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OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1970 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 03, 1970 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 03, 1970 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 01, 1971 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1975 - 12:00pm
Turnout 35.71% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedRBH July 07, 2009 12:05am
Data SourcesAmerican State Governors, 1776-1976 v1 Joseph and Jessamine Kallenbach
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1966
NameJohn N. Dempsey Votes561,599 (55.68%)
Term01/01/1967 - 01/01/1971 Margin115,063 (+11.41%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1974
NameElla T. Grasso Votes643,499 (58.35%)
Term01/01/1975 - 01/01/1979 Margin203,330 (+18.44%)
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Name Rep. Thomas Joseph Meskill Rep. Emilio Q. Daddario (W) Scattering  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes582,160 (53.76%) 500,561 (46.23%) 76 (0.01%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -81,599 (-7.54%) -582,084 (-53.76%)  
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