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  TX US Senate- D Primary
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Parents > United States > Texas > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1978 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open May 06, 1978 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close May 06, 1978 - 06:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1979 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1985 - 12:00am
Turnout 13.94% Total Population
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifiedRBH September 24, 2017 12:56am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1972
NameJohn G. Tower Votes1,822,877 (53.40%)
Term01/03/1973 - 01/03/1979 Margin310,892 (+9.11%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1978
NameJohn G. Tower Votes1,151,376 (49.79%)
Term01/03/1979 - 01/03/1985 Margin12,227 (+0.53%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceTX US Senate 11/07/1978
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Name Rep. Robert C. Krueger Joe Christie  
PartyDemocratic Democratic  
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Certified Votes853,460 (54.67%) 707,738 (45.33%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -145,722 (-9.33%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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