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OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1968 - 12:00pm
Polls Open February 06, 1968 - 06:00am
Polls Close February 06, 1968 - 11:00pm
Term Start May 09, 1968 - 12:00pm
Term End May 09, 1972 - 12:00pm
Turnout 11.44% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker July 20, 2005 04:21pm
Data SourcesCongressional Quarterly Guide to U S Elections
American Governors and Gubernatorial Elections, 1775-1978 Glashan
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won03/03/1964
NameJohn J. McKeithen Votes469,589 (60.72%)
Term05/12/1964 - 05/09/1968 Margin171,836 (+22.22%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won02/01/1972
NameEdwin W. Edwards Votes641,146 (57.17%)
Term05/09/1972 - 05/09/1976 Margin160,722 (+14.33%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Nov 04, 1967 LA Governor - D Primary John J. McKeithen
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KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Leaning Call: 0 (0.00%)
Weighted Call: 0 (0.00%)

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Name (I) Gov. John J. McKeithen  
PartyDemocratic  
Uncertified Votes372,762 (100.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%)  
Predict Avg.0.00%  
Cash On Hand $--  
Website  
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ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
D Andy
I TX_Progressive
 

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