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  NY Attorney General
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Parents > United States > New York > Attorney General
OfficeAttorney General
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1974 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 05, 1974 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 05, 1974 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 01, 1975 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1979 - 12:00pm
Turnout 27.87% Total Population
Contributornystate63
Last Modifiedbudgeteer January 23, 2017 09:57pm
Data SourcesNew York Red Book
Description Lefkowitz also ran on the Liberal line.
REP-2,367,014;LIB-257,623
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1970
NameLouis J. Lefkowitz Votes3,213,834 (58.18%)
Term01/03/1971 - 01/03/1975 Margin1,327,203 (+24.03%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1978
NameRobert Abrams Votes2,352,484 (53.78%)
Term01/03/1979 - 01/03/1983 Margin378,994 (+8.66%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 10, 1974 NY Attorney General - D Primary Robert Abrams
D 817,568
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Name (I) Attorney General Louis J. Lefkowitz Borough President Robert Abrams Edward F. Campbell Raymond H. Markey, Jr. Raymond H. Martino Leland W. Schubert Michael Zagarell
PartyRepublican Democratic Conservative Socialist Workers Labor Libertarian Communist
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Certified Votes2,624,637 (51.63%) 2,189,654 (43.07%) 232,631 (4.58%) 12,283 (0.24%) 10,161 (0.20%) 8,092 (0.16%) 6,424 (0.13%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -434,983 (-8.56%) -2,392,006 (-47.05%) -2,612,354 (-51.39%) -2,614,476 (-51.43%) -2,616,545 (-51.47%) -2,618,213 (-51.50%)
Fusion Votes
Republican2,367,014
Liberal257,623
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
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