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District 6: Previous Election Results

2010 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Joseph KallasDemocratic17,405100.0%

2010 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Joseph KallasDemocratic75,92629.3%
Tom PetriRepublican183,27170.7%

2010 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Tom PetriRepublican77,992100.0%

2008 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Roger KittelsonDemocratic7,44162.1%
Mark WollumDemocratic4,54837.9%

2008 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Roger KittelsonDemocratic126,09036.2%
Tom PetriRepublican221,87563.8%

2008 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Tom PetriRepublican21,839100.0%

2006 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Tom PetriRepublican201,367100.0%

2006 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Tom PetriRepublican34,527100.0%

2004 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Jef HallDemocratic107,20930.1%
Carol RittenhouseGreen10,0182.8%
Tom PetriRepublican238,62067.1%

2002 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Tom PetriRepublican169,834100.0%

2000 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Dan FlahertyDemocratic96,12534.9%
Tom PetriRepublican179,20565.1%

2000 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
John ModerRepublican4,71313.2%
Tom PetriRepublican31,11386.8%

1998 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Thomas PetriRepublican144,14492.8%
Timothy FarnessTaxpayers11,2677.2%

1996 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Al LindskoogDemocratic55,37723.9%
Thomas PetriRepublican169,21373.1%

District 6: Demographics

Population670,440
Percentage of Population Age 65 and Up14.3%

Ethnicity

Percentage White95.3%
Percentage Black1.1%
Percentage American Indian / Alaska Native0.4%
Percentage Asian1.5%
Percentage Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander0.0%
Percentage Mixed Race0.8%
Percentage Other Race0.9%
Percentage Hispanic2.3%
Percentage Non Hispanic White94.1%
Percentage Non Hispanic Black1.0%
Percentage Households All Speak Language Other than English3.1%

Income

Median Household Income$44,242
Percentage Income in Poverty in 20096.1%

Energy

Percentage Homes heated by Electricity9.8%
Percentage Homes heated by Gas67.2%
Percentage Homes heated by Coal0.0%
Percentage Homes heated by Fuel Oil7.2%

Employment & Education

Percentage Employed Civilians 16-years-old and up51.6%
Percentage with a College Degree17.1%
Percentage Management or Professional Workers26.4%
Percentage Sales or Office Workers22.8%
Percentage Production or Transportation Workers26.3%

Marriage

Percentage Married Couples57.4%
Percentage Married Couples with Children25.0%
Percentage Married Couple Both Work44.5%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Male living with Male0.1%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Female living with Female0.2%

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Historical Election Results

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Friday, November 02
Wisconsin
Rasmussen Reports
Baldwin 48
Thompson 48
Tie
Thursday, October 18
Wisconsin
NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Marist
Obama 51
Romney 45
Obama + 6
Wednesday, October 17
Wisconsin
Marquette University
Obama 49
Romney 48
Obama + 1
Saturday, October 06
Wisconsin
Public Policy Polling
Obama 49
Romney 47
Obama + 2
Thursday, August 16
Wisconsin
CNN/Opinion Research
Obama 49
Romney 45
Obama + 4
Wednesday, August 08
Wisconsin
Quinnipiac University/New York Times/CBS Poll
Obama 51
Romney 45
Obama + 6
Wisconsin
Quinnipiac University/New York Times/CBS Poll
Baldwin 47
Tommy Thompson 47
Tie
Wisconsin
Quinnipiac University/New York Times/CBS Poll
Baldwin 47
Hovde 43
Baldwin + 4
Wednesday, July 11
Wisconsin
Marquette University
Obama 51
Romney 43
Obama + 8
Wisconsin
PPP (D)
Obama 50
Romney 44
Obama + 6
Wisconsin
Marquette University
Thompson 45
Baldwin 41
Thompson + 4
Wisconsin
Marquette University
Baldwin 44
Hovde 38
Baldwin + 6
Tuesday, July 10
Wisconsin
PPP (D)
Hovde 45
Baldwin 44
Hovde + 1
Wisconsin
PPP (D)
Thompson 45
Baldwin 45
Tie
Wednesday, June 20
Wisconsin
Marquette University
Obama 49
Romney 43
Obama + 6
Wisconsin
Marquette University
Baldwin 45
Hovde 36
Baldwin + 9
Wisconsin
Marquette University
Thompson 49
Baldwin 41
Thompson + 8
Thursday, June 14
Wisconsin
Rasmussen Reports
Thompson 52
Baldwin 36
Thompson + 16
Wisconsin
Rasmussen Reports
Hovde 44
Baldwin 42
Hovde + 2
Wednesday, June 13
Wisconsin
Rasmussen Reports
Romney 47
Obama 44
Romney + 3

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