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  IA District 5
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Iowa > IA - District 05
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline March 01, 1972 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 07, 1972 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 07, 1972 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1973 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1975 - 12:00pm
ContributorCOSDem
Last Modifiedev February 14, 2011 08:28am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1970
NameNeal Smith Votes73,820 (64.89%)
Term01/05/1971 - 01/05/1973 Margin36,446 (+32.04%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1974
NameTom Harkin Votes81,146 (51.09%)
Term01/03/1975 - 01/03/1977 Margin3,463 (+2.18%)
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Name (I) Rep. William J. Scherle Tom Harkin  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)108,596 (55.26%) 87,937 (44.74%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -20,659 (-10.51%)  
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