US Senate Election in Ohio 2012

2012 US Senate Election in Ohio

2012 US Senate Election in Ohio Josh Mandel Sherrod Brown
Nominee Josh Mandel Sherrod Brown
Party Republican Democratic

Previous Senator
Sherrod Brown
Democratic

  Senator-elected

Sherrod Brown
Democratic

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

2012 US Senate Election in Ohio

Candidates

  • Sherrod Brown (Democratic), incumbent U.S. Senator
  • Josh Mandel (Republican), Ohio State Treasurer
  • Scott Rupert (Independent), truck driver

2012 US Senate Election in Ohio Polling

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Sherrod
Brown (D)
Josh
Mandel (R)
Other Undecided
CBS/New York Times/Quinnipiac September 18–24, 2012 1,162 ± 4% 50% 40% - 10%
Washington Post September 19–23, 2012 934 ± 4% 53% 41% - 6%
Gravis Marketing September 21–22, 2012 594 ± 4.3% 44% 43% - 13%
Fox News Poll September 16–18, 2012 1,009 ± 3% 47% 40% 1% 9%
Ohio Newspaper Organization September 13–18, 2012 861 ± 3.3% 52% 45% 1% 2%
Rasmussen Reports September 12, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 49% 41% 3% 7%
NBC/WSJ/Marist Poll September 9–11, 2012 979 ± 3.1% 49% 42% - 9%
Public Policy Polling September 7–9, 2012 1,072 ± 3.0% 48% 40% - 11%
Gravis Marketing September 7–8, 2012 1,548 ± 2.7% 47% 42% - 11%
Columbus Dispatch August 15–25, 2012 1,758 ± 2.1% 44% 44% - 12%
Ohio Poll August 16–21, 2012 847 ± 3.4% 48% 47% - 5%
Quinnipiac August 15–21, 2012 1,253 ± 2.8% 48% 45% 1% 10%
Rasmussen Reports August 13, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 44% 44% 3% 9%
Quinnipiac July 24–30, 2012 1,193 ± 2.8% 51% 39% 1% 9%
Magellan Strategies July 23–24, 2012 597 ± 4% 45% 38% 12% 5%
Rasmussen Reports July 18, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 46% 42% 4% 8%
Quinnipiac June 19–25, 2012 1,237 ± 2.8% 50% 34% 1% 14%
Public Policy Polling June 21–24, 2012 673 ± 3.8% 46% 39% - 15%
Rasmussen Reports May 29, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 47% 42% 3% 7%
NBC News/Marist May 17–20, 2012 1,103 ± 3% 51% 37% - 12%
Quinnipiac May 2–7, 2012 1,069 ± 3% 46% 40% 1% 13%
Public Policy Polling May 3–6, 2012 875 ± 3.3% 45% 37% - 19%
Rasmussen Reports April 18, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 44% 41% 3% 12%
Rasmussen Reports March 26, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 43% 43% 3% 11%
Quinnipiac March 20–26, 2012 1,246 ± 2.8% 46% 36% 3% 14%
NBC News/Marist February 29–March 2, 2012 3,079 ± 1.8% 47% 37% - 16%
Quinnipiac February 7–12, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 48% 35% 4% 17%
Rasmussen Reports February 8, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 44% 40% 4% 12%
Public Policy Polling January 28–29, 2012 820 ± 3.4% 47% 36% - 17%
Quinnipiac January 9–16, 2012 1,610 ± 2.4% 47% 32% 1% 18%
Public Policy Polling November 4–6, 2011 1,421 ± 2.6% 48% 35% - 14%
Quinnipiac October 17–23, 2011 1,668 ± 2.4% 49% 34% 1% 14%
Public Policy Polling October 13–16, 2011 581 ± 4.1% 48% 40% - 12%
Quinnipiac September 20–25, 2011 1,301 ± 2.7% 49% 36% - 13%
Public Policy Polling August 11–14, 2011 792 ± 3.5% 48% 33% - 19%
Quinnipiac July 12–18, 2011 1,659 ± 4.1% 49% 34% 1% 16%
Public Policy Polling May 19–22, 2011 565 ± 4.1% 48% 31% - 21%
Quinnipiac May 10–16, 2011 1,379 ± 2.6% 45% 31% 2% 21%
Public Policy Polling March 10–13, 2011 559 ± 4.1% 48% 32% - 21%

US Senate Election Results in Ohio 2012

United States Senate election in Ohio 2012
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
  Democratic Sherrod Brown (incumbent) 2,635,539 50.3% -5.90%
  Republican Josh Mandel 2,364,896 45.1% +1.30
  Independent Scott Rupert 239,849 4.6% +4.58
Majority   99.7%  
Turnout      

Results of US Senate Election in Ohio 2010

Party Candidate Votes Percentage
  Republican Rob Portman 2,125,810 57.25%
  Democratic Lee Fisher 1,448,092 39.00%
  Constitution Eric Deaton 64,017 1,72%
  Independent Michael Pryce 48,653 1.31%
  Socialist Daniel LaBotz 25,368 0.68%
  N/A Arthur Sullivan (write-in) 1,512 0.04%
Totals 3,713,452 100.0%