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Parents > United States > Virginia > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 02, 1965 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 02, 1965 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 16, 1966 - 12:00pm
Term End January 17, 1970 - 12:00pm
Turnout 14.19% Total Population
ContributorChase McFadden
Last ModifiedRBH December 09, 2008 02:44pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1961
NameAlbert Sydney Harrison, Jr. Votes251,861 (63.85%)
Term01/20/1962 - 01/20/1966 Margin109,294 (+27.71%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/1969
NameA. Linwood Holton Jr. Votes480,869 (52.51%)
Term01/17/1970 - 01/12/1974 Margin65,174 (+7.12%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
MAP
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KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Leaning Call: 0 (0.00%)
Weighted Call: 0 (0.00%)

CANDIDATES
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Name Lt. Gov. Mills Edwin Godwin, Jr. A. Linwood Holton Jr. William J. Story Jr. George Lincoln Rockwell (W) Others  
PartyDemocratic Republican Virginia Conservative Independent Independent  
Certified Votes269,526 (47.89%) 212,207 (37.71%) 75,307 (13.38%) 5,730 (1.02%) 19 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -57,319 (-10.18%) -194,219 (-34.51%) -263,796 (-46.87%) -269,507 (-47.89%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand 0/0 $218,166.00 0/0 $79,164.00 0/0 $46,687.00 $-- $--  
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