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Parents > United States > Wisconsin > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1928 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 06, 1928 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 1928 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 07, 1929 - 12:00pm
Term End January 05, 1931 - 12:00pm
Turnout 37.58% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker July 25, 2005 11:06pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/1926
NameFred R. Zimmerman Votes350,927 (63.47%)
Term01/03/1927 - 01/07/1929 Margin274,420 (+49.63%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/1930
NamePhilip Fox La Follette Votes392,958 (64.76%)
Term01/05/1931 - 01/02/1933 Margin222,938 (+36.74%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 04, 1928 WI Governor - R Primary Walter Jodok Kohler, Sr.
R 514,065
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Name Walter Jodok Kohler, Sr. Ambassador Albert George Schmedeman Otto R. Hauser Adolph R. Bucknam Joseph Ehrhardt Alvar J. Hayes Others
PartyRepublican Democratic Socialist Prohibition Socialist Labor Workers (Communist) Other
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Uncertified Votes547,738 (55.38%) 394,368 (39.87%) 36,924 (3.73%) 6,477 (0.66%) 1,938 (0.20%) 1,420 (0.14%) 278 (0.03%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -153,370 (-15.51%) -510,814 (-51.64%) -541,261 (-54.72%) -545,800 (-55.18%) -546,318 (-55.23%) -547,460 (-55.35%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
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