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  TX US Senate- D Primary
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Texas > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline March 01, 1988 - 12:00pm
Polls Open March 08, 1988 - 06:00am
Polls Close March 08, 1988 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1989 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1995 - 12:00pm
Turnout 11.32% Total Population
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifiedBarack O-blame-a July 05, 2005 01:55pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1982
NameLloyd M. Bentsen, Jr. Votes1,818,223 (58.59%)
Term01/03/1983 - 01/03/1989 Margin561,464 (+18.09%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1988
NameLloyd M. Bentsen, Jr. Votes3,149,806 (59.17%)
Term01/03/1989 - 01/20/1993 Margin1,020,578 (+19.17%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceTX US Senate 11/08/1988
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Name (I) Sen. Lloyd M. Bentsen, Jr. Joe Sullivan  
PartyDemocratic Democratic  
Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)1,365,736 (84.80%) 244,805 (15.20%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -1,120,931 (-69.60%)  
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