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  KY US Senate
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Kentucky > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 2004 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 02, 2004 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 02, 2004 - 05:30pm Central
Term Start January 03, 2005 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2011 - 12:00pm
Turnout 61.71% Registered 42.66% Total Population
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifiedWishful Thinking November 25, 2004 01:58pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1998
NameJim Bunning Votes569,817 (49.75%)
Term01/03/1999 - 01/03/2005 Margin6,766 (+0.59%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/2010
NameRand Paul Votes755,411 (55.69%)
Term01/03/2011 - 01/03/2017 Margin155,568 (+11.47%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 18, 2004 KY US Senate - D Primary Daniel Mongiardo
D 218,969
May 18, 2004 KY US Senate - R Primary Jim Bunning
R 114,353
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
01/10/2003 11/02/2004
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Daniel Mongiardo 9 --1 --
Jim Bunning 25 42 13 5
Leaning Call: Jim Bunning (93.33%)
Weighted Call: Jim Bunning (99.76%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

05/05/2004 10/30/2004

CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Sen. Jim Bunning St. Sen. Daniel Mongiardo  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
Campaign Logo  
Uncertified Votes873,507 (50.66%) 850,855 (49.34%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -22,652 (-1.31%)  
Predict Avg.52.29% 41.86%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website [Website] [Website]  
Entry Date 00/00/2004 00/00/2004  
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MATCHUP POLLS (14 from 4 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg48.91%-- 40.82%--  
Survey USA 
10/28/04-10/30/04
51.00% 2.0 42.00% 3.0
Bluegrass Polling Company 
10/18/04-10/20/04
49.00% 2.0 43.00% 9.0
Survey USA 
10/17/04-10/19/04
53.00% 2.0 39.00% 1.0
Garin-Hart-Yang Research (D) 
10/15/04-10/17/04
43.00% -- 43.00% 6.0
Public Opinion Strategies (R) 
10/12/04-10/14/04
50.00% -- 39.00% --
Garin-Hart-Yang Research (D) 
10/06/04-10/07/04
43.00% 5.0 37.00% 2.0
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Oct 29, 2004 12:00am News Mongiardo Responds To 'Limp Wrist' Comment  Article Servo 
Oct 24, 2004 12:00am News Poll: Mongiardo Gains in Ky. Senate Race  Article New York Democrat 
Oct 22, 2004 12:00am News Bunning unaware of Iraq story  Article New York Democrat 
Oct 20, 2004 12:00am News Bunning fails to show up for his debate vs. Mongiardo  Article Servo 
Oct 15, 2004 12:00am General Bunning's Wild Pitches Tighten Kentucky Senate Race  Article ArmyDem 
Oct 13, 2004 12:00am News Ky. Senator [Bunning]: Rival's Staff Jostled Wife  Article DFWDem 

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