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Parents > United States > Illinois > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1944 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 07, 1944 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 07, 1944 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 08, 1945 - 12:00pm
Term End January 10, 1949 - 12:00pm
Turnout 50.23% Total Population
ContributorCOSDem
Last Modifiedev December 13, 2008 12:36am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/1940
NameDwight H. Green Votes2,197,778 (52.93%)
Term01/13/1941 - 01/08/1945 Margin256,945 (+6.19%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1948
NameAdlai E. Stevenson II Votes2,250,074 (57.10%)
Term01/10/1949 - 01/12/1953 Margin572,067 (+14.52%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Apr 11, 1944 IL Governor-D Primary Thomas J. Courtney
D 531,135
Apr 11, 1944 IL Governor-R Primary Dwight H. Green
R 721,117
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Name (I) Gov. Dwight H. Green State's Attorney Thomas J. Courtney Charles Storm Willis R. Wilson  
PartyRepublican Democratic Socialist Labor Prohibition  
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Uncertified Votes2,013,270 (50.75%) 1,940,999 (48.93%) 6,906 (0.17%) 5,590 (0.14%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -72,271 (-1.82%) -2,006,364 (-50.58%) -2,007,680 (-50.61%)  
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