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  OK Lt. Governor
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Parents > United States > Oklahoma > Lieutenant Governor
OfficeLieutenant Governor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline November 20, 1970 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 03, 1970 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 03, 1970 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 11, 1971 - 12:00pm
Term End January 13, 1975 - 12:00pm
Turnout 55.40% Registered 26.01% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH December 27, 2009 01:36am
Data Sources1979 Oklahoma Almanac, p. 605
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1966
NameGeorge P. Nigh Votes328,580 (51.50%)
Term01/09/1967 - 01/11/1971 Margin22,527 (+3.53%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1974
NameGeorge P. Nigh Votes545,686 (72.36%)
Term01/13/1975 - 01/08/1979 Margin337,241 (+44.72%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 25, 1970 OK Lt. Governor - D Primary George P. Nigh D 363,032
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Name (I) Lt. Gov. George P. Nigh Ralph G. Thompson Jack Davidson  
PartyDemocratic Republican American  
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Certified Votes382,249 (57.41%) 270,535 (40.63%) 12,993 (1.95%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -111,714 (-16.78%) -369,256 (-55.46%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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