1962 Minnesota lieutenant gubernatorial election

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Minnesota lieutenant gubernatorial election, 1962

← 1960 November 6, 1962 1966 →
 
Nominee Sandy Keith C. Donald Peterson
Party DFL Republican
Popular vote 613,650 608,951
Percentage 50.19% 49.81%

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County Results


Keith:      50-60%      60-70%
Peterson:      50-60%      60-70%



Lieutenant Governor before election

Karl Rolvaag
DFL

Elected Lieutenant Governor

Sandy Keith
DFL

The 1962 Minnesota lieutenant gubernatorial election took place on November 6, 1962. Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party candidate Sandy Keith defeated Republican Party of Minnesota challenger C. Donald Peterson.

Results[edit]

1962 Lieutenant Gubernatorial Election, Minnesota
Party Candidate Votes % ±
DFL Sandy Keith 613,650 50.19% -4.88%
Republican C. Donald Peterson 608,951 49.81% +4.88%
Majority 4,699 0.38%
Turnout 1,222,601
DFL hold Swing

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