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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline March 01, 1986 - 12:00pm
Polls Open May 20, 1986 - 06:00am
Polls Close May 20, 1986 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1987 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1993 - 12:00pm
Turnout 7.71% Total Population
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifiedBarack O-blame-a July 02, 2005 07:37pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/1980
NameArlen Specter Votes2,230,404 (50.48%)
Term01/03/1981 - 01/03/1987 Margin108,013 (+2.44%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/1986
NameArlen Specter Votes1,906,537 (56.44%)
Term01/03/1987 - 01/03/1993 Margin458,318 (+13.57%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RacePA US Senate 11/04/1986
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KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
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Name Rep. Robert W. "Bob" Edgar Auditor Donald A. "Don" Bailey George H.R. Elder Cyril E. Sagan  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic  
Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)432,940 (47.34%) 408,460 (44.66%) 46,663 (5.10%) 26,569 (2.91%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -24,480 (-2.68%) -386,277 (-42.23%) -406,371 (-44.43%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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