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Parents > United States > Michigan > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1954 - 04:00pm Central
Polls Open August 03, 1954 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close August 03, 1954 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 01, 1955 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1957 - 12:00pm
Turnout 7.33% Total Population
ContributorRMF
Last ModifiedRMF July 31, 2010 07:48pm
Data SourcesMichigan Manual, 1955-1956, pgs.383-385.
Description Term dates speculative.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1952
NameG. Mennen "Soapy" Williams Votes1,431,893 (49.96%)
Term01/01/1953 - 01/01/1955 Margin8,618 (+0.30%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1954
NameG. Mennen "Soapy" Williams Votes1,216,308 (55.61%)
Term01/01/1955 - 01/01/1957 Margin253,008 (+11.57%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceMI Governor 11/02/1954
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Name Donald S. Leonard Treasurer D. Hale Brake Secretary of State Owen J. Cleary Lt. Gov. Eugene C. Keyes Scattering  
PartyRepublican Republican Republican Republican No Party Affiliation  
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Certified Votes188,054 (40.25%) 112,797 (24.14%) 95,825 (20.51%) 70,569 (15.10%) 19 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -75,257 (-16.11%) -92,229 (-19.74%) -117,485 (-25.14%) -188,035 (-40.24%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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