Home About Chat Users Issues Party Candidates Polling Firms Media News Polls Calendar Key Races United States President Senate House Governors International

"A historical political resource." 
Email: Password:

  AK Governor
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Alaska > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 2006 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 07, 2006 - 10:00am
Polls Close November 07, 2006 - 11:00pm
Term Start December 04, 2006 - 12:00pm
Term End July 26, 2009 - 12:00pm
Turnout 50.79% Registered 37.85% Total Population
ContributorScottĀ³
Last ModifiedCOSDem July 03, 2009 05:12pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description Resignation date here: [Link]
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/2002
NameFrank Murkowski Votes129,279 (55.85%)
Term12/02/2002 - 12/04/2006 Margin35,063 (+15.15%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won07/25/2009
NameSean Parnell Votes1 (100.00%)
Term07/25/2009 - 12/08/2010 Margin1 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 22, 2006 AK Governor - D Primary Tony Knowles
Aug 22, 2006 AK Governor - AKI Primary Don R. Wright
Aug 22, 2006 AK Governor - R Primary Sarah Palin
MAP

Curve
Embed Code
KEY RACE? 8.3332996368 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
10/19/2003 11/07/2006
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Tony Knowles 17 3 --1
Sarah Palin 22 17 11 4
Leaning Call: Sarah Palin (79.55%)
Weighted Call: Sarah Palin (99.68%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

06/07/2006 10/28/2006

CANDIDATES
Photo
Name Mayor Sarah Palin Gov. Tony Knowles St. Rep. Andrew Halcro Don R. Wright Billy Toien David M. Massie (W) Write-In
PartyRepublican Democratic Independent Alaskan Independence Libertarian Green Independent
Certified Votes114,697 (48.33%) 97,238 (40.97%) 22,443 (9.46%) 1,285 (0.54%) 682 (0.29%) 593 (0.25%) 384 (0.16%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -17,459 (-7.36%) -92,254 (-38.87%) -113,412 (-47.79%) -114,015 (-48.04%) -114,104 (-48.08%) -114,313 (-48.17%)
Predict Avg.41.37% 40.60% 1.75% 0.50% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website [Website] [Website] [Website]
Bar
MATCHUP POLLS (12 from 5 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg45.28%-- 39.09%-- 5.88%-- 1.00%-- -0.57%-- 0.26%-- 0.00%--
Rasmussen Reports 
10/28/06-10/28/06
45.00% 2.0 44.00% 4.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Dittman Research (R) 
10/19/06-10/22/06
48.00% 1.0 39.00% 2.0 4.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Hellenthal & Associates (R) 
10/18/06-10/21/06
42.00% 5.0 43.00% 2.0 7.00% 2.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Craciun Research Group 
10/07/06-10/15/06
43.00% -- 43.00% -- 6.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
10/09/06-10/09/06
47.00% 5.0 40.00% 2.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Ivan Moore Research (D) 
10/02/06-10/04/06
48.00% -- 37.00% -- 6.80% -- 0.70% -- 0.20% -- 0.80% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
AENM Angry Russian
F Blue Republican
REFS Servo
IndP 6921
D Jason
D Bob
D Andy
FL Silver Dime
Laf-W Craverguy
I TX_Progressive
R Hikikomori Blitzkrieg!

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Nov 01, 2006 10:00am News [AK Gov] Candidates differ on state budget  Article CBlock941 
Jul 25, 2006 09:00am Amusing Informal survey shows Brinkley the Dog ahead of Frank Murkowski  Article Ralphie 
Jul 07, 2006 11:00am Amusing Canine candidate is no political wag  Article Thomas Walker 
Oct 16, 2005 05:00pm News Waiting for [AK Gov] Murkowski  Article ArmyDem 
Jul 31, 2005 09:00pm Poll AK: A PolState Exclusive; Leaked Poll  Article ArmyDem 
Jun 02, 2005 09:25am News Who wants to run for governor?  Article John 

DISCUSSION
Enter your Name:

A moderator will have to approve your message before it will appear.
Enter This Code