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Parents > United States > West Virginia > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 2016 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 08, 2016 - 05:30am Central
Polls Close November 08, 2016 - 06:30pm Central
Term Start January 16, 2017 - 12:00pm
Term End August 03, 2017 - 07:00pm
Turnout 55.99% Registered 38.52% Total Population
ContributorAJ
Last ModifiedIndyGeorgia August 03, 2017 07:44pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description Term End due to party switch
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/2012
NameEarl Ray Tomblin Votes335,468 (50.49%)
Term01/14/2013 - 01/16/2017 Margin32,177 (+4.84%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won08/03/2017
NameJim Justice Votes1 (100.00%)
Term08/03/2017 - 01/11/2021 Margin1 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 10, 2016 WV Governor - D Primary
Jim Justice
D 258,350
May 10, 2016 WV Governor - R Primary
William Paul "Bill" Cole, III
R 161,127
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
03/04/2013 11/08/2016
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Jim Justice 8 2 ----
William Paul "Bill" Cole, III 1 1 ----
Leaning Call: Jim Justice (80.00%)
Weighted Call: Jim Justice (111.71%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

03/15/2015 11/07/2016

CANDIDATES
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Name Jim Justice St. Sen. William Paul "Bill" Cole, III St. Sen. Charlotte Pritt David Dunstan Moran Phillip Hudok  
PartyDemocratic Republican Mountain Libertarian Constitution  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes350,408 (49.09%) 301,987 (42.30%) 42,068 (5.89%) 15,354 (2.15%) 4,041 (0.57%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -48,421 (-6.78%) -308,340 (-43.19%) -335,054 (-46.94%) -346,367 (-48.52%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $--  
Website [Website] [Website] [Website]  
Entry Date 00/00/2015 06/00/2015 01/01/2016 -- --  
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MATCHUP POLLS (13 from 8 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg36.40%-- 43.15%-- 6.74%-- 1.58%-- 0.42%--  
SurveyMonkey 
11/01/16-11/07/16
36.00% 6.0 45.00% 2.0 13.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
SurveyMonkey 
10/25/16-10/31/16
42.00% -- 43.00% -- 13.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Repass Research 
10/12/16-10/17/16
44.00% 2.0 33.00% 1.0 8.00% -- 5.00% -- 0.00% --
Garin-Hart-Yang Research (D) 
09/13/16-09/17/16
46.00% -- 33.00% -- 7.00% -- 4.00% -- 0.00% --
Just Win Research 
09/08/16-09/10/16
44.00% -- 42.00% -- 3.00% -- 2.00% -- 2.00% --
Repass Research 
08/09/16-08/28/16
46.00% -- 32.00% -- 8.00% -- 5.00% -- 0.00% --
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VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor
05/17/2016 vs Jim Justice TVAd Attack eng Justice for Himself  00:00:30 RP 
04/24/2016 William Paul "Bill" Cole, III TVAd Issue eng Bill Cole ON TV   00:00:30 RP 
04/11/2016 Jim Justice TVAd Endorsement eng Cecil Roberts & UMWA   00:00:36 RP 
03/04/2016 Jim Justice TVAd Biography eng Straight Talk   00:00:30 RP 
11/11/2015 Jim Justice TVAd Biography eng Coach Justice  00:00:30 RP 
10/14/2015 Jim Justice TVAd Biography eng Greenbrier  00:00:30 RP 

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