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  MA Governor - D Primary
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Parents > United States > Massachusetts > Governor
OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline July 30, 2002 - 12:00am
Polls Open September 17, 2002 - 06:00am
Polls Close September 17, 2002 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2003 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2007 - 12:00pm
Turnout 52.25% Registered 11.77% Total Population
Contributor*crickets chirp*
Last Modified*crickets chirp* May 22, 2004 12:17pm
Data SourcesMA Secretary of State, Dem Primary Official Returns
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won04/10/2001
NameJane Swift Votes1 (100.00%)
Term04/10/2001 - 01/03/2003 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT 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
RaceMA Governor 11/05/2002
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KEY RACE? 8.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
08/21/2002 09/17/2002
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Shannon P. O'Brien 3 5 ----
Leaning Call: Shannon P. O'Brien (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Shannon P. O'Brien (100.00%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
06/02/2002 09/15/2002

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name Treasurer Shannon P. O'Brien Secretary of Labor Robert B. Reich St. Sen. Thomas F. Birmingham St. Sen. Warren E. Tolman Chairman Steve Grossman (W) Others  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic  
Website [Website] [Website] [Website]  
Uncertified Votes243,039 (32.52%) 185,315 (24.80%) 179,703 (24.05%) 132,157 (17.69%) 5,976 (0.80%) 1,113 (0.15%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -57,724 (-7.72%) -63,336 (-8.48%) -110,882 (-14.84%) -237,063 (-31.72%) -241,926 (-32.37%)  
Predict Avg.34.86% 28.43% 21.00% 15.57% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (6 from 5 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg29.95%-- 18.80%-- 14.14%-- 16.01%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--  
Boston Herald 
09/13/02-09/15/02
34.00% -- 16.00% -- 17.00% -- 21.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Boston Globe 
09/09/02-09/09/02
31.00% -- 22.00% -- 22.00% -- 13.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
RKM Research and Communications 
09/06/02-09/07/02
28.00% -- 28.00% -- 17.00% -- 21.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
University of Massachusetts 
08/31/02-09/04/02
37.00% -- 20.00% -- 10.00% -- 19.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Boston Globe 
08/25/02-08/29/02
35.00% -- 21.00% -- 15.00% -- 15.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Suffolk University 
06/02/02-06/05/02
36.00% -- 20.00% -- 16.00% -- 4.00% -- 1.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
D Andy
Laf-W Craverguy
D Bill Bradley [L]
D Mario Cuomo [L]
LBT Silver Dime
D Tsongas Democrat
 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Sep 17, 2002 02:40pm General Who Will Face Mitt?  Article RP 
Sep 06, 2002 08:38am General Boston Herald Endorses Reich  Article RP 
Aug 28, 2002 11:49am General Parties Trade Charges in Mass. Race  Article RP 
Aug 01, 2002 12:00am Profile Aboard Reich's Reform Express  Article Craverguy 

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