Home About Chat Users Issues Party Candidates Polling Firms Media News Polls Calendar Key Races United States President Senate House Governors International

New User Account
"A comprehensive, collaborative elections resource." 
Email: Password:

  MA Governor
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Massachusetts > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1990 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 06, 1990 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 1990 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1991 - 12:00pm
Term End January 05, 1995 - 12:00pm
Contributor*crickets chirp*
Last ModifiedRBH February 05, 2021 02:53pm
Data SourcesPublic Document No. 43; 1990.
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1986
NameMichael S. Dukakis Votes1,157,786 (68.75%)
Term01/08/1987 - 01/03/1991 Margin632,422 (+37.55%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/1994
NameWilliam F. "Bill" Weld Votes1,533,390 (70.87%)
Term01/05/1995 - 07/28/1997 Margin921,740 (+42.60%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 02, 1990 MA Governor - D Convention
Francis X. Bellotti
D 9,950
Sep 18, 1990 MA Governor - R Primary
William F. "Bill" Weld
R 446,922
Sep 19, 1990 MA Governor - D Primary
John Silber
D 1,052,432
MAP

Curve
Embed Code Data

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name US Attorney William F. "Bill" Weld John Silber Leonard Umina (W) Others (W) Dorothy Stevens  
PartyRepublican Democratic Independent High Tech Independent Independent  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes 1,175,817 (50.19%) 1,099,878 (46.95%) 62,703 (2.68%) 3,657 (0.16%) 872 (0.04%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -75,939 (-3.24%) -1,113,114 (-47.51%) -1,172,160 (-50.03%) -1,174,945 (-50.15%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand 12/1 $1,088,192.00 12/1 $1,282,810.00 12/1 $4,209.00 $-- $--  
Website  
Entry Date -- -- -- -- --  
Bar
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 


EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Nov 08, 1990 11:00pm News The 1990 Elections: State by State: Massachusetts  Article Craverguy 
Nov 05, 1990 11:00pm Profile Governorship Would Give Silber a Bigger Voice  Article Craverguy 
Nov 04, 1990 11:00pm Profile Weld Hopes Personality (His Opponent's) Will Help Him in Massachusetts  Article Craverguy 
Nov 01, 1990 11:00pm Analysis Politics of Rage Dominate Contest in Massachusetts  Article Craverguy 
Nov 01, 1990 11:00pm Analysis Silber Grabs Attention But Not All the Backing  Article Craverguy 
Oct 09, 1990 11:00pm Profile For a Political Neophyte, the Preacher's Approach  Article Craverguy 

DISCUSSION