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Parents > United States > Kentucky > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 2015 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 03, 2015 - 05:00am Central
Polls Close November 03, 2015 - 05:00pm Central
Term Start December 08, 2015 - 12:00pm
Term End December 09, 2019 - 12:00pm
Turnout 31.39% Registered 22.44% Total Population
ContributorAndy
Last ModifiedIndyGeorgia July 08, 2018 01:16pm
Data SourcesKentucky Secretary of State
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/2011
NameSteve Beshear Votes464,245 (55.72%)
Term12/13/2011 - 12/08/2015 Margin170,211 (+20.43%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 19, 2015 KY Governor - D Primary Jack Conway
D 178,541
May 19, 2015 KY Governor - R Primary Matt Bevin
R 214,193
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
08/25/2012 11/03/2015
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Jack Conway 11 2 ----
Matt Bevin 2 1 ----
Leaning Call: Jack Conway (78.95%)
Weighted Call: Matt Bevin (63.34%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

08/07/2014 10/27/2015

CANDIDATES
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Name Matt Bevin Attorney General Jack Conway Drew Curtis (W) Blackii Effing Whyte (W) Gatewood B. Gatewood  
PartyRepublican Democratic Independent Independent Independent  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes511,374 (52.52%) 426,620 (43.82%) 35,597 (3.66%) 71 (0.01%) 30 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -84,754 (-8.70%) -475,777 (-48.86%) -511,303 (-52.51%) -511,344 (-52.52%)  
Predict Avg.42.50% 43.00% 6.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $--  
Website [Website] [Website] [Website]  
Entry Date 01/27/2015 05/06/2014 01/01/2014 01/01/2015 01/01/2015  
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MATCHUP POLLS (12 from 7 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg42.70%-- 42.39%-- 4.63%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--  
Vox Populi 
10/27/15-10/27/15
44.00% -- 44.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
10/23/15-10/26/15
40.00% 3.0 45.00% 3.0 6.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Western Kentucky University 
10/19/15-10/25/15
40.00% -- 45.00% -- 7.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Fabrizio Lee (R) 
10/14/15-10/15/15
41.00% -- 44.00% -- 11.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
10/06/15-10/08/15
41.00% -- 43.00% -- 6.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Survey USA 
09/22/15-09/27/15
37.00% 1.0 42.00% 1.0 7.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 


EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor
10/29/2015 Matt Bevin vs Jack Conway TVAd Mixed eng Vote  00:00:30 RP 
10/28/2015 Matt Bevin vs Jack Conway TVAd Attack eng Upgrade  00:00:30 RP 
10/26/2015 Matt Bevin vs Jack Conway TVAd Attack eng Stamp  00:00:30 RP 
10/22/2015 Matt Bevin vs Jack Conway TVAd Attack eng Voices  00:00:30 RP 
10/20/2015 Jack Conway TVAd Feel Good eng Standing Up for Us   00:00:30 RP 
10/20/2015 Matt Bevin vs Jack Conway TVAd Attack eng Trust  00:00:30 RP 
10/13/2015 Jack Conway vs Matt Bevin TVAd Contrast eng Clear Contrast: Wall Street   00:00:30 RP 
10/12/2015 Matt Bevin vs Jack Conway TVAd Defend eng Glenna  00:00:30 RP 
10/08/2015 vs Matt Bevin TVAd Attack eng Now We Learn  00:00:30 RP 
10/02/2015 Matt Bevin vs Jack Conway TVAd Mixed eng Fresh Start   00:00:30 RP 
09/23/2015 Jack Conway vs Matt Bevin TVAd Attack eng In His Own Words: Cockfight  00:00:15 RP 
09/23/2015 Jack Conway vs Matt Bevin TVAd Attack eng In His Own Words: Education   00:00:15 RP 
09/23/2015 Jack Conway vs Matt Bevin TVAd Attack eng In His Own Words: Farmers   00:00:15 RP 
09/23/2015 Jack Conway vs Matt Bevin TVAd Attack eng In His Own Words: Healthcare   00:00:15 RP 
09/23/2015 Jack Conway vs Matt Bevin TVAd Attack eng In His Own Words: MIT  00:00:15 RP 
09/23/2015 Jack Conway vs Matt Bevin TVAd Attack eng In His Own Words: Taxes  00:00:15 RP 
09/22/2015 vs Jack Conway TVAd Attack eng War on Coal  00:02:05 RP 
09/04/2015 vs Matt Bevin TVAd Attack eng Liar  00:00:00 RP 
08/19/2015 vs Matt Bevin TVAd Attack eng 30 Times  00:00:30 RP 
08/12/2015 vs Matt Bevin TVAd Biography eng Have No  00:00:30 RP 
04/14/2015 Matt Bevin TVAd Biography eng Real Deal  00:00:30 RP 

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Oct 17, 2015 10:05pm Strategy Bevin shutting out WAVE ads is short-sighted  Article RP 

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