1987 Houston mayoral election

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Houston mayoral election, 1987

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Nominee Kathy Whitmire Bill Anderson Dick Dimond
Popular vote 168,656 27,254 13,628
Percentage 74% 12% 6%

Mayor before election

Kathy Whitmire
Democratic

Elected Mayor

Kathy Whitmire
Democratic

The Houston Mayoral Election of 1987 took place on November 3, 1987. Incumbent Mayor Kathy Whitmire was re-elected to a fourth term.

Candidates[edit]

  • Incumbent Mayor Kathy Whitmire
  • Bill Anderson
  • Dick Dimond
  • Glenn Arnett
  • Mary Pritchard
  • Shelby Oringderff
  • Don Geil

Results[edit]

Houston mayoral election, 1987
Party Candidate Votes % ±
None Kathy Whitmire 168,656 74%
None Bill Anderson 27,254 12%
None Dick Dimond 13,628 6%
None Glen Arnett 6,977 3%
None Mary Pritchard 5,926 2%
None Shelby Oringderff 4,853 2%
None Don Geil 2,807 1%