Harvey Marion LaFollette

Offices

Supt. of Public Instruction
Statewide
In office
Mar 15, 1887 to Mar 15, 1891

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Harvey Marion LaFollette spent 4 years, 1 day in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.

Elections

1888–Supt. of Public Instruction WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 1888
49.16%
Harvey Marion LaFollette (i)*, Republican, 264,002 votes
48.51%
Elmer E. Griffith, Democratic, 260,528 votes
 1.84%
Charles A. Kiracofe, Prohibition, 9,893 votes
 0.49%
Andrew J. Johnson, Union Labor, 2,637 votes
Out of 537,060 votes casts, the margin of victory was 3,474 (0.65%)
In the 1 races for which we have results, Harvey Marion LaFollette had a record of 1-0. That includes a record of 1-0 in 1 general election.