Colorado Governor and Lieutenant Governor Joint Candidates for Office, Measure 1 (1968)

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The Colorado Governor and Lieutenant Governor Joint Candidates for Office Amendment, also known as Measure 1, was on the November 5, 1968 ballot in Colorado as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure provided for the joint election of the Governor and Lieutenant Governor.[1]

Election results

Colorado question 2 (1968)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 428,522 67.73%
No204,18632.27%

Election results via: The Colorado Legislative Council

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[2]

An Amendment to Article IV of the Constitution of the State of Colorado, providing for the election of the Governor and Lieutenant Governor jointly by the casting by each voter of a single vote applicable to both offices.[3]

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  1. Colorado General Assembly, "Ballot Issue History," accessed January 13, 2013
  2. Colorado Legislative History, "Ballot History," accessed January 13, 2014
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.