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OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1974 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 05, 1974 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 05, 1974 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 01, 1975 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1979 - 12:00pm
Turnout 36.37% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker May 10, 2007 04:24pm
Data SourcesAmerican State Governors, 1776-1976 v1 Joseph and Jessamine Kallenbach
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1970
NameThomas Joseph Meskill Votes582,160 (53.76%)
Term01/01/1971 - 01/01/1975 Margin81,599 (+7.54%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1978
NameElla T. Grasso Votes613,109 (59.15%)
Term01/01/1979 - 12/31/1980 Margin190,793 (+18.41%)
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Name Rep. Ella T. Grasso Rep. Robert H. Steele Thomas H. Pallone Allen C. Peichert (W) Scattering  
PartyDemocratic Republican George Wallace Party American  
Uncertified Votes643,499 (58.35%) 440,169 (39.91%) 16,660 (1.51%) 2,291 (0.21%) 163 (0.02%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -203,330 (-18.44%) -626,839 (-56.84%) -641,208 (-58.14%) -643,336 (-58.34%)  
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