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  OK Governor - D Runoff
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Parents > United States > Oklahoma > Governor
OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1978 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open September 19, 1978 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close September 19, 1978 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 08, 1979 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1983 - 12:00pm
Turnout 50.47% Registered 18.25% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH October 01, 2007 01:12pm
Data SourcesAmerica Votes 13:285
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1974
NameDavid L. Boren Votes514,389 (63.91%)
Term01/13/1975 - 01/08/1979 Margin223,930 (+27.82%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1978
NameGeorge P. Nigh Votes402,240 (51.74%)
Term01/08/1979 - 01/10/1983 Margin35,185 (+4.53%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceOK Governor 11/07/1978
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Name Lt. Gov. George P. Nigh Attorney General Larry Derryberry  
PartyDemocratic Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)269,681 (57.73%) 197,457 (42.27%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -72,224 (-15.46%)  
Estimated Final539,362 (57.73%) 394,914 (42.27%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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