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Parents > United States > New Hampshire > Governor
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, 1973 - 12:00pm
Turnout 30.15% Total Population
ContributorUser 13
Last ModifiedRBH September 14, 2009 06:31pm
Data SourcesPolitics in America, Edition IV
Congressional Quarterly
P. 139
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/1968
NameWalter Peterson Votes149,902 (52.53%)
Term01/01/1969 - 01/01/1971 Margin14,524 (+5.09%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1972
NameMeldrim "Mel" Thomson, Jr. Votes133,702 (41.38%)
Term01/01/1973 - 01/01/1975 Margin7,595 (+2.35%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 08, 1970 NH Governor - D Primary Roger J. Crowley
D 35,994
Sep 08, 1970 NH Governor - R Primary Walter Peterson
R 85,833
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Name (I) Gov. Walter Peterson Roger J. Crowley Meldrim "Mel" Thomson, Jr. (W) Scattering  
PartyRepublican Democratic American No Party Affiliation  
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Certified Votes102,298 (45.99%) 98,098 (44.10%) 22,033 (9.91%) 12 (0.01%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -4,200 (-1.89%) -80,265 (-36.08%) -102,286 (-45.98%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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