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  VT At-Large
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Vermont > VT - At-Large
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 2006 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 07, 2006 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 07, 2006 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 2007 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2009 - 12:00pm
ContributorUser 490
Last ModifiedRBH January 24, 2019 12:26pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyIndependent Won11/02/2004
NameBernie Sanders Votes205,774 (67.37%)
Term01/03/2005 - 01/03/2007 Margin131,053 (+42.90%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/2008
NamePeter Welch Votes248,203 (83.25%)
Term01/03/2009 - 01/03/2011 Margin233,854 (+78.43%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 12, 2006 VT At Large - R Primary
Martha Rainville
R 36,742
Sep 12, 2006 VT At-Large - D Primary
Peter Welch
D 35,739
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
04/20/2005 11/07/2006
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Peter Welch 6 20 20 3
Martha Rainville 1 ------
Leaning Call: Peter Welch (99.16%)
Weighted Call: Peter Welch (100.00%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

07/26/2006 10/24/2006

CANDIDATES
Photo
Name President Pro Tempore Peter Welch Martha Rainville Dennis J. Morrisseau Jerry Trudell Bruce Marshall Keith Stern Jane Newton
PartyDemocratic Republican Impeach Bush Now Independent Green Independent Liberty Union
Campaign Logo
Certified Votes139,815 (53.22%) 117,023 (44.54%) 1,390 (0.53%) 1,013 (0.39%) 994 (0.38%) 963 (0.37%) 721 (0.27%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -22,792 (-8.68%) -138,425 (-52.69%) -138,802 (-52.83%) -138,821 (-52.84%) -138,852 (-52.85%) -139,094 (-52.94%)
Predict Avg.54.67% 44.33% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.25% 0.25%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website [Website] [Website] [Website]
Entry Date 00/00/0001 00/00/0001 -- -- -- 00/00/0001 00/00/0001
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MATCHUP POLLS (6 from 4 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg49.78%-- 41.86%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.51%--
Research 2000 
10/23/06-10/24/06
51.00% 6.0 41.00% 2.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research (D) 
10/08/06-10/09/06
52.00% -- 41.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
09/24/06-09/24/06
51.00% 10.0 43.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% 0.5
Research 2000 
09/18/06-09/19/06
45.00% -- 39.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
American Research Group 
09/13/06-09/14/06
48.00% -- 45.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 2.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
07/26/06-07/27/06
41.00% -- 42.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.50% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
I Ryan34
IndP 6921
D Ben Cohen [L]
  Democracy for America
D AJ
  Burlington Free Press
  Sierra Club
  Planned Parenthood Federation of America
  Stowe Reporter
  Brattleboro Reformer
I James M. "Jim" Jeffords [L]
I lucky
I Bernie Sanders [L]
D Bulldogscm
MORE CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name Chris Karr (W) Others  
PartyWe, The People Independent  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes599 (0.23%) 208 (0.08%)  
Margin-139,216 (-52.99%) -139,607 (-53.14%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website  
Entry Date -- --  
MATCHUP POLLS (6 from 4 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.00%-- 0.00%--  
Research 2000 
10/23/06-10/24/06
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research (D) 
10/08/06-10/09/06
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
09/24/06-09/24/06
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Research 2000 
09/18/06-09/19/06
0.00% -- 0.00% --
American Research Group 
09/13/06-09/14/06
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
07/26/06-07/27/06
0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 


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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Oct 11, 2006 01:50pm Endorsement Jeffords, Irked by NRCC Ad, Endorses Democrat for Vermont House Seat  Article RP 
Sep 18, 2006 12:00pm General Rainville Calls for Term Limits in House and Senate  Article COSDem 
Jun 05, 2006 10:00am News Sanders' Departure Leaves Competitive Race in Vermont  Article PragCon 3.0 

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