Oregon gubernatorial election, 1974 Article

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Oregon gubernatorial election, 1974

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  Bob Straub.jpg Victor Atiyeh in 1986 (cropped).jpg
Nominee Robert W. Straub Victor G. Atiyeh
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 444,812 324,751
Percentage 57.7% 42.1%

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County results:

Straub:      50–60%      60–70%

Atiyeh:      50–60%      60–70%

Governor before election

Tom McCall
Republican

Elected Governor

Robert W. Straub
Democratic

The Oregon gubernatorial election of 1974 took place on November 5, 1974. Democratic nominee Robert W. Straub defeated Republican nominee Victor G. Atiyeh to win the election.

Candidates

Democratic

Republican

Election results

Oregon gubernatorial election, 1974 [1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Robert W. Straub 444,812 57.73%
Republican Victor G. Atiyeh 324,751 42.14%
write-ins 1,011 0.13%
Total votes 770,574 100.00%
Democratic gain from Republican

References

  1. ^ "OR Governor Race - Nov 2, 1974". Our Campaigns. Retrieved November 11, 2010.