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Parents > United States > Texas > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline January 26, 1986 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 04, 1986 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close November 04, 1986 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 20, 1987 - 12:00pm
Term End January 15, 1991 - 12:00pm
Turnout 24.19% Total Population
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifiedRBH October 07, 2016 07:52pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1982
NameMark White Votes1,697,870 (53.21%)
Term01/18/1983 - 01/20/1987 Margin231,933 (+7.27%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1990
NameAnn Richards Votes1,925,670 (49.47%)
Term01/15/1991 - 01/17/1995 Margin99,239 (+2.55%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 03, 1986 TX Governor - D Primary Mark White D 1,096,552
May 03, 1986 TX Governor - R Primary William P. "Bill" Clements R 544,719
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Name Gov. William P. "Bill" Clements (I) Gov. Mark White Theresa S. Doyle (W) Charles Lee (W) J. Muriel  
PartyRepublican Democratic Libertarian Independent Independent  
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Certified Votes1,813,779 (52.70%) 1,584,515 (46.04%) 42,496 (1.24%) 531 (0.02%) 139 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -229,264 (-6.66%) -1,771,283 (-51.47%) -1,813,248 (-52.69%) -1,813,640 (-52.70%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand 12/1 $8,725,760.00 12/1 $10,990,311.00 $-- $-- $--  
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