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  IL Governor - R Primary
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Parents > United States > Illinois > Governor
OfficeGovernor
TypeRepublican Primary Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 2006 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open March 21, 2006 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close March 21, 2006 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 2007 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2011 - 12:00pm
Turnout 5.97% Total Population
ContributorCOSDem
Last ModifiedArmyDem August 24, 2007 07:32pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/2002
NameRod Blagojevich Votes1,847,040 (52.19%)
Term01/13/2003 - 01/08/2007 Margin252,080 (+7.12%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/2006
NameRod Blagojevich Votes1,736,219 (49.80%)
Term01/08/2007 - 01/29/2009 Margin367,537 (+10.54%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceIL Governor 11/07/2006
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
03/07/2003 03/21/2006
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Judy Baar Topinka 10 12 3 --
Leaning Call: Judy Baar Topinka (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Judy Baar Topinka (100.00%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

01/18/2005 03/12/2006

CANDIDATES
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Name Treasurer Judy Baar Topinka Jim Oberweis St. Sen. Bill Brady, Jr. Ronald Gidwitz Anthony R. "Andy" Martin  
PartyRepublican Republican Republican Republican Republican  
Campaign Logo  
Uncertified Votes280,701 (38.15%) 233,576 (31.74%) 135,370 (18.40%) 80,068 (10.88%) 6,095 (0.83%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -47,125 (-6.40%) -145,331 (-19.75%) -200,633 (-27.27%) -274,606 (-37.32%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand 6/30 $1,538,555.30 6/30 $16,109.23 6/30 $12,254.88 6/30 $2,690.04 6/30 $0.00  
Website [Website] [Website] [Website]  
Entry Date 11/30/2005 04/14/2005 07/26/2005 00/00/2005 00/00/2005  
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MATCHUP POLLS (10 from 7 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg35.76%-- 22.81%-- 13.62%-- 14.06%-- 1.42%--  
Market Shares Corp 
03/08/06-03/12/06
36.00% 2.0 21.00% 4.0 15.00% 7.0 9.00% 2.0 1.00% 1.0
Research 2000 
03/06/06-03/08/06
36.00% -- 25.00% -- 11.00% -- 19.00% -- 1.00% --
Market Shares Corp 
02/02/06-02/06/06
38.00% 7.0 17.00% 2.0 8.00% 1.0 11.00% 7.0 0.00% --
McKeon & Associates 
01/26/06-01/26/06
29.00% 1.0 17.00% 5.0 13.00% 3.0 11.00% 7.0 0.00% --
McKeon & Associates 
11/15/05-11/16/05
30.00% -- 12.00% -- 10.00% -- 4.00% -- 0.00% --
Unknown (R) 
11/11/05-11/13/05
39.00% -- 12.00% -- 3.00% -- 3.50% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
  Champaign News-Gazette
  National Rifle Association (NRA)
R John O. Jones [L]
R Mike Bost [L]
R ...
R Tim Johnson [L]
 


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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Mar 22, 2006 03:00pm News IL GOP 'unity' breakfast serves up some discord  Article COSDem 
Mar 22, 2006 01:00am Election Guide Topinka Wins GOP Nod for Ill. Governor  Article COSDem 
Mar 18, 2006 05:00pm News Ill. [Gov.] Candidate Asks to Draw Straws  Article Servo 
Mar 10, 2006 02:00pm General Topinka labels rivals as morons  Article COSDem 
Mar 05, 2006 02:00am Endorsement Tribune endorses Gidwitz; Sun-Times picks Topinka in GOP gubernatorial primary  Article COSDem 
Mar 02, 2006 08:00pm News [Illinois] State GOP reviews [Oberweis] ads that use fake headlines on real newspapers  Article Guy 

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