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Parents > United States > North Dakota > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 02, 1976 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 02, 1976 - 06:00pm
Term Start January 01, 1977 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1981 - 12:00pm
Turnout 48.11% Total Population
ContributorSome say...
Last ModifiedRBH February 04, 2013 10:41pm
Data SourcesAmerica Votes, Vol 24, Scammon, p. 338
America Votes, Vol 12, Scammon
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic-NPL Won11/07/1972
NameArthur A. Link Votes143,899 (51.04%)
Term01/01/1973 - 01/01/1977 Margin5,867 (+2.08%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/1980
NameAllen I. Olson Votes162,230 (53.61%)
Term01/01/1981 - 01/01/1985 Margin21,839 (+7.22%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 07, 1976 ND Governor - R Primary Richard Elkin
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Name (I) Gov. Arthur A. Link Richard Elkin Martin Vaaler  
PartyDemocratic-NPL Republican American  
Uncertified Votes153,309 (51.58%) 138,321 (46.53%) 5,619 (1.89%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -14,988 (-5.04%) -147,690 (-49.69%)  
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