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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 - 06:00pm
Term Start June 26, 2013 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2015 - 12:00pm
Turnout 36.51% Registered 8.29% Total Population
ContributorJ.R.
Last ModifiedPaul July 23, 2013 12:27am
Data SourcesMass. Secretary of State
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won01/30/2013
NameWilliam "Mo" Cowan Votes1 (100.00%)
Term02/01/2013 - 07/16/2013 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won06/25/2013
NameEdward J. Markey Votes642,988 (54.72%)
Term07/16/2013 - 01/03/2015 Margin117,908 (+10.03%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceMA US Senate - Special Election 06/25/2013
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
12/15/2012 04/30/2013
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Edward J. Markey 14 2 9 3
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 (W) Others  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Independent  
Website [Website] [Website]  
Certified Votes311,219 (57.35%) 230,335 (42.44%) 1,150 (0.21%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -80,884 (-14.90%) -310,069 (-57.13%)  
Predict Avg.52.20% 39.45% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand 12/31 $3,050,589.50 $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (10 from 5 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg45.27%-- 32.29%-- 0.00%--  
Public Policy Polling (D) 
04/23/13-04/25/13
50.00% 1.0 36.00% 4.0 0.00% --
Western New England University 
04/11/13-04/18/13
44.00% -- 34.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
03/27/13-03/28/13
49.00% 6.0 32.00% 4.0 0.00% --
MassINC Polling Group 
03/19/13-03/21/13
35.00% 3.0 24.00% 7.0 0.00% --
RKM Research and Communications 
03/02/13-03/05/13
50.00% -- 21.00% -- 0.00% --
Garin-Hart-Yang Research (D) 
02/26/13-02/27/13
42.00% -- 28.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
  Boston Globe
D Jason
IND Monsieur
D COSDem
  Fitchburg (MA) Sentinel & Enterprise
  Eagle-Tribune
D Bill Linehan [L]
D Stephen J. Murphy [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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