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  WV Secretary of State
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > West Virginia > Secretary of State
OfficeSecretary of State
Type General Election
Filing Deadline January 26, 1980 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 04, 1980 - 06:30am
Polls Close November 04, 1980 - 06:30pm
Term Start January 12, 1981 - 12:00pm
Term End January 14, 1985 - 12:00pm
Turnout 35.27% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH November 03, 2009 04:02pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1976
NameA. James Manchin Votes381,069 (55.47%)
Term01/10/1977 - 01/12/1981 Margin75,139 (+10.94%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1984
NameKenneth W. "Ken" Hechler Votes434,488 (63.75%)
Term01/19/1985 - 01/16/1989 Margin187,407 (+27.50%)
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Name (I) Secretary of State A. James Manchin Dee Brown  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
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Certified Votes486,035 (70.68%) 201,647 (29.32%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -284,388 (-41.35%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
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