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  MA US Senate - D Primary
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Massachusetts > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline June 02, 2020 - 04:00pm Central
Polls Open September 08, 2020 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close September 08, 2020 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 2021 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2027 - 12:00pm
ContributorRP
Last ModifiedRP January 17, 2020 12:06pm
Data Sources
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/2014
NameEdward J. Markey Votes1,289,944 (61.87%)
Term01/03/2015 - 01/03/2021 Margin497,994 (+23.88%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceMA US Senate 11/03/2020
United States 1959 - MAP
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
04/11/2019 02/19/2020
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Edward J. Markey --1 --1
Joseph P. Kennedy, III 4 3 1 3
Leaning Call: Joseph P. Kennedy, III (80.65%)
Weighted Call: Joseph P. Kennedy, III (94.36%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

06/05/2019 09/05/2019

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name Rep. Joseph P. Kennedy, III (I) Sen. Edward J. Markey Mayor Scott Lang  
Note: Candidates that appear in italics are speculative and have not officially announced
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic  
Campaign Logo  
Predict Avg.58.80% 41.20% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $--
Donate
$-- $--  
Website [Campaign Site] [Campaign Site]  
Entry Date 09/21/2019 10/14/2018 Speculative  
MATCHUP POLLS (3 from 3 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg42.00%-- 26.64%-- 0.00%--  
Suffolk University 
09/03/19-09/05/19
42.00% -- 28.00% -- 0.00% --
Change Research 
08/23/19-08/26/19
42.00% -- 25.00% -- 0.00% --
Boston Globe 
06/05/19-06/09/19
0.00% -- 44.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 

DROPPED OUT
Shannon Liss-Riordan (D)
May 20, 2019 - Jan 17, 2020
Steve Pemberton (D)
Jul 23, 2019 - Oct 14, 2019
Ayanna S. Pressley (D)
Oct 04, 2019

EVENTS
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INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Jan 29, 2020 10:40am News Joe Kennedy to host Spanish-only town halls for Senate campaign  Article PA Indy 
Sep 24, 2019 05:00am News Democrats dread Kennedy-Markey showdown in 2020  Article PA Indy 
Sep 19, 2019 08:00am News Joe Kennedy to challenge Sen. Markey in primary  Article Bojicat 
Aug 16, 2019 05:15pm News Joe Kennedy-for-Senate backers mount drive to drum out Ed Markey  Article EastTexasDem 
Jul 02, 2019 11:00am News ‘That’s a Senate seat waiting for someone to take it’: The left targets Ed Markey  Article PA Indy 

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I:9951E Pluribus Unum ( -193.9778 points)
Wed, February 19, 2020 01:27:08 AM UTC0:00
First debate.

Markey was easily beating Kennedy at the beginning but later on the debate started becoming more even