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Parents > United States > Alabama > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1982 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 02, 1982 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 02, 1982 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 17, 1983 - 12:00pm
Term End January 19, 1987 - 12:00pm
Turnout 28.98% Total Population
ContributorUser 490
Last ModifiedRBH August 22, 2015 10:56pm
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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
Sep 07, 1982 AL Governor - D Primary George C. Wallace
Sep 07, 1982 AL Governor - R Primary Emory M. Folmar
Sep 28, 1982 AL Governor - D Runoff George C. Wallace
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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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Certified 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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Entry Date 00/00/1982 00/00/1982 -- -- -- -- 00/00/1982
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