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  MA US Senate - D Primary
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Massachusetts > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline March 01, 1962 - 12:00pm
Polls Open September 18, 1962 - 07:00am
Polls Close September 18, 1962 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 20, 1963 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1965 - 12:00pm
Turnout 127.53% Registered 15.67% Total Population
ContributorNot in Public Domain
Last ModifiedRBH February 11, 2008 05:34pm
Data SourcesRichard Scammon's America Votes.
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won12/27/1960
NameBenjamin A. Smith, II Votes1 (100.00%)
Term12/27/1960 - 11/06/1962 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1962
NameEdward M. "Ted" Kennedy Votes1,162,611 (52.92%)
Term11/07/1962 - 01/03/1965 Margin184,943 (+8.42%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceMA US Senate - Special Election 11/06/1962
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KEY RACE? 10.0000000000 Average
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Name Edward M. "Ted" Kennedy Attorney General Edward J. McCormack, Jr.  
PartyDemocratic Democratic  
Website [Website]  
Uncertified Votes559,303 (69.33%) 247,403 (30.67%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -311,900 (-38.66%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
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Sep 28, 1962 09:00am Election Guide Teddy & Kennedyism  Article Nothing wrong, just gone 

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