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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline February 07, 1946 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 05, 1946 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close November 05, 1946 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 20, 1947 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1951 - 12:00pm
Turnout 31.55% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedMagical Horse March 04, 2011 01:37pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1942
NameEdward Martin Votes1,367,531 (53.67%)
Term01/20/1943 - 01/20/1947 Margin217,634 (+8.54%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1950
NameJohn S. Fine Votes1,796,119 (50.74%)
Term01/20/1951 - 01/20/1955 Margin85,764 (+2.42%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 21, 1946 PA Governor - D Primary John S. Rice D 386,841
May 21, 1946 PA Governor - R Primary James H. "Jim" Duff R 942,199
May 21, 1946 PA Governor - Prb Primary James A. W. Killip PRB 1,012
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Name James H. "Jim" Duff John S. Rice Party Leader James A. W. Killip George S. Taylor  
PartyRepublican Democratic Prohibition Socialist Labor  
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Uncertified Votes1,828,462 (58.53%) 1,270,947 (40.68%) 13,838 (0.44%) 10,747 (0.34%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -557,515 (-17.85%) -1,814,624 (-58.09%) -1,817,715 (-58.19%)  
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