Vermont gubernatorial election, 1982 Article

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Vermont gubernatorial election, 1982

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Nominee Richard A. Snelling Madeleine M. Kunin
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 93,111 74,394
Percentage 55.0% 44.0%

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County results

Governor before election

Richard A. Snelling
Republican

Elected Governor

Richard A. Snelling
Republican

The Vermont gubernatorial election of 1982 took place on November 2, 1982. Incumbent Republican Richard A. Snelling ran successfully for a fourth term as Governor of Vermont, defeating Democratic candidate Madeleine M. Kunin.

Republican primary

Results

Republican primary results [1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Richard A. Snelling ( inc.) 47,872 96.4
Republican Other 1,765 3.6
Total votes 49,637 100

Democratic primary

Results

Democratic primary results [1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Madeleine M. Kunin 16,002 90.7
Democratic Clifford Thompson 1,433 8.1
Democratic Other 210 1.2
Total votes 17,645 100

Liberty Union primary

Results

Liberty Union primary results [1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberty Union Richard F. Gottlieb 184 97.4
Liberty Union Other 5 2.6
Total votes 189 100

Citizens primary

Results

Citizens primary results [1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Citizens Scattering 70 100.0
Total votes 70 100

General election

Results

Vermont gubernatorial election, 1982 [2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Richard A. Snelling ( inc.) 93,111 55.0
Democratic Madeleine M. Kunin 74,394 44.0
Liberty Union Richard F. Gottlieb 850 0.5
Libertarian John L. Buttolph, III 801 0.5
N/A Other 95 0.0
Total votes 169,251 100

References

  1. ^ a b c d "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.