2006 Florida Attorney General election

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Turnout44.84% (Registered voters)[1]
 
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Nominee Bill McCollum Skip Campbell
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 2,448,008 2,197,959
Percentage 52.7% 47.3%

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County results
McCollum:      50–60%      60–70%      70–80%
Campbell:      50–60%      60–70%      70–80%

Attorney General before election

Charlie Crist
Republican

Elected Attorney General

Bill McCollum
Republican

The 2006 Florida Attorney General election took place on November 7, 2006, to elect the Attorney General of Florida. The election was won by Bill McCollum who took office on January 3, 2007.[2]

Republican primary

Candidates

Results

McCollum was unopposed in the Republican Party primary.

Democratic primary

Campbell campaigning with Mark Warner
Campbell campaigning with Mark Warner

Candidates

Results

Democratic primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Skip Campbell 507,452 65.00
Democratic Merrilee Ehrlich 273,193 35.00
Total votes 780,645 100.00

General election

Results

Florida Attorney General election, 2006[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Bill McCollum 2,448,008 52.69% -0.73%
Democratic Skip Campbell 2,197,959 47.31% +0.73%
Majority 250,049 5.38% -1.46%
Turnout 4,645,967
Republican hold Swing

References

  1. ^ "Our Campaigns - FL Attorney General Race - Nov 07, 2006". www.ourcampaigns.com. Retrieved 2021-04-25.
  2. ^ "Our Campaigns - FL Attorney General Race - Nov 07, 2006". www.ourcampaigns.com. Retrieved 2021-04-25.
  3. ^ "Florida Department of State - Election Results".
  4. ^ doe.dos.state.fl.us https://web.archive.org/web/20110718141934/https://doe.dos.state.fl.us/elections/resultsarchive/Index.asp?ElectionDate=11%2F7%2F2006&DATAMODE=. Archived from the original on 2011-07-18. ((cite web)): Missing or empty |title= (help)