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Parents > United States > Wisconsin > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 1958 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 04, 1958 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close November 04, 1958 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1959 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1961 - 12:00pm
Turnout 35.00% Total Population
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Last ModifiedAndy November 03, 2012 02:36am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/1956
NameVernon W. Thomson Votes808,273 (51.89%)
Term01/03/1957 - 01/03/1959 Margin58,852 (+3.78%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1960
NameGaylord A. Nelson Votes890,868 (51.55%)
Term01/16/1961 - 01/07/1963 Margin53,745 (+3.11%)
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Name Gaylord A. Nelson (I) Gov. Vernon W. Thomson Wayne Leverenz (W) Scattering  
PartyDemocratic Republican Socialist Workers Independent  
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Certified Votes644,296 (53.59%) 556,391 (46.28%) 1,485 (0.12%) 47 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -87,905 (-7.31%) -642,811 (-53.47%) -644,249 (-53.59%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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