Vermont gubernatorial election, 1958 Article

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Vermont gubernatorial election, 1958

←  1956 November 4, 1958 (1958-11-04) 1960 →
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Nominee Robert Stafford Bernard J. Leddy
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 62,222 61,503
Percentage 50.3% 49.7%

Governor before election

Joseph B. Johnson
Republican

Elected Governor

Robert Stafford
Republican

The Vermont gubernatorial election of 1958 took place on November 4, 1958. Incumbent Republican Joseph B. Johnson did not run for re-election to a third term as Governor of Vermont. Republican candidate Robert Stafford defeated Democratic candidate Bernard J. Leddy to succeed him.

Republican primary

Results

Republican primary results [1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Robert Stafford 43,547 99.9
Republican Other 36 0.1
Total votes 43,583 100

Democratic primary

Results

Democratic primary results [1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Bernard J. Leddy 6,347 99.8
Democratic Other 10 0.2
Total votes 6,357 100

General election

Results

Vermont gubernatorial election, 1958 [2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Robert Stafford 62,222 50.3
Democratic Bernard J. Leddy 61,503 49.7
N/A Other 3 0.0
Total votes 123,728 100

References

  1. ^ a b "Primary Election Results" (PDF). Office of the Vermont Secretary of State. Retrieved 31 December 2014.
  2. ^ "General Election Results - Governor - 1789-2012" (PDF). Office of the Vermont Secretary of State. Retrieved 31 December 2014.