Home About Chat Users Issues Party Candidates Polling Firms Media News Polls Calendar Key Races United States President Senate House Governors International

New User Account
"A historical political resource." 
Email: Password:

  MS Governor - D Runoff
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Mississippi > Governor
OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline March 01, 1979 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open August 28, 1979 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close August 28, 1979 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 22, 1980 - 12:00pm
Term End January 10, 1984 - 12:00pm
Turnout 30.76% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH August 16, 2007 03:27pm
Data SourcesGubernatorial Elections, 1787-1997, P. 123
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1975
NameCliff Finch Votes369,568 (52.19%)
Term01/20/1976 - 01/15/1980 Margin49,936 (+7.05%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1979
NameWilliam F. Winter Votes413,620 (61.07%)
Term01/15/1980 - 01/10/1984 Margin149,918 (+22.13%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceMS Governor 11/07/1979
MAP
United States 1959 - MAP

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name Lt. Gov. William F. Winter Lt. Gov. Evelyn Gandy  
PartyDemocratic Democratic  
Campaign Logo  
Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)386,174 (56.62%) 295,835 (43.38%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -90,339 (-13.25%)  
Estimated Final772,348 (56.62%) 591,670 (43.38%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website  
Entry Date -- --  
Bar
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 


EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor

DISCUSSION