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Parents > United States > Minnesota > President
Parent RaceUS President National Vote
OfficePresident
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1956 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 06, 1956 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 1956 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 20, 1957 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1961 - 12:00pm
Turnout 44.93% Total Population
ContributorThe Oncoming Storm
Last ModifiedMr. Matt October 07, 2011 08:12pm
Data SourcesThe Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1965-1966. Minnesota Secretary of State. n.d., 397.
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/1952
NameDwight David Eisenhower Votes763,211 (55.33%)
Term01/20/1953 - 01/20/1957 Margin154,753 (+11.22%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1960
NameJohn Fitzgerald Kennedy Votes779,933 (50.58%)
Term01/20/1961 - 01/20/1965 Margin22,018 (+1.43%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Mar 20, 1956 MN US President - R Primary
Dwight David Eisenhower
R 201,371
Mar 20, 1956 MN US President - D Primary
C. Estes Kefauver
D 432,656
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Name (I) President Dwight David Eisenhower Gov. Adlai E. Stevenson II Eric Hass Party Leader Farrell Dobbs  
PartyRepublican Democratic Industrial Government Socialist Workers  
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Uncertified Votes719,302 (53.68%) 617,525 (46.08%) 2,080 (0.16%) 1,098 (0.08%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -101,777 (-7.60%) -717,222 (-53.52%) -718,204 (-53.60%)  
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