1974 Idaho gubernatorial election

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1974 Idaho gubernatorial election

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Nominee Cecil Andrus Jack M. Murphy
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 184,142 68,731
Percentage 70.92% 26.47%

Governor before election

Cecil Andrus
Democratic

Elected Governor

Cecil Andrus
Democratic

The 1974 Idaho gubernatorial election was held on November 5, 1974. Incumbent Democrat Cecil Andrus defeated Republican nominee Jack M. Murphy with 70.92% of the vote.

General election[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Major party candidates

  • Cecil Andrus, Democratic
  • Jack M. Murphy, Republican

Other candidates

  • Nolan Victor, American

Results[edit]

1974 Idaho gubernatorial election[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Cecil Andrus 184,142 70.92%
Republican Jack M. Murphy 68,731 26.47%
American Nolan Victor 6,759 2.60%
Majority 115,411
Turnout 259,632
Democratic hold Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ "America Votes 30: 2011-2012, Election Returns by State - Rhodes Cook". Books.google.com. Retrieved 2019-01-29.