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1988 North Carolina gubernatorial election

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North Carolina Governor James Holshouser asks for Reagan's withdrawal from presidential race

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2004: The scream that doomed Howard Dean

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Martin, Gardner Remember 1968 Republican Convention

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PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE - BUSH-DUKAKIS, NO. 1 (1988)

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Janice Filmon humbled to be appointed lieutenant-governor

The North Carolina gubernatorial election of 1988 was held on November 8, 1988. Popular Incumbent Governor James G. Martin ran and was re-elected by a comfortable margin over Democratic Challenger former Lieutenant Governor Robert B. Jordan III. Martin also made history by becoming the first Republican to be re-elected in North Carolina.