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Parents > United States > North Carolina > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1972 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 07, 1972 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 07, 1972 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1973 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1979 - 12:00pm
Turnout 28.96% Total Population
ContributorU Ole Polecat
Last ModifiedChronicler March 21, 2005 07:44pm
Data SourcesOfficial county returns in the Office of the Secretary of State
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1966
NameB. Everett Jordan Votes501,440 (55.59%)
Term01/03/1967 - 01/03/1973 Margin100,938 (+11.19%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1978
NameJesse A. Helms Votes619,151 (54.50%)
Term01/03/1979 - 01/03/1985 Margin102,488 (+9.02%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 06, 1972 NC US Senate - R Primary
Jesse A. Helms
R 153,771
May 06, 1972 NC US Senate - D Primary
Nick Galifianakis
D 767,549
Jun 03, 1972 NC US Senate - D Runoff
Nick Galifianakis
D 601,555
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Name Jesse A. Helms Rep. Nick Galifianakis  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes795,248 (54.01%) 677,293 (46.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -117,955 (-8.01%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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