To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

4,5
Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.
.
Leo
Newton
Brights
Milds

1968 New Hampshire gubernatorial election

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

1968 New Hampshire gubernatorial election

← 1966 November 5, 1968 1970 →
 
GWRPeterson.jpg
No image.svg
Nominee Walter R. Peterson Jr. Emile R. Bussiere
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 149,902 135,378
Percentage 52.53% 47.44%

New Hampshire Governor Election Results by County, 1968.svg
County results
Peterson:      50–60%      60–70%
Bussiere:      50–60%      60–70%

Governor before election

John W. King
Democratic

Elected Governor

Walter R. Peterson Jr.
Republican

The 1968 New Hampshire gubernatorial election was held on November 5, 1968.

Incumbent Democratic Governor John W. King retired to run for the U.S. Senate.

Republican nominee Walter R. Peterson Jr. defeated Democratic nominee Emile R. Bussiere with 52.53% of the vote.

Primary elections

Primary elections were held on September 10, 1968.

Democratic primary

Candidates

Results

Democratic primary results[4][5][6][7]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Emile R. Bussiere 12,021 32.69
Democratic Henry P. Sullivan 10,895 29.63
Democratic Vincent P. Dunn 10,412 28.31
Democratic John D. Shea 1,338 3.64
Democratic Write-ins 1,176 3.20
Democratic Austin F. Quinney 934 2.54
Total votes 36,776 100.00

Republican primary

Candidates

Results

Republican primary results[11][5][6][12]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Walter R. Peterson Jr. 29,262 34.12
Republican Wesley Powell 26,498 30.89
Republican Meldrim Thomson Jr. 25,275 29.47
Republican Fred Fletcher 2,826 3.30
Republican Edward H. Cullen 1,068 1.25
Republican Stuart Hancock 424 0.49
Republican Elmer E. Bussey 257 0.30
Republican Write-ins 162 0.19
Total votes 85,772 100.00

General election

Candidates

Results

1968 New Hampshire gubernatorial election[13][14][15][16]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Walter R. Peterson Jr. 149,902 52.53%
Democratic Emile R. Bussiere 135,378 47.44%
Write-in Scattering 62 0.02%
Majority 14,524 5.09%
Turnout 285,342 100.00%
Republican gain from Democratic Swing

References

  1. ^ "Emile R. Bussiere, 1932 - 2008". Legacy.com. New Hampshire Union Leader. 28 October 2008. Retrieved 14 May 2020.
  2. ^ "Vincent P. Dunn". Legacy.com. New Hampshire Union Leader. 15 August 2010. Retrieved 14 May 2020.
  3. ^ a b c "Former Councilors". nh.gov. State of New Hampshire. Retrieved 14 May 2020.
  4. ^ Manual for the General Court 1969, p. 544.
  5. ^ a b Congressional Quarterly 1998, p. 128.
  6. ^ a b America Votes 8, p. 245.
  7. ^ "NH Governor, 1968 - D Primary". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 14 May 2020.
  8. ^ Cobleigh, Marshall (2005). We Ain't Making Sausage Here. Portsmouth, NH: Peter E. Randall Publisher. p. 52. ISBN 1-931807-35-3.
  9. ^ "Gov. Walter Peterson". National Governors Association. Retrieved 14 May 2020.
  10. ^ "New Hampshire Governor Has Lead Over His G.O.P. Opponent". New York Times. New York, NY. 9 September 1970. Retrieved 14 May 2020.
  11. ^ Manual for the General Court 1969, p. 543.
  12. ^ "NH Governor, 1968 - R Primary". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 14 May 2020.
  13. ^ Manual for the General Court 1969, p. 702.
  14. ^ Congressional Quarterly 1998, p. 68.
  15. ^ America Votes 8, p. 240.
  16. ^ "NH Governor, 1968". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 14 May 2020.

Bibliography

This page was last edited on 10 March 2021, at 10:38
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.