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  WV US Senate - R Primary
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > West Virginia > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
TypeRepublican Primary Election
Filing Deadline January 28, 2006 - 04:00pm
Polls Open May 09, 2006 - 09:00am
Polls Close May 09, 2006 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2007 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2013 - 12:00pm
Turnout 22.78% Registered 4.40% Total Population
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifiedSarnstrom May 11, 2006 07:42pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/2000
NameRobert C. Byrd Votes469,215 (77.75%)
Term01/03/2001 - 01/03/2007 Margin347,580 (+57.60%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/2006
NameRobert C. Byrd Votes296,276 (64.42%)
Term01/03/2007 - 06/28/2010 Margin141,233 (+30.71%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceWV US Senate 11/07/2006
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
04/23/2004 05/09/2006
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Shelley Moore Capito 1 --1 6
John Raese 3 3 1 1
Hiram C. "Bucky" Lewis, IV 1 --1 --
Leaning Call: Shelley Moore Capito (58.33%)
Weighted Call: Hiram C. "Bucky" Lewis, IV (51.29%)

CANDIDATES
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Name John Raese Hiram C. "Bucky" Lewis, IV Rick Snuffer Charles G. "Bud" Railey Paul Brown Zane R. Lawhorn  
PartyRepublican Republican Republican Republican Republican Republican  
Uncertified Votes46,391 (58.31%) 18,136 (22.80%) 4,759 (5.98%) 4,232 (5.32%) 3,375 (4.24%) 2,666 (3.35%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -28,255 (-35.51%) -41,632 (-52.33%) -42,159 (-52.99%) -43,016 (-54.07%) -43,725 (-54.96%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--  
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R SC-Conservative
 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Apr 07, 2006 11:00am Blog Entry [WV] Ronald Reagan Endorses Raese  Article ArmyDem 
Jan 25, 2006 10:00pm Announcement Wealthy Businessman to Challenge Byrd  Article Patrick 
Dec 06, 2005 05:45pm Election Guide Capehart Will Not Run for U.S. Senate [WV]  Article COSDem 
Nov 14, 2005 08:00pm Election Guide Catlett Not a Candidate in '06 [WV Senate]  Article COSDem 
Oct 27, 2005 10:00pm Election Guide Secretary of State Betty Ireland Won't Challenge Byrd  Article COSDem 
Oct 11, 2005 06:40pm General Ireland weighing run for Byrd seat  Article RP 

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