Montana Secretary of State
|2002 Montana Congressional and Statewide Results
New Party Filing Deadline: 3/14/02, Filing Deadline: 3/21/02, Primary Write-in Deadline: 5/20/02, Primary: 6/4/02, GOP Convention: 6/21-23/02, Withdrawal Deadline: 8/12/02, Write-in Deadline: 10/21/02,
Last Updated: November 7, 2002
|Predictions, Notes, List of State Parties, |
|Senator, 49.5% in '96, 4th term, Pre-election Poll Numbers|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Cook Political Report's overview: Lean Democrat, Campaign & Election's Odds: 3:1 Democrat, Roll Call's Outlook: Likely Democratic, Peter Orvetti: Democrat, Hotline Scoop's 13th Most Vulnerable Seat, U.S.A. Today: Competitive Race, Reuters: Second Tier, Congressional Quarterly's Ranking: Democrat Favored, Larry Sabato's Crystal Ball: Solid Democrat,
|Max Baucus (D) 62.7%,
||St. Sen. Mike Taylor (R) 31.7,%
||government contract consultant / '00 Gubernatorial nominee Stanley R. "Stan" Jones (L) 3.2%, |
|attorney Bob Kelleher (G) 2.3%,|
|wholesale distributor Mary Charbonneau (WI) 0.0%, ex-St. Speaker John Driscoll (WI) 0.1%, Clinton Froke (WI) 0.0%, law clerk Joseph Nevin (WI) 0.0%, radio station owner John "Ax Man" Stokes (WI) 0.1%, Rick Koster (WI) 0.0%,|
|At-Large Congressional District, 51.4% in '00, 1st term, |
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Campaign & Election's Odds: 2:1 Republican, Roll Call's Outlook: Safe Republican, Congressional Quarterly's Ranking: Safe Republican,
|'94 candidate Steve Kelly (D) 32.7%,
||Dennis Rehberg (R) 64.6%,
||'00 Sec. of St. nominee / '98 nominee Mike Fellows (L) 2.7%,|
1. Link to Predictions:
Campaign & Election Magazine,|
The Cook Political Report,
D.C.'s Political Report,
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 Montana Political Parties: