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  IL US Senate - R Primary
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Illinois > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
TypeRepublican Primary Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 2004 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open March 16, 2004 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close March 16, 2004 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 2005 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2011 - 12:00pm
Turnout 5.37% Total Population
ContributorCOSDem
Last ModifiedCOSDem March 02, 2005 02:51pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description After winning the primary, Ryan dropped out due to a sex scandal involving his ex-wife, while they were married.
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
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
05/14/2003 03/16/2004
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Jack Ryan 4 14 13 4
Jim Oberweis 5 ------
Steven J. Rauschenberger ----1 --
Chirinjeev Kathuria 1 ------
Leaning Call: Jack Ryan (90.62%)
Weighted Call: Jack Ryan (99.96%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

08/09/2003 03/14/2004

CANDIDATES
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Name Jack Ryan Jim Oberweis St. Sen. Steven J. Rauschenberger Andy McKenna Jonathan Wright John Borling Norm Hill
PartyRepublican Republican Republican Republican Republican Republican Republican
Campaign Logo
Uncertified Votes234,791 (35.48%) 155,794 (23.54%) 132,655 (20.04%) 97,238 (14.69%) 17,189 (2.60%) 13,390 (2.02%) 5,637 (0.85%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -78,997 (-11.94%) -102,136 (-15.43%) -137,553 (-20.78%) -217,602 (-32.88%) -221,401 (-33.45%) -229,154 (-34.63%)
Predict Avg.36.33% 25.33% 15.00% 19.00% 0.00% 10.33% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- 6/30 $464,009.00 $-- $-- $--
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]
Entry Date 05/28/2003 05/14/2003 09/23/2003 05/14/2003 09/12/2003 05/05/2003 12/15/2003
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MATCHUP POLLS (18 from 10 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg35.20%-- 15.98%-- 7.74%-- 11.15%-- 3.91%-- 5.87%-- 0.14%--
Survey USA 
03/14/04-03/14/04
33.00% 2.0 24.00% -- 21.00% 12.0 13.00% -- 0.00% -- 2.00% 2.0 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
03/08/04-03/10/04
45.00% -- 11.00% -- 7.00% -- 12.00% -- 2.00% -- 4.00% -- 1.00% --
Survey USA 
03/06/04-03/08/04
37.00% 9.0 23.00% 9.0 11.00% 1.0 14.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 4.00% 1.0 0.00% --
Survey USA 
03/06/04-03/08/04
35.00% -- 24.00% 3.0 9.00% 2.0 13.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 4.00% 2.0 0.00% --
Research 2000 
03/01/04-03/03/04
38.00% -- 15.00% -- 0.00% -- 10.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
03/03/04-03/03/04
44.00% -- 18.00% -- 4.00% -- 10.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
MORE CANDIDATES
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Name Chirinjeev Kathuria  
PartyRepublican  
Campaign Logo  
Uncertified Votes5,110 (0.77%)  
Margin-229,681 (-34.71%)  
Predict Avg.0.67%  
Cash On Hand $--  
Website [Website]  
Entry Date 06/09/2003  
MATCHUP POLLS (18 from 10 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg5.27%--  
Survey USA 
03/14/04-03/14/04
0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
03/08/04-03/10/04
1.00% --
Survey USA 
03/06/04-03/08/04
0.00% --
Survey USA 
03/06/04-03/08/04
0.00% 1.0
Research 2000 
03/01/04-03/03/04
0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
03/03/04-03/03/04
0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements  


EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor
00/00/2004 Jack Ryan TVAd Issue eng Money for Nothing  00:00:35 Green Pigs 
00/00/2004 Jack Ryan TVAd Issue eng Money Grab  00:00:30 Green Pigs 
00/00/2004 Jim Oberweis TVAd Issue eng Oberweis Helicopter   00:00:30 Green Pigs 

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Jun 23, 2004 12:00am Editorial Time for Ryan to hit the road  Article None Entered 
Jun 23, 2004 12:00am News IL GOP national committeeman urges Ryan info to be squelched  Article None Entered 
Mar 29, 2004 12:00am News Oberweis back to dairy for now at least  Article Gerald Farinas 
Mar 17, 2004 12:00am Analysis Deep pockets makes little difference in U.S. Senate race  Article None Entered 
Mar 16, 2004 12:00am News Ryan tops crowded GOP field  Article None Entered 
Mar 13, 2004 12:00am News GOP leaders have frayed nerves over Ryan's bid  Article None Entered 

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