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  NM Governor - D Primary
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Parents > United States > New Mexico > Governor
OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1978 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open June 06, 1978 - 08:00am Central
Polls Close June 06, 1978 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 01, 1979 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1983 - 12:00pm
Turnout 14.82% Total Population
ContributorMr. Matt
Last ModifiedMr. Matt February 15, 2012 11:04pm
Data SourcesAmerica Votes 13th ed., p. 247
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1974
NameJerry Apodaca Votes164,172 (49.94%)
Term01/01/1975 - 01/01/1979 Margin3,742 (+1.14%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1978
NameBruce King Votes174,631 (50.53%)
Term01/01/1979 - 01/01/1983 Margin3,783 (+1.09%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceNM Governor 11/07/1978
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Name Gov. Bruce King Lt. Gov. Robert E. Ferguson  
PartyDemocratic Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes92,432 (61.31%) 58,334 (38.69%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -34,098 (-22.62%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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