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  Chicago Mayor - D Primary
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Parents > United States > Illinois > Counties > Cook > Chicago > Mayor
OfficeMayor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 1979 - 12:00pm
Polls Open February 27, 1979 - 06:00am
Polls Close February 27, 1979 - 11:00pm
Term Start April 20, 1979 - 12:00pm
Term End April 20, 1983 - 12:00pm
ContributorPicimpalious
Last ModifiedThomas Walker September 25, 2009 11:00am
Data SourcesChicago Tribune, 3/3/1979
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won06/07/1977
NameMichael Bilandic Votes490,688 (77.39%)
Term06/22/1977 - 06/22/1979 Margin355,406 (+56.06%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won04/03/1979
NameJane Byrne Votes700,874 (82.05%)
Term05/01/1979 - 05/01/1983 Margin563,210 (+65.94%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceChicago Mayor 04/03/1979
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Name Jane Byrne (I) Mayor Michael Bilandic  
PartyDemocratic Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes412,909 (51.04%) 396,134 (48.96%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -16,775 (-2.07%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
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