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Parents > United States > Rhode Island > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1952 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 04, 1952 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 04, 1952 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 06, 1953 - 12:00pm
Term End January 06, 1955 - 12:00pm
Turnout 51.74% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker July 20, 2005 11:15pm
Data SourcesCongressional Quarterly Guide to U S Elections
American Governors and Gubernatorial Elections, 1775-1978 Glashan
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyDemocratic Won12/09/1950
NameJohn S. McKiernan Votes1 (100.00%)
Term12/09/1950 - 01/02/1951 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1954
NameDennis J. Roberts Votes189,595 (57.69%)
Term01/06/1955 - 01/06/1957 Margin52,464 (+15.96%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 24, 1952 RI Governor - D Primary
Dennis J. Roberts
D 38,973
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Name (I) Gov. Dennis J. Roberts Raoul Archambault, Jr.  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
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Uncertified Votes215,587 (52.62%) 194,102 (47.38%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -21,485 (-5.24%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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