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OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline April 07, 1957 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 05, 1957 - 05:00am Central
Polls Close November 05, 1957 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 21, 1958 - 12:00pm
Term End January 16, 1962 - 12:00pm
Turnout 41.74% Total Population
Contributor*crickets chirp*
Last ModifiedMr. Matt August 29, 2011 06:32pm
Data SourcesNJ Secretary of State - Results of the General Election 1931-72
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1953
NameRobert B. Meyner Votes962,710 (53.16%)
Term01/19/1954 - 01/21/1958 Margin153,642 (+8.48%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1961
NameRichard J. Hughes Votes1,084,194 (50.37%)
Term01/01/1962 - 01/01/1966 Margin34,920 (+1.62%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Apr 16, 1957 NJ Governor - R Primary Malcolm Stevenson Forbes, Sr.
R 340,027
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Name (I) Gov. Robert B. Meyner St. Sen. Malcolm Stevenson Forbes, Sr. Albert Ronis Henry J. Krajewski Winifred O. Perry Anthony D. Scipio  
PartyDemocratic Republican Socialist Labor American Third Conservative American  
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Certified Votes1,101,130 (54.55%) 897,321 (44.46%) 6,306 (0.31%) 6,256 (0.31%) 5,949 (0.30%) 1,526 (0.08%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -203,809 (-10.10%) -1,094,824 (-54.24%) -1,094,874 (-54.24%) -1,095,181 (-54.26%) -1,099,604 (-54.48%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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Entry Date 01/01/1957 01/01/1957 -- -- -- --  
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