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  MS Governor - D Primary
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OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1979 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open August 07, 1979 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close August 07, 1979 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 22, 1980 - 12:00pm
Term End January 10, 1984 - 01:00pm
Turnout 33.25% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH October 05, 2007 07:55pm
Data SourcesAmerica Votes 14:227
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
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Name Lt. Gov. Evelyn Gandy Lt. Gov. William F. Winter John Arthur Eaves, Sr. Jim Herring Charles M. Deaton Richard Barrett  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)224,746 (30.49%) 183,944 (24.95%) 143,411 (19.45%) 135,812 (18.42%) 34,700 (4.71%) 14,550 (1.97%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -40,802 (-5.54%) -81,335 (-11.03%) -88,934 (-12.06%) -190,046 (-25.78%) -210,196 (-28.51%)  
Estimated Final449,492 (30.49%) 367,888 (24.95%) 286,822 (19.45%) 271,624 (18.42%) 69,400 (4.71%) 29,100 (1.97%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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