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  IL US Senate - R Primary Replacement
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Illinois > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
Type Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 2004 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open August 04, 2004 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Close August 04, 2004 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 2005 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2011 - 12:00pm
ContributorRalphie
Last ModifiedArmyDem January 02, 2008 04:02pm
Data Sources
Description By Appointment to members of the Republican State Central Committee.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1998
NamePeter G. Fitzgerald Votes1,709,041 (50.35%)
Term01/03/1999 - 01/03/2005 Margin98,545 (+2.90%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/2004
NameBarack Obama Votes3,597,456 (69.97%)
Term01/03/2005 - 11/16/2008 Margin2,206,766 (+42.92%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceIL US Senate 11/02/2004
MAP
United States 1959 - MAP
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
07/06/2004 08/04/2004
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Al Salvi 3 ------
Jim Oberweis 2 1 --1
Andrea Grubb Barthwell ------1
Leaning Call: Jim Oberweis (53.33%)
Weighted Call: Andrea Grubb Barthwell (96.13%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

06/28/2004 06/28/2004

CANDIDATES
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Name Assistant Secretary Alan L. Keyes Andrea Grubb Barthwell Jim Oberweis St. Rep. Al Salvi Jon Stewart Ted Nugent Daniel R. "The Wigman" Vovak
PartyRepublican Republican Republican Republican Republican Republican Republican
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Uncertified Votes1 (100.00%) 0 (0.00%) 0 (0.00%) 0 (0.00%) 0 (0.00%) 0 (0.00%) 0 (0.00%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -1 (-100.00%) -1 (-100.00%) -1 (-100.00%) -1 (-100.00%) -1 (-100.00%) -1 (-100.00%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]
Entry Date 08/02/2004 07/03/2004 06/26/2004 07/21/2004 07/09/2004 -- --
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MATCHUP POLLS (1 from 1 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.00%-- 0.00%-- 40.62%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--
Survey USA 
06/28/04-06/28/04
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 41.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Oct 19, 2004 12:00am News [Illinois] GOP chair: I'll take heat for Keyes debacle  Article Servo 
Sep 05, 2004 12:00am Commentary Rockford pol gambles his future on Keyes' candidacy  Article None Entered 
Aug 11, 2004 12:00am Commentary Out of touch with reality  Article None Entered 
Aug 04, 2004 12:00am News Illinois GOP Interviewing Senate Hopefuls; Keyes says Non-Resident Candidates are Bad Idea  Article Gerald Farinas 
Aug 04, 2004 12:00am News Illinois GOP Asks Keyes to Run for Senate  Article John 
Aug 04, 2004 12:00am Commentary What GOP lacks in resumes, it makes up in character  Article None Entered 
Aug 03, 2004 12:00am News GOP nears choice for Senate  Article None Entered 
Aug 03, 2004 12:00am Commentary Dithering Illinois GOP should just pick somebody, anybody  Article None Entered 
Aug 03, 2004 12:00am News Finalists Named for Illinois GOP Ballot  Article None Entered 
Aug 02, 2004 12:00am Scandal Grassroots leaders furious with IL GOP leadership over selection process  Article None Entered 
Aug 02, 2004 12:00am News GOP leaders interview possible candidates  Article None Entered 
Aug 02, 2004 12:00am Speculative Illinois Republicans prepare to pick Senate candidate  Article None Entered 
Jul 31, 2004 12:00am News WGN reporter may run if GOP foots bill [IL U.S. Senate]  Article Servo 
Jul 29, 2004 12:00am News Ryan Pulls Name Off Illinois Senate Ballot  Article Gerald Farinas 
Jul 28, 2004 12:00am General State GOP frustrated Ryan lingers on ballot  Article None Entered 
Jul 26, 2004 12:00am Editorial Embarrassing failure to field candidate  Article None Entered 
Jul 25, 2004 12:00am Commentary Grandstanding rampant without senatorial candidate  Article None Entered 
Jul 23, 2004 12:00am Commentary Republicans' best bet for Senate lives in Rockford  Article None Entered 
Jul 22, 2004 12:00am News Dillard decides not to run  Article None Entered 
Jul 22, 2004 12:00am News Oberweis is eager to tell Bush here: I'm your guy  Article None Entered 
Jul 22, 2004 12:00am Analysis Does anyone want this job?  Article None Entered 
Jul 21, 2004 12:00am Statement Dillard says he can beat Obama  Article None Entered 
Jul 21, 2004 12:00am Speculative Salvi vs. Obama?  Article None Entered 
Jul 21, 2004 12:00am Perspective Illinois Republicans may deserve Spanky the Clown  Article None Entered 
Jul 20, 2004 12:00am Commentary What is the state GOP doing?  Article None Entered 
Jul 20, 2004 12:00am News Senator Dillard not expected to run for Republican Illinois US Senate Seat  Article Gerald Farinas 
Jul 19, 2004 12:00am Speculative Dillard considers Senate race; Oberweis interested  Article None Entered 
Jul 19, 2004 12:00am Commentary Illinois Republicans cower to the sidelines  Article None Entered 
Jul 16, 2004 12:00am General Defeated GOP goes back to its search [IL Senate]  Article Mr. Techno 
Jul 15, 2004 12:00am Speculative Will Illinois GOP Turn to Ted Nugent?  Article COSDem 
Jul 15, 2004 12:00am Perspective On the Future of the GOP in Illinois  Article None Entered 
Jul 15, 2004 12:00am News [IL US Senate]Memo Rips GOP Hopeful for 'Lewd' Actions  Article InspectorMorse 
Jul 15, 2004 12:00am Advertisement Memo Rips GOP Hopeful [Barthwell] for 'Lewd' Actions  Article COSDem 
Jul 14, 2004 12:00am News Sources: Ditka's out of the game  Article COSDem 
Jul 14, 2004 12:00am News Ditka Will Not Run For U.S. Senate  Article COSDem 
Jul 13, 2004 12:00am News Some in Illinois Want Ditka for Da Senate  Article Gerald Farinas 
Jul 12, 2004 12:00am Commentary Coach Ditka's campaign just limping along  Article COSDem 
Jul 11, 2004 12:00am General Ditka for Senate? Wife says: 'I think somebody just made it up'  Article COSDem 
Jul 10, 2004 12:00am Speculative Doctor explores running for GOP Senate seat  Article None Entered 
Jul 10, 2004 12:00am News Field for Republican replacement is wide open  Article None Entered 
Jul 09, 2004 12:00am News Bush aide resigns to explore Senate run  Article None Entered 
Jul 09, 2004 12:00am News Favored Ryan stand-in steps aside instead  Article None Entered 
Jul 09, 2004 12:00am News GOP told thanks, but no thanks  Article None Entered 
Jul 08, 2004 12:00am News Rauschenberger says "NO" . . . but thanks  Article None Entered 
Jul 08, 2004 12:00am Endorsement Hastert calls Rauschenberger 'best person' to run  Article None Entered 
Jul 07, 2004 12:00am News 12 people interested in [IL] GOP Senate nod  Article RP 
Jul 04, 2004 12:00am Commentary Insider belongs in GOP spotlight, not the shadows  Article None Entered 
Jul 02, 2004 12:00am News Gidwitz rejects a Senate bid  Article None Entered 
Jul 01, 2004 12:00am News Gidwitz says no to running for U.S. Senate  Article None Entered 
Jun 28, 2004 12:00am Commentary Jim Oberweis And The Illinois Senate Race  Article None Entered 

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