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  DC US President - D Primary
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > District of Columbia > President
OfficePresident
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1972 - 12:00pm
Polls Open May 02, 1972 - 12:00am
Polls Close May 02, 1972 - 12:00pm
Term Start January 20, 1973 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1977 - 12:00pm
Turnout 3.91% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker July 24, 2003 11:18am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1968
NameHubert H. Humphrey, Jr. Votes139,566 (81.82%)
Term01/20/1969 - 01/20/1973 Margin108,554 (+63.64%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1972
NameGeorge S. McGovern Votes127,627 (78.10%)
Term01/20/1973 - 01/20/1977 Margin92,401 (+56.54%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceDC US President 11/07/1972
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Name Congressional Delegate Walter E. Fauntroy Unpledged  
PartyDemocratic Democratic  
Uncertified Votes21,217 (71.78%) 8,343 (28.22%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -12,874 (-43.55%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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