Harvey Marion LaFollette


Supt. of Public Instruction
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.


1888–Supt. of Public Instruction WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 1888
Harvey Marion LaFollette (i)*, Republican, 264,002 votes
Elmer E. Griffith, Democratic, 260,528 votes
Charles A. Kiracofe, Prohibition, 9,893 votes
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.