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OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 05:00pm Central
Polls Open November 06, 1956 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 1956 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 01, 1957 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1959 - 12:00pm
Turnout 45.94% Total Population
ContributorSome say...
Last ModifiedSome say... January 24, 2005 06:06pm
Data SourcesAmerica Votes, Vol 24, Scammon, p. 171
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/21/1954
NameLeo Elthon Votes1 (100.00%)
Term11/21/1954 - 01/13/1955 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1958
NameHerschel C. Loveless Votes465,024 (54.13%)
Term01/01/1959 - 01/01/1961 Margin70,953 (+8.26%)
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Name Herschel C. Loveless (I) Gov. Leo A. Hoegh  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
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Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)616,852 (51.22%) 587,383 (48.78%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -29,469 (-2.45%)  
Estimated Final1,233,704 (51.22%) 1,174,766 (48.78%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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