United States House of Representatives election in Puerto Rico, 1980

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Puerto Rico's At-large district.

The election for Resident Commissioner to the United States House of Representatives took place on November 4, 1980, the same day as the larger Puerto Rican general election and the United States elections, 1980.

Candidates for Resident Commissioner[edit]

Election results[edit]

Puerto Rico's At-large congressional district election, 1980[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
New Progressive Baltasar Corrada del Río (inc.) 760,484 47.71
Popular Democratic José Arsenio Torres 749,531 47.02
Puerto Rican Independence Marta Font de Calero 83,911 5.26
Total votes 1,593,926 100.00
New Progressive hold

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