Vermont gubernatorial election, 1966 Article

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Vermont gubernatorial election, 1966

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  Philip H. Hoff for Vermont Governor poster 1962 (cropped).jpeg Richard A Snelling.jpg
Nominee Philip H. Hoff Richard A. Snelling
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 78,669 57,577
Percentage 57.7% 42.3%

Governor before election

Philip H. Hoff
Democratic

Elected Governor

Philip H. Hoff
Democratic

The Vermont gubernatorial election of 1966 took place on November 8, 1966. Incumbent Democrat Philip H. Hoff ran successfully for re-election to a third term as Governor of Vermont, defeating Republican candidate Richard A. Snelling.

Democratic primary

Results

Democratic primary results [1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Philip H. Hoff ( inc.) 11,777 99.8
Democratic Other 28 0.2
Total votes 11,805 100

Republican primary

Results

Republican primary results [1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Richard A. Snelling 22,069 59.0
Republican Thomas L. Hayes 15,286 40.9
Republican Other 58 0.1
Total votes 37,413 100

General election

Results

Vermont gubernatorial election, 1966 [2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Philip H. Hoff ( inc.) 78,669 57.7
Republican Richard A. Snelling 57,577 42.3
N/A Other 16 0.0
Total votes 136,262 100

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.