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RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > South Carolina > President
Parent RaceUS President - R Primary
OfficePresident
Type Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 2012 - 12:00pm
Polls Open January 21, 2012 - 06:00am
Polls Close January 21, 2012 - 06:00pm
Term Start January 20, 2013 - 12:00am
Term End January 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
Turnout 15.05% Total Population
ContributorIndyGeorgia
Last ModifiedCrimson March 07, 2012 04:54pm
Data SourcesSouth Carolina Secretary of State
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Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/2008
NameJohn McCain Votes1,034,896 (53.87%)
Term01/20/2009 - 01/20/2013 Margin172,447 (+8.98%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/2012
NameMitt Romney Votes1,071,645 (54.56%)
Term01/20/2013 - 01/20/2017 Margin205,704 (+10.47%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceSC US President 11/06/2012
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KEY RACE? 9.3332996368 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
12/17/2010 01/21/2012
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Newt Gingrich 25 5 ----
Rick Perry ----1 --
Mitt Romney 3 5 --1
Rick Santorum 1 ------
Leaning Call: Newt Gingrich (62.50%)
Weighted Call: Newt Gingrich (81.10%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
05/22/2010 01/20/2012

CANDIDATES
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Name Rep. Newt Gingrich Gov. Mitt Romney Sen. Rick Santorum Rep. Ron Paul Herman Cain Gov. Rick Perry Ambassador Jon Huntsman, Jr.
PartyRepublican Republican Republican Republican Republican Republican Republican
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]
Certified Votes244,065 (40.42%) 168,123 (27.85%) 102,475 (16.97%) 78,360 (12.98%) 6,338 (1.05%) 2,534 (0.42%) 1,173 (0.19%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -75,942 (-12.58%) -141,590 (-23.45%) -165,705 (-27.45%) -237,727 (-39.37%) -241,531 (-40.00%) -242,892 (-40.23%)
Predict Avg.30.20% 29.38% 16.64% 13.47% 0.08% 3.26% 0.57%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
MATCHUP POLLS (38 from 10 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg28.48%-- 28.89%-- 10.93%-- 13.02%-- 2.14%-- 3.53%-- 2.16%--
Public Policy Polling (D) 
01/18/12-01/20/12
37.00% 2.0 28.00% 1.0 16.00% 1.0 14.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
01/18/12-01/19/12
35.00% 1.0 29.00% 1.0 15.00% 1.0 15.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% 5.0 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
01/18/12-01/18/12
34.00% 10.0 28.00% 1.0 14.00% -- 15.00% -- 0.00% -- 5.00% 1.0 0.00% 5.0
Insider Advantage 
01/18/12-01/18/12
31.60% 10.6 28.80% 5.8 10.90% 3.1 15.20% 2.2 0.00% -- 2.90% 2.1 0.00% 7.0
Tarrance Group (R) 
01/17/12-01/18/12
29.00% -- 31.00% -- 8.00% -- 9.00% -- 0.00% -- 3.00% -- 0.00% --
American Research Group 
01/17/12-01/18/12
33.00% 8.0 32.00% 3.0 9.00% 2.0 19.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 4.00% 5.0 0.00% 1.0
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
R Robert "Bob" Royall [L]
R John L. Napier [L]
R Kenneth A. "Kenny" Bingham [L]
R Joshua Putnam [L]
R David H. Wilkins [L]
R G. Murrell Smith, Jr. [L]
R Charlie Condon [L]
R Ralph W. Norman [L]
R Deborah Long [L]
R Steve Moss [L]
R F. Gregory "Greg" Delleney, Jr. [L]
R Stephen H. Brown [L]
R Gary Bunker [L]
R Lee Bright [L]
R Kevin Bryant [L]
R Danny Verdin [L]
D Stephen Colbert [L]
R Robert W. "Bobby" Harrell, Jr. [L]
R Hugh Weathers [L]
R Mark Willis [L]
R Bill Taylor [L]
  The State
R John Courson [L]
R Alan Wilson [L]
R Carroll "Tumpy" Campbell, III [L]
MORE CANDIDATES
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Name Rep. Michele Bachmann Gov. Gary Johnson  
PartyRepublican Republican  
Website [Website] [Website]  
Certified Votes491 (0.08%) 211 (0.04%)  
Margin-243,574 (-40.34%) -243,854 (-40.39%)  
Predict Avg.0.84% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (38 from 10 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg4.19%-- -4.46%--  
Public Policy Polling (D) 
01/18/12-01/20/12
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
01/18/12-01/19/12
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
01/18/12-01/18/12
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Insider Advantage 
01/18/12-01/18/12
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Tarrance Group (R) 
01/17/12-01/18/12
0.00% -- 0.00% --
American Research Group 
01/17/12-01/18/12
0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor
01/19/2012 Herman Cain TVAd Attack eng Modern Stage Combat   00:01:01 Homegrown Democrat 
01/18/2012 Newt Gingrich TVAd Attack eng Desperate   00:00:46 Homegrown Democrat 
01/18/2012 TVAd Issue eng Double Negative   00:01:01 Homegrown Democrat 
01/17/2012 Herman Cain TVAd Mixed eng Not Abel  00:01:00 Homegrown Democrat 
01/16/2012 Rick Santorum TVAd Attack eng Easy Answer   00:00:31 RP 
01/15/2012 TVAd Attack eng Attack In B Minor For Strings  00:01:01 Homegrown Democrat 
01/12/2012 Newt Gingrich Web Only Ad Attack eng The French Connection   00:00:00 RP 
01/11/2012 Newt Gingrich Web Only Ad Attack eng For The Dogs   00:01:55 RP 
01/08/2012 Newt Gingrich TVAd Attack eng King of Bain "When Mitt Romney Came To Town"  00:02:55 RP 
01/06/2012 Ron Paul TVAd Attack eng Betrayal  00:01:05 Homegrown Democrat 
01/06/2012 TVAd Attack eng We Can Do Better Than Ron Paul   00:01:01 Homegrown Democrat 

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Jan 21, 2012 11:00pm Press Release NOM Congratulates Newt Gingrich on South Carolina Win  Article -- 
Jan 21, 2012 12:35pm Blog Entry Early Exit Poll Has Ron Paul In Second With 26%  Article Hikikomori Blitzkrieg! 
Jan 20, 2012 05:50pm Statement Herman Cain defends Newt Gingrich from CNN ‘crap’  Article RP 
Jan 20, 2012 10:00am Scandal Fake CNN email used as dirty trick in South Carolina  Article RP 
Jan 20, 2012 09:00am Commentary Why Newt Gingrich is surging in South Carolina  Article Brandon 
Jan 19, 2012 11:45am Advertisement Anonymous South Carolina Flier Attacks Rick Santorum's Wife  Article Homegrown Democrat 

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