November 8: Wot Happened?

November 1977
National Review;11/25/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 46, p1343
This article presents the results of various elections that were held in the U.S. in the year 1977. Two state houses and many mayoral slots were at stake in these elections. New Jersey's Governor Brendan Byrne won his reelection against State Senator Ray Bateman. In Virginia, Republican contender John Dalton emerged victorious in the elections. His opponent was Democrat Henry Howell. The major mayoral race of the year was in New York where Edward I. Koch, the Democratic candidate, easily won in a field of four candidates. The Conservatives and the Republicans did not perform well in these elections.


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