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  WA District 5
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Parents > United States > Washington > WA - District 05
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 ModifiedRBH January 10, 2010 05:14pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1976
NameThomas S. Foley Votes120,415 (58.01%)
Term01/03/1977 - 01/03/1979 Margin36,153 (+17.42%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1980
NameThomas S. Foley Votes120,530 (51.90%)
Term01/05/1981 - 01/05/1983 Margin8,825 (+3.80%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 19, 1978 WA District 5 - Blanket Primary Thomas S. Foley
R 53,878D 40,607I 3,724
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Name (I) Caucus Chair Thomas S. Foley Duane Alton Mel Tonasket  
PartyDemocratic Republican Independent  
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Uncertified Votes77,201 (48.00%) 68,761 (42.75%) 14,887 (9.26%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -8,440 (-5.25%) -62,314 (-38.74%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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