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  LA Governor - Runoff
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Parents > United States > Louisiana > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline August 01, 1991 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 16, 1991 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 16, 1991 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 13, 1992 - 12:00pm
Term End January 08, 1996 - 12:00pm
Turnout 40.95% Total Population
ContributorJR725
Last ModifiedIndyGeorgia December 31, 2017 03:54pm
Data Sources
Description Louisiana governors are sworn-in on the 2nd Monday every 4 years.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won03/11/1991
NameCharles E. "Buddy" Roemer III Votes1 (100.00%)
Term03/11/1991 - 01/08/1992 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/18/1995
NameM. J. "Mike" Foster Jr. Votes984,499 (63.50%)
Term01/08/1996 - 01/10/2000 Margin418,638 (+27.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Oct 19, 1991 LA Governor - Initial Election Edwin W. Edwards
R 988,833D 549,387I 11,035
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10/25/1991 11/12/1991

CANDIDATES
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Name Gov. Edwin W. Edwards St. Rep. David Duke  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
Campaign Logo  
Uncertified Votes1,057,031 (61.17%) 671,009 (38.83%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -386,022 (-22.34%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand 12/1 $2,911,162.00 12/1 $748,976.00  
Website [Website]  
Entry Date -- --  
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MATCHUP POLLS (2 from 1 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg48.60%-- 41.19%--  
Mason-Dixon 
11/11/91-11/12/91
49.00% 3.0 42.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
10/25/91-10/27/91
46.00% -- 42.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
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EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor
00/00/1991 David Duke TVAd Contrast eng David Duke for Governor  00:00:30 Jason 

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Nov 06, 2003 12:00am Commentary Edwards and Duke the final sentence  Article None Entered 
Nov 25, 1991 12:00pm General Louisiana: The No-Win Election  Article Jason 

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