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OfficePresident
TypeRepublican Primary Election
Filing Deadline August 05, 1968 - 12:00pm
Polls Open August 05, 1968 - 06:00am
Polls Close August 08, 1968 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 20, 1969 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1973 - 12:00pm
Turnout 0.00% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedPicimpalious May 15, 2009 02:49pm
Data Sources[Link]
Congressional Quarterly Guide to U. S. Elections
New York Times
Convention Decisions and Voting Records - Bain & Parris
USA Today
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Most received by candidates for party presidential nomination, up to the point where a nominee was determined. Vote totals are rounded up to the next whole number.
Description
Presidential Balloting, RNC 1968
Contender: Ballot1st Before Shifts1st After Shifts
Richard M. Nixon CA6921,238
Nelson A. Rockefeller NY27793
Ronald W. Reagan CA1822
James A. Rhodes OH550
George W. Romney MI500
Scattering770
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won12/14/1964
NameLyndon Baines Johnson Votes486 (90.33%)
Term01/20/1965 - 01/20/1969 Margin434 (+80.67%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won12/16/1968
NameRichard Milhous Nixon Votes301 (55.95%)
Term01/20/1969 - 01/20/1973 Margin110 (+20.45%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceUS President 12/16/1968
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KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Leaning Call: 0 (0.00%)
Weighted Call: 0 (0.00%)

CANDIDATES
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Name Vice President Richard Milhous Nixon Gov. Nelson A. Rockefeller Gov. Ronald Wilson Reagan Gov. James A. Rhodes Gov. George W. Romney Sen. Clifford Case Sen. Frank Carlson
PartyRepublican Republican Republican Republican Republican Republican Republican
Uncertified Votes1,238 (65.89%) 277 (14.74%) 182 (9.69%) 55 (2.93%) 50 (2.66%) 22 (1.17%) 20 (1.06%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -961 (-51.14%) -1,056 (-56.20%) -1,183 (-62.96%) -1,188 (-63.23%) -1,216 (-64.72%) -1,218 (-64.82%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website [Website]
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ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
R J. Strom Thurmond
I McCord 2014
R Charles Harting Percy [L]
R Claude Roy Kirk, Jr. [L]
FL Silver Dime
AENM Angry Russian
D Palm Beach Democrat
R Morton Blackwell [L]
MORE CANDIDATES
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Name Gov. Winthrop Rockefeller Sen. Hiram Leong Fong University President Harold Edward Stassen Mayor John V. Lindsay  
PartyRepublican Republican Republican Republican  
Uncertified Votes18 (0.96%) 14 (0.75%) 2 (0.11%) 1 (0.05%)  
Margin-1,220 (-64.93%) -1,224 (-65.14%) -1,236 (-65.78%) -1,237 (-65.83%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $--  
Website [Website] [Website]  
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