George N. Craig

Offices

Governor
Statewide
In office
Jan 12, 1953 to Jan 14, 1957

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Left: Term Limited
George N. Craig spent 4 years, 3 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.

Elections

1952–Governor WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 1952
55.68%
George N. Craig*, Republican, 1,075,685 votes
43.58%
John A. Watkins, Democratic, 841,984 votes
 0.65%
Lester N. Abel, Prohibition, 12,554 votes
 0.05%
Simon Boorda, Progressive, 920 votes
 0.04%
Charles Ginsberg, Socialist Labor, 726 votes
Out of 1,931,869 votes casts, the margin of victory was 233,701 (12.10%)
In the 1 races for which we have results, George N. Craig had a record of 1-0. That includes a record of 1-0 in 1 general election.