Home About Chat Users Issues Party Candidates Polling Firms Media News Polls Calendar Key Races United States President Senate House Governors International

New User Account
"A historical political resource." 
Email: Password:

  PA - District 07
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > PA - District 07
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline August 01, 2008 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 04, 2008 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 04, 2008 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 2009 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2011 - 12:00pm
Turnout 80.16% Registered 54.49% Total Population
ContributorScottĀ³
Last ModifiedScottĀ³ January 07, 2009 08:39am
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/2006
NameJoseph A. Sestak Votes147,898 (56.38%)
Term01/03/2007 - 01/03/2009 Margin33,472 (+12.76%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/2010
NamePat Meehan Votes137,825 (54.94%)
Term01/03/2011 - 01/03/2013 Margin27,511 (+10.97%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Apr 22, 2008 PA - District 07 - D Primary
Joseph A. Sestak
D 91,272
Apr 22, 2008 PA - District 07 - R Primary
W. Craig Williams
R 52,733
MAP

Curve
Embed Code Data
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
03/18/2007 11/04/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Joseph A. Sestak 3 3 14 4
Leaning Call: Joseph A. Sestak (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Joseph A. Sestak (100.00%)

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name (I) Rep. Joseph A. Sestak W. Craig Williams  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes209,955 (59.59%) 142,362 (40.41%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -67,593 (-19.19%)  
Predict Avg.56.00% 44.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website [Website]  
Entry Date 11/11/2006 11/11/2006  
Bar
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements  


EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Jan 07, 2008 10:00am News [PA-07] Sestak on track  Article hillman_pa 

DISCUSSION