2012 US Senate Election in Connecticut

2012 US Senate Election in Connecticut

2012 US Senate Election in Connecticut Chris Murphy Linda McMahon
Nominee Chris Murphy Linda McMahon
Party Democratic Republican

Previous Senator
Joe Lieberman
Connecticut for Lieberman

  Senator-elected

Chris Murphy
Democratic

The US Senate elections 2012 in Connecticut is going to take place in Hawaii on November 6th.

2012 US Senate Election in Connecticut

Candidates

  • Linda McMahon (Republican), Businesswoman & 2010 senate nominee
  • Chris Murphy (Democratic), U.S. Congressman

2012 US Senate Election in Connecticut Polling

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Chris
Murphy (D)
Linda
McMahon (R)
Other Undecided
Public Policy Polling September 24-26, 2012 801 ± 3.5% 48% 42% - 10%
University of Connecticut/Hartford Courant September 11-16, 2012 517 ± 4.0% 37% 33% 1% 28%
Quinnipiac August 22-26, 2012 1,472 ± 2.6% 46% 49% - 4%
Public Policy Polling August 22-23, 2012 881 ± 3.3% 48% 44% - 8%
Rasmussen Reports August 21, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 46% 49% - 5%
Public Policy Polling July 26-29, 2012 771 ± 3.5% 50% 42% - 8%
Quinnipiac May 29 - June 3, 2012 1,408 ± 2.6% 46% 43% - 9%
Quinnipiac March 14-19, 2012 1,622 ± 2.4% 52% 37% - 9%
Public Policy Polling September 22-25, 2011 592 ± 4.0% 50% 43% - 6%
Quinnipiac September 8-13, 2011 1,230 ± 2.8% 49% 38% - 11%
Public Policy Polling March 17-20, 2011 822 ± 3.4% 54% 38% - 9%

US Senate Election Results in Connecticut 2012

US Senate Election Results in Connecticut 2012
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
  Democratic Chris Murphy 539,152 53.1%
  Republican Linda McMahon 461,582 45.1%
  Libertarian Paul Passarelli 18,073 1.8%
Totals   %

US Senate General Election in Connecticut Results 2010

Party Candidate Votes Percentage
  Democratic Richard Blumenthal 627,085 55.1%
  Republican Linda E. McMahon 493,158 43.3%
  Independent Warren B. Mosler 11,039 1.0%
  Connecticut for Lieberman John Mertens 6,730 0.6%
  Write-in Write-in candidates    %
Totals   %