’08 Election Status:

Re-Election

Challengers:

Lou Barletta, Hazleton Mayor-R

Year Elected:

1984

2006 Election %:

72%

2008 Cook Rating:

Likely Democrat

2008 Rothenberg Rating:

Toss up/Tilt Democrat

2004 Presidential Vote:

51%-49% Kerry

% Latino Population:

2.5%

% Latino Voting Population:

4%

Candidate Websites:

Lou Barletta
Paul Kanjorski

’08 Election Status:

Open

Challengers:

Mark Udall-D
Bob Schaffer-R

2008 Cook Rating:

Toss-Up

2008 Rothenberg Rating:

Lean Democratic     

2004 Presidential Vote:

52%-47% Bush

% Latino Population:

19.7%

Candidate Websites:

Bob Schaffer
Mark Udall

’08 Election Status:

Re-election

Challengers:

Jeanne Shaheen-D

2008 Cook Rating:

Toss-up

2008 Rothenberg Rating:

Lean Democratic Takeover

2004 Presidential Vote:

50%-49% Kerry

% Latino Population:

2.3%

% Latino Voting Population:

2.2%

Candidate Websites:

John Sununu
Jeanne Shaheen

’08 Election Status:

Re-election

Incumbent:

Brian Bilbray-R

Challenger:

Nick Leibham-D

Year Elected:

2006

2006 Election %:

53%

2008 Cook Rating:

Lean Republican

2008 Rothenberg Rating:

Safe Republican

2004 Presidential Vote:

55% Bush

% Latino Population:

18.8%

% Latino Voting Population:

10.1%

Candidate Websites:

Brian Bilbray
Nick Leibham

’08 Election Status:

Open

Challengers:

Mark Warner-D
Jim Gilmore-R

2008 Cook Rating:

Likely Democrat

2008 Rothenberg Rating:

Likely Takeover

2004 Presidential Vote:

54%-45% Bush

% Latino Population:

6.3%

% Latino Voting Population:

3.2%

Candidate Websites:

Jim Gilmore
Mark Warner

’08 Election Status:

Open

Challengers:

Tom Udall-D
Stevan Pearce-R

2008 Cook Rating:

Leans Democratic

2008 Rothenberg Rating:

Likely Democratic Takeover

2004 Presidential Vote:

50%-49% Bush

% Latino Population:

44%

% Latino Voting Population:

32.4%

Candidate Websites:

Tom Udall
Steven Pearce

’08 Election Status:

Re-election

Challenger:

Dean Andal-R

Year Elected:

2006

2006 Election %:

53%

2008 Cook Rating:

Lean Democratic

2008 Rothenberg Rating:

Toss up/Tilt Democrat

2004 Presidential Vote:

54%-45% Kerry

Latino Population:

19.7%

Latino Voting Population:

15.6%

Candidate Websites:

Dean Andal
Jerry McNerney

’08 Election Status:

Re-election

Challenger:

Jeb Bradley-R

Year Elected:

2006

2006 Election %:

51%

2008 Cook Rating:

Toss-Up

2008 Rothenberg Rating:

Pure Toss-Up

2004 Presidential Vote:

50%-49% Kerry

Latino Population:

1.6%

Latino Voting Population:

2.2%

Candidate Websites:

Jeb Bradley
Carol Shea-Porter

‘08 Election Status:

Re-election

Challengers:

Kay Barnes (R)

Year Elected:

2000

2006 Election %:

61.6%

2008 Cook Rating:

Likely Republican

2008 Rothenberg Rating:

Lean Republican

2004 Presidential Vote:

57%-43% Bush

Latino Population:

2%

Latino Voting Population:

2.2%

Candidate Websites:

Sam Graves
Kay Barnes

‘08 Election Status:

Open seat

Candidates:

State Senate Majority Leader Debbie Halvorson (D)
Businessman Martin Ozinga (R)

2008 Cook Rating:

Toss-Up

2008 Rothenberg Rating:

Toss-Up/Tilt Democratic

2004 Presidential Vote:

53%-47% Bush

Latino Population:

7%

Latino Voting Population:

5%

Candidate Websites:

Debbie Halvorson
Martin Ozinga