1962 Alaska gubernatorial election

The 1962 Alaska gubernatorial election took place on November 6, 1962, for the post of Governor of Alaska. Incumbent Democratic governor Bill Egan was re-elected, defeating Republican challenger and former governor of Alaska Territory Mike Stepovich.

1962 Alaska gubernatorial election

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Nominee Bill Egan Mike Stepovich
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 29,627 27,054
Percentage 52.3% 47.7%

Governor before election

Bill Egan
Democratic

Elected Governor

Bill Egan
Democratic

ResultsEdit

1962 gubernatorial election, Alaska[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Bill Egan (inc.) 29,627 52.27%
Republican Mike Stepovich 27,054 47.73%
Majority 2,573 4.54%
Turnout 56,681
Democratic hold Swing

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1962 Gubernatorial General Election Results - Alaska" (PDF). Alaska Division of Elections. Retrieved 2009-08-31.