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  Afghan President- Intitial Election
RACE DETAILS
Parents > Afghanistan > Afghan Executive
OfficePresident
Type Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open August 20, 2009 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close August 20, 2009 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start November 10, 2009 - 12:00pm
Term End September 01, 2014 - 12:00pm
ContributorTX_Progressive
Last Modifiedev October 16, 2012 06:16am
Data Sources[Link]
Description The Afghan election commission ruled the August 20th election as fraudulent and ordered a run-off between the top two vote getters. The results listed below have not been certified by the election commission yet.

Unofficial results:
Karzi - 3,093,256 54.81%
Abdullah- 1,571,581 27.85%
Bashardost- 520,627 9.23%
Ahmadzai- 155,343 2.75%
Yasini- 50,461 0.89%
Tanai- 33,544 0.59%
Fana- 24,279 0.43%
Other- 194,065 3.45%
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyIndependent Won10/09/2004
NameHamid Karzai Votes4,443,029 (55.37%)
Term10/10/2004 - 10/10/2009 Margin3,136,526 (+39.09%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyIndependent Won11/02/2009
NameHamid Karzai Votes1 (100.00%)
Term11/10/2009 - 09/01/2014 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceAfghan President- Run-off 11/02/2009
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
07/15/2009 08/20/2009
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Hamid Karzai 1 ----2
Leaning Call: Hamid Karzai (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Hamid Karzai (100.00%)

CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Head of State Hamid Karzai Abdullah Abdullah Ramazan Bashardost Finance Minister Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai Mirwais Yasini Shahnawaz Tanai Frozan Fana
PartyIndependent United National Front Independent Independent Independent Independent Independent
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Certified Votes2,283,907 (49.68%) 1,406,242 (30.59%) 481,072 (10.46%) 135,106 (2.94%) 47,511 (1.03%) 29,648 (0.65%) 21,512 (0.47%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -877,665 (-19.09%) -1,802,835 (-39.21%) -2,148,801 (-46.74%) -2,236,396 (-48.64%) -2,254,259 (-49.03%) -2,262,395 (-49.21%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website
Entry Date 05/04/2009 00/00/2009 05/07/2009 00/00/2009 00/00/2009 00/00/2009 00/00/2009
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MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
ENDORSEMENTS
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MORE CANDIDATES
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Name Abdul Salam Rakity Habib Mangal Motasim Billah Mazhabi Abdul Latif Pedram Mohammad Sarwar Ahmadzai Sayed Jalal Karim Shahla Ata
PartyIndependent Independent Independent Independent Independent Independent Independent
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Certified Votes19,997 (0.44%) 18,746 (0.41%) 18,248 (0.40%) 15,462 (0.34%) 14,273 (0.31%) 13,489 (0.29%) 10,687 (0.23%)
Margin-2,263,910 (-49.24%) -2,265,161 (-49.27%) -2,265,659 (-49.28%) -2,268,445 (-49.34%) -2,269,634 (-49.36%) -2,270,418 (-49.38%) -2,273,220 (-49.44%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website [Website]
Entry Date 00/00/2009 00/00/2009 -- 00/00/2009 00/00/2009 00/00/2009 00/00/2009
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Sep 08, 2009 02:00pm News Karzai headed for poll win; recount ordered over fraud  Article ev 
Sep 08, 2009 02:00pm News Afghan recount ordered; Karzai nears outright win  Article ev 
Aug 13, 2009 07:00pm News The Afghans Have a Referendum on Democracy  Article RBH 

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