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  MI Governor
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Parents > United States > Michigan > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1960 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 08, 1960 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 08, 1960 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 01, 1961 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1963 - 12:00pm
Turnout 41.62% Total Population
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Last ModifiedRBH January 28, 2008 07:18pm
Data SourcesThe Michigan Manual: [Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1958
NameG. Mennen "Soapy" Williams Votes1,225,533 (53.00%)
Term01/01/1959 - 01/01/1961 Margin147,444 (+6.38%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/1962
NameGeorge W. Romney Votes1,420,086 (51.36%)
Term01/03/1963 - 01/03/1965 Margin80,573 (+2.91%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 02, 1960 MI Governor- D Primary John B. Swainson
D 540,724NPA 19
MAP
United States 1959 - MAP

CANDIDATES
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Name Lt. Gov. John B. Swainson Paul Douglas Bagwell Robert Himmel, Jr. Delmar D. Gibbons F.J. Toohey Theos A. Grove R. Roy Pursell
PartyDemocratic Republican Socialist Workers Prohibition Tax Cut Socialist Labor Independent American
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Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)1,643,634 (50.48%) 1,602,022 (49.20%) 3,387 (0.10%) 2,183 (0.07%) 1,899 (0.06%) 1,479 (0.05%) 1,354 (0.04%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -41,612 (-1.28%) -1,640,247 (-50.38%) -1,641,451 (-50.41%) -1,641,735 (-50.42%) -1,642,155 (-50.43%) -1,642,280 (-50.44%)
Estimated Final3,287,268 (50.48%) 3,204,044 (49.20%) 6,774 (0.10%) 4,366 (0.07%) 3,798 (0.06%) 2,958 (0.05%) 2,708 (0.04%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
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MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
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MORE CANDIDATES
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Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)33 (0.00%)  
Margin-1,643,601 (-50.48%)  
Estimated Final66 (0.00%)  
Predict Avg.0.00%  
Cash On Hand $--  
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