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Parents > United States > Florida > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1976 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 02, 1976 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 02, 1976 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1977 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1983 - 12:00pm
Turnout 78.91% Registered 42.09% Total Population
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifiedWishful Thinking June 27, 2005 10:10am
Data SourcesSecretary of State archives
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1970
NameLawton M. Chiles, Jr. Votes902,438 (53.86%)
Term01/03/1971 - 01/03/1977 Margin129,621 (+7.74%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1982
NameLawton M. Chiles, Jr. Votes1,637,667 (61.72%)
Term01/03/1983 - 01/03/1989 Margin622,337 (+23.45%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 07, 1976 FL US Senate - R Primary John Grady R 302,046
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Name (I) Sen. Lawton M. Chiles, Jr. John Grady (W) Ed Ice (W) Timothy L. "Tim" Adams  
PartyDemocratic Republican Independent Independent  
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Uncertified Votes1,799,518 (62.98%) 1,057,886 (37.02%) 123 (0.00%) 7 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -741,632 (-25.95%) -1,799,395 (-62.97%) -1,799,511 (-62.97%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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