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OfficeAttorney General
Type General Election
Filing Deadline July 01, 1892 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 08, 1892 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close November 08, 1892 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1893 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1895 - 12:00pm
Turnout 21.80% Total Population
ContributorBrentinCO
Last ModifiedBrentinCO July 30, 2018 11:15pm
Data SourcesDILL, R. G. (2015). POLITICAL CAMPAIGNS OF COLORADO: With complete tabulated statements of the official vote (Google Books). Page 204

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Description Not only did the Populist Party win the Colorado Governorship in 1892, they also won the Attorney General’s Office. Populist candidate Eugene Engley defeated Republican Charles Libby by a vote of 41,943 to 38,180. In fact, Engley was the nominee of four political parties.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1890
NameJoseph H. Maupin Votes38,661 (49.90%)
Term01/03/1891 - 01/03/1893 Margin986 (+1.27%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/1894
NameByron L. Carr Votes90,262 (51.10%)
Term01/03/1895 - 01/03/1897 Margin17,256 (+9.77%)
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Name Eugene Engley Charles Libby H.N. Zook John C. Horn  
PartyPeople's Party (Populist) Republican Democratic Prohibition  
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Certified Votes41,943 (46.68%) 38,180 (42.49%) 8,135 (9.05%) 1,600 (1.78%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -3,763 (-4.19%) -33,808 (-37.62%) -40,343 (-44.90%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $--  
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Entry Date 07/01/1892 07/01/1892 07/01/1892 07/01/1892  
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