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  KY US Senate - D Primary
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Kentucky > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline March 01, 2008 - 05:00am Central
Polls Open May 20, 2008 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close May 20, 2008 - 06:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 2009 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2015 - 12:00pm
Turnout 38.21% Registered 15.34% Total Population
ContributorJ.R.
Last ModifiedRBH June 17, 2010 09:49pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/2002
NameMitch McConnell Votes731,679 (64.68%)
Term01/03/2003 - 01/03/2009 Margin332,045 (+29.35%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/2008
NameMitch McConnell Votes953,816 (52.97%)
Term01/03/2009 - 01/03/2015 Margin106,811 (+5.93%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceKY US Senate 11/04/2008
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
02/11/2008 05/20/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
W. Bruce Lunsford 5 4 8 5
Greg Fischer 1 ------
Leaning Call: W. Bruce Lunsford (98.28%)
Weighted Call: W. Bruce Lunsford (100.00%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

02/28/2008 05/18/2008

CANDIDATES
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Name W. Bruce Lunsford Greg Fischer David Lynn Williams James E. Rice Mike Cassaro Kenneth Stepp David Wylie
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic
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Certified Votes316,992 (51.14%) 209,827 (33.85%) 34,363 (5.54%) 20,403 (3.29%) 17,340 (2.80%) 13,451 (2.17%) 7,528 (1.21%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -107,165 (-17.29%) -282,629 (-45.59%) -296,589 (-47.84%) -299,652 (-48.34%) -303,541 (-48.97%) -309,464 (-49.92%)
Predict Avg.45.00% 30.00% 10.00% 3.00% 5.00% 4.00% 3.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]
Entry Date 01/29/2008 01/28/2008 12/07/2007 01/29/2008 12/07/2007 01/22/2008 01/29/2008
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MATCHUP POLLS (8 from 3 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg45.16%-- 24.62%-- 4.46%-- 3.46%-- 3.92%-- 2.92%-- 2.00%--
Survey USA 
05/16/08-05/18/08
47.00% 6.0 26.00% 3.0 4.00% 3.0 3.00% -- 3.00% -- 2.00% -- 2.00% 1.0
Survey USA 
05/09/08-05/11/08
41.00% -- 23.00% 1.0 7.00% 2.0 3.00% -- 3.00% 2.0 2.00% 2.0 3.00% --
Research 2000 
05/07/08-05/09/08
43.00% -- 23.00% -- 5.00% -- 4.00% -- 5.00% -- 4.00% -- 2.00% --
Survey USA 
05/03/08-05/05/08
41.00% 2.0 22.00% 4.0 5.00% 2.0 3.00% 1.0 5.00% 2.0 4.00% -- 3.00% 1.0
Survey USA 
04/26/08-04/28/08
43.00% 4.0 18.00% 9.0 7.00% 1.0 4.00% 1.0 3.00% 2.0 4.00% 3.0 2.00% 1.0
Survey USA 
04/12/08-04/14/08
47.00% 5.0 9.00% 3.0 8.00% 3.0 5.00% -- 5.00% 1.0 1.00% 2.0 3.00% 2.0
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Apr 29, 2008 08:00am News [KY] Fischer hopes to be the people‚Äôs candidate in Lunsford challenge  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 05, 2008 11:00pm News [KY] Fischer kicks in half-million, raises half-million more  Article ArmyDem 
Feb 12, 2008 06:00am News Democrat Andrew Horne drops out of U.S. Senate race (Kentucky)  Article New York Democrat 
Dec 13, 2007 09:00am Blog Entry [KY] Andrew Horne announces for US Senate  Article ArmyDem 
Dec 07, 2007 12:00pm News Senate race might need a candidate: Luallen, Stumbo unlikely to challenge McConnell  Article J.R. 
Aug 05, 2007 02:00pm News Stumbo dogs McConnell at picnic  Article RBH 

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