Kansas Secretary of State - Elections and Legislative Matters Division
|2004 Kansas Congressional and Statewide Races
Democratic caucuses: 3/13/04, Filing Deadline: 6/10/04, Independent Filing Deadline: 8/2/04, Primary: 8/3/04, Presidential Filing Deadline: 8/2/04,
Last Updated: December 24, 2004
|Predictions, Notes, List of State Parties, |
|President, 58.0% in '00, 1st term, Current Polls|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Bush, Cook Political Report: Solid Bush, Washington Post: Bush, Washington Times: Bush, John Zogby: Bush, Campaign & Elections: Oddsmaker: 3:1 Bush,
|U.S. Sen. John F. Kerry (D) 36.6%,
||George W. Bush (R) 62.0%,
||Ralph Nader (Rfm) 0.7%,|
|Michael Badnarik (L) 0.3%,|
|Mike Peroutka (I) 0.2%,|
|David Cobb (G/WI) 0.003%, Bil Van Auken (SE/WI) 0.0004%, John Joseph Kennedy (WI) 0.0004%, Walt Brown (S/WI) 0.0003%, |
|Senator, 65.3% in '98, 2nd term, Next election in 2004, Polls, |
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Cook Political Report: Solid Republican, Larry Sabato: Solid Republican, New York Times: Remains Democratic, Congressional Quarterly: Safe Republican, Campaign & Elections: Oddsmaker: 8:1 Republican,
|ex-lobbyist Lee Jones (D) 27.4%,
||Samuel D. "Sam" Brownback (R) 69.1%,
||'98 Sec. of St. nominee / '96 U.S. Senate nominee / '92 & '00 Congressional nominee / '02 nominee Steven A. Rosile (L) 1.9%, |
|armed courier / '02 nominee George H. Cook (Rfm) 1.4%, |
|ex-DOT Sec. Horace Edwards (WI),|
|1st Congressional District, 91.1% in '02, 4th term, |
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Campaign & Election's Odds: 100:1 Republican,
||Jerry Moran (R) 90.7%,
||'00 & '02 nominee nominee / attorney Jack W. Warner (L) 9.3%,|
|2nd Congressional District, 60.4% in '02, 4rd term|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Campaign & Election's Odds: 9:5 Republican, Cook Political Report: Likely Republican,
|pharmaceutical researcher Nancy Boyda (D) 41.3%,
||Jim R. Ryun (R) 56.1%,
||attorney / '00 Congressional nominee / '02 Governor nominee Dennis Hawver (L) 2.6%,|
|3rd Congressional District, 50.2% in '02, 3rd term, polls, |
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Campaign & Election's Odds: 10:9 Democrat, Congress Daily: Key Battle, Cook Political Report: Leans Democratic, Rothenberg Political Report: Watch List, Larry Sabato: Toss-up,
|Dennis Moore (D) 54.8%,
||ex-Overland Park City Councilmember Kris Kobach (R) 43.3%,
||Joe Bellis (L) 0.9%,|
|Richard Wells (Rfm) 0.8%,|
|4th Congressional District, 60.6% in '02, 5th term, Polls, |
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Campaign & Election's Odds: 4:1 Republican,
|Michael Kinard (D) 31.0%,
||Todd Tiahrt (R) 66.1%,
||David Loomis (L) 2.8%,|
1. Link to Predictions:
2. D.C.'s Political Report's stars indicate the rating of the race from 1 star to 5 stars depending on its entertainment value.
The color indicates D.C.'s Political Report's prediction of the winning party.
| = Democrat retain control,
|| = Democrats take over control,
| = Republican retain control,
|| = Republicans take over control,
| = Independent / 3rd Party retains control,
|| = Independent / 3rd Party take over control
|Bold indicates incumbent.
||Yellow district indicates open races.
|Light Blue boxes indicates Democrats maintained control.
||Light Red boxes indicates Republicans maintained control.
|Blue boxes indicates Democrats took control.
||Red boxes indicates Republicans took control.
3. Key to Kansas Political Parties: