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  MA Governor
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Massachusetts > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 2006 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 07, 2006 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 07, 2006 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2007 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2011 - 12:00pm
Turnout 89.26% Registered 34.96% Total Population
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifiedThe Sunset Provision January 12, 2007 02:05am
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/2002
NameMitt Romney Votes1,091,988 (49.77%)
Term01/02/2003 - 01/04/2007 Margin106,007 (+4.83%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/2010
NameDeval Patrick Votes1,112,283 (48.42%)
Term01/03/2011 - 01/03/2015 Margin147,417 (+6.42%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 04, 2006 MA Governor - D Convention Deval Patrick
Sep 17, 2006 MA Governor - D Primary Deval Patrick
Sep 17, 2006 MA Governor - R Primary Kerry Murphy Healey
MAP

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KEY RACE? 9.1667003632 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
02/28/2003 11/07/2006
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Kerry Murphy Healey 3 4 3 1
Deval Patrick 10 19 17 17
Leaning Call: Deval Patrick (87.43%)
Weighted Call: Deval Patrick (99.96%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
08/17/2006 11/01/2006

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name Deval Patrick Lt. Gov. Kerry Murphy Healey Christy P. Mihos Grace Ross Others  
PartyDemocratic Republican Independent Green-Rainbow Independent  
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]  
Certified Votes1,234,984 (55.64%) 784,342 (35.33%) 154,628 (6.97%) 43,193 (1.95%) 2,632 (0.12%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -450,642 (-20.30%) -1,080,356 (-48.67%) -1,191,791 (-53.69%) -1,232,352 (-55.52%)  
Predict Avg.49.55% 45.95% 8.25% 0.96% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (14 from 6 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg53.30%-- 30.73%-- 6.23%-- 1.77%-- 0.76%--  
Survey USA 
10/30/06-11/01/06
55.00% 1.0 34.00% 3.0 6.00% 2.0 3.00% 1.0 0.00% --
Zogby Interactive 
10/23/06-10/27/06
58.10% 2.1 32.70% 0.9 4.00% 2.4 0.00% -- 0.00% --
University of New Hampshire 
10/22/06-10/25/06
54.00% 1.0 29.00% 1.0 8.00% 1.0 2.00% 1.0 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/21/06-10/23/06
56.00% 4.0 31.00% 3.0 8.00% 1.0 2.00% 1.0 0.00% --
Suffolk University 
10/20/06-10/23/06
53.00% 7.0 26.00% 7.0 9.00% 2.0 2.00% 1.0 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
10/20/06-10/20/06
53.00% -- 29.00% -- 9.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Zogby Interactive 
10/10/06-10/16/06
56.00% -- 33.60% -- 6.40% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Suffolk University 
10/10/06-10/11/06
46.00% 3.0 33.00% 5.0 7.00% 1.0 1.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/08/06-10/10/06
52.00% 12.0 34.00% 9.0 9.00% 4.0 1.00% -- 0.00% --
Suffolk University 
10/02/06-10/04/06
49.00% 11.0 28.00% 2.0 6.00% 4.0 1.00% 1.0 0.00% --
University of New Hampshire 
09/26/06-09/29/06
55.00% -- 30.00% -- 7.00% -- 1.00% -- 0.00% --
Bay State Poll - Merrimack College 
09/20/06-09/24/06
54.00% -- 21.00% -- 5.00% -- 1.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
09/19/06-09/21/06
64.00% -- 25.00% -- 5.00% -- 1.00% -- 0.00% --
Suffolk University 
08/17/06-08/21/06
38.00% -- 30.00% -- 10.00% -- 2.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
D DylanSH99
I TX_Socialist
IPR Drew Benson R.I.P.
D Blue Wizzrobe
F Blue Republican
R Ferriswh.googlepages.com
R 日本語 Karl Rove
D Carlo Basile
R Hikikomori Blitzkrieg!
IDP Laureen A. Oliver [L]
I Bill Hillsman
Veg Nothing wrong, just gone
G-R TONY
MFL The Oncoming Storm
 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Oct 23, 2006 09:30pm Interview Mass. Candidate Would Idle 8,000 Workers  Article RP 
Sep 21, 2006 10:00pm News In Massachusetts, a Race That’s Anything but Typical  Article ArmyDem 
Jun 08, 2006 06:00pm Announcement Mihos names running mate  Article Tsongas Democrat 
Mar 02, 2006 02:00pm News Gubernatorial candidates gather in first meeting  Article Tsongas Democrat 
Mar 02, 2006 02:00pm News Mihos ready to enter gubernatorial race  Article Tsongas Democrat 
Mar 01, 2006 06:00pm News Mihos, on cusp of entering gubernatorial race, spices up candidate forum  Article Tsongas Democrat 

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