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Parents > United States > Arkansas > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline February 10, 1968 - 12:00pm
Polls Open May 21, 1968 - 07:00am
Polls Close May 21, 1968 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1969 - 08:00pm
Term End January 03, 1975 - 12:00pm
Turnout 23.35% Total Population
ContributorUser 490
Last ModifiedRBH July 12, 2007 09:18pm
Data Sources1972 Almanac of American Politics
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1962
NameJ. William Fulbright Votes214,867 (68.67%)
Term01/03/1963 - 01/03/1969 Margin116,854 (+37.35%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1968
NameJ. William Fulbright Votes349,965 (59.15%)
Term01/03/1969 - 12/31/1974 Margin108,234 (+18.29%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceAR US Senate 11/05/1968
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Name (I) Sen. J. William Fulbright James D. "Justice Jim" Johnson Bob Hayes Foster Johnson  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic  
Uncertified Votes220,684 (52.92%) 132,038 (31.66%) 52,906 (12.69%) 11,395 (2.73%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -88,646 (-21.26%) -167,778 (-40.23%) -209,289 (-50.19%)  
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