1980 United States House of Representatives election in Alaska

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1980 United States House of Representatives election in Alaska, At-large district

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  Don Young 1973.jpg
Nominee Don Young Kevin Parnell
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 114,089 39,922
Percentage 73.79% 25.82%

Representative At-large before election

Don Young
Republican

Elected Representative At-large

Don Young
Republican

The Alaska Congressional election of 1980 was held on Tuesday, November 4, 1980. The term of the state's sole Representative to the United States House of Representatives expired on January 3, 1981. The winning candidate would serve a two-year term from January 3, 1981, to January 3, 1983.

General election[edit]

Results[edit]

Alaska's At-large congressional district election, 1980[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Don Young (inc.) 114,089 73.79
Democratic Kevin Parnell 39,922 25.82
Write-ins 607 0.39
Total votes 154,618 100.00
Republican hold

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Office of the Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives - 404". clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 2014-02-06.