Alaska gubernatorial election, 1962 Article

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Alaska gubernatorial election, 1962

←  1958 November 6, 1962 1966 →
  William A. Egan.jpg Mike Stepovich.png
Nominee Bill Egan Mike Stepovich
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 29,627 27,054
Percentage 52.3% 47.7%

Governor before election

Bill Egan
Democratic

Elected Governor

Bill Egan
Democratic

The 1962 Alaska gubernatorial election took place on November 6, 1962, for the post of Governor of Alaska. Incumbent Democratic governor Bill Egan was re-elected, defeating Republican challenger and former governor of Alaska Territory Mike Stepovich.

Results

1962 gubernatorial election, Alaska [1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Bill Egan ( inc.) 29,627 52.27%
Republican Mike Stepovich 27,054 47.73%
Majority 2,573 4.54%
Turnout 56,681
Democratic hold Swing

References

  1. ^ "1962 Gubernatorial General Election Results - Alaska" (PDF). Alaska Division of Elections. Archived (PDF) from the original on 2 September 2009. Retrieved 2009-08-31.