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New Hampshire Governor

Candidates

Joe Kenney

Joe Kenney (R)

Bio | Campaign Site

John Lynch*

John Lynch* (D)*

Bio | Campaign Site

Polling Data

PollDateSampleKenney (R)Lynch (D)Und.Spread
SurveyUSA10/29 - 10/30682 LV28653Lynch +37
ARG10/28 - 10/30600 LV28684Lynch +40
WMUR/UNH10/28 - 10/30617 LV196713Lynch +48
Suffolk10/27 - 10/29600 LV1567--Lynch +52
Strategic Vision (R)10/27 - 10/29800 LV24679Lynch +43
Associated Press-GfK10/22 - 10/26600 LV1773--Lynch +56
Boston Globe/UNH10/18 - 10/22725 LV176715Lynch +50
Concord Monitor10/17 - 10/19600 LV3460--Lynch +26
ARG10/6 - 10/8600 LV2665--Lynch +39
University of New Hampshire4/25 - 4/30456 LV1768--Lynch +51

Race Summary

John Lynch is running for his third term as governor, and it appears he will not have much trouble doing so.

New Hampshire is one of two states where governors serve just two-year terms.

Previous Elections

Governor
2006: Lynch 74, Coburn 26
2004: Lynch 51, Benson 49

President
2004: Kerry 50, Bush 49
2000: Bush 48, Gore 47
1996: Clinton 49, Dole 39

Demographics

Population (2007 est.): 1,315,828 
Registered Voters: Dem 29.2% | Rep 30.6% | Other 40.2%
Occupation: Blue Collar 24.1% | White Collar 62.4% | Gray Collar 13.4%
Race: White 95.1% | Hispanic 1.7% | Asian 1.3% | Black 0.7%

All Commentary & News Stories

- Lynch Raises $1.2M for Re-Election Bid - Nashua Telegraph