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  MO Attorney General
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Parents > United States > Missouri > Attorney General
OfficeAttorney General
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 2008 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 04, 2008 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 04, 2008 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 12, 2009 - 09:00am
Term End January 14, 2013 - 12:00pm
Turnout 49.76% Total Population
ContributorBen
Last ModifiedRBH February 09, 2021 11:59pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/2004
NameJeremiah W. "Jay" Nixon Votes1,592,842 (59.96%)
Term01/10/2005 - 01/12/2009 Margin592,339 (+22.30%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/2012
NameChris Koster Votes1,491,139 (55.89%)
Term01/14/2013 - 01/09/2017 Margin407,033 (+15.26%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 05, 2008 MO Attorney General - D Primary
Chris Koster
D 346,729
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
07/25/2005 11/04/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Michael R. Gibbons 3 ------
Chris Koster 12 ------
Leaning Call: Chris Koster (80.00%)
Weighted Call: Chris Koster (53.25%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
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08/13/2008 11/02/2008

CANDIDATES
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Name St. Sen. Chris Koster President Pro Tempore Michael R. Gibbons  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes1,471,647 (52.85%) 1,312,719 (47.15%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -158,928 (-5.71%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website [Website] [Website]  
Entry Date 00/00/0001 00/00/0001  
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MATCHUP POLLS (3 from 1 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg45.19%-- 42.80%--  
Public Policy Polling 
10/31/08-11/02/08
46.10% 0.1 42.90% 1.9
Public Policy Polling 
10/11/08-10/12/08
46.00% 4.0 41.00% 2.0
Public Policy Polling 
08/13/08-08/17/08
42.00% -- 39.00% --
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Oct 05, 2008 11:05pm News Koster's ex-wife gives $140K to Gibbons  Article RBH 

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