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OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 1970 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open May 19, 1970 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close May 19, 1970 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 04, 1971 - 12:00pm
Term End January 04, 1975 - 12:00pm
Turnout 8.95% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedMr. Matt March 11, 2012 01:35pm
Data SourcesThe Pennsylvania Manual 1970-1 vol., p. 656
TPM's official results lists Shapp's votes under Raymond Broderick's column, newspaper articles about the certification verify this error
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/1966
NameRaymond P. Shafer Votes2,110,349 (52.10%)
Term01/20/1967 - 01/20/1971 Margin241,630 (+5.97%)
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%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RacePA Governor 11/03/1970
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Name Milton J. Shapp Auditor Robert P. Casey Sr. Harvey F. Johnston Samuel G. Neff Walter J. Tray Edward P. Lavelle  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic  
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Certified Votes519,161 (49.15%) 480,944 (45.53%) 33,427 (3.17%) 8,957 (0.85%) 8,252 (0.78%) 5,557 (0.53%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -38,217 (-3.62%) -485,734 (-45.98%) -510,204 (-48.30%) -510,909 (-48.37%) -513,604 (-48.62%)  
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