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2004 Vermont gubernatorial election

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2004 Vermont gubernatorial election

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Nominee Jim Douglas Peter Clavelle
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 181,540 117,327
Percentage 58.7% 37.9%

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County results
Douglas:      50–60%      60–70%
Clavelle:      50–60%

Governor before election

Jim Douglas

Elected Governor

Jim Douglas

The 2004 Vermont gubernatorial election took place November 2, 2004 for the post of Governor of Vermont. Incumbent Republican Governor Jim Douglas was re-elected. Douglas defeated Peter Clavelle, the Progressive Mayor of Burlington who ran as a Democrat.

Democratic primary


  • Peter Clavelle, Mayor of Burlington, switched party affiliation from Progressive to Democratic to run in this election, and was cross-nominated by the Progressive Party.


Democratic primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Peter Clavelle 23,218 94.65
Democratic Write-ins 1,313 5.35
Total votes 24,531 100.00

Republican primary



Republican primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jim Douglas (inc.) 15,806 98.74
Republican Write-ins 202 1.26
Total votes 16,008 100.00

General election


Clavelle attempted to link Douglas and President George W. Bush with bumper stickers saying "Jim = George".[2] Douglas countered this by a willingness to criticize the national Republican Party, such as over the Bush administration's environmental policies.[3]

The two main candidates faced each other in 18 debates during the campaign.[4]

Election results

2004 Vermont gubernatorial election[5]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Jim Douglas (inc.) 181,540 58.70% +13.76%
Democratic Peter Clavelle[a] 117,327 37.93% -4.45%
Marijuana Cris Ericson 4,221 1.36% +0.61%
Independent Patricia Hejny 2,431 0.79%
Libertarian Hardy Machia 2,263 0.73% +0.32%
Liberty Union Peter Diamondstone 1,298 0.42% +0.15%
Write-ins Write-ins 205 0.07%
Majority 64,213 20.76% +18.21%
Turnout 309,285
Republican hold Swing

See also


  1. ^ Originally was a Progressive; ran in the Democratic primary, and was cross nominated by the Progressive Party.


  1. ^ a b "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2010-12-27. Retrieved 2011-06-03.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Anger at Bush, Iraq war big motivators of Vermont voters". USA Today. 2004-11-02. Retrieved 2008-03-13.
  3. ^ "Vermont". The New York Times. 2004-11-04. Retrieved 2008-03-13.
  4. ^ Mayer, Dennis (2004-10-14). "VERMONT: Issues to Get a Full Airing With 18 Debates on Tap". The New York Times. Retrieved 2008-03-13.
  5. ^

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