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RACE DETAILS
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OfficeVice President
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1956 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 06, 1956 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 06, 1956 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 20, 1957 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1961 - 12:00pm
Turnout 0.00% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedRBH January 17, 2010 04:49pm
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Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/1952
NameRichard Milhous Nixon Votes442 (83.24%)
Term01/20/1953 - 01/20/1957 Margin353 (+66.48%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1960
NameLyndon Baines Johnson Votes303 (56.42%)
Term01/20/1961 - 01/20/1965 Margin84 (+15.64%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 17, 1956 US Vice President - D Convention C. Estes Kefauver
Aug 23, 1956 US Vice President - R Convention Richard Milhous Nixon
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KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
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Name (I) Vice President Richard Milhous Nixon Sen. C. Estes Kefauver Gov. Herman Talmadge Edward M. Cooper Samuel H. Friedman Georgia Cozzini Myra Tanner Weiss
PartyRepublican Democratic Independent Prohibition Socialist Socialist Labor Socialist Workers
Website
Uncertified Votes457 (86.06%) 73 (13.75%) 1 (0.19%) 0 (0.00%) 0 (0.00%) 0 (0.00%) 0 (0.00%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -384 (-72.32%) -456 (-85.88%) -457 (-86.06%) -457 (-86.06%) -457 (-86.06%) -457 (-86.06%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
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FL Silver Dime
R Rockefeller Republican
D Andy
Laf-W Craverguy
J Dr. Cynic
D InspectorMorse
D W. F. Turner
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Name Sen. William E. Jenner Rep. Thomas H. Werdel Anne Marie Yezo  
PartyStates Rights States Rights American Third  
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Uncertified Votes0 (0.00%) 0 (0.00%) 0 (0.00%)  
Margin-457 (-86.06%) -457 (-86.06%) -457 (-86.06%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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