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OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 03, 1970 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 03, 1970 - 06:00pm Central
Term Start January 01, 1971 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1975 - 12:00pm
ContributorUser 13
Last ModifiedRBH March 22, 2021 08:07pm
Data SourcesPolitics in America, Edition IV
Congressional Quarterly
P. 134

County-level results from [Link]
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won01/22/1969
NameFrancis W. Sargent Votes1 (100.00%)
Term01/22/1969 - 01/07/1971 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1974
NameMichael S. Dukakis Votes992,284 (53.50%)
Term01/02/1975 - 01/04/1979 Margin207,931 (+11.21%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 15, 1970 MA Governor - D Primary
Kevin H. White
D 674,577
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Name (I) Gov. Francis W. Sargent Mayor Kevin H. White Henning A. Blomen John C. Hedges (W) Write-In  
PartyRepublican Democratic Socialist Labor Prohibition Nonpartisan  
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Certified Votes1,058,623 (56.67%) 799,269 (42.79%) 6,747 (0.36%) 3,189 (0.17%) 78 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -259,354 (-13.88%) -1,051,876 (-56.31%) -1,055,434 (-56.50%) -1,058,545 (-56.67%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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