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Parents > United States > Illinois > 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 14, 1929 - 12:00pm
Term End January 09, 1933 - 12:00pm
Turnout 46.45% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last Modifiedev May 20, 2007 01:10pm
Data SourcesIllinois Blue Book, 1929-1930 P. 853
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/1924
NameLennington H. "Len" Small Votes1,366,436 (56.72%)
Term01/12/1925 - 01/14/1929 Margin345,028 (+14.32%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1932
NameHenry Horner Votes1,930,330 (57.62%)
Term01/09/1933 - 01/04/1937 Margin566,287 (+16.90%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Apr 10, 1928 IL Governor-IR Primary Louis L. Emmerson
IR 90
Apr 10, 1928 IL Governor-D Primary Floyd E. Thompson
D 244,095
Apr 10, 1928 IL Governor-R Primary Louis L. Emmerson
R 1,663,319
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Name Secretary of State Louis L. Emmerson Supreme Court Justice Floyd E. Thompson George Koop William F. Kruse J.E. Procum  
PartyRepublican Democratic Socialist Workers (Communist) Socialist Labor  
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Certified Votes1,709,818 (56.76%) 1,284,897 (42.66%) 12,974 (0.43%) 3,153 (0.11%) 1,361 (0.05%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -424,921 (-14.11%) -1,696,844 (-56.33%) -1,706,665 (-56.66%) -1,708,457 (-56.72%)  
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