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OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 08, 1960 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 08, 1960 - 06:00pm Central
Term Start January 01, 1961 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1963 - 12:00pm
Turnout 97.27% Registered 46.95% Total Population
ContributorSome say...
Last ModifiedRBH April 08, 2017 03:15am
Data SourcesAmerica Votes, Vol 24, Scammon, p. 216
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1958
NameFoster Furcolo Votes1,067,020 (56.19%)
Term01/01/1959 - 01/01/1961 Margin248,557 (+13.09%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1962
NameEndicott Peabody Votes1,052,322 (49.92%)
Term01/01/1963 - 01/01/1965 Margin4,431 (+0.21%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 13, 1960 MA Governor - D Primary Joseph D. Ward D 598,291
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Name John A. Volpe Secretary of State Joseph D. Ward Henning A. Blomen Guy S. Williams (W) Scattering  
PartyRepublican Democratic Socialist Labor Prohibition  
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Certified Votes1,269,295 (52.51%) 1,130,810 (46.78%) 9,474 (0.39%) 7,396 (0.31%) 158 (0.01%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -138,485 (-5.73%) -1,259,821 (-52.12%) -1,261,899 (-52.21%) -1,269,137 (-52.51%)  
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