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  Commissioner of Insurance - History
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Established March 06, 1899
Disbanded Still Active
Last ModifiedChronicler December 16, 2006 12:26pm
DescriptionOriginally, the Commissioner of Insurance was elected by the legislature when the governor was a Republican and by the Governor if he were a Democrat. The position became elected by the people beginning with the election of 1908.

RACES [Show Primaries]
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Date Type Results
Nov 03, 2020 General Election
 G. Wayne Goodwin
0
0.00%
 Mike Causey(I)
0
0.00%
Nov 08, 2016 General Election
 Mike Causey
2,270,841
50.40%
 G. Wayne Goodwin(I)
2,234,953
49.60%
Nov 06, 2012 General Election
 G. Wayne Goodwin(I)
2,226,344
51.86%
 Mike Causey
2,066,601
48.14%
Nov 04, 2008 General Election
 G. Wayne Goodwin
2,106,870
51.57%
 John H. Odom
1,822,452
44.61%
 Mark McMains
153,517
3.76%
  Write-In (W)
2,358
0.06%
 Nathaniel Cooper (W)
0
0.00%
Nov 02, 2004 General Election
 James E. "Jim" Long(I)
1,934,076
57.64%
 C. Robert Brawley
1,421,398
42.36%
Nov 07, 2000 General Election
 James E. "Jim" Long(I)
1,590,139
56.53%
 Mike Causey
1,222,527
43.47%
Nov 05, 1996 General Election
 James E. "Jim" Long(I)
1,388,894
56.74%
 Mike Causey
1,010,782
41.29%
 Sean Haugh
26,258
1.07%
 Stephen Wolfe
21,939
0.90%
Nov 03, 1992 General Election
 James E. "Jim" Long(I)
1,333,273
56.50%
 Mike Causey
1,026,448
43.50%
Nov 08, 1988 General Election
 James E. "Jim" Long(I)
1,151,049
57.11%
 Herman L. "Pete" Rednour
864,459
42.89%
Nov 06, 1984 General Election
 James E. "Jim" Long
1,103,587
54.14%
 Richard T. Morgan
934,902
45.86%
Nov 04, 1980 General Election
 John R. Ingram(I)
1,007,012
58.50%
 Edwin W. Tenney Jr.
714,308
41.50%
Nov 02, 1976 General Election
 John R. Ingram(I)
1,048,527
67.31%
 Edwin W. Tenney Jr.
500,222
32.11%
Nov 07, 1972 General Election
 John R. Ingram
771,846
56.92%
 Leonard W. Douglass
573,129
42.27%
 Michael Murphy
11,055
0.82%
Nov 05, 1968 General Election
 Edwin S. Lanier(I)
794,081
55.93%
 Everette L. "Pete" Peterson
625,592
44.07%
Nov 03, 1964 General Election
 Edwin S. Lanier(I)
804,459
61.61%
 John C. Clifford Jr.
501,349
38.39%
Nov 06, 1962 Special Election
 Edwin S. Lanier(I)
478,938
59.83%
 Claude E. Billings Jr.
321,511
40.17%
Jul 04, 1962 Appointment
 Edwin S. Lanier
1
100.00%
Nov 08, 1960 General Election
 Charles F. Gold Jr.(I)
788,339
61.13%
 Julian E. Cameron
501,262
38.87%
Nov 06, 1956 General Election
 Charles F. Gold Jr.(I)
731,385
66.59%
 David W. Lee
366,895
33.41%
Nov 02, 1954 Special Election
 Charles F. Gold Jr.(I)
404,338
66.71%
 Frederick G. Frick
201,747
33.29%
Oct 15, 1953 Appointment
 Charles F. Gold Jr.
1
100.00%
Nov 04, 1952 General Election
 Waldo C. Cheek(I)
780,417
67.78%
 John T. Day
371,028
32.22%
Nov 07, 1950 Special Election
 Waldo C. Cheek(I)
100
100.00%
Jun 13, 1949 Appointment
 Waldo C. Cheek
1
100.00%
Nov 02, 1948 General Election
 William P. Hodges(I)
538,653
72.23%
 Deems H. Clifton
207,092
27.77%
Nov 07, 1944 General Election
 William P. Hodges(I)
519,754
69.78%
 Halsey B. Leavitt
225,118
30.22%
Sep 08, 1942 Appointment
 William P. Hodges
1
100.00%
Nov 05, 1940 General Election
 Daniel C. Boney(I)
598,349
75.69%
 John L. Phelps
192,167
24.31%
Nov 03, 1936 General Election
 Daniel C. Boney(I)
559,512
71.08%
 Herbert F. "Chub" Seawell Jr.
227,652
28.92%
Nov 08, 1932 General Election
 Daniel C. Boney(I)
493,918
70.62%
 William H. Grogan Jr.
205,470
29.38%
Nov 06, 1928 General Election
 Daniel C. Boney(I)
360,750
55.55%
 Alfred E. Hampton
288,628
44.45%
Nov 15, 1927 Appointment
 Daniel C. Boney
1
100.00%
Nov 04, 1924 General Election
 Stacey W. Wade(I)
295,185
61.53%
 James W. Stanton
184,546
38.47%
Nov 02, 1920 General Election
 Stacey W. Wade
310,443
57.63%
 George W. Stanton Jr.
228,063
42.34%
 H.L. Lowder
164
0.03%
Nov 07, 1916 General Election
 James R. Young(I)
166,903
58.19%
 John W. Harden Jr.
119,624
41.71%
 Thaddeus C. Westall
300
0.10%
Nov 05, 1912 General Election
 James R. Young(I)
149,622
61.48%
 Clyde E. Eby
51,050
20.98%
 James H. Cook
42,392
17.42%
 R.H. Lane
300
0.12%
Nov 03, 1908 General Election
 James R. Young(I)
145,069
57.30%
 John B. Norris
107,791
42.58%
 Robert J. Morton
315
0.12%

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