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Parents > United States > North Carolina > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1976 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 02, 1976 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 02, 1976 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 08, 1977 - 12:00pm
Term End January 10, 1981 - 12:00pm
Turnout 32.72% Total Population
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedRBH May 21, 2011 07:35pm
Data SourcesOfficial county returns in Office of the Secretary of State
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1972
NameJames Eubert "Jim" Holshouser, Jr. Votes767,470 (51.00%)
Term01/05/1973 - 01/08/1977 Margin38,366 (+2.55%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1980
NameJames B. Hunt, Jr. Votes1,143,145 (61.88%)
Term01/10/1981 - 01/05/1985 Margin451,696 (+24.45%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 17, 1976 NC Governor - R Primary David T. Flaherty
Aug 17, 1976 NC Governor - D Primary James B. Hunt, Jr.
Sep 14, 1976 NC Governor - R Runoff David T. Flaherty
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Name Lt. Gov. James B. Hunt, Jr. David T. Flaherty Herbert F. "Chub" Seawell Jr. Arlan K. Andrews (W) Others (W) George Wood (W) Howard N. Lee
PartyDemocratic Republican American Libertarian Other Democratic Democratic
Website [Website]
Certified Votes1,081,293 (64.99%) 564,102 (33.90%) 13,604 (0.82%) 4,764 (0.29%) 48 (0.00%) 12 (0.00%) 6 (0.00%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -517,191 (-31.08%) -1,067,689 (-64.17%) -1,076,529 (-64.70%) -1,081,245 (-64.99%) -1,081,281 (-64.99%) -1,081,287 (-64.99%)
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