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:

  NY District 2
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > New York > NY - District 02
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline July 22, 1978 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 07, 1978 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close November 07, 1978 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 05, 1979 - 12:00pm
Term End January 05, 1981 - 11:55pm
Contributoreddy 9_99
Last Modifiedbudgeteer March 10, 2011 10:03am
Data SourcesNew York State Board of Elections
Description Withers also Conservative candidate.
REP-43,791;CON-9,531
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1976
NameThomas J. Downey Votes91,241 (57.06%)
Term01/03/1977 - 01/03/1979 Margin23,486 (+14.69%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1980
NameThomas J. Downey Votes84,035 (56.35%)
Term01/05/1981 - 01/05/1983 Margin18,929 (+12.69%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
MAP
NY CDs 1975-1983 MAP

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name (I) Rep. Thomas J. Downey Harold J. Withers  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes64,807 (54.86%) 53,322 (45.14%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -11,485 (-9.72%)  
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