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Parents > United States > U.S. Executive
OfficePresident
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline August 01, 1968 - 12:00pm
Polls Open August 26, 1968 - 06:00am
Polls Close August 29, 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 ModifiedChronicler May 17, 2008 12:47pm
Data SourcesConvention Decisions and Voting Records - Bain & Parris. Vote totals are rounded up to the next whole number.
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35th Democratic National Convention, 1968

Temporary Chairman
& Keynote Speaker
Permanent Chairman
Presidential Nominee
Vice Presidential Nominee
U.S. Senator
Daniel K. Inouye HI
U.S. Rep.
Carl B. Albert OK
Vice President
Hubert H. Humphrey MN
U.S. Senator
Edmund S. Muskie ME

Recap of the Primary season

At the end of the Democratic primary season in 1968, the party was well along the proc

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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 M. 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? 8.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Leaning Call: 0 (0.00%)
Weighted Call: 0 (0.00%)

CANDIDATES
Photo
Name Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey, Jr. Sen. Eugene J. McCarthy Sen. George S. McGovern Channing E. Phillips Gov. Daniel K. Moore Sen. Edward M. "Ted" Kennedy James H. Gray
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic
Certified Votes1,760 (67.43%) 601 (23.03%) 147 (5.63%) 68 (2.61%) 18 (0.69%) 13 (0.50%) 1 (0.04%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -1,159 (-44.41%) -1,613 (-61.80%) -1,692 (-64.83%) -1,742 (-66.74%) -1,747 (-66.93%) -1,759 (-67.39%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website [Website] [Website]
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MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
ENDORSEMENTS
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D DylanSH99
D Bob
FL Silver Dime
J Dr. Cynic
SWP Otis Gough
I TX_Progressive
POP None
D Jesse M. "Jess" Unruh [L]
D Andy
D Abraham A. Ribicoff
D DylanSH99
I McCord 2014
MORE CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name Gov. George C. Wallace Paul "Bear" Bryant  
PartyDemocratic Democratic  
Certified Votes1 (0.04%) 1 (0.04%)  
Margin-1,759 (-67.39%) -1,759 (-67.39%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website  
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
AENM Angry Russian
D Eugene "Bull" Connor
D Some say...
 

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