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  NC Lt. Governor
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Parents > United States > North Carolina > Lieutenant Governor
OfficeLieutenant Governor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1968 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 05, 1968 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 05, 1968 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1969 - 12:00pm
Term End January 05, 1973 - 12:00pm
Turnout 31.79% Total Population
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedRBH February 11, 2008 05:45pm
Data SourcesOfficial county returns in the State Archives
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1964
NameRobert W. "Bob" Scott Votes815,994 (60.77%)
Term01/08/1965 - 01/03/1969 Margin289,267 (+21.54%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1972
NameJames "Jim" Hunt Jr. Votes812,602 (56.69%)
Term01/05/1973 - 01/08/1977 Margin200,600 (+13.99%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 04, 1968 NC Lt. Governor - D Primary H. Patrick "Pat" Taylor Jr.
May 04, 1968 NC Lt. Governor - R Primary Don H. Garren
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Name Speaker of the House H. Patrick "Pat" Taylor Jr. St. Rep. Don H. Garren (W) Others  
PartyDemocratic Republican Other  
Certified Votes801,955 (55.36%) 646,643 (44.64%) 3 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -155,312 (-10.72%) -801,952 (-55.36%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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