1962 Nevada gubernatorial election

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Nevada gubernatorial election, 1962

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Nominee Grant Sawyer Oran K. Gragson
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 64,784 32,145
Percentage 66.84% 33.16%

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County results

Governor before election

Grant Sawyer
Democratic

Elected Governor

Grant Sawyer
Democratic

The Nevada gubernatorial election of 1962 occurred on November 6, 1962. Incumbent Democrat Grant Sawyer ran successfully for re-election to a second term as Governor of Nevada, defeating Republican candidate Oran K. Gragson.

Results[edit]

Nevada gubernatorial election, 1962[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Grant Sawyer (inc.) 64,784 66.84%
Republican Oran K. Gragson 32,145 33.16%
N/A Undervotes 263 0.27%
Total votes 97,192 100
Democratic hold Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1962 General Election Returns". Nevada Secretary of State. Archived from the original on July 3, 2014. Retrieved December 30, 2014.