1974 Nevada gubernatorial election

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Nevada gubernatorial election, 1974

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Nominee Mike O'Callaghan Shirley Crumpler James Hay Houston
Party Democratic Republican Independent American
Popular vote 114,114 28,959 26,285
Percentage 67.38% 17.10% 15.52%

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County results

Governor before election

Mike O'Callaghan
Democratic

Elected Governor

Mike O'Callaghan
Democratic

The Nevada gubernatorial election of 1974 occurred on November 5, 1974. Incumbent Democrat Mike O'Callaghan successfully ran for re-election to a second term as Governor of Nevada, defeating Republican candidate Shirley Crumpler.

Results[edit]

Nevada gubernatorial election, 1974[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Mike O'Callaghan (inc.) 114,114 67.38%
Republican Shirley Crumpler 28,959 17.10%
Independent American James Ray Houston 26,285 15.52%
N/A Undervotes 142 0.08%
Total votes 169,473 100
Democratic hold Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1974 General Election Returns". Nevada Secretary of State. Archived from the original on July 3, 2014. Retrieved December 29, 2014.