Guam gubernatorial election, 2010

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Guam gubernatorial election, 2010
Guam
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November 2, 2010
→ 2014

  Governor Eddie Calvo.jpg Madeleine Bordallo and Carl T.C. Gutierrez.jpg
Nominee Eddie Calvo Carl T.C. Gutierrez
Party Republican Democratic
Running mate Ray Tenorio Frank Aguon, Jr.
Popular vote 20,066 19,579
Percentage 50.61% 49.39%

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Municipal results

Governor before election

Felix Perez Camacho
Republican

Elected Governor

Eddie Calvo
Republican

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The Guam gubernatorial election of 2010 was held on November 2, 2010. Republican Governor Felix P. Camacho was term-limited in 2010 and ineligible to run for re-election. In January 2009, the website D.C.'s Political Report predicted that the Republican Party would retain the governorship.[1] Republican Eddie Calvo won the election.

The Democratic and Republican primary elections were held on September 4, 2010.[2]

Candidates[edit]

Republican[edit]

Announced[edit]

Defeated in primary[edit]

Democratic[edit]

This is the first gubernatorial election in 40 years in which there was no contested Democratic primary election.[2][7]

Announced[edit]

Declined[edit]

Primary election results[edit]

Democratic primary results[14]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Carl T.C. Gutierrez and Frank B. Aguon 8,140 100%
Totals 8,140 100%


Republican primary results[14]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Eddie B. Calvo and Ray Tenorio 9,221 58.78%
Republican Michael W. Cruz and James Espaldon 6,458 41.17%
Totals ' %

General election results[edit]

Election results, Governor of Guam, November 2, 2010
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Eddie B. Calvo and Ray Tenorio 20,066 50.61%
Democratic Carl T. C. Gutierrez and Frank B. Aguon 19,579 49.39%
Totals ' %

References[edit]

  1. ^ "D.C.'s Political Report: Guam Congressional and Territory wide Races". Dcpoliticalreport.com. 2010-07-07. Retrieved 2010-08-21. 
  2. ^ a b Marcheesault, Jeff (2010-07-06). "Guam's Democratic Party Won't Have a Primary Election for Governor's Race". Guam News Watch. Retrieved 2010-09-03. 
  3. ^ "Calvo vs Cruz in Republican primary". Marianas Variety News & Views. 2010-05-05. Retrieved 2010-08-03. 
  4. ^ a b "Calvo officially announces Tenorio as running mate". Pacific Daily News. 2009-07-16. Retrieved 2009-07-16. [dead link]
  5. ^ Guam Lt. Governor Launches Campaign For Top Seat
  6. ^ a b "Calvo, Cruz take stances on issues: Lt. Gov. Mike Cruz and Sen. James Espaldon". Pacific Daily News. 2010-07-23. Archived from the original on 2010-08-22. Retrieved 2010-09-01. 
  7. ^ a b "Gutierrez Democrats’ shoe-in candidate". Marianas Variety News & Views. 2010-07-07. Retrieved 2010-10-31. 
  8. ^ Clynt Ridgell (March 18, 2009). "Democrats seemingly divided following Gutierrez-Aguon announcement". KUAM.com. 
  9. ^ Limtiaco, Steve (2006). "Candidate Profile: Robert A. Underwood". Pacific Daily News. Retrieved 2010-10-31. 
  10. ^ Limtiaco, Steve (2006-11-08). "Camacho Declares Win". Pacific Daily News. Retrieved 2010-10-31. 
  11. ^ Gutierrez/Aguon Team Announced; Phillips Considers a Run
  12. ^ a b "Campaign in full swing". Marianas Variety News & Views. 2010-07-07. Retrieved 2010-10-31. 
  13. ^ Underwood chooses UOG over Adelup
  14. ^ a b Casas, Gemma Q. (2010-09-06). "Calvo wins GOP primary". Marianas Variety News & Views. Retrieved 2010-09-18. 

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