1966 Michigan gubernatorial election

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Michigan gubernatorial election, 1966

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Nominee George W. Romney Zolton Ferency
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 1,490,430 963,383
Percentage 60.54% 39.13%

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County results

Governor before election

George W. Romney
Republican

Elected Governor

George W. Romney
Republican

The 1966 Michigan gubernatorial election was held on November 8, 1966. Incumbent Republican George W. Romney defeated Democratic nominee Zolton Ferency with 60.54% of the vote.

General election[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Major party candidates

  • George W. Romney, Republican
  • Zolton Ferency, Democratic

Other candidates

  • James Horvath, Socialist Labor

Results[edit]

Michigan gubernatorial election, 1966[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican George W. Romney 1,490,430 60.54%
Democratic Zolton Ferency 963,383 39.13%
Socialist Labor James Horvath 8,017 0.33%
Majority 527,047
Turnout 2,461,909
Republican hold Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ "America Votes 30: 2011-2012, Election Returns by State - Rhodes Cook". Books.google.com. Retrieved 2018-10-06.