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OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1954 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 02, 1954 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 02, 1954 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 01, 1955 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1957 - 12:00pm
Turnout 34.32% Total Population
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Last Modified... July 13, 2004 02:39pm
Data SourcesThe Michigan Manual: [Link]
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1952
NameG. Mennen "Soapy" Williams Votes1,431,893 (49.96%)
Term01/01/1953 - 01/01/1955 Margin8,618 (+0.30%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1956
NameG. Mennen "Soapy" Williams Votes1,666,689 (54.65%)
Term01/01/1957 - 01/01/1959 Margin290,313 (+9.52%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 03, 1954 MI Governor- R Primary Donald S. Leonard
R 467,245NPA 19
MAP
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CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Gov. G. Mennen "Soapy" Williams Donald S. Leonard Earle Harold Munn Theos A. Grove Frank Lovell  
PartyDemocratic Republican Prohibition Socialist Labor Socialist Workers  
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Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)1,216,308 (55.62%) 963,300 (44.05%) 5,824 (0.27%) 980 (0.05%) 615 (0.03%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -253,008 (-11.57%) -1,210,484 (-55.35%) -1,215,328 (-55.57%) -1,215,693 (-55.59%)  
Estimated Final2,432,616 (55.62%) 1,926,600 (44.05%) 11,648 (0.27%) 1,960 (0.05%) 1,230 (0.03%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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