Arizona gubernatorial election, 1998

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Arizona gubernatorial election, 1998
Arizona
1994 ←
November 3, 1998
→ 2002

  Jane Dee Hull 2001.jpeg
Nominee Jane Dee Hull Paul Johnson
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 620,188 361,552
Percentage 60.95% 35.53%

Governor before election

Jane Dee Hull
Republican

Elected Governor

Jane Dee Hull
Republican

The 1998 Arizona gubernatorial election took place on November 3, 1998 for the post of Governor of Arizona. Jane Dee Hull, the incumbent Republican Governor of Arizona, defeated the Democratic nominee and Mayor of Phoenix, Paul Johnson.

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

Democratic Primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Paul Johnson 109,044 100.00%
Totals 109,044 100.00%

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jane Dee Hull (inc.) 177,324 76.52%
Republican Jim Howl 30,699 13.25%
Republican Charles Brown 23,710 10.23%
Totals 231,733 100.00%

Libertarian primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

Libertarian primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Libertarian Katherine Gallant 855 51.82%
Libertarian Tom Rawles 795 48.18%
Totals 1,650 100.00%

Reform primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

  • Scott Alan Malcomson

Results[edit]

Reform Party primary results[4]
Party Candidate Votes %
Reform Scott Alan Malcomson 113 100.00%
Totals 113 100.00%

General election[edit]

Results[edit]

Arizona gubernatorial election, 1998[5]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Jane Dee Hull (inc.) 620,188 60.95% +8.41%
Democratic Paul Johnson 361,552 35.53% -8.80%
Libertarian Katherine Gallant 27,150 2.67% -0.45%
Reform Scott Malcomson 8,371 0.82%
Write-ins 335 0.03%
Majority 258,636 25.42% +17.21%
Turnout 1,017,616
Republican hold Swing

See also[edit]

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