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  KY Governor - D Primary
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Parents > United States > Kentucky > Governor
OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1971 - 12:00pm
Polls Open May 25, 1971 - 07:00am
Polls Close May 25, 1971 - 08:00pm
Term Start December 07, 1971 - 08:00pm
Term End December 09, 1975 - 12:00pm
Turnout 13.93% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH August 21, 2007 03:38pm
Data SourcesAmerica Votes 10
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1967
NameLouie B. Nunn Votes454,123 (51.20%)
Term12/12/1967 - 12/07/1971 Margin28,449 (+3.21%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1971
NameWendell H. Ford Votes470,420 (50.56%)
Term12/07/1971 - 12/28/1974 Margin57,767 (+6.21%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceKY Governor 11/02/1971
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Leaning Call: 0 (0.00%)
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Name Lt. Gov. Wendell H. Ford Gov. Bert T. Combs William Shires John E. Knipper Earl R. McIntosh Robert McCreary Johnson Jesse N. R. Cecil
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic
Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)237,815 (53.01%) 195,678 (43.61%) 3,934 (0.88%) 3,128 (0.70%) 2,496 (0.56%) 2,049 (0.46%) 1,838 (0.41%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -42,137 (-9.39%) -233,881 (-52.13%) -234,687 (-52.31%) -235,319 (-52.45%) -235,766 (-52.55%) -235,977 (-52.60%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
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Name Wilton Benge Cupp  
PartyDemocratic  
Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)1,729 (0.39%)  
Margin-236,086 (-52.62%)  
Predict Avg.0.00%  
Cash On Hand $--  
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