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Parents > United States > Arkansas > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1968 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 05, 1968 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 05, 1968 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 14, 1969 - 12:00pm
Term End January 12, 1971 - 12:00pm
Turnout 34.46% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedSteve Boudreaux May 26, 2010 12:30pm
Data SourcesCongressional Quarterly Guide to U S Elections
American Governors and Gubernatorial Elections, 1775-1978 Glashan
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/1966
NameWinthrop Rockefeller Votes306,324 (54.36%)
Term01/10/1967 - 01/12/1969 Margin49,121 (+8.72%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1970
NameDale Bumpers Votes375,648 (61.66%)
Term01/12/1971 - 01/09/1973 Margin178,230 (+29.26%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jul 30, 1968 AR Governor - D Primary Marion Crank
D 414,877
Jul 30, 1968 AR Governor - R Primary Winthrop Rockefeller
R 29,245
Aug 13, 1968 AR Governor - D Runoff Marion Crank
D 339,967
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Name (I) Gov. Winthrop Rockefeller Marion Crank  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes322,782 (52.43%) 292,813 (47.57%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -29,969 (-4.87%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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