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  LA District 8
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Louisiana > LA - District 08
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1972 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 07, 1972 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 07, 1972 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1973 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1975 - 12:00pm
Contributoreddy 9_99
Last Modifiededdy 9_99 February 08, 2004 10:53pm
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Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1970
NameSpeedy O. Long Votes26,607 (100.00%)
Term01/05/1971 - 01/05/1973 Margin26,607 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1974
NameGillis Long Votes41,704 (100.00%)
Term01/03/1975 - 01/03/1977 Margin41,704 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 19, 1972 LA District 8 - D Primary Gillis Long
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KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Leaning Call: 0 (0.00%)
Weighted Call: 0 (0.00%)

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Name Rep. Gillis Long S.R. Abramson Roy C. Strickland  
PartyDemocratic American Republican  
Website  
Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)72,607 (68.52%) 17,844 (16.84%) 15,517 (14.64%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -54,763 (-51.68%) -57,090 (-53.87%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $--  
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