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  LA Secretary of State - Special Election
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Parents > United States > Louisiana > Secretary of State
OfficeSecretary of State
Type Primary Election
Filing Deadline August 01, 2006 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open September 30, 2006 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close September 30, 2006 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start November 10, 2006 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2008 - 12:00pm
# Winners2
Turnout 12.25% Registered 7.59% Total Population
ContributorUser 490
Last ModifiedPaul August 16, 2015 09:17pm
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Description Special Election to fill unexpired term of Fox McKeithen.

If no candidate receives a majority of the vote, the top two finishers will advance to a November runoff.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won07/16/2005
NameAl Ater Votes1 (100.00%)
Term07/16/2005 - 01/03/2007 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won10/10/2006
NameJay Dardenne Votes1 (100.00%)
Term11/10/2006 - 01/14/2008 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceLA Secretary of State - Special Runoff 10/10/2006
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
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05/13/2006 09/30/2006
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Mike Francis 2 1 ----
Francis C. Heitmeier --1 ----
Leaning Call: Mike Francis (66.67%)
Weighted Call: Mike Francis (98.92%)

CANDIDATES (2 Winners)
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Name St. Sen. Jay Dardenne St. Sen. Francis C. Heitmeier Mike Francis Mary Chehardy James W. "Jim" Crowley Allen "Al" Leone Rayburn Clipper
PartyRepublican Democratic Republican Republican Independent Republican Libertarian
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Uncertified Votes191,562 (29.75%) 179,153 (27.82%) 168,185 (26.12%) 56,225 (8.73%) 24,248 (3.77%) 12,832 (1.99%) 11,722 (1.82%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -12,409 (-1.93%) -23,377 (-3.63%) -135,337 (-21.02%) -167,314 (-25.98%) -178,730 (-27.76%) -179,840 (-27.93%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website [Website]
Entry Date 03/23/2006 07/14/2006 00/00/2005 -- -- -- --
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Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Sep 30, 2006 04:00pm Event Few Problems Seen in Louisiana Voting  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Sep 28, 2006 04:00pm Announcement [LA] Secretary of state candidate [Mike Francis] to begin reporting company plane use  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Jul 14, 2006 06:00pm Announcement New Orleans Democrat running for secretary of state  Article Brandonius Maximus 

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