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OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline April 12, 1972 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 07, 1972 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close November 07, 1972 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 09, 1973 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1975 - 12:00pm
Turnout 33.70% Total Population
ContributorUser 13
Last ModifiedRBH July 03, 2007 10:27pm
Data SourcesPolitics in America
May 1979
Congressional Quarterly
P. 164
Description Term end due to the resignation of Bumpers to become U. S. Senator
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1970
NameDale Bumpers Votes375,648 (61.66%)
Term01/12/1971 - 01/09/1973 Margin178,230 (+29.26%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1974
NameDavid H. Pryor Votes358,018 (65.57%)
Term01/14/1975 - 01/11/1977 Margin170,146 (+31.16%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 30, 1972 AR Governor - D Primary Dale Bumpers
D 494,851
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Name (I) Gov. Dale Bumpers Len E. Blaylock  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
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Uncertified Votes488,892 (75.44%) 159,177 (24.56%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -329,715 (-50.88%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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