New York State Board of Elections
|2009 New York Special Congressional Election Result
Special Election: March 31, 2009,
Last Updated: May 12, 2009
|Predictions, Notes, List of State Parties, |
|New York City Mayor, 58.6% in '05, 2nd term, Polls|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Bloomberg,
|Comp. William C. "Bill" Thompson, Jr. (D 43.6%, WF 2.5%) 46.0%,
||Michael R. "Mike" Bloomberg (Ind 13.0%, R 37.6%) 50.6%,
||Stephen Christopher (Cns) 1.7%, |
|Rev. Billy Talen (G) 0.8%, |
|Francisca "Frances" Villar (PSL) 0.3%, |
|Rent is Too Damn High party Jimmy McMillan (I) 0.2%, |
|Joseph Dobrian (L) 0.2%, |
|Dan Fein (SW) 0.1%, |
|20th Congressional District, 62.1% in '08, Kirsten E. Gillibrand (D) appointed to U.S. Senate during 2nd term, Polls
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Congressional Quarterly's Scorecard: Leans Democrat, Cook Political Report: Toss Up, Roll Call's Outlook: Leans Democratic, Rothenberg Political Report: Safe Democrat, Larry Sabato's Crystal Ball: Leans Democrat, NRCC Target, |
|venture capitalist Scott Murphy (D 43.64%, WF 2.38%, Ind 4.19%,) 50.22%,
||St. AM James "Jim" Tedisco (R 42.73%, Cns 7.04%,) 49.77%,
||Eric Sundwall (L) removed from ballot,|
|23rd Congressional District, 65.3% in '08, 9th term, John M. McHugh (R) nominated to be Secretary of the Army, Polls
Special Election: 11/3/09,
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Chris Cillizza: one of the most likely seats to switch parties, Congressional Quarterly's Scorecard: No Clear Favorite, Cook Political Report: Toss Up, Hotline's Competitive House Race, Roll Call's Outlook: Tossup, Rothenberg Political Report: Toss-Up / Tilt Democratic, Larry Sabato's Crystal Ball: Leans Republican,
|attorney William "Bill" Owens (D 44.0%, WF 4.4%) 48.3%,
||St. AM Dierdre K. "Dede" Scozzafava (R 4.8%, Ind 0.9%) 5.7%, suspended campaign and endorsed Owens (D),
||accountant Douglas L. Hoffman (Cns) 46.0%, |
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.
3. Key to New York Political Parties: