General Election Overview: November 6, 1956

Official Tabulation: November 6, 1956

PRESIDENT   CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT

*Dwight D. Eisenhower (R) 2,262,610

 

(Full Term Commencing January 1, 1957)

Adlai E. Stevenson (D) 1,439,655

 

Willard D. Campbell 1,210,377

   

*Carl V. Weygandt 1,701,974

GOVERNOR    

Michael V. DiSalle (D) 1,577,103

  JUDGE OF THE SUPREME COURT

*C. William O`Neill (R) 1,984,988

 

(Full Term Commencing January 1, 1957)

   

Merrill D. Brothers 741,001

LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR  

*John M. Matthias 2,050,608

*Paul M. Herbert (R) 1,899,219

   

John Taylor (D) 1,446,882

  JUDGE OF THE SUPREME COURT
   

(Full Term Commencing January 2, 1957)

SECRETARY OF STATE  

Evan P. Ford 754,500

*Ted W. Brown (R) 1,985,368

 

*Thomas J. Herbert 2,110,071

Hubert Lynch (D) 1,336,885

   
    PROPOSED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS
AUDITOR OF STATE  

Bond issue for Korean veterans bonus.

Joseph T. Ferguson (D) 1,517,424

 

YES 2,202,510

*James A. Rhodes (R) 1,829,305

 

NO 889,245

     
TREASURER OF STATE  

Four year term for members of the Ohio Senate.

John W. Donahey (D) 1,474,105

 

YES 1,636,449

*Roger W. Tracy (R) 1,815,145

 

NO 1,214,643

     
ATTORNEY GENERAL    

*Wm. Saxbe (R) 1,719,620

   

Stephen M. Young (D) 1,559,742

   
   

NUMBER OF PRECINCTS 11,766

UNITED STATES SENATOR  

NUMBER OF ELECTORS VOTING 3,761,322

George Bender (R) 1,660,910

   

*Frank J. Lausche (D) 1,864,589

   

*Denotes candidate elected.