Missouri gubernatorial election, 1984

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Missouri gubernatorial election, 1984
Missouri
1980 ←
November 6, 1984 → 1988

  John Ashcroft.jpg
Nominee John Ashcroft Ken Rothman
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 1,194,506 913,700
Percentage 56.66% 43.34%

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County results

Governor before election

Kit Bond
Republican

Elected Governor

John Ashcroft
Republican

The Missouri gubernatorial election of 1984 was Missouri's forty-sixth gubernatorial election. The election was held on November 6, 1984 and resulted in a victory for the Republican nominee, Missouri Attorney General John Ashcroft, over the Democratic candidate, Lt. Governor Ken Rothman, and Independent Bob Allen.

Results[edit]

1984 gubernatorial election, Missouri[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican John Ashcroft 1,194,506 56.66 +4.03
Democratic Ken Rothman 913,700 43.34 -3.68
Independent Bob Allen 4 0.00
Majority 280,806 13.32 +7.71
Turnout 2,108,210 42.88 +0.41
Republican hold Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ "MO Governor Race - Nov 06, 1984". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2013-02-10.