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Parents > United States > Vermont > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1998 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 03, 1998 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 03, 1998 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1999 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2005 - 12:00pm
Turnout 38.03% Total Population
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifiedBarack O-blame-a April 19, 2004 11:28pm
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Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1992
NamePatrick J. Leahy Votes154,762 (54.16%)
Term01/03/1993 - 01/03/1999 Margin30,908 (+10.82%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/2004
NamePatrick J. Leahy Votes216,972 (70.63%)
Term01/03/2005 - 01/03/2011 Margin141,574 (+46.08%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 08, 1998 VT US Senate- D Primary Patrick J. Leahy D 19,290
Sep 08, 1998 VT US Senate - R Primary Fred Tuttle R 52,813
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CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Sen. Patrick J. Leahy Fred Tuttle Hugh Douglas Barry M. Nelson Robert "Doc Bob" Melamede Jerry Levy (W) Others
PartyDemocratic Republican Libertarian Independent Vermont Grassroots Liberty Union Other
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Uncertified Votes154,567 (72.22%) 48,051 (22.45%) 4,199 (1.96%) 2,893 (1.35%) 2,459 (1.15%) 1,238 (0.58%) 629 (0.29%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -106,516 (-49.77%) -150,368 (-70.25%) -151,674 (-70.86%) -152,108 (-71.07%) -153,329 (-71.64%) -153,938 (-71.92%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
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MATCHUP POLLS (2 from 1 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg64.60%-- 25.19%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--
Mason-Dixon 
10/10/98-10/12/98
65.00% 4.0 26.00% 6.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
08/01/98-08/03/98
69.00% -- 20.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Oct 22, 1998 12:00am Profile Fred Tuttle: One candidate hoping to lose this November  Article Craverguy 

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