US Senate Election in Wisconsin 2012

2012 US Senate Election in Wisconsin

2012 US Senate Election in Wisconsin Tammy Baldwin Tommy Thompson
Nominee Tammy Baldwin Tommy Thompson
Party Democratic Republican

Previous Senator
Herb Kohl
Democratic

  Senator-elected

Tammy Baldwin
Democratic

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

2012 US Senate Election in Wisconsin

Candidates

  • Tammy Baldwin (Democratic), U.S. Representative
  • Tommy Thompson (Republican), former Governor & former Secretary of Health and Human Services
  • Joseph Kexel (Libertarian), IT consultant
  • Nimrod Allen III (Independent), consultant and former United States Marine

2012 US Senate Election in Wisconsin Polling

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Tammy
Baldwin (D)
Tommy
Thompson (R)
Other Undecided
We Ask America September 20–23, 2012 1,238 ± 2.8% 52% 40% - 8%
Public Policy Polling September 18–19, 2012 842 ± 3.4% 49% 45% - 6%
Rasmussen Reports September 17, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 49% 46% 2% 4%
NBC/WSJ/Marist Poll September 16–18, 2012 968 ± 3.2% 48% 46% - 5%
Marquette University September 13–16, 2012 705 ± 3.8% 50% 41% - 5%
CBS/NYT/Quinnipiac September 11–17, 2012 1,485 ± 2.5% 47% 47% - 6%
Public Policy Polling September 12–13, 2012 959 ± n/a 48% 45% - 6%
CBS/NYT/Quinnipiac August 15–21, 2012 1,190 ± 3.0% 44% 50% 1% 4%
Marquette University August 16–19, 2012 576 ± 4.2% 41% 50% - 9%
Public Policy Polling August 16–19, 2012 1,308 ± 2.7% 44% 49% - 7%
Rasmussen Reports August 15, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 43% 54% 1% 3%
Quinnipiac July 31–August 6, 2012 1,428 ± 2.6% 47% 47% 1% 5%
Marquette University August 2–5, 2012 1,400 ± 2.6% 43% 48% - 5%
Rasmussen Reports July 25, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 48% 41% 5% 6%
Marquette University July 5–8, 2012 810 ± 3.5% 41% 45% - 14%
Public Policy Polling July 5–8, 2012 1,057 ± 3.0% 45% 45% - 11%
Marquette University June 13–16, 2012 707 ± 3.8% 41% 49% - 10%
Rasmussen Reports June 12, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 36% 52% 6% 6%
Public Policy Polling May 11–13, 2012 851 ± 3.4% 42% 47% - 11%
Rasmussen Reports May 9, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 38% 50% 5% 7%
Public Policy Polling April 13–15, 2012 1,136 ± 2.9% 45% 47% - 8%
Rasmussen Reports March 27, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 44% 48% 4% 4%
Rasmussen Reports February 27, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 36% 50% 4% 10%
Public Policy Polling February 23–26, 2012 900 ± 3.3% 46% 45%  - 9%
Marquette University February 16–19, 2012 716 ± 3.7% 42% 48% 1% 9%
Rasmussen Reports October 26, 2011 500 ± 4.5% 42% 49% 4% 6%
Public Policy Polling October 20–23, 2011 1,170 ± 2.9% 44% 46%  - 10%
Public Policy Polling August 12–14, 2011 830 ± 3.4% 42% 50%  - 8%
Public Policy Polling May 19–22, 2011 1,636 ± 2.4% 44% 45%  - 11%

US Senate Election Results in Wisconsin 2012

United States Senate election in Wisconsin 2012
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
  Democratic Tammy Baldwin      
  Republican Tommy Thompson      
  Libertarian Joseph Kexel      
  Independent Nimrod Allen III      
Majority      
Turnout      

Results of US Senate Election in Wisconsin 2010

Party Candidate Votes Percentage
  Republican Ron Johnson 1,125,637 51.9%
  Democratic Russ Feingold (incumbent) 1,020,860 47.0%
  Constitution Rob Taylor 23,349 1.1%
Totals ' %
Voter turnout    %
  Republican gain from Democratic