Electoral history of Nelson Rockefeller

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Vice President Nelson A. Rockefeller

Electoral history of Nelson Rockefeller, 41st Vice President of the United States (1974–1977) and 49th Governor of New York (1959–1973).

History[edit]

1958 New York governor election[edit]

New York gubernatorial election, 1958
Governor candidate Running Mate Party Popular Vote
Nelson A. Rockefeller Malcolm Wilson Republican 3,126,929 (54.74%)
W. Averell Harriman George DeLuca Democratic,
Liberal
2,553,895 (44.71%)
John T. McManus Annette T. Rubinstein Independent-Socialist 31,658 (0.55%)

1960 Republican presidential primary election[edit]

1960 Republican presidential primaries:[1]

1962 New York governor election[edit]

New York gubernatorial election, 1962
Governor candidate Running Mate Party Popular Vote
Nelson A. Rockefeller Malcolm Wilson Republican 3,081,587 (53.08%)
Robert M. Morgenthau John J. Burns Democratic,
Liberal
2,552,418 (43.97%)
David H. Jaquith E. Vernon Carbonara Conservative 141,877 (2.44%)
Richard Garza Sylvia Weinstein Socialist Workers 19,698 (0.34%)
Eric Hass John Emanuel Socialist Labor 9,762 (0.17%)

1964 Republican presidential primary election[edit]

1964 Republican presidential primaries:[2]

1964 Republican National Convention (1st ballot):[3]

1964 Republican National Convention (2nd ballot):[3]

1966 New York governor election[edit]

New York gubernatorial election, 1966
Governor candidate Running Mate Party Popular Vote
Nelson A. Rockefeller Malcolm Wilson Republican 2,690,626 (44.61%)
Frank D. O'Connor Howard J. Samuels Democratic 2,298,363 (38.11%)
Paul L. Adams Kieran O'Doherty Conservative 513,023 (8.46%)
Franklin D. Roosevelt, Jr. Donald S. Harrington Liberal 507,234 (8.41%)
Milton Herder Doris Ballantyne Socialist Labor 12,730 (0.21%)
Judith White Richard Garza Socialist Workers 12,506 (0.21%)

1968 Republican presidential primary election[edit]

1968 Republican presidential primaries[4]

1968 Republican National Convention (1st ballot)

1968 Republican National Convention (2nd ballot)

1970 New York governor election[edit]

New York gubernatorial election, 1970
Governor candidate Running Mate Party Popular Vote
Nelson A. Rockefeller Malcolm Wilson Republican 3,151,432 (52.41%)
Arthur Goldberg Basil Paterson Democratic,
Liberal
2,421,426 (40.27%)
Paul L. Adams Edward F. Leonard Conservative 422,514 (7.03%)
Rasheed Storey Grace Mora-Newman Communist 7,760 (0.13%)
Clifton DeBerry Jonathan Rothschild Socialist Workers 5,766 (0.10%)
Stephen Emery Arnold Babel Socialist Labor 3,963 (0.07%)

1974 Vice President of the United States Nomination[edit]

Vice President of the United States (confirmation in the House), 1974:[5]

  • Yea - 289
  • Nay - 128

Vice President of the United States (confirmation in the Senate), 1974:[5]

  • Yea - 90
  • Nay - 7

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