1968 Vermont gubernatorial election Article

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Vermont gubernatorial election, 1968

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Nominee Deane C. Davis John J. Daley
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 89,387 71,656
Percentage 55.5% 44.5%

Governor before election

Philip H. Hoff
Democratic

Elected Governor

Deane C. Davis
Republican

The Vermont gubernatorial election of 1968 took place on November 5, 1968. Incumbent Democrat Philip H. Hoff did not run for re-election to another term as Governor of Vermont. Republican candidate Deane C. Davis defeated Democratic candidate John J. Daley to succeed him.

Democratic primary

Results

Democratic primary results [1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic John J. Daley 10,641 97.7
Democratic Other 256 2.3
Total votes 10,897 100

Republican primary

Results

Republican primary results [1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Deane C. Davis 36,719 62.7
Republican James L. Oakes 21,791 37.2
Republican Other 30 0.1
Total votes 58,540 100

General election

Results

Vermont gubernatorial election, 1968 [2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Deane C. Davis 89,387 55.5
Democratic John J. Daley 71,656 44.5
N/A Other 46 0.0
Total votes 161,089 100

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.