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  OR Governor - Special Election
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Parents > United States > Oregon > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00am
Polls Open November 02, 1948 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 02, 1948 - 08:00pm
Term Start November 03, 1948 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1951 - 12:00pm
Turnout 46.77% Total Population
ContributorSome say...
Last ModifiedRBH August 08, 2011 07:32pm
Data SourcesAmerica Votes, Vol 3, Scammon, p. 339
Description Special Election held to fill vacated term due to the death of Gov. Earl Snell.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyRepublican Won10/30/1947
NameJohn Hubert Hall Votes1 (100.00%)
Term10/30/1947 - 01/03/1951 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1950
NameDouglas McKay Votes334,160 (66.05%)
Term01/03/1951 - 12/27/1952 Margin162,410 (+32.10%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 21, 1948 OR Governor - R Primary Douglas McKay
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CANDIDATES
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Name Douglas McKay Lew Wallace Wendell E. Barnett  
PartyRepublican Democratic Independent  
Website  
Uncertified Votes271,295 (53.23%) 226,958 (44.53%) 11,380 (2.23%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -44,337 (-8.70%) -259,915 (-51.00%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $--  
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