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Parents > United States > California > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 2002 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 05, 2002 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 05, 2002 - 10:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 2003 - 12:00pm
Term End November 17, 2003 - 12:00pm
Turnout 48.85% Registered 22.07% Total Population
ContributorPicimpalious
Last ModifiedRBH September 02, 2016 08:36pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1998
NameGray Davis Votes4,860,702 (57.97%)
Term01/03/1999 - 01/03/2003 Margin1,642,672 (+19.59%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won10/07/2003
NameArnold Schwarzenegger Votes4,206,284 (48.58%)
Term11/17/2003 - 01/03/2007 Margin1,481,410 (+17.11%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Mar 05, 2002 CA Governor - R Primary William "Bill" W. Simon, Jr. R 2,285,452
Mar 05, 2002 CA Governor - LBT Primary Gary Copeland LBT 19,311
Mar 05, 2002 CA Governor - AIP Primary Reinhold "Ron" Gulke AIP 26,269
Mar 05, 2002 CA Governor - G Primary Peter M. Camejo G 35,767
Mar 05, 2002 CA Governor - NLP Primary Iris Adam NLP 4,402
Mar 05, 2002 CA Governor - D Primary Gray Davis D 2,169,555
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
08/10/2002 11/05/2002
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Gray Davis 5 14 12 3
William "Bill" W. Simon, Jr. 1 1 ----
Leaning Call: Gray Davis (96.43%)
Weighted Call: Gray Davis (99.99%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
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12/01/2001 11/03/2002

CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Gov. Gray Davis William "Bill" W. Simon, Jr. Peter M. Camejo Gary Copeland Reinhold "Ron" Gulke Iris Adam (W) Rob Marinko
PartyDemocratic Republican Green Libertarian American Independent Natural Law Independent
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Certified Votes3,533,490 (47.26%) 3,169,801 (42.40%) 393,036 (5.26%) 161,203 (2.16%) 128,035 (1.71%) 88,415 (1.18%) 1,789 (0.02%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -363,689 (-4.86%) -3,140,454 (-42.01%) -3,372,287 (-45.11%) -3,405,455 (-45.55%) -3,445,075 (-46.08%) -3,531,701 (-47.24%)
Predict Avg.48.96% 38.95% 7.56% 2.24% 0.50% 1.27% 0.00%
Cash On Hand 12/1 $64,215,204.00 12/1 $33,572,204.00 12/1 $134,428.00 12/1 $1,000.00 $-- $-- $--
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]
Entry Date -- -- -- -- -- -- --
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MATCHUP POLLS (25 from 10 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg41.15%-- 35.62%-- 6.82%-- 2.60%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--
Survey USA 
11/01/02-11/03/02
45.00% 3.0 39.00% 2.0 8.00% -- 4.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Field Poll 
11/01/02-11/01/02
55.00% -- 45.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/25/02-10/27/02
48.00% 1.0 37.00% 1.0 8.00% 1.0 3.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Los Angeles Times 
10/22/02-10/27/02
45.00% -- 36.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Jan Van Lohuizen 
10/21/02-10/21/02
34.20% -- 33.70% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/18/02-10/20/02
47.00% 1.0 36.00% 3.0 9.00% -- 4.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
MORE CANDIDATES
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Name (W) James F Stewart (W) Jim Mallon (W) Nick Jesson (W) Anselmo A. Chavez (W) Debbie Jo Terzoli (W) Nan Bailey (W) Will B King
PartyIndependent Independent Independent Independent Independent Independent Independent
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Certified Votes327 (0.00%) 55 (0.00%) 46 (0.00%) 37 (0.00%) 30 (0.00%) 28 (0.00%) 13 (0.00%)
Margin-3,533,163 (-47.26%) -3,533,435 (-47.26%) -3,533,444 (-47.26%) -3,533,453 (-47.26%) -3,533,460 (-47.26%) -3,533,462 (-47.26%) -3,533,477 (-47.26%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website
Entry Date -- -- -- -- -- 06/01/2002 --
MATCHUP POLLS (25 from 10 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--
Survey USA 
11/01/02-11/03/02
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Field Poll 
11/01/02-11/01/02
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/25/02-10/27/02
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Los Angeles Times 
10/22/02-10/27/02
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Jan Van Lohuizen 
10/21/02-10/21/02
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/18/02-10/20/02
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Oct 15, 2002 11:47am General Riordan Flattered, but Won't Mount a Write-in Campaign  Article RP 
Sep 18, 2002 07:38pm General Schwarzenegger Mulls Write-In Campaign  Article RP 
Sep 12, 2002 08:04pm General Fraud Verdict Against Simon's Firm Dismissed  Article RP 
Sep 06, 2002 08:20am General GOP Stalwart Attacks Simon  Article RP 
Sep 05, 2002 12:48pm General Riordan Could Beat Davis  Article RP 
Sep 05, 2002 12:46pm General Gray Davis Satire Site  Article RP 

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