Biographical Information

NameHolton, Abner Linwood Jr
Date of Birth9-21-1923
Total Number of State Gov't Elections2
Total Number of Federal Gov't Elections0
House of Delegate Elections0
Virginia Senate Elections0
Gubernatorial Elections2
House of Representatives Elections0
Federal Senate Elections0
Total Number of Elections Won1
Total Number of Elections Lost1
Total Years in State Gov't Office4
Total Years in Federal Gov't Office0
Total Years in House of Delegates0
Total Years in Virginia Senate0
Total Years as Governor4
Total Years as Representative0
Total Years as Federal Senator0

Elections Record
Election IDElection YearOfficeElection TypeDistrict No.JurisdictionsDistrict TypeNo. of CandidatesNo. of Seats up for ElectionPartyIncumbency StatusCampaign ExpenditureCampaign Expenditure (year 2007 dollars)Camp. Exp. PercentageVotesVote PercentageElectoral Outcome
1965RVAG1965VAGRVAG Statewide AL41RepublicanNo$79,164$522,48223.01212,207 37.71Lost
1969RVAG1969VAGRVAG Statewide AL51RepublicanNo$387,552$2,197,42054.67480,869 52.51Won

Career Record
YearOfficeLeadershipPartyDistrict Type District No./JurisdictionTenure to Date Age
1970VAGGovernorRepublican AL Virginia 147
1971VAGGovernorRepublican AL Virginia 248
1972VAGGovernorRepublican AL Virginia 349
1973VAGGovernorRepublican AL Virginia 450