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Parents > United States > New Jersey > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline April 01, 1989 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 07, 1989 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 07, 1989 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 16, 1990 - 12:00pm
Term End January 17, 1994 - 12:00pm
Turnout 30.60% Total Population
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Last Modified*crickets chirp* January 12, 2004 07:24pm
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Description Race to succeed popular term-limited Gov. Thomas Kean.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/1985
NameThomas H. Kean Votes1,372,631 (69.58%)
Term01/21/1986 - 01/16/1990 Margin794,229 (+40.26%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/1993
NameChristine Todd Whitman Votes1,236,124 (49.33%)
Term01/17/1994 - 01/20/1998 Margin26,093 (+1.04%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 06, 1989 NJ Governor - D Primary Jim Florio
D 369,323
Jun 06, 1989 NJ Governor - R Primary James A. Courter
R 387,018
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Name Rep. Jim Florio Rep. James A. Courter Dan Karlan Michael Ziruolo Tom Fuscaldo Catherine Renee Sedwick  
PartyDemocratic Republican Libertarian Better Affordable Government One Eye On Socialist Workers  
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Uncertified Votes1,379,937 (61.23%) 838,553 (37.21%) 11,878 (0.53%) 10,210 (0.45%) 6,989 (0.31%) 6,197 (0.28%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -541,384 (-24.02%) -1,368,059 (-60.70%) -1,369,727 (-60.78%) -1,372,948 (-60.92%) -1,373,740 (-60.95%)  
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Cash On Hand 12/1 $5,339,293.00 12/1 $5,249,559.00 $-- $-- $-- $--  
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