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  MS Governor - D Primary
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Parents > United States > Mississippi > Governor
OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1971 - 12:00pm
Polls Open August 03, 1971 - 06:00am
Polls Close August 03, 1971 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 18, 1972 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1976 - 12:00pm
Turnout 34.42% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH June 28, 2010 02:47pm
Data SourcesAmerica Votes 10:215
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1967
NameJohn Bell Williams Votes315,318 (70.27%)
Term01/16/1968 - 01/18/1972 Margin181,939 (+40.55%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1971
NameWilliam L. Waller Votes601,222 (77.02%)
Term01/18/1972 - 01/20/1976 Margin428,460 (+54.89%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceMS Governor 11/02/1971
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Name Charles L. Sullivan William L. Waller James E. "Jimmy" Swan Roy C. Adams Ed Pittman Marshall Perry Andrew W. Sullivan
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic
Uncertified Votes288,219 (37.78%) 227,424 (29.81%) 128,946 (16.90%) 45,445 (5.96%) 38,170 (5.00%) 18,021 (2.36%) 16,762 (2.20%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -60,795 (-7.97%) -159,273 (-20.87%) -242,774 (-31.82%) -250,049 (-32.77%) -270,198 (-35.41%) -271,457 (-35.58%)
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