TN-Senate Class I Seat

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RaceTracker 2012 Congressional Election Dashboard
2012 House report  ยท 2012 Senate report
House: 435 seats Senate: 33 seats
GOP Dems Total GOP Dems Total
Confirmed primary challenges 5 2 7 5 5 10
Possible primary challenges 0 0 0 0 0 0
Open seats* 16 21 41 3 6 102
1. Includes Joe Lieberman, who is retiring from his Conn. senate seat.
This profile of Tennessee's Class I U.S. Senate seat, currently filled by Bob Corker, is part of the RaceTracker project.



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Next election: 2012

(Methodology)
Race status [edit race status]


Incumbent Bob Corker
Incumbent running? Yes
Primary challenge? Incumbent has primary challenger.
Cook Political Report Partisan Voting Index Non-competitive seat
Cook Political Report Race Classification Solid Republican

Candidates [edit candidate list]
Links to names in blue have existing profiles, red links need someone to start one.

Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note
Bob Corker Republican Confirmed candidate Source September 6, 2011
James Durkan Republican Confirmed candidate Source September 6, 2011
Steve Cohen Democratic Out of race Source May 31, 2011 Current U.S. Rep. for TN-09.
Mark Twain Clemens Republican Confirmed candidate Source September 15, 2012
Park Overall Democratic Confirmed candidate Source April 25, 2012
Brenda Lenard Republican Confirmed candidate Source April 25, 2012
Zach Poskevich Republican Confirmed candidate Source April 25, 2012
Mark Clayton Democratic Confirmed candidate Source April 25, 2012

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Results [edit election results]

2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner
TBD TBD

Last election: 2006

Incumbent: Bill Frist

Candidates

Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note
Bob Corker Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed)
Harold Ford, Jr. Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed)

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Results

Primary winners: Bob Corker, Harold Ford, Jr.
General election winner: Bob Corker

Articles and resources

See also

External articles

Elections.DailyKos posts tagged "TN-Sen" (link)

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