Wisconsin gubernatorial election, 1998

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Wisconsin gubernatorial election, 1998
Wisconsin
← 1994 November 3, 1998 2002 →
  Tommy Thompson 1.jpg Ed Garvey 2.jpg
Nominee Tommy Thompson Ed Garvey
Party Republican Democratic
Running mate Scott McCallum Barbara Lawton
Popular vote 1,047,716 679,553
Percentage 59.66% 38.70%

Wisconsin gubernatorial election, 1998 County Results.png
County results

Governor before election

Tommy Thompson
Republican

Elected Governor

Tommy Thompson
Republican

The 1998 gubernatorial election in Wisconsin was held on November 3, 1998. Incumbent Governor Tommy Thompson won re-election for the third time with nearly 60% of the vote.

Results[edit]

Wisconsin gubernatorial election, 1998[1]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage
Republican Tommy Thompson 1,047,716 59.66%
Democrat Ed Garvey 679,553 38.70%
Libertarian Jim Mueller 11,071 0.63%
Taxpayers Edward Frami 10,269 0.58%
Independent Mike Mangan 4,985 0.28%
Other Other/Write-In 2,420 0.14%

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