US Senate Election in Montana 2012

US Senate Election in Montana 2012

US Senate Election in Montana 2012
Nominee Jon Tester Denny Rehberg
Party Democratic Republican

Previous Senator
Jon Tester
Democratic

  Senator-elected

Jon Tester
Democratic

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

2012 US Senate Election in Montana

Candidates

  • Dan Cox (Libertarian), retired businessman
  • Denny Rehberg (Republican), U.S. representative, former lieutenant governor, and former state representative
  • Jon Tester (Democratic), incumbent U.S. senator and former state senator

2012 US Senate Election in Montana Polling

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Jon
Tester (D)
Denny
Rehberg (R)
Other Undecided
Mason-Dixon September 17-19, 2012 625 ± 4.0% 45% 48% 1% 6%
Public Policy Polling September 10-11, 2012 656 ± 3.8% 45% 43% 8% 3%
Rasmussen Reports August 20, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 43% 47% 5% 5%
Rasmussen Reports June 18, 2012 450 ± 5.0% 47% 49% 2% 2%
Rasmussen Reports May 2, 2012 450 ± 5.0% 43% 53% 2% 2%
Public Policy Polling April 26-29, 2012 934 ± 3.2% 48% 43% - 9%
Rasmussen Reports April 2, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 44% 47% 6% 3%
Rasmussen Reports February 22, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 44% 47% 4% 5%
Public Policy Polling November 28–30, 2011 1,625 ± 2.4% 45% 47% - 8%
Public Policy Polling June 16–19, 2011 819 ± 3.4% 45% 47% - 8%
Mason-Dixon March 14–16, 2011 625 ± 4.0% 46% 45% - 9%
Public Policy Polling November 10–13, 2010 1,176 ± 2.9% 46% 48% - 6%

US Senate Election Results in Montana 2012

United States Senate election in Montana 2012
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
  Democratic Jon Tester (inc.) 234,465 48.70% -0.46%
  Republican Denny Rehberg 215,701 44.80% -3.49%
  Libertarian Dan Cox 31,287 6.50% +3.95%
Majority 18,764 3.90% +3.02%
Turnout 481,453*