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OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline April 01, 1977 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 08, 1977 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 08, 1977 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 17, 1978 - 12:00pm
Term End January 19, 1982 - 12:00pm
Turnout 29.65% Total Population
Contributor*crickets chirp*
Last Modified*crickets chirp* December 13, 2004 07:48pm
Data SourcesFitzgerald's Legislative Almanac, 1978.
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1973
NameBrendan T. Byrne Votes1,397,613 (66.39%)
Term01/15/1974 - 01/17/1978 Margin721,378 (+34.27%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1981
NameThomas H. Kean Votes1,145,999 (49.46%)
Term01/19/1982 - 01/21/1986 Margin1,797 (+0.08%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 07, 1977 NJ Governor - R Primary Raymond H. Bateman
Jun 07, 1977 NJ Governor - D Primary Brendan T. Byrne
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Name (I) Gov. Brendan T. Byrne St. Sen. Raymond H. Bateman Francis W. Flowers Chester Grabowski Frank J. Primich Chauncey E. McSpiritt Paul B. Rizzo
PartyDemocratic Republican Declare Your Independence Independents for All Libertarian Cheap, Chauncey, Upstart Independent
Uncertified Votes1,184,564 (55.71%) 888,880 (41.81%) 8,677 (0.41%) 8,494 (0.40%) 5,674 (0.27%) 4,464 (0.21%) 3,691 (0.17%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -295,684 (-13.91%) -1,175,887 (-55.30%) -1,176,070 (-55.31%) -1,178,890 (-55.44%) -1,180,100 (-55.50%) -1,180,873 (-55.54%)
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D Ex-New Jerseyan
R TurnerforCongress
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Name Richard D. McAleer John F. Donato Angelo S. Massaro William Zsidisin Julius Levin Jasper C. Gould Leif O. Johnson
PartyAnti-Income Tax Axe The Tax People's Choice One For All Socialist Labor Independent Labor
Uncertified Votes3,688 (0.17%) 3,189 (0.15%) 3,031 (0.14%) 2,974 (0.14%) 2,276 (0.11%) 2,248 (0.11%) 1,601 (0.08%)
Margin-1,180,876 (-55.54%) -1,181,375 (-55.56%) -1,181,533 (-55.57%) -1,181,590 (-55.57%) -1,182,288 (-55.60%) -1,182,316 (-55.61%) -1,182,963 (-55.64%)
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