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OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline February 07, 1966 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 08, 1966 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close November 08, 1966 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 20, 1967 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1971 - 12:00pm
Turnout 35.79% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedScottĀ³ December 06, 2011 05:27pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/1962
NameWilliam W. Scranton Votes2,424,918 (55.39%)
Term01/20/1963 - 01/20/1967 Margin486,291 (+11.11%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1970
NameMilton J. Shapp Votes2,043,029 (55.22%)
Term01/20/1971 - 01/20/1975 Margin500,175 (+13.52%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 17, 1966 PA Governor- D Primary Milton J. Shapp D 1,117,746
May 17, 1966 PA Governor- R Primary Raymond P. Shafer R 1,071,284
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Name Lt. Gov. Raymond P. Shafer Milton J. Shapp Edward S. Swartz George S. Taylor  
PartyRepublican Democratic Constitutional Socialist Labor  
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Certified Votes2,110,349 (52.10%) 1,868,719 (46.13%) 57,073 (1.41%) 14,527 (0.36%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -241,630 (-5.97%) -2,053,276 (-50.69%) -2,095,822 (-51.74%)  
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