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Parents > United States > Rhode Island > 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 07, 1969 - 12:00pm
Term End January 02, 1971 - 12:00pm
Turnout 44.65% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker July 20, 2005 04:27pm
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
NameJohn H. Chafee Votes210,202 (63.30%)
Term01/07/1967 - 01/07/1969 Margin88,340 (+26.60%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1970
NameFrank Licht Votes173,420 (50.07%)
Term01/03/1971 - 01/03/1973 Margin1,871 (+0.54%)
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Name Frank Licht (I) Gov. John H. Chafee (W) Others  
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Uncertified Votes195,766 (51.02%) 187,958 (48.98%) 1 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -7,808 (-2.03%) -195,765 (-51.02%)  
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