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OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 03, 1970 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 03, 1970 - 06:00pm
Term Start January 01, 1971 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1975 - 12:00pm
Turnout 75.17% Registered 32.83% Total Population
ContributorUser 13
Last ModifiedRMF October 11, 2009 12:37am
Data SourcesPolitics in America, Edition IV
Congressional Quarterly
P. 134

County-level results from [Link]
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/1966
NameJohn A. Volpe Votes1,277,358 (62.58%)
Term01/01/1967 - 01/01/1971 Margin524,638 (+25.70%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1974
NameMichael S. Dukakis Votes992,284 (53.50%)
Term01/02/1975 - 01/04/1979 Margin207,931 (+11.21%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 15, 1970 MA Governor - D Primary Kevin H. White
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Name Lt. Gov. Francis William Sargent Mayor Kevin H. White Henning A. Blomen John C. Hedges Scattering  
PartyRepublican Democratic Socialist Labor Prohibition  
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Certified Votes1,058,623 (56.67%) 799,269 (42.79%) 6,747 (0.36%) 3,189 (0.17%) 78 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -259,354 (-13.88%) -1,051,876 (-56.31%) -1,055,434 (-56.50%) -1,058,545 (-56.67%)  
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