1990 Colorado gubernatorial election

The 1990 Colorado gubernatorial election was held on November 6, 1990. Incumbent Democrat Roy Romer defeated Republican nominee John Andrews with 61.89% of the vote.

1990 Colorado gubernatorial election

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Nominee Roy Romer John Andrews
Party Democratic Republican
Running mate Mike Callihan Lillian Bickel
Popular vote 626,032 358,403
Percentage 61.89% 35.43%

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County Results
Romer:      40-50%      50–60%      60–70%      70–80%
Andrews:      50–60%      60–70%

Governor before election

Roy Romer
Democratic

Elected Governor

Roy Romer
Democratic

Primary electionsEdit

Primary elections were held on August 14, 1990.[1]

Democratic primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

ResultsEdit

Democratic primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Roy Romer 165,164 100.00

Republican primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

ResultsEdit

Republican primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican John Andrews 156,418 100.00

General electionEdit

CandidatesEdit

Major party candidates

  • Roy Romer, Democratic
  • John Andrews, Republican

Other candidates

  • David Aitken, Libertarian
  • David Livingston, Prohibition

ResultsEdit

1990 Colorado gubernatorial election[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Roy Romer 626,032 61.89%
Republican John Andrews 358,403 35.43%
Libertarian David Aitken 18,930 1.87%
Prohibition David Livingston 7,907 0.78%
Majority 267,629
Turnout 1,011,272
Democratic hold Swing

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "State of Colorado Abstract of Votes Cast 1990" (PDF). Secretary of State of Colorado. 1990. Retrieved October 2, 2018.