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Parents > United States > Florida > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 22, 2018 - 11:00am Central
Polls Open November 06, 2018 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 2018 - 06:00pm Central
Term Start January 01, 2019 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2023 - 12:00pm
Turnout 61.76% Registered 43.62% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRP November 08, 2018 02:03pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/2014
NameRick Scott Votes2,865,343 (48.14%)
Term01/06/2015 - 01/01/2019 Margin64,145 (+1.08%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 28, 2018 FL Governor - R Primary Ron DeSantis
R 1,622,124
Aug 28, 2018 FL Governor - D Primary Andrew T. Gillum
D 1,519,492
MAP
United States 1959 - MAP
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
08/06/2016 11/06/2018
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Ron DeSantis 5 ----1
Andrew T. Gillum 17 5 ----
Darcy G. Richardson 1 ------
Leaning Call: Andrew T. Gillum (72.97%)
Weighted Call: Andrew T. Gillum (103.20%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

02/26/2018 11/05/2018

CANDIDATES
Photo
Name Rep. Ron DeSantis Mayor Andrew T. Gillum Darcy G. Richardson Kyle "K.C." Gibson Ryan Christopher Foley Bruce Stanley (W) Piotr Blass
PartyRepublican Democratic Reform No Party Affiliation No Party Affiliation No Party Affiliation No Party Affiliation
Campaign Logo
Uncertified Votes4,069,451 (49.62%) 4,030,936 (49.15%) 47,000 (0.57%) 24,327 (0.30%) 14,492 (0.18%) 14,439 (0.18%) 0 (0.00%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -38,515 (-0.47%) -4,022,451 (-49.05%) -4,045,124 (-49.33%) -4,054,959 (-49.45%) -4,055,012 (-49.45%) -4,069,451 (-49.62%)
Predict Avg.46.00% 48.50% 4.75% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website [Campaign Site] [Website] [Campaign Site] [Website]
Entry Date 01/05/2018 03/01/2017 06/08/2018 09/25/2014 06/22/2018 02/27/2018 06/11/2018
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MATCHUP POLLS (57 from 29 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg45.50%-- 48.12%-- 2.25%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--
Trafalgar Group 
11/04/18-11/05/18
50.00% 3.9 46.60% 1.8 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
St. Pete Polls 
11/03/18-11/04/18
45.40% 0.9 49.50% 1.1 1.80% 0.2 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Harris Interactive 
11/02/18-11/04/18
45.60% 0.4 48.10% 0.9 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Quinnipiac University 
10/29/18-11/04/18
43.00% 3.0 50.00% 2.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Research Co. 
11/01/18-11/03/18
46.00% -- 47.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Harris Interactive 
11/01/18-11/03/18
46.00% 1.0 49.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
MORE CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name (W) Harold Frederick Johnson  
PartyNo Party Affiliation  
Campaign Logo  
Uncertified Votes0 (0.00%)  
Margin-4,069,451 (-49.62%)  
Predict Avg.0.00%  
Cash On Hand $--  
Website  
Entry Date 06/22/2018  
MATCHUP POLLS (57 from 29 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.00%--  
Trafalgar Group 
11/04/18-11/05/18
0.00% --
St. Pete Polls 
11/03/18-11/04/18
0.00% --
Harris Interactive 
11/02/18-11/04/18
0.00% --
Quinnipiac University 
10/29/18-11/04/18
0.00% --
Research Co. 
11/01/18-11/03/18
0.00% --
Harris Interactive 
11/01/18-11/03/18
0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 

DROPPED OUT
Henry Choice (NPA)
Apr 27, 2018 - Sep 07, 2018
Raphael "Rafi" Herman (NPA)
Jun 04, 2018 - Sep 07, 2018
Anthony "Tony" Knox, Sr. (NPA)
May 08, 2017 - Sep 07, 2018
Monroe Lee (NPA)
Jun 22, 2018 - Sep 07, 2018
Ellen Marie Wilds (NPA)
Feb 21, 2018 - Sep 05, 2018
Patrick Murphy (NPA)
Jun 07, 2018
Richard Paul Dembinsky (NPA)
 00, 2018 - Mar 20, 2018
John Morgan (I)
Jan 12, 2018
Jeanne Elizabeth Hunter (NPA)
Jun 21, 2018 -  00, 2018

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor
10/08/2018 vs Andrew T. Gillum TVAd Attack eng Sudden Stop  00:00:30 Poll Vaulter 
09/16/2018 Andrew T. Gillum TVAd Feel Good eng Hope, Aspiration, and Inspiration  00:00:30 RP 
09/13/2018 Andrew T. Gillum TVAd Feel Good eng My Grandmother's Voice  00:01:00 RP 
09/12/2018 vs Andrew T. Gillum TVAd Attack eng Too Far  00:00:30 RP 
09/04/2018 Andrew T. Gillum TVAd Biography eng American Way  00:00:30 RP 
07/30/2018 Ron DeSantis TVAd Biography eng Casey  00:00:30 RP 
07/25/2018 Andrew T. Gillum TVAd Biography eng What's Impossible?  00:00:32 RP 
07/24/2018 vs Ron DeSantis TVAd Attack eng 23% More  00:00:30 RP 
06/24/2018 Ron DeSantis TVAd Biography eng Only DeSantis  00:00:30 RP 

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Oct 31, 2018 10:00am News Florida governor’s race gets down in the gutter  Article PA Indy 
Oct 30, 2018 06:05pm News The Improbable Run of Andrew Gillum  Article BrentinCO 
Oct 24, 2018 09:00pm News Five takeaways from Florida's fiery final gubernatorial debate  Article PA Indy 
Oct 24, 2018 12:10pm Audio Gillum targeted by new racist robocall in Florida governor race  Article RP 
Oct 23, 2018 08:40pm News Gillum’s October surprise: ex-friend’s texts, emails could make or break his campaign  Article BrentinCO 
Sep 09, 2018 09:30pm General GOP candidate for Fla. governor spoke at racially charged events  Article RP 

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D:10124BLUEDOGS ( 11.2748 points)
Tue, November 13, 2018 08:08:47 PM UTC0:00
RP: DeSantis pushes ahead with transition & plans for Inauguration Day on January 8th 2019.