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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > Auditor General
OfficeAuditor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline August 01, 1980 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 04, 1980 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 04, 1980 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 20, 1981 - 12:00am
Term End January 15, 1985 - 12:00am
Turnout 34.87% Total Population
ContributorScottĀ³
Last ModifiedScottĀ³ December 27, 2009 11:06pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1976
NameAl Benedict Votes2,300,049 (53.76%)
Term01/18/1977 - 01/20/1981 Margin376,736 (+8.81%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1984
NameDonald A. "Don" Bailey Votes2,289,308 (50.98%)
Term01/15/1985 - 01/17/1989 Margin152,631 (+3.40%)
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KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
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Name (I) Auditor Al Benedict James W. Knepper Jr. Darcy G. Richardson Brian S. Sayago  
PartyDemocratic Republican Consumer Libertarian  
Certified Votes2,077,966 (50.24%) 1,979,594 (47.86%) 48,783 (1.18%) 30,109 (0.73%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -98,372 (-2.38%) -2,029,183 (-49.06%) -2,047,857 (-49.51%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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