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Parents > United States > Washington > Attorney General
OfficeAttorney General
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 05, 1968 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 05, 1968 - 12:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1969 - 01:00pm
Term End January 03, 1973 - 12:00pm
Turnout 41.98% Total Population
ContributorRalphie
Last ModifiedRalphie March 24, 2006 01:23am
Data Sources1968 general election abstract, Washington State Archives
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1964
NameJohn J. O'Connell Votes790,692 (68.12%)
Term01/03/1965 - 01/03/1969 Margin420,704 (+36.25%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1972
NameT. Slade Gorton III Votes771,408 (54.33%)
Term01/03/1973 - 01/03/1977 Margin123,069 (+8.67%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 17, 1968 WA Attorney General - Blanket Primary
T. Slade Gorton III
D 412,307R 241,818
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Name Majority Leader T. Slade Gorton III John G. McCutcheon  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes601,594 (50.22%) 596,226 (49.78%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -5,368 (-0.45%)  
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