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Parents > United States > Rhode Island > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1940 - 12:00am
Polls Open November 05, 1940 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 05, 1940 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 04, 1941 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1947 - 12:00pm
Turnout 44.18% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker October 14, 2005 11:16pm
Data SourcesUnited States Congressional Elections, 1788-1997 The Official Results Michael J. Dubin
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1934
NamePeter G. Gerry Votes140,700 (57.14%)
Term03/04/1935 - 01/03/1941 Margin35,155 (+14.28%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1946
NameJ. Howard McGrath Votes150,748 (55.11%)
Term01/04/1947 - 01/03/1953 Margin27,968 (+10.22%)
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Name (I) Sen. Peter G. Gerry James O. McManus  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
Uncertified Votes173,847 (55.16%) 141,311 (44.84%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -32,536 (-10.32%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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