Arkansas gubernatorial election, 2010

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Arkansas gubernatorial election, 2010
Arkansas
2006 ←
November 2, 2010
→ 2014

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Nominee Mike Beebe Jim Keet
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 503,336 262,783
Percentage 64.4% 33.6%

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County results

Governor before election

Mike Beebe
Democratic

Elected Governor

Mike Beebe
Democratic

The Arkansas gubernatorial election of 2010 was held on Tuesday, November 2, 2010 to elect the Governor of Arkansas, who will serve a four-year term to begin in January 2011. First term incumbent Governor Mike Beebe, a Democrat, won a second term.

Candidates[edit]

Democratic Party[edit]

Republican Party[edit]

Green Party[edit]

Polling[edit]

Poll source Dates administered Mike Beebe (D) Jim Keet (R)
Rasmussen Reports October 28, 2010 60% 38%
CNN/Time Magazine October 15–19, 2010 62% 35%
Rasmussen Reports September 30, 2010 51% 41%
Mason-Dixon September 12–14, 2010 54% 33%
Rasmussen Reports August 18, 2010 53% 33%
Rasmussen Reports July 20, 2010 50% 40%
Ipsos/Reuters July 16–18, 2010 57% 35%
Talk Business July 17, 2010 50% 41%
Rasmussen Reports June 15, 2010 57% 33%
Rasmussen Reports May 19, 2010 53% 38%

Results[edit]

Arkansas 2010 gubernatorial election[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Mike Beebe 503,336 64.4 +9.1
Republican Jim Keet 262,783 33.6 -7.4
Green Jim Lendall 14,513 1.9 + 0.2
Write-ins 700 0.1 0
Majority 240,553 30.8
Turnout 781,332

References[edit]

  1. ^ Terrebone, Amanda. "Jim Keet announces run for governor". KTHV. Retrieved April 23, 2010. 
  2. ^ Thomas, Judy L. [1]"Tea party rejects NAACP's racism claims, but concerns exist." The Kansas City Star. July 16, 2010. Accessed March 22, 2011.
  3. ^ "Ballot Access News » Blog Archive » Arkansas Green Party Nominates Jim Lendall for Governor". Ballot-access.org. Retrieved 2010-08-21. 
  4. ^ http://www.votenaturally.org/electionresults/index.php?ac:show:contest_statewide=1&elecid=231&contestid=4

External links[edit]

Official campaign sites