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Parents > United States > Minnesota > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1998 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 03, 1998 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 03, 1998 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 04, 1999 - 12:00pm
Term End January 06, 2003 - 12:00pm
Turnout 47.81% Total Population
ContributorThe Oncoming Storm
Last ModifiedThe Oncoming Storm May 01, 2004 12:55pm
Data SourcesMinnesota Secretary of State at [Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/1994
NameArne H. Carlson Votes1,094,165 (63.34%)
Term01/03/1995 - 01/03/1999 Margin504,821 (+29.22%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyMN Independence Won02/01/2000
NameJesse Ventura Votes1 (100.00%)
Term02/01/2000 - 01/03/2003 Margin1 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 15, 1998 MN Governor - R Primary Norm Coleman R 140,124
Sep 15, 1998 MN Governor - DFL Primary Hubert "Skip" Humphrey III DFL 494,069
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05/30/1998 10/30/1998

CANDIDATES
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Name Mayor Jesse Ventura Mayor Norm Coleman Attorney General Hubert "Skip" Humphrey III Ken Pentel Frank Germann T. Christopher Wright Fancy Ray McCloney
PartyReform Republican Democratic-Farmer-Labor Green Libertarian Grassroots People's Champion
Campaign Logo
Uncertified Votes773,713 (36.99%) 717,350 (34.29%) 587,528 (28.09%) 7,034 (0.34%) 1,932 (0.09%) 1,727 (0.08%) 919 (0.04%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -56,363 (-2.69%) -186,185 (-8.90%) -766,679 (-36.65%) -771,781 (-36.90%) -771,986 (-36.91%) -772,794 (-36.94%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand 12/1 $626,067.00 12/1 $2,168,363.00 12/1 $2,125,465.00 12/1 $18,948.00 12/1 $1,825.00 $-- $--
Website [Website] [Website]
Entry Date -- -- -- -- -- -- --
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MATCHUP POLLS (6 from 4 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg31.27%-- 32.64%-- 28.94%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--
Star Tribune 
10/27/98-10/30/98
27.00% -- 30.00% -- 35.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Saint Cloud University 
10/18/98-10/29/98
27.00% -- 30.00% -- 32.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Unknown 
10/27/98-10/27/98
21.00% -- 34.00% -- 35.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
10/10/98-10/13/98
15.00% 2.0 31.00% 2.0 44.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
08/28/98-08/30/98
13.00% 6.0 29.00% 1.0 43.00% 3.0 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
05/30/98-06/01/98
7.00% -- 30.00% -- 46.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
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MORE CANDIDATES
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Name Thomas A. Fiske (W) Others  
PartySocialist Workers Other  
Campaign Logo  
Uncertified Votes787 (0.04%) 776 (0.04%)  
Margin-772,926 (-36.95%) -772,937 (-36.95%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website  
Entry Date -- --  
MATCHUP POLLS (6 from 4 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.00%-- 0.00%--  
Star Tribune 
10/27/98-10/30/98
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Saint Cloud University 
10/18/98-10/29/98
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Unknown 
10/27/98-10/27/98
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
10/10/98-10/13/98
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
08/28/98-08/30/98
0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
05/30/98-06/01/98
0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 


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