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OfficeSecretary of State
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1956 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 06, 1956 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 1956 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1957 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1959 - 12:00pm
Turnout 41.90% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH March 13, 2019 03:11pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyRepublican Won11/02/1954
NamePaul R. Shanahan Votes328,905 (55.88%)
Term01/03/1955 - 01/03/1957 Margin81,756 (+13.89%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyRepublican Won11/04/1958
NamePaul R. Shanahan Votes329,462 (49.32%)
Term01/03/1959 - 01/03/1961 Margin16,518 (+2.47%)
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Name (I) Secretary of State Paul R. Shanahan Verne H. Aronhalt Love Joy Bennett  
PartyRepublican Democratic Prohibition  
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Certified Votes430,138 (53.88%) 350,649 (43.92%) 17,517 (2.19%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -79,489 (-9.96%) -412,621 (-51.69%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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Entry Date 06/01/1956 06/01/1956 06/01/1956  
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