West Virginia gubernatorial election, 1992
|Elections in West Virginia|
The 1992 West Virginia gubernatorial election took place on November 7, 1992. Incumbent Democratic Governor Gaston Caperton won re-election by defeating former Republican U.S. Representative Cleve Benedict and Democratic State Senator Charlotte Pritt, who ran as an independent write-in candidate after losing to Caperton in the Democratic primary election.
|Democratic||Gaston Caperton (inc.)||368,302||56.01%|
|Independent||Charlotte Pritt (write-in)||48,873||7.43%|
|Margin of victory||127,912||19.45%|