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Parents > United States > Montana > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline March 01, 2008 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 04, 2008 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 04, 2008 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 05, 2009 - 12:00pm
Term End January 07, 2013 - 12:00pm
Turnout 53.95% Total Population
ContributorUser 490
Last ModifiedRBH January 04, 2013 10:05pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/2004
NameBrian Schweitzer Votes225,016 (50.44%)
Term01/03/2005 - 01/03/2009 Margin19,703 (+4.42%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/2012
NameSteve Bullock Votes236,450 (48.90%)
Term01/07/2013 - 01/02/2017 Margin7,571 (+1.57%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 03, 2008 MT Governor - D Primary Brian Schweitzer
D 135,531
Jun 03, 2008 MT Governor - R Primary Roy Brown
R 81,526
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
06/26/2005 11/04/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Brian Schweitzer 3 3 4 33
Leaning Call: Brian Schweitzer (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Brian Schweitzer (100.00%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

12/17/2007 11/02/2008

CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Gov. Brian Schweitzer St. Sen. Roy Brown Stan Jones  
PartyDemocratic Republican Libertarian  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes318,670 (65.47%) 158,268 (32.52%) 9,796 (2.01%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -160,402 (-32.95%) -308,874 (-63.46%)  
Predict Avg.58.17% 37.50% 6.50%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $--  
Website [Website] [Website]  
Entry Date 01/01/2007 01/01/2007 03/20/2008  
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MATCHUP POLLS (8 from 5 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg58.78%-- 35.17%-- 3.41%--  
Public Policy Polling 
10/31/08-11/02/08
62.00% -- 36.00% -- 0.00% --
Montana State University Billings 
10/16/08-10/20/08
60.20% -- 27.30% -- 4.30% --
Research 2000 
10/15/08-10/16/08
57.00% -- 40.00% -- 0.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
10/01/08-10/01/08
56.00% 3.0 41.00% 6.0 0.00% 3.0
Rasmussen Reports 
07/29/08-07/29/08
59.00% 2.0 35.00% 3.0 3.00% --
Rasmussen Reports 
06/30/08-06/30/08
61.00% -- 32.00% -- 3.00% --
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Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Oct 16, 2008 02:10pm Idiocy Brown says he's no vegetarian, decries Demos' mud-slinging  Article Craverguy 
Oct 15, 2008 01:00pm Endorsement More Schweitzer a good thing for state  Article Craverguy 

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