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  US Vice President - R Convention
  RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > U.S. Executive > US Vice President
OfficeVice President
TypeRepublican Primary Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 1980 - 12:00pm
Polls Open July 14, 1980 - 06:00am
Polls Close July 17, 1980 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 20, 1981 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1985 - 12:00pm
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedChronicler November 18, 2006 01:42pm
Data Sources[Link]
Congressional Quarterly Guide to U. S. Elections
New York Times
Convention Decisions and Voting Records - Bain & Parris
USA Today
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Most votes received by candidates for party vice presidential nomination, up to the point where a nominee was determined. Vote totals are rounded up to the next whole number.
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1976
NameWalter Frederick "Fritz" Mondale Votes297 (55.20%)
Term01/20/1977 - 01/20/1981 Margin56 (+10.41%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/1980
NameGeorge Herbert Walker Bush Votes489 (90.89%)
Term01/20/1981 - 01/20/1985 Margin440 (+81.78%)
KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Call: 0 (0.00%)
Weighted Call: 0 (0.00%)

CANDIDATES
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Name C.I.A. Director George Herbert Walker Bush Sen. Jesse A. Helms Rep. Jack French Kemp Rep. Philip M. Crane Gov. James R. Thompson Rep. John M. Ashbrook Minority Leader Howard Baker
PartyRepublican Republican Republican Republican Republican Republican Republican
Votes1,832 (93.33%) 54 (2.75%) 42 (2.14%) 23 (1.17%) 5 (0.26%) 1 (0.05%) 1 (0.05%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -1,778 (-90.58%) -1,790 (-91.19%) -1,809 (-92.15%) -1,827 (-93.07%) -1,831 (-93.28%) -1,831 (-93.28%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand$0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
Mod Gold
I Socialist
P Thomas Walker
MORE CANDIDATES
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Name Rep. Henry J. Hyde Secretary of Defense Donald Henry Rumsfeld Eugene Schroeder Secretary of Treasury William E. Simon Rep. Guy Vander Jagt
PartyRepublican Republican Republican Republican Republican
Votes1 (0.05%) 1 (0.05%) 1 (0.05%) 1 (0.05%) 1 (0.05%)
Margin-1,831 (-93.28%) -1,831 (-93.28%) -1,831 (-93.28%) -1,831 (-93.28%) -1,831 (-93.28%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand$0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
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