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RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > North Carolina > President
Parent RaceUS President - Popular Vote
OfficePresident
Type General Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 2008 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 04, 2008 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 04, 2008 - 05:30pm Central
Term Start January 20, 2009 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 2013 - 12:00pm
Turnout 68.81% Registered 53.55% Total Population
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifiedThe Sunset Provision December 09, 2008 12:59am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/2004
NameGeorge W. Bush Votes1,961,166 (56.02%)
Term01/20/2005 - 01/20/2009 Margin435,317 (+12.43%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/2012
NameMitt Romney Votes2,270,395 (50.39%)
Term01/20/2013 - 01/20/2017 Margin92,004 (+2.04%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 06, 2008 NC US President - R Primary John McCain R 517,583
May 06, 2008 NC US President - D Primary Barack Obama D 1,580,726
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
02/27/2005 11/04/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
John McCain 20 7 9 1
Barack Obama 33 2 ----
Leaning Call: John McCain (63.73%)
Weighted Call: Barack Obama (59.20%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
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06/26/2007 11/02/2008

CANDIDATES
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Name Sen. Barack Obama Sen. John McCain Rep. Bob Barr (W) Write-In (W) Ralph Nader (W) Rep. Cynthia McKinney (W) Brian P. Moore
PartyDemocratic Republican Libertarian Independent Independent Independent Independent
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Certified Votes2,142,651 (49.71%) 2,128,474 (49.38%) 25,722 (0.60%) 12,036 (0.28%) 1,454 (0.03%) 158 (0.00%) 38 (0.00%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -14,177 (-0.33%) -2,116,929 (-49.11%) -2,130,615 (-49.43%) -2,141,197 (-49.67%) -2,142,493 (-49.70%) -2,142,613 (-49.71%)
Predict Avg.47.00% 51.20% 1.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]
Entry Date 00/00/2008 03/04/2008 00/00/2008 -- 00/00/2008 00/00/2008 00/00/2008
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MATCHUP POLLS (80 from 19 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg47.74%-- 46.50%-- 0.94%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--
Rasmussen Reports 
11/02/08-11/02/08
49.00% 1.0 50.00% 2.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/30/08-11/02/08
48.00% 1.0 49.00% 2.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling 
10/31/08-11/02/08
50.00% 1.0 49.00% 1.0 0.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Zogby International 
10/30/08-11/01/08
47.70% 2.0 49.30% 2.9 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
YouGov 
10/18/08-11/01/08
51.00% -- 47.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Research 2000 
10/28/08-10/30/08
47.00% 1.0 45.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Dec 15, 2008 07:00pm Event North Carolina Meeting of Presidential Electors - Live Feed   Article Chronicler 
Oct 20, 2008 03:45pm News Bear found dumped at WCU with Obama signs  Article RP 
Oct 20, 2008 10:00am News Tires slashed during Obama rally  Article ArmyDem 
Oct 18, 2008 03:00pm News GOP turnout lagging in heavy N. Carolina early voting  Article ArmyDem 
Oct 06, 2008 02:15pm News McCain forced to defend N.C.  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Jul 27, 2007 07:00pm Proposed Legislation N.C. near to shelving winner-take-all for electoral votes  Article particleman 

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