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Parents > United States > New Jersey > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1997 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 04, 1997 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 04, 1997 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 20, 1998 - 12:00pm
Term End January 15, 2002 - 12:00pm
Turnout 31.28% Total Population
Contributor*crickets chirp*
Last ModifiedRBH July 11, 2016 03:01am
Data SourcesFitzgerald's Legislative Almanac, 1999.
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/1993
NameChristine Todd Whitman Votes1,236,124 (49.33%)
Term01/17/1994 - 01/20/1998 Margin26,093 (+1.04%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won01/30/2001
NameDonald T. DiFrancesco Votes25 (100.00%)
Term01/30/2001 - 01/08/2002 Margin25 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 03, 1997 NJ Governor - D Primary James E. "Jim" McGreevey
D 371,674
Jun 03, 1997 NJ Governor - R Primary Christine Todd Whitman
R 147,731
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CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Gov. Christine Todd Whitman St. Sen. James E. "Jim" McGreevey Murray Sabrin Richard J. Pezzullo Madelyn R. Hoffman Michael Perrone, Jr. Robert B. Miller
PartyRepublican Democratic Libertarian NJ Conservative Green Independent Progressive Socialist Workers
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Uncertified Votes1,133,394 (46.87%) 1,107,968 (45.82%) 114,172 (4.72%) 34,906 (1.44%) 10,703 (0.44%) 6,805 (0.28%) 2,816 (0.12%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -25,426 (-1.05%) -1,019,222 (-42.15%) -1,098,488 (-45.42%) -1,122,691 (-46.42%) -1,126,589 (-46.59%) -1,130,578 (-46.75%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand 12/1 $7,581,104.00 12/1 $7,346,310.00 12/1 $860,832.00 $-- $-- $-- $--
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Entry Date 01/01/1997 01/01/1997 01/01/1997 01/01/1997 01/01/1997 01/01/1997 01/01/1997
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Name Greg Pason Lincoln Norton Nuncie A. Ripa, Jr.  
PartySocialist Natural Law Independent  
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Uncertified Votes2,800 (0.12%) 2,540 (0.11%) 2,240 (0.09%)  
Margin-1,130,594 (-46.75%) -1,130,854 (-46.76%) -1,131,154 (-46.77%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $--  
Website [Website]  
Entry Date 01/01/1997 01/01/1997 01/01/1997  
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
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