Wisconsin gubernatorial election, 1998

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

  Tommy Thompson 1.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%

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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