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  St. Louis City Sheriff - D Primary
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Parents > United States > Missouri > Counties > St. Louis City > St. Louis > Sheriff
OfficeSheriff
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline April 01, 1988 - 05:00am Central
Polls Open August 02, 1988 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close August 02, 1988 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1989 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1993 - 12:00pm
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH August 02, 2020 09:08pm
Data SourcesSt. Louis Post-Dispatch, 8/3/1988 ("complete but unofficial")
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1984
NameGordon D. Schweitzer Votes130,629 (79.26%)
Term01/01/1985 - 01/01/1989 Margin96,439 (+58.51%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1988
NameJames W. Murphy Votes109,321 (74.59%)
Term01/01/1989 - 01/01/1993 Margin72,088 (+49.19%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceSt. Louis City Sheriff 11/08/1988
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Name St. Sen. James W. Murphy Ben Phillips Charles M. Wren Ronald Stevenson Russell Taylor Robert L. Priester Fisher Harris
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic
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Uncertified Votes 21,471 (49.60%) 13,272 (30.66%) 3,573 (8.25%) 2,577 (5.95%) 954 (2.20%) 790 (1.83%) 654 (1.51%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -8,199 (-18.94%) -17,898 (-41.34%) -18,894 (-43.64%) -20,517 (-47.39%) -20,681 (-47.77%) -20,817 (-48.09%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
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