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Parents > United States > Nevada > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1962 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 06, 1962 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 1962 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 01, 1963 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1967 - 12:00pm
Turnout 33.98% Total Population
ContributorUser 13
Last ModifiedUser 13 March 15, 2004 01:26pm
Data SourcesNevada State Archives
Political History of Nevada
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1958
NameGrant Sawyer Votes50,864 (59.92%)
Term01/01/1959 - 01/01/1963 Margin16,839 (+19.84%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/1966
NamePaul D. Laxalt Votes71,807 (52.16%)
Term01/01/1967 - 01/01/1971 Margin5,937 (+4.31%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 04, 1962 NV Governor - D Primary Grant Sawyer D 49,335
Sep 04, 1962 NV Governor - R Primary Oran K. Gragson R 25,714
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Name (I) Gov. Grant Sawyer Mayor Oran K. Gragson  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
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Uncertified Votes64,784 (66.84%) 32,145 (33.16%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -32,639 (-33.67%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
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Entry Date 01/01/1962 01/01/1962  
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