General Election Overview: November 2, 1954

Official Tabulation: November 2, 1954

GOVERNOR   JUDGE OF THE SUPREME COURT

*Frank J. Lausche (D) 1,405,262

 

(Full Term Commencing January 2, 1955)

James A. Rhodes (R) 1,192,528

 

*Kingsley A. Taft 1,481,421

     
LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR   JUDGE OF THE SUPREME COURT

*John W. Brown (R) 1,240,555

 

(Unexpired Term Ending December 31, 1956)

George D. Nye (D) 1,209,853

 

John H. Lamneck 641,615

   

*John M. Matthias 1,285,567

SECRETARY OF STATE    

*Ted W. Brown (R) 1,339,076

  PROPOSED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS

Robert W. Reider (D) 1,069,526

 

Four year term for Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Secretary of

   

State,Treasurer of State, Attorney General, and limitation on
number of terms for Governor.

TREASURER OF STATE  

YES 1,165,650

Joseph T. Ferguson (D) 1,151,175

 

NO 933,716

*Roger W. Tracy (R) 1,292,428

   
    Four year term for members of General Assembly.
ATTORNEY GENERAL  

YES 945,373

*C. William O`Neill (R) 1,335,557

 

NO 1,081,099

Paul F. Ward (D) 1,051,364

   
     
UNITED STATES SENATOR  

NUMBER OF PRECINCTS 11,194

(Unexpired Term Ending January 3, 1957)

 

NUMBER OF ELECTORS VOTING 2,663,509

*George H. Bender (R) 1,257,874 (1)

   

Thomas A. Burke (D) 1,254,904 (1)

   
     
JUDGE OF THE SUPREME COURT    

(Full Term Commencing January 1, 1955)

   

*James F. Bell 985,318

   

Henry A. Middleton 977,908

   

*Denotes candidate elected.

(1) Recount total