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  GA Lt. Governor
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Parents > United States > Georgia > Lieutenant Governor
OfficeLieutenant Governor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1970 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 03, 1970 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 03, 1970 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 12, 1971 - 12:00pm
Term End January 14, 1975 - 12:00pm
Turnout 21.74% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH February 26, 2009 09:20pm
Data SourcesOfficial state of Georgia tabulation by counties for U.S. Representatives, Governor, Lt. Governor, constitutional officers, state officers and constitutional amendments, General Election November 3, 1970
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1966
NameGeorge T. Smith Votes637,095 (100.00%)
Term01/10/1967 - 01/12/1971 Margin637,095 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1974
NameZell B. Miller Votes597,598 (66.18%)
Term01/14/1975 - 01/09/1979 Margin292,437 (+32.39%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 09, 1970 GA Lt. Governor - D Primary Lester Maddox
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Name Gov. Lester Maddox Frank G. Miller  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
Certified Votes733,797 (73.59%) 263,415 (26.42%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -470,382 (-47.17%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
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