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  KS Governor
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Kansas > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline March 01, 2018 - 11:00am Central
Polls Open November 06, 2018 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 2018 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 14, 2019 - 11:00am
Term End January 16, 2023 - 12:00am
Turnout 62.36% Registered 37.00% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH November 30, 2018 05:23pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won01/31/2018
NameJeff Colyer Votes1 (100.00%)
Term01/31/2018 - 01/14/2019 Margin1 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 07, 2018 KS Governor - R Primary Kris Kobach
R 317,165
Aug 07, 2018 KS Governor - D Primary Laura Kelly
D 156,273
MAP
United States 1959 - MAP
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
08/06/2016 11/06/2018
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Kris Kobach 6 1 --1
Laura Kelly 11 2 ----
Leaning Call: Laura Kelly (55.56%)
Weighted Call: Laura Kelly (61.23%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

07/19/2018 10/28/2018

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name St. Sen. Laura Kelly Secretary of State Kris Kobach Greg Orman Jeffrey S. Caldwell II Richard Kloos  
PartyDemocratic Republican Independent Libertarian Independent  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes506,727 (48.01%) 453,645 (42.98%) 68,590 (6.50%) 20,020 (1.90%) 6,584 (0.62%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -53,082 (-5.03%) -438,137 (-41.51%) -486,707 (-46.11%) -500,143 (-47.38%)  
Predict Avg.40.00% 41.17% 15.33% 3.00% 0.33%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $--  
Website [Website] [Website] [Website]  
Entry Date 12/15/2017 06/08/2017 01/24/2018 03/01/2018 00/00/2017  
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MATCHUP POLLS (9 from 6 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg45.31%-- 44.27%-- 8.06%-- 1.75%-- -1.23%--  
Emerson College 
10/26/18-10/28/18
43.00% -- 44.00% -- 8.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Reuters/Ipsos 
10/17/18-10/27/18
43.00% -- 41.00% -- 9.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Policy Polling 
10/17/18-10/21/18
41.00% -- 41.00% -- 10.00% -- 2.00% -- 0.00% --
Remington Research 
09/30/18-10/01/18
42.00% 6.0 41.00% 6.0 10.00% 2.0 2.00% -- 1.00% --
Emerson College 
09/26/18-09/28/18
36.00% -- 37.00% -- 9.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Fort Hays State University 
08/22/18-09/25/18
40.00% -- 36.00% -- 10.00% -- 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
10/24/2018 vs Laura Kelly TVAd Attack eng Pay More  00:00:30 Poll Vaulter 
09/07/2018 Kris Kobach TVAd Issue eng The Kansas Way  00:00:30 RP 
07/27/2018 vs Kris Kobach TVAd Defend eng Two Candidates  00:00:30 RP 

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Nov 09, 2018 04:30am Perspective Inside Kris Kobach’s losing Kansas campaign: ‘Check logic and reason at the door’  Article IndyGeorgia 
Aug 21, 2018 08:00pm News Democrats challenge independent bid for Kansas governor  Article BrentinCO 
Feb 13, 2018 09:30am Legal Ruling Kansas official rules that Angus, a dog, can't run for governor  Article RP 

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