1986 General Election Results: U.S. House (District 5)

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Top Line Results
Tuesday, November 4, 1986
51.45%
James Prather Jontz*, Democratic, 80,772 votes
48.09%
James Robert Butcher, Republican, 75,507 votes
 0.46%
Brent Waibel, Libertarian, 727 votes
Out of 157,006 votes casts, the margin of victory was 5,265 (3.36%)