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Parents > United States > Arkansas > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline January 30, 1978 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 07, 1978 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close November 07, 1978 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 09, 1979 - 12:00pm
Term End January 19, 1981 - 12:00pm
Turnout 27.50% Total Population
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifiedSteve Boudreaux May 26, 2010 12:27pm
Data SourcesPolitics in America
May 1979
Congressional Quarterly
P. 301
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1976
NameDavid H. Pryor Votes605,083 (83.24%)
Term01/11/1977 - 01/03/1979 Margin483,367 (+66.49%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won01/03/1979
NameJoe Purcell Votes1 (100.00%)
Term01/03/1979 - 01/09/1979 Margin1 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 30, 1978 AR Governor - D Primary Bill Clinton D 572,812
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Name Attorney General Bill Clinton Lynn Lowe  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
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Uncertified Votes335,101 (63.36%) 193,746 (36.64%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -141,355 (-26.73%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand 12/1 $709,234.00 12/1 $171,382.00  
Website [Website]  
Entry Date 00/00/1978 00/00/1978  
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