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Parents > United States > Alabama > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1982 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 02, 1982 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 02, 1982 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 17, 1983 - 12:00pm
Term End January 19, 1987 - 12:00pm
Turnout 28.98% Total Population
ContributorUser 490
Last ModifiedRBH June 10, 2011 12:08am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1978
NameForrest Hood "Fob" James Votes551,786 (71.50%)
Term01/15/1979 - 01/17/1983 Margin355,093 (+46.01%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/1986
NameGuy Hunt Votes696,203 (56.45%)
Term01/19/1987 - 01/21/1991 Margin159,040 (+12.89%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 08, 1982 AL Governor - R Primary Emory M. Folmar
Sep 07, 1982 AL Governor - D Primary George C. Wallace
Sep 28, 1982 AL Governor - D Runoff George C. Wallace
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KEY RACE? 10.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Leaning Call: 0 (0.00%)
Weighted Call: 0 (0.00%)

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Name Gov. George C. Wallace Mayor Emory M. Folmar Leo Suiter Henry Klingler John Jackson John Dyer Martin J. Boyers
PartyDemocratic Republican Alabama Conservative Libertarian Alabama National Democratic Prohibition Socialist Workers
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Uncertified Votes650,538 (57.64%) 440,815 (39.06%) 17,936 (1.59%) 7,671 (0.68%) 4,693 (0.42%) 4,364 (0.39%) 2,578 (0.23%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -209,723 (-18.58%) -632,602 (-56.05%) -642,867 (-56.96%) -645,845 (-57.23%) -646,174 (-57.25%) -647,960 (-57.41%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand 12/1 $1,481,515.00 12/1 $2,028,085.00 $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
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ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
R Hikikomori Blitzkrieg!
Veg Nothing wrong, just gone
D Cornelia Wallace [L]
D Joe McCorquodale, Jr. [L]
F Blue Republican

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