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  DC Mayor - D Primary
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Parents > United States > District of Columbia > Mayor
OfficeMayor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1978 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open September 12, 1978 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close September 12, 1978 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1979 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1983 - 12:00pm
Turnout 12.53% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH August 13, 2009 12:35am
Data SourcesAmerica Votes 13:384
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1974
NameWalter E. Washington Votes79,065 (82.45%)
Term01/03/1975 - 01/03/1979 Margin72,028 (+75.11%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1978
NameMarion S. Barry, Jr. Votes68,354 (70.16%)
Term01/03/1979 - 01/03/1983 Margin40,988 (+42.07%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceDC Mayor 11/07/1978
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Name City Councilmember Marion S. Barry, Jr. City Council Chair Sterling Tucker (I) Mayor Walter E. Washington Dorothy Maultsby (W) Scattering John Ray  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)32,841 (34.65%) 31,277 (33.00%) 29,881 (31.52%) 391 (0.41%) 215 (0.23%) 184 (0.19%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -1,564 (-1.65%) -2,960 (-3.12%) -32,450 (-34.23%) -32,626 (-34.42%) -32,657 (-34.45%)  
Estimated Final65,682 (34.65%) 62,554 (33.00%) 59,762 (31.52%) 782 (0.41%) 430 (0.23%) 368 (0.19%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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