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2002 Wisconsin Congressional and Statewide Results
Democratic Party Convention: 6/7-8/02, Filing Deadline: 7/9/02, Primary: 9/10/02
Last Updated: November 8, 2002
Predictions, Notes, List of State Parties,
Governor, 60% in '98, Tommy G. Thompson (R) resigned during 4th term to become HHS Sec., Pre-election Poll Numbers,
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Cook Political Report's overview: Lean Democrat, Campaign & Election's Odds: 20:19 Democrat, Stu Rothenberg: Tossup, Peter Orvetti: Democrat, National Journal's Hottest Races, Congressional Quarterly's Ranking: No Clear Favorite, Larry Sabato's Crystal Ball: Leans Democrat,
Att. Gen. James Doyle (D) 45.09%, Lt. Gov. Scott McCallum (R) 41.39%, Tomah Mayor / brother of ex-Gov. Allen "Ed" Thompson (L) 10.45%,
assistant city assessor / ex-teacher James G. "Jim" Young (G) 2.48%,
brick layer Ty A. Bollerud (I) 0.15%,
attorney Alan D. Eisenberg (Rfm) 0.16%,
ex-school board member Michael J. "Mike" Mangan (I) 0.1%,
Aneb Jah Rasta Sensas-Utcha Nefer (I) 0.05%,
write in votes 0.13%,
Lt. Governor - Tied with Gov.,
'98 nominee Barbara Lawton (D) 45.09%, Margaret A. Farrow (R) 41.39%, Democratic St. Rep. Martin L. "Marty" Reynolds (L) 10.45%,
teacher / '98 St. Treasurer nominee Jeff Peterson (G) 2.48%,
Attorney General, James Doyle (D) elected Governor,
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic,
U.S. Attorney / '92 Congressional nominee / ex-St. Rep. / Peggy A. Lautenschlager (D) 51.6%, D.A. Vince Biskupic (R) 48.32%, write in votes 0.09%,
Secretary of State,
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic,
Douglas "Doug" LaFollette (D) 56.6%, attorney Robert Gerald Lorge (R) 41.27%, '94 & '98 Gubernatorial nominee Edward J. Frami (C) 2.07%,
write in votes 0.06%,
Treasurer,
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican,
'98 nominee / union activist Dawn Marie Sass (D) 43.37%, Jack C. Voight (R) 49.61%, register of deeds Paul Aschenbrenner (G) 6.92%,
write in votes 0.09%,
Wisconsin Lost a Congressional District due to Reapportionment
Indication is that Tom Barrett's (D) seat was eliminated
1st Congressional District 66.4% in '00, 2nd term
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Campaign & Election's Odds: 4:1 Republican, Congressional Quarterly's Ranking: Safe Republican,
'00 nominee / Dr. Jeffrey C. Thomas (D) 30.63%, Paul D. Ryan (R) 67.19%, George Meyers (L) 2.11%,
write in votes 0.07%,
2nd Congressional District, 51.4% in '00, 2nd term
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Campaign & Election's Odds: 5:4 Democrat, Roll Call's Outlook: Safe Democratic, Congressional Quarterly's Ranking: Democrat Favored,
Tammy Baldwin (D) 66.01%, minister / '98 candidate Ron Greer (R) 33.83%, write in votes 0.16%,
3rd Congressional District, 63.9% in '00, 3rd term,
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Campaign & Election's Odds: 6:1 Democrat, Congressional Quarterly's Ranking: Safe Democrat,
Ronald James Kind (D) 63.82%, retired civil servant Bill Arndt (R) 33.54%, truck technician Jeff Zastrow (L) 3.2%,
write in votes 0.44%,
4th Congressional District, 60.8% in '00, 10th term
78.2% in 00 for Tom Barrett (D) who ran for Governor after 5th term,
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Campaign & Election's Odds: 5:1 Democrat, Congressional Quarterly's Ranking: Safe Democrat,
Gerald D. "Jerry" Kleczka (D) 86.32%, No Republican machinist Brian Merrill Vasquez Verdin (G) 12.96%,
write in votes 0.72%,
5th Congressional District, 74.1% in '00, 12th term
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Campaign & Election's Odds: 12:1 Republican, Congressional Quarterly's Ranking: Safe Republican,
No Democrat F. James "Jim" Sensenbrenner, Jr. (R) 86.13%, '98 & '00 Constitution party Senate nominee Robert R. Raymond (I) 13.32%,
write in votes 0.55%,
6th Congressional District, 65.1% in '00, 5th term
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Campaign & Election's Odds: 50:1 Republican, Congressional Quarterly's Ranking: Safe Republican,
No Democrat Thomas E. "Tom" Petri (R) 99.22%, write in votes 0.78%, Mike Schultz (C/WI),
7th Congressional District, 63.3% in '00, 17th term
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Campaign & Election's Odds: 10:1 Democrat, Congressional Quarterly's Ranking: Safe Democrat,
David R. Obey (D) 64.21%, businessman Joseph "Joe" Rothbauer (R) 35.76%, write in votes 0.03%,
8th Congressional District, 74.7% in '00, 2nd term,
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Campaign & Election's Odds: 10:1 Republican, Congressional Quarterly's Ranking: Safe Republican,
school board member Andrew M. Becker (D) 23.89%, Mark Green (R) 72.58%, ex-teacher / music store owner Dick Kaiser (G) 3.49%,
write in votes 0.04%,

1. Link to Predictions:
Campaign & Election Magazine,
The Cook Political Report,
Congressional Quarterly,
D.C.'s Political Report,
Larry Sabato,
National Journal,
Peter Orvetti,
Roll Call,
Stu Rothenberg,

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 Wisconsin Political Parties:
(C) = Constitution Party
(D) = Democratic Party
(G) = Green Party
(I) = independent candidates
(L) = Libertarian Party
(Rfm) = Reform Party
(R) = Republican Party


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