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Parents > United States > Oregon > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1978 - 12:00am
Polls Open November 07, 1978 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 07, 1978 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 08, 1979 - 12:00pm
Term End January 12, 1983 - 12:00pm
Turnout 43.41% Total Population
ContributorInspectorMorse
Last ModifiedUser 13 March 12, 2005 07:21pm
Data SourcesPolitics in America
May 1979
Congressional Quarterly
P. 603
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1974
NameRobert W. Straub Votes444,812 (57.72%)
Term01/13/1975 - 01/08/1979 Margin120,061 (+15.58%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/1982
NameVictor G. Atiyeh Votes639,841 (61.40%)
Term01/08/1983 - 01/12/1987 Margin265,525 (+25.48%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 23, 1978 OR Governor - R Primary Victor G. Atiyeh
May 23, 1978 OR Governor - D Primary Robert W. Straub
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KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
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Leaning Call: 0 (0.00%)
Weighted Call: 0 (0.00%)

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Name St. Rep. Victor G. Atiyeh (I) Gov. Robert W. Straub  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
Website  
Uncertified Votes498,452 (54.90%) 409,411 (45.10%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -89,041 (-9.81%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand 12/1 $650,902.00 12/1 $521,300.00  
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