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  OK Governor
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Parents > United States > Oklahoma > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline March 01, 1982 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 02, 1982 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close November 02, 1982 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 10, 1983 - 08:00pm
Term End January 12, 1987 - 12:00pm
Turnout 59.96% Registered 29.19% Total Population
ContributorUser 490
Last ModifiedRBH August 19, 2010 05:24pm
Data Sources1984 Almanac of American Politics
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1978
NameGeorge P. Nigh Votes402,240 (51.74%)
Term01/08/1979 - 01/10/1983 Margin35,185 (+4.53%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/1986
NameHenry L. Bellmon Votes431,762 (47.45%)
Term01/12/1987 - 01/14/1991 Margin26,467 (+2.91%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 24, 1982 OK Governor - D Primary George P. Nigh D 459,036
Aug 24, 1982 OK Governor - R Primary Tom Daxon R 113,846
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Name (I) Gov. George P. Nigh Auditor Tom Daxon Allah-U Akbar Allah-U Wahid  
PartyDemocratic Republican Independent  
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Certified Votes548,159 (62.07%) 332,207 (37.62%) 2,764 (0.31%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -215,952 (-24.45%) -545,395 (-61.76%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand 12/1 $1,248,778.00 12/1 $821,760.00 12/1 $3,343.00  
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