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 503,336 262,784
Percentage 64.42% 33.63%

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County results

Governor before election

Mike Beebe
Democratic

Elected Governor

Mike Beebe
Democratic

The 2010 Arkansas gubernatorial election took place on Tuesday, November 2, 2006. Incumbent Governor Mike Beebe, a Democrat, ran for re-election, and faced former State Senator Jim Keet, whom he defeated in a landslide to win a second and final term as Governor.

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 gubernatorial election, 2010[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Mike Beebe (inc.) 503,336 64.42% +8.81%
Republican Jim Keet 262,784 33.63% -7.03%
Green Jim Lendall 14,513 1.86% +0.21%
Write-ins 700 0.09%
Majority 240,552 30.79% +15.85%
Turnout 781,333
Democratic hold Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2010 General Election & Non Partisan Judicial Runoff Election". Arkansas Secretary of State. Retrieved June 27, 2014. 

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