pm Debate 24th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 
Apr 16, 2008 06:00pm Apr 16, 2008 08:00pm Debate 25th Dem Primary Debate  Chronicler 

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