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  MD Governor
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Parents > United States > Maryland > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1978 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 07, 1978 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 07, 1978 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 17, 1979 - 12:00pm
Term End January 19, 1983 - 12:00pm
Turnout 55.05% Registered 25.47% Total Population
ContributorU Ole Polecat
Last ModifiedU Ole Polecat July 13, 2004 01:29pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won06/04/1977
NameMarvin Mandel Votes1 (100.00%)
Term01/15/1979 - 01/17/1979 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1982
NameHarry Hughes Votes705,910 (61.97%)
Term01/19/1983 - 01/21/1987 Margin273,084 (+23.97%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 12, 1978 MD Governor - D Primary Harry Hughes
D 573,379
Sep 12, 1978 MD Governor - R Primary John Glenn Beall, Jr.
R 131,760
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Name St. Sen. Harry Hughes Sen. John Glenn Beall, Jr.  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
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Uncertified Votes705,910 (70.62%) 293,635 (29.38%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -412,275 (-41.25%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand 12/1 $708,831.00 12/1 $141,660.00  
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