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Parents > United States > Alabama > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1980 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 04, 1980 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 04, 1980 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1981 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1987 - 12:00pm
Turnout 33.30% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedChronicler October 22, 2005 04:45pm
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Note: Dubin (p.725) credits Denton with 650,362 votes.
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1978
NameDonald W. Stewart Votes401,852 (54.93%)
Term11/08/1978 - 01/02/1981 Margin85,682 (+11.71%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won01/02/1981
NameJeremiah A. Denton Jr. Votes1 (100.00%)
Term01/02/1981 - 01/03/1981 Margin1 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 02, 1980 AL US Senate - D Primary Donald W. Stewart
Sep 02, 1980 AL US Senate - R Primary Jeremiah A. Denton Jr.
Sep 23, 1980 AL US Senate - D Runoff James E. "Jim" Folsom, Jr.
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Name Jeremiah A. Denton Jr. James E. "Jim" Folsom, Jr. Michael R. Erdy William A. Crew Sallie M. Hadnott Jim Partain Mohammed Oliver
PartyRepublican Democratic Alabama Conservative Libertarian Alabama National Democratic Statesman Socialist Workers
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Uncertified Votes650,363 (50.15%) 610,175 (47.05%) 15,989 (1.23%) 13,098 (1.01%) 2,973 (0.23%) 2,649 (0.20%) 1,511 (0.12%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -40,188 (-3.10%) -634,374 (-48.92%) -637,265 (-49.14%) -647,390 (-49.92%) -647,714 (-49.95%) -648,852 (-50.04%)
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