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  NM Governor - D Primary
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Parents > United States > New Mexico > Governor
OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open May 10, 1960 - 08:00am Central
Polls Close May 10, 1960 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1961 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1963 - 12:00pm
Turnout 13.02% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH February 22, 2012 01:34pm
Data SourcesAmerica Votes 4:270
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1958
NameJohn Burroughs Votes103,481 (50.47%)
Term01/03/1959 - 01/03/1961 Margin1,914 (+0.93%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/1960
NameEdwin L. Mechem Votes153,765 (50.33%)
Term01/01/1961 - 11/30/1962 Margin1,988 (+0.65%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceNM Governor 11/08/1960
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Name (I) Gov. John Burroughs Joseph A. Bursey Thomas E. Holland  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic  
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Certified Votes66,541 (53.75%) 48,841 (39.45%) 8,413 (6.80%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -17,700 (-14.30%) -58,128 (-46.96%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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