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  IL US President
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Parents > United States > Illinois > President
Parent RaceUS President National Vote
OfficePresident
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1976 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 02, 1976 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 02, 1976 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 20, 1977 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1981 - 12:00pm
Turnout 42.46% Total Population
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifiedAJ November 22, 2008 01:37pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1972
NameRichard M. Nixon Votes2,788,179 (59.03%)
Term01/20/1973 - 01/20/1977 Margin874,707 (+18.52%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/1980
NameRonald Wilson Reagan Votes2,358,049 (49.65%)
Term01/20/1981 - 01/20/1985 Margin376,636 (+7.93%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Mar 16, 1976 IL US President - R Primary
Gerald R. Ford
R 775,893
Mar 16, 1976 IL US President - D Primary
Jimmy Carter
D 1,311,914
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Name (I) President Gerald R. Ford Gov. Jimmy Carter Sen. Eugene J. McCarthy General Secretary Gus Hall Roger L. MacBride Peter M. Camejo Julius Levin
PartyRepublican Democratic Independent Communist Libertarian Socialist Workers Socialist Labor
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Uncertified Votes2,364,269 (50.10%) 2,271,295 (48.13%) 55,939 (1.19%) 9,250 (0.20%) 8,057 (0.17%) 3,615 (0.08%) 2,422 (0.05%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -92,974 (-1.97%) -2,308,330 (-48.92%) -2,355,019 (-49.91%) -2,356,212 (-49.93%) -2,360,654 (-50.03%) -2,361,847 (-50.05%)
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Name Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr. (W) Others  
PartyU.S. Labor Independent  
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Uncertified Votes2,018 (0.04%) 1,968 (0.04%)  
Margin-2,362,251 (-50.06%) -2,362,301 (-50.06%)  
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