Nevada Secretary of State - Elections Division
|2004 Nevada Congressional and Statewide Races
Democratic caucuses: 2/14/04, Filing Deadline: 5/14/04, Presidential Filing Deadline: 7/9/04, Minor Party Filing Deadline: 8/13/04, Primary: 9/7/04,
Last Updated: December 25, 2004
|Predictions, Notes, List of State Parties, |
|President, 49.5% in '00, 1st term, Current Polls, |
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Bush, Cook Political Report: Toss Up, Washington Post: Battleground State, Washington Times: Bush, John Zogby: In Play, Campaign & Elections: Oddsmaker: 9:8 Bush,
|U.S. Sen. John F. Kerry (D) 47.9%,
||George W. Bush (R) 50.5%,
||Ralph Nader (I) 0.6%,|
|Michael Badnarik (L) 0.4%,|
|Mike Peroutka (IA) 0.1%,|
|David Cobb (G) 0.1%,|
|None of These 0.4%,|
|Senator, 47.8% in '98, 3rd term, next election in 2004, Current Polls,|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Cook Political Report: Solid Democratic, Larry Sabato: Leans Democratic, New York Times: Remains Democratic, Congressional Quarterly: Safe Democrat, Campaign & Elections: Oddsmaker: 2:1 Democrat,
|Harry M. Reid (D) 61.0%,
||anti-gay activist / real estate investor Richard "Rick" Ziser (R) 35.1%,
||Thomas L. Hurst (L) 1.2%,|
|Gary Marinch (NL) 0.3%,|
|ex-real estate agent / '02 St. Sen. candidate David K. Schumann (IA) 0.7%,|
|None of These 1.6%,|
|1st Congressional District, 53.7% in '02, 3rd term|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Campaign & Election's Odds: 4:3 Democrat, Cook Political Report: Likely Democratic,
|Shelley Berkley (D) 66.0%,
||activist Russ Mickelson (R) 31.1%,
||radio talk show host Jim Duensing (L) 2.9%,|
|Brad Barnhill (IA/WI)?,|
|2nd Congressional District, 73.7% in '02, 4th term, might run for Governor in 2006|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Campaign & Election's Odds: 5:1 Republican,
|Angie Cochran (D) 27.9%,
||James Arthur "Jim" Gibbons (R) 66.5%,
||state party co-founder / '02 nominee Janine Hansen (IA) 3.6%, |
|state party chair / '02 nominee Brendan J. Trainor (L) 1.7%,|
|3rd Congressional District, 56.1% in '02, 1st term, Polls|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Campaign & Election's Odds: 3:2 Republican, Cook Political Report: Leans Republican, Stu Rothenberg: Leans Republicans,
|ex-gaming industry CEO Tom Gallagher (D) 40.4%,
||Jon C. Porter (R) 54.5%,
||activist Joseph P. Silvestri (L) 3.1%,|
|'02 nominee Richard Wayne "Dick" O'Dell (IA) 2.0%,|
|marketing exec. / professional bicycle league comm'r. / '02 candidate Pete O'Neil (WI) 0.0%,|
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.
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