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  MD Governor - Special Election
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Parents > United States > Maryland > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type Appointment
Filing Deadline June 01, 1968 - 12:00pm
Polls Open January 07, 1969 - 06:00am
Polls Close January 07, 1969 - 06:00pm
Term Start January 07, 1969 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1971 - 12:00pm
ContributorU Ole Polecat
Last ModifiedRBH September 21, 2009 04:05pm
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Description The Maryland General Assembly voted for Marvin Mandel to complete the term of Gov. Spiro Agnew as he left the Governor's Office to assume the Office of Vice President of the United States under President Richard Nixon.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/1966
NameSpiro Agnew Votes455,318 (49.50%)
Term01/25/1967 - 01/20/1971 Margin81,775 (+8.89%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1970
NameMarvin Mandel Votes639,579 (65.73%)
Term01/20/1971 - 01/15/1975 Margin325,243 (+33.42%)
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CANDIDATES
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Name St. Rep. Marvin Mandel Rep. Rogers Clark Ballard Morton St. Rep. Francis X. Gallagher St. Sen. William S. James  
PartyDemocratic Republican Democratic Democratic  
Uncertified Votes126 (70.00%) 26 (14.44%) 15 (8.33%) 13 (7.22%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -100 (-55.56%) -111 (-61.67%) -113 (-62.78%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $--  
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ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
D Paul Sarbanes [L]
D J. Joseph "Joe" Curran Jr. [L]
D Francis Preston Blair Lee III [L]
D Harry Hughes [L]
D Steny H. Hoyer [L]
D Goodloe Edgar Byron [L]
 

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