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  US Vice President - Appointment
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OfficeVice President
Type Appointment
Filing Deadline December 19, 1974 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open December 19, 1974 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close December 19, 1974 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start December 19, 1974 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1977 - 12:00pm
ContributorU Ole Polecat
Last ModifiedRBH October 30, 2017 01:19am
Data SourcesNew York Times 12/11,19/1974
Description Appointed to Office by President Ford.

Vote in the Senate (12/10/74): Confirm 90 (52 Democrats, 36 Republicans, 1 Independent, 1 Conservative), Reject 7 (4 Democrats/3 Republicans).

Vote in the House (12/19/74): Confirm 287 (134 Democrats and 153 Republicans), Reject 128 (98 Democrats and 30 Republicans).

Rockefeller was inaugurated after the House vote on December 19th.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won12/06/1973
NameGerald R. Ford Votes479 (92.65%)
Term12/06/1973 - 08/09/1974 Margin441 (+85.30%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1976
NameWalter F. "Fritz" Mondale Votes297 (55.20%)
Term01/20/1977 - 01/20/1981 Margin56 (+10.41%)
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Name Gov. Nelson A. Rockefeller Reject  
PartyRepublican No Party Affiliation  
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Certified Votes377 (73.63%) 135 (26.37%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -242 (-47.27%)  
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