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Parents > United States > Indiana > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline February 01, 2008 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 04, 2008 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 04, 2008 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 12, 2009 - 12:00pm
Term End January 14, 2013 - 12:00pm
Turnout 44.47% Total Population
ContributorUser 490
Last ModifiedSteve Boudreaux May 24, 2010 10:57am
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Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/2004
NameMitch Daniels Votes1,302,912 (53.21%)
Term01/10/2005 - 01/12/2009 Margin189,012 (+7.72%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/2012
NameMike Pence Votes1,275,424 (49.49%)
Term01/14/2013 - 01/09/2017 Margin75,408 (+2.93%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 06, 2008 IN Governor - D Primary Jill Long Thompson
D 1,151,951
May 06, 2008 IN Governor - R Primary Mitch Daniels
R 350,390
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
06/26/2005 11/04/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Mitch Daniels 18 9 15 4
Jill Long Thompson 7 1 1 1
Leaning Call: Mitch Daniels (85.84%)
Weighted Call: Mitch Daniels (99.90%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

09/10/2007 10/24/2008

CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Gov. Mitch Daniels Rep. Jill Long Thompson Andrew Horning (W) Christopher Stried (W) Timothy Lee Frye  
PartyRepublican Democratic Libertarian Independent Independent  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes1,563,885 (57.84%) 1,082,463 (40.04%) 57,376 (2.12%) 19 (0.00%) 9 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -481,422 (-17.81%) -1,506,509 (-55.72%) -1,563,866 (-57.84%) -1,563,876 (-57.84%)  
Predict Avg.51.64% 47.45% 1.56% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $--  
Website [Website] [Website] [Website]  
Entry Date 01/01/2007 01/01/2007 00/00/2008 -- --  
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MATCHUP POLLS (23 from 12 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg53.67%-- 36.31%-- 2.92%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--  
Howey-Gauge 
10/23/08-10/24/08
61.00% -- 30.00% -- 3.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling 
10/18/08-10/19/08
57.00% -- 36.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Research 2000 
09/29/08-09/30/08
47.00% 2.0 46.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Opinion Strategies (R) 
09/29/08-09/30/08
54.00% -- 32.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
09/28/08-09/29/08
53.00% 1.0 37.00% 1.0 6.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
09/17/08-09/18/08
56.00% -- 40.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
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Jul 12, 2008 01:00am News Republican State Senator Fails in Attempt to Qualify Taxpayers Party  Article TX DEM 
May 26, 2008 09:00pm Announcement TROUBLE ON THE RIGHT FOR INDIANA'S GOP GOVERNOR  Article M@ 

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