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  KS District 02
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Kansas > KS - District 02
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 04, 2018 - 05:00pm Central
Polls Open November 06, 2018 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 2018 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 2019 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2021 - 12:00pm
Turnout 39.38% Total Population
ContributorRP
Last ModifiedRBH November 30, 2018 05:22pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/2016
NameLynn M. Jenkins Votes181,228 (60.94%)
Term01/03/2017 - 01/03/2019 Margin84,388 (+28.38%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 07, 2018 KS District 02 - R Primary Steve Watkins
R 75,563
Aug 07, 2018 KS District 02 - D Primary Paul Davis
D 38,846
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
08/29/2017 11/06/2018
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Paul Davis 11 1 ----
Tossup 2 ------
Steve Watkins 3 1 ----
Leaning Call: Paul Davis (65.00%)
Weighted Call: Paul Davis (90.86%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

09/13/2018 10/30/2018

CANDIDATES
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Name Steve Watkins St. Rep. Paul Davis Kelly Standley  
PartyRepublican Democratic Libertarian  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes126,098 (47.64%) 123,859 (46.79%) 14,731 (5.57%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -2,239 (-0.85%) -111,367 (-42.07%)  
Predict Avg.47.33% 49.00% 3.67%  
Cash On Hand 10/17 $219,833.95 6/30 $894,670.50 4/1 $0.00  
Website [Campaign Site] [Campaign Site] [Campaign Site]  
Entry Date 00/00/2018 08/15/2017 06/04/2018  
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MATCHUP POLLS (5 from 3 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg41.63%-- 41.93%-- 4.34%--  
Siena Research Institute 
10/27/18-10/30/18
37.00% 7.0 41.00% 4.0 7.00% --
Change Research 
10/27/18-10/29/18
45.00% -- 44.00% -- 0.00% --
Emerson College 
10/26/18-10/28/18
48.00% -- 41.00% -- 0.00% --
Emerson College 
09/26/18-09/28/18
31.00% -- 35.00% -- 4.00% --
Siena Research Institute 
09/13/18-09/15/18
44.00% -- 45.00% -- 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
10/23/2018 Paul Davis TVAd Issue eng Caroline  00:00:30 Poll Vaulter 
10/23/2018 vs Paul Davis TVAd Attack eng Real Paul Davis  00:00:30 Poll Vaulter 
10/18/2018 Steve Watkins vs Paul Davis TVAd Contrast eng Wined and Dined  00:00:30 Poll Vaulter 
10/17/2018 Steve Watkins TVAd Biography eng Selfless Sacrifice  00:00:30 Poll Vaulter 
10/11/2018 Steve Watkins vs Paul Davis TVAd Contrast eng Lead the Fight  00:00:30 Poll Vaulter 
10/07/2018 vs Paul Davis TVAd Attack eng 24 Times  00:00:30 Poll Vaulter 
09/27/2018 vs Paul Davis TVAd Attack eng Battery  00:00:30 Poll Vaulter 
09/26/2018 Steve Watkins TVAd Biography eng Serve  00:00:30 Poll Vaulter 
09/12/2018 vs Paul Davis TVAd Attack eng Cost  00:00:30 Poll Vaulter 
09/05/2018 vs Paul Davis TVAd Attack eng Liberal Past  00:00:30 RP 
09/05/2018 Paul Davis TVAd Issue eng Personal  00:00:31 RP 
08/22/2018 vs Paul Davis TVAd Attack eng 91%  00:00:30 RP 
08/15/2018 Paul Davis TVAd Biography eng Common Sense  00:00:31 RP 
08/08/2018 Paul Davis Web Only Ad Feel Good eng Paul Davis for Kansas  00:01:01 RP 
07/28/2018 Steve Watkins TVAd Defend eng Steve Watkins 2018  00:00:29 RP 

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Oct 02, 2018 01:30pm Scandal Kansas congressional candidate Steve Watkins’ adventure claims challenged  Article RP 
Sep 26, 2018 11:10am Scandal [KS-2] GOP candidate Watkins told voters he owned a company he built from scratch. He didn’t.  Article RP 

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