US Senate Election in Florida 2012

2012 US Senate Election in Florida

2012 US Senate Election in Florida Connie Mack IV Bill Nelson
Nominee Connie Mack IV Bill Nelson
Party Republican Democratic

Previous Senator
Bill Nelson
Democratic

  Senator-elected

Bill Nelson
Democratic

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

2012 US Senate Election in Florida

Candidates

  • Bill Nelson (Democratic), incumbent U.S. Senator
  • Connie Mack IV (Republican), U.S. Congressman
  • Chris Borgia (Independent), Iraq War Veteran
  • Bill Gaylor (Independent), Owner, Bill and Sheila Gaylor Insurance

2012 US Senate Election in Florida Polling

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Bill
Nelson (D)
Connie
Mack IV (R)
Other Undecided
Tampa Bay Times/Miami Herald/Bay News 9 September 17–19, 2012 800 ± 3.5% 48% 40% - 11%
Fox News Poll September 16–18, 2012 829 ± 3% 49% 35% 2% 12%
Rasmussen Reports September 12, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 47% 40% 5% 8%
NBC/WSJ/Marist Poll September 9–11, 2012 980 ± 3.1% 51% 37% - 12%
SurveyUSA September 7–9, 2012 596 ± 4.1% 47% 36% 3% 9%
Public Policy Polling August 31–September 2, 2012 1,548 ± 2.5% 45% 38% - 17%
Quinnipiac August 15–21, 2012 1,241 ± 2.8% 50% 41% - 9%
Rasmussen Reports August 15, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 47% 40% 3% 10%
Quinnipiac July 24–30, 2012 1,177 ± 2.9% 47% 40% 1% 12%
Public Policy Polling July 26–29, 2012 871 ± 3.3% 45% 43% - 13%
Survey USA July 17–19, 2012 647 ± 3.9% 42% 48% 2% 8%
Mason-Dixon July 9-11, 2012 800 ± 3.5% 47% 42% - 11%
Rasmussen Reports July 9, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 37% 46% 7% 10%
Quinnipiac June 19-25, 2012 1,200 ± 2.8% 41% 40% 1% 17%
Quinnipiac June 12-18, 2012 1,697 ± 2.4% 43% 39% - 15%
Public Policy Polling May 31–June 3, 2012 642 ± 3.9% 49% 36% - 15%
Marist May 17–20, 2012 1,078 ± 3.0% 46% 42% - 12%
Quinnipiac May 15–21, 2012 1,722 ± 2.4% 41% 42% 3% 15%
Rasmussen Reports April 25, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 47% 36% 10% 7%
Public Policy Polling April 12–15, 2012 700 ± 3.7% 47% 37% - 17%
Quinnipiac March 20–26, 2012 1,228 ± 2.8% 44% 36% 3% 17%
Rasmussen Reports March 13, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 36% 43% 5% 16%
Rasmussen Reports February 13, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 41% 41% 5% 12%
Mason-Dixon January 24–26, 2012 800 ± 3.5% 45% 42% - 13%
Suffolk University January 22–24, 2012 600 ± 4.4% 42% 32% 1% 25%
Quinnipiac January 4–8, 2012 1,412 ± 2.6% 41% 40% 1% 16%
Public Policy Polling November 28–December 1, 2011 700 ± 3.7% 46% 35% - 19%
Rasmussen Reports November 17, 2011 500 ± 4.5% 39% 43% 5% 13%
Quinnipiac October 31–November 7, 2011 1,185 ± 2.9% 42% 40% 1% 16%
Public Policy Polling March 24–27, 2011 500 ± 4.4% 47% 34% - 18%
Mason-Dixon February 9–10, 2011 625 ± 4.0% 45% 40% - 15%
Public Policy Polling December 17–20, 2010 1,034 ± 3.0% 44% 36% - 20%
Public Policy Polling October 9–10, 2010 448 ± 4.6% 42% 33% - 25%

US Senate Election Results in Florida 2012

2012 US Senate Election in Florida
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
  Republican Connie Mack IV    
  Independent Chris Borgia    
  Democratic Bill Nelson    
  Independent Bill Gaylor    
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Totals
   
   

 

Results of US Senate Election in Florida 2010

Party Candidate Votes Percentage
  Republican Marco Rubio 2,029,800 50.53%
  Independent Charlie Crist 1,155,958 28.77%
  Democratic Kendrick Meek 781,935 18.89%
  Libertarian Alexander Snitker 24,276 0.46%
  Independent Sue Askeland 12,071 0.30%
  Constitution Bernie DeCastro 4,681 0.15%
  Independent Bruce Riggs 2,125 0.07%
  Independent Bobbie Bean 2,647 0.08%
  Independent Rick Tyler 7,226 0.19%
  Independent Lewis Jerome Armstrong 4,290 0.05%
  Write-ins      %
Totals 5,316,371 100%
  Republican hold