1996 Senatorial Open Primary Election Results - Louisiana
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Data for this Contest was Contributed by rhenderson on 2009-02-27

  Senatorial
Candidate
Political
Party
Popular Vote
Lewis (Woody) JenkinsRepublican 322,244 26.23%
Mary LandrieuDemocratic 264,268 21.51%
Richard P. IeyoubDemocratic 250,682 20.40%
David E. DukeRepublican 141,489 11.52%
James A. (Jimmy) HayesRepublican 71,699 5.84%
Bill LinderRepublican 58,243 4.74%
Chuck McMainsRepublican 45,164 3.68%
Peggy WilsonRepublican 31,877 2.59%
Troyce GuiceDemocratic 15,277 1.24%
Nick J. AccardoOther 10,072 0.82%
Arthur (Jim) NicholsOther 7,894 0.64%
Sadie Roberts-JosephDemocratic 4,660 0.38%
YOther (+) - 5,027 0.41%
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Election Notes:
  • Since no candidate won a majority of the vote, Jenkins and Landrieu went to a runoff election held on November 5th, 1996
Demographic Data

2000 Population:4,468,976Enum.2000 Population Density:39.6persons/km2
1996 Population:4,398,877Est.1996 Population Density:39.0persons/km2
1990 Population:4,221,826Enum.1990 Population Density:37.4persons/km2
Land Area (2000):112,825km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.6%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Louisiana Secretary of State. Official Election Results, Results for Election Date: 9/21/96, Louisiana Secretary of State (http://www.sos.louisiana.gov:8090/cgibin/?rqstyp=elcmp&rqsdta=09219614012601) (accessed 14 Jan 2007)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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