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  KY Lt. Governor
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Parents > United States > Kentucky > Lieutenant Governor
OfficeLieutenant Governor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1979 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 06, 1979 - 08:00am
Polls Close November 06, 1979 - 06:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1980 - 12:00am
Term End January 03, 1984 - 12:00am
Turnout 26.70% Total Population
ContributorNone Entered
Last ModifiedRBH June 28, 2011 12:56am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1975
NameThelma Hawkins Stovall Votes430,011 (54.59%)
Term12/09/1975 - 12/11/1979 Margin72,267 (+9.17%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1983
NameSteve Beshear Votes568,869 (63.35%)
Term01/03/1984 - 01/03/1988 Margin247,517 (+27.56%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 29, 1979 KY Lt. Governor - R Primary Harold "Hal" Rogers
May 29, 1979 KY Lt. Governor- D Primary Martha Layne Collins
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Name Martha Layne Collins Harold "Hal" Rogers  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
Certified Votes543,176 (63.17%) 316,718 (36.83%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -226,458 (-26.34%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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