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  MA US Senate - Special D Primary
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Massachusetts > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline February 27, 2013 - 12:00pm
Polls Open April 30, 2013 - 06:00am
Polls Close April 30, 2013 - 07:00pm
Term Start June 26, 2013 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2015 - 12:00pm
Turnout 36.43% Registered 8.27% Total Population
ContributorJ.R.
Last ModifiedRP August 28, 2014 02:08am
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won01/30/2013
NameWilliam "Mo" Cowan Votes1 (100.00%)
Term02/01/2013 - 06/26/2013 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won06/25/2013
NameEdward J. Markey Votes645,429 (54.92%)
Term06/26/2013 - 01/03/2015 Margin120,122 (+10.22%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceMA US Senate - Special Election 06/25/2013
MAP
KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
12/15/2012 04/30/2013
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Edward J. Markey 14 1 4 5
Leaning Call: Edward J. Markey (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Edward J. Markey (100.00%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

12/17/2012 04/25/2013

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name Rep. Edward J. Markey Rep. Stephen F. Lynch  
PartyDemocratic Democratic  
Uncertified Votes311,219 (57.47%) 230,335 (42.53%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -80,884 (-14.94%)  
Predict Avg.52.50% 38.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website [Website] [Website]  
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MATCHUP POLLS (10 from 5 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg44.25%-- 31.55%--  
Public Policy Polling (D) 
04/23/13-04/25/13
50.00% 7.0 36.00% 8.0
Western New England University 
04/11/13-04/18/13
44.00% -- 34.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
03/27/13-03/28/13
49.00% -- 32.00% --
MassINC Polling Group 
03/19/13-03/21/13
35.00% -- 24.00% --
RKM Research and Communications 
03/02/13-03/05/13
50.00% -- 21.00% --
Garin-Hart-Yang Research (D) 
02/26/13-02/27/13
42.00% -- 28.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
D Jason
IND Monsieur
D COSDem
D Andy
D Alan Silvia [L]
D Frank A. Moran [L]
D Michael J. Rodrigues [L]
D Cheryl A. Rivera [L]
 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Apr 21, 2013 10:00am Endorsement Endorsement: Markey Democrats’ best choice for Senate  Article Miro 
Mar 22, 2013 01:10pm News Billionaire opens attack on Lynch in Mass. Senate race over Keystone XL  Article Miro 
Dec 28, 2012 03:45pm News Democratic Establishment Voices Support for Markey’s Bid to Succeed Kerry  Article RBH 
Dec 24, 2012 08:00pm News Ben Affleck won't run for US Senate in Mass.  Article TX DEM 
Dec 24, 2012 10:00am News Edward M. Kennedy Jr. will not run for Senate  Article TX DEM 
Dec 21, 2012 04:20pm Announcement Ben Downing Considers Massachusetts Senate Race  Article Craverguy 

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