Cleon H. Foust

Offices

Attorney General
Statewide
In office
Jan 1, 1947 to Jan 1, 1949

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Left: Lost Reelection Bid
Cleon H. Foust spent 2 years, 1 day in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.

Elections

1948–Attorney General LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 2, 1948
51.16%
J. Emmett McManamon*, Democratic, 830,134 votes
47.51%
Cleon H. Foust (i), Republican, 770,920 votes
 0.86%
Zoe M. Wyatt, Prohibition, 14,017 votes
 0.39%
Oliver A. Switzer, Progressive, 6,304 votes
 0.07%
Mario B. Tomisch, Socialist, 1,112 votes
Out of 1,622,487 votes casts, the margin of victory was 59,214 (3.65%)
In the 1 races we have results for, Cleon H. Foust had a record of 0-1. That includes a record of 0-1 in 1 general election.