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  NC US Senate - D Runoff
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Parents > United States > North Carolina > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1978 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open May 30, 1978 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close May 30, 1978 - 06:30pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1979 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1985 - 12:00pm
Turnout 24.48% Registered 8.86% Total Population
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedChronicler August 14, 2004 01:13pm
Data SourcesNorth Carolina Manual 1979
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1972
NameJesse A. Helms Votes795,248 (54.01%)
Term01/03/1973 - 01/03/1979 Margin117,955 (+8.01%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1978
NameJesse A. Helms Votes619,151 (54.50%)
Term01/03/1979 - 01/03/1985 Margin102,488 (+9.02%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceNC US Senate 11/07/1978
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Name Commissioner of Insurance John R. Ingram Luther H. Hodges Jr.  
PartyDemocratic Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes244,469 (54.24%) 206,223 (45.76%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -38,246 (-8.49%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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