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  MO District 8 - Special Election
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Missouri > MO - District 08
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline March 30, 2013 - 05:00pm
Polls Open June 04, 2013 - 06:00am
Polls Close June 04, 2013 - 07:00pm
Term Start June 05, 2013 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2015 - 12:00pm
Turnout 10.10% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedCrimson February 24, 2015 08:33pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description To fill the seat vacated by the resignation of Representative Emerson.

Local committees will pick the nominees for this election. Primary elections will not be held.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/2012
NameJo Ann H. Emerson Votes216,083 (71.93%)
Term01/03/2013 - 01/22/2013 Margin142,328 (+47.38%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/2014
NameJason Smith Votes106,124 (66.65%)
Term01/03/2015 - 01/03/2017 Margin67,403 (+42.33%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Feb 09, 2013 MO District 8 - Special R Nomination Jason Smith
Feb 16, 2013 MO District 8 - Special D Nomination Steve Hodges
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
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12/03/2012 06/04/2013
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Jason Smith 1 4 3 11
Leaning Call: Jason Smith (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Jason Smith (100.00%)

CANDIDATES
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Name St. Rep. Jason Smith St. Rep. Steve Hodges Doug Enyart Bill Slantz (W) Thomas Brown (W) Robert W. George (W) Wayne L. Byington
PartyRepublican Democratic Constitution Libertarian Independent Independent Independent
Website [Campaign Site]
Certified Votes42,141 (67.14%) 17,207 (27.42%) 2,265 (3.61%) 968 (1.54%) 85 (0.14%) 75 (0.12%) 25 (0.04%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -24,934 (-39.73%) -39,876 (-63.53%) -41,173 (-65.60%) -42,056 (-67.00%) -42,066 (-67.02%) -42,116 (-67.10%)
Predict Avg.56.00% 39.67% 1.50% 2.83% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Feb 09, 2013 06:00pm News Libertarian Party taps Bill Slantz for [MO] 8th District race  Article RBH 
Dec 14, 2012 05:00pm News Mo. Rep. Emerson may move up resignation date  Article RBH 
Dec 04, 2012 05:00pm News DeSoto businessman to seek 8th District nomination  Article RBH 

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