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Parents > United States > South Carolina > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1984 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 06, 1984 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 1984 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1985 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1991 - 12:00pm
Turnout 30.92% Total Population
ContributorU Ole Polecat
Last ModifiedU Ole Polecat June 27, 2003 07:37am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1978
NameJ. Strom Thurmond Votes351,917 (55.68%)
Term01/03/1979 - 01/03/1985 Margin71,771 (+11.36%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/1990
NameJ. Strom Thurmond Votes482,032 (64.21%)
Term01/03/1991 - 01/03/1997 Margin237,920 (+31.69%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 12, 1984 SC US Senate- D Primary Melvin Purvis
D 298,316
Jun 12, 1984 SC US Senate- R Primary J. Strom Thurmond
R 47,355
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Name (I) President Pro Tempore J. Strom Thurmond Melvin Purvis Stephen Davis  
PartyRepublican Democratic Libertarian  
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Uncertified Votes644,815 (66.81%) 306,982 (31.81%) 13,333 (1.38%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -337,833 (-35.00%) -631,482 (-65.43%)  
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