1985 Burlington mayoral election

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Burlington mayoral election, 1985
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Nominee Bernie Sanders Brian D. Burns Diane Gallagher
Party Independent Democratic Independent
Popular vote 5,760 3,275 1,234
Percentage 56.1% 31.9 12.0%

Mayor of Burlington before election

Gordon Paquette
Democratic

Elected Mayor of Burlington

Bernie Sanders
Independent

The 1985 Burlington mayoral election was held March 3, 1985. Bernie Sanders, the incumbent mayor, won with 56.1% of the popular vote against Brian D. Burns and Diane Gallagher.

Initial Results[edit]

Burlington mayoral election, 1985[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Independent Bernie Sanders 5,760 56.1
Democratic Brian D. Burns 3,275 31.9
Independent Diane Gallagher 1,234 12.0
Total votes 10,269 100%

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