1942 Idaho gubernatorial election

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1942 Idaho gubernatorial election

← 1940 November 3, 1942 1944 →
  C. A. Bottolfsen (Idaho Governor).jpg Chase A. Clark (Idaho governor).jpg
Nominee C. A. Bottolfsen Chase A. Clark
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 72,260 71,826
Percentage 50.15% 49.85%

Governor before election

Chase A. Clark
Democratic

Elected Governor

C. A. Bottolfsen
Republican

The 1942 Idaho gubernatorial election was held on November 3, 1942. Republican nominee C. A. Bottolfsen defeated Democratic incumbent Chase A. Clark with 50.15% of the vote.

General election[edit]

Candidates[edit]

  • C. A. Bottolfsen, Republican
  • Chase A. Clark, Democratic

Results[edit]

1942 Idaho gubernatorial election[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican C. A. Bottolfsen 72,260 50.15%
Democratic Chase A. Clark 71,826 49.85%
Majority 434
Turnout
Republican gain from Democratic Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ "America Votes 30: 2011-2012, Election Returns by State - Rhodes Cook". Books.google.com. Retrieved 2020-05-04.