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  Supreme Court - Associate Justice
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OfficeSupreme Court
Type Confirmation
Filing Deadline August 19, 1981 - 12:00pm
Polls Open September 21, 1981 - 06:00am
Polls Close September 21, 1981 - 08:00pm
Term Start September 25, 1981 - 12:00pm
Term End January 31, 2006 - 10:20am
ContributorRalphie
Last ModifiedRBH January 16, 2011 08:05pm
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Description Justice O'Connor's term ended with the confirmation vote of her successor, Justice Alito.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyNonpartisan Won10/14/1958
NamePotter Stewart Votes70 (80.46%)
Term10/14/1958 - 07/03/1981 Margin53 (+60.92%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyNonpartisan Won01/31/2006
NameSamuel A. Alito Jr. Votes58 (58.00%)
Term01/31/2006 - 01/03/2150 Margin16 (+16.00%)
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Name Sandra Day O'Connor Reject  
PartyNonpartisan No Party Affiliation  
Certified Votes99 (100.00%) 0 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -99 (-100.00%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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FL Silver Dime
R Moving to Miami
D Andy
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D Harrison Williams [L]
I Lowell Palmer Weicker, Jr. [L]
R John Warner [L]
R Malcolm Wallop [L]
D Paul Efthemios Tsongas [L]
R John G. Tower [L]
R J. Strom Thurmond [L]
R Steven Douglas Symms [L]
R Ted Stevens [L]
D John Cornelius Stennis [L]
R Robert Theodore Stafford [L]
D Arlen Specter [L]
R Alan K. Simpson [L]
R Harrison Hagan Schmitt [L]
D James R. Sasser [L]
D Paul Sarbanes [L]
R Warren Bruce Rudman [L]
R William V. Roth Jr. [L]
D Donald W. Riegle, Jr. [L]
D Jennings Randolph [L]
R Dan Quayle [L]
D David H. Pryor [L]
D William Proxmire [L]
R Larry Pressler [L]
R Charles Harting Percy [L]
D Claiborne de Borda Pell [L]
R Robert William Packwood [L]
D Sam Nunn [L]
R Donald L. "Don" Nickles [L]
R Frank Murkowski [L]
D Daniel Patrick Moynihan [L]
D George J. Mitchell [L]
D Howard M. Metzenbaum [L]
D John "Doc" Melcher [L]
R James Albertus McClure [L]
R Mack F. Mattingly [L]
D Masayuki "Spark" Matsunaga [L]
R Charles McCurdy "Mac" Mathias Jr. [L]
R Richard "Dick" Lugar [L]
D Russell Billiu Long [L]
D Carl Levin [L]
D Patrick J. Leahy [L]
R Paul Dominque Laxalt [L]
D Edward M. Kennedy [L]
R Robert Walter Kasten Jr. [L]
R Nancy Landon Kassebaum Baker [L]
D J. Bennett Johnston [L]
R Roger William Jepsen [L]
D Henry M. "Scoop" Jackson [L]
D Daniel K. Inouye [L]
R Gordon Humphrey [L]
D Walter "Dee" Huddleston [L]
D Ernest F. "Fritz" Hollings [L]
R Jesse A. Helms [L]
R H. John Heinz III [L]
D Howell Heflin [L]
R Samuel I. "S.I." Hayakawa [L]
R Paula Hawkins [L]
R Mark Odom Hatfield [L]
R Orrin G. Hatch [L]
D Gary Hart [L]
R Chuck Grassley [L]
R T. Slade Gorton III [L]
R Barry Morris Goldwater [L]
D John H. Glenn Jr. [L]
R Edwin Jacob "Jake" Garn [L]
D Wendell H. Ford [L]
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R John Porter East [L]
D Thomas F. Eagleton [L]
I David F. Durenberger [L]
R Pete V. Domenici [L]
R Robert J. "Bob" Dole [L]
D Chris Dodd [L]
D Alan John Dixon [L]
R Jeremiah A. Denton Jr. [L]
D Dennis Webster DeConcini [L]
R John C. Danforth [L]
R Alfonse M. D'Amato [L]
R Thad Cochran [L]
D Alan Cranston [L]
R William S. Cohen [L]
D Lawton Mainor Chiles, Jr. [L]
R John Hubbard Chafee [L]
D Howard Walter Cannon [L]
D Robert C. Byrd [L]
I Harry Flood Byrd, Jr. [L]
D Quentin N. Burdick [L]
D Dale Bumpers [L]
D Bill Bradley [L]
R Rudy Boschwitz [L]
D David Lyle Boren [L]
D Joe Biden [L]
D Lloyd M. Bentsen, Jr. [L]
R Howard H. Baker, Jr. [L]
R William L. Armstrong [L]
R Mark Andrews [L]
R James Abdnor [L]
D InspectorMorse
I JR725
AM Conservative for America.
R Jerry Falwell [L]
 

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