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  IL District 21 - Special Election
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Illinois > IL - District 21
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline April 22, 1988 - 12:00pm
Polls Open August 09, 1988 - 06:00am
Polls Close August 09, 1988 - 08:00pm
Term Start August 11, 1988 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1989 - 12:00pm
Contributor*crickets chirp*
Last Modifiedev September 16, 2007 01:01am
Data SourcesIllinois State Board of Elections
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1986
NameMelvin "Mel" Price Votes65,722 (50.36%)
Term01/03/1987 - 04/22/1988 Margin943 (+0.72%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1988
NameJerry F. Costello Votes105,836 (52.60%)
Term01/03/1989 - 01/03/1991 Margin10,451 (+5.19%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Mar 15, 1988 IL District 21-D Primary Jerry F. Costello
Mar 15, 1988 IL District 21-R Primary Robert H. "Bob" Gaffner
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Name Jerry F. Costello Robert H. "Bob" Gaffner Write-In  
PartyDemocratic Republican Nonpartisan  
Certified Votes33,144 (51.46%) 31,257 (48.53%) 1 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -1,887 (-2.93%) -33,143 (-51.46%)  
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