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RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Montana > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1988 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 08, 1988 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 08, 1988 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1989 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1995 - 12:00pm
Turnout 46.43% Total Population
ContributorRP
Last ModifiedRP February 11, 2003 06:21pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1982
NameJohn "Doc" Melcher Votes174,861 (54.46%)
Term01/03/1983 - 01/03/1989 Margin41,072 (+12.79%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/1994
NameConrad R. Burns Votes218,542 (62.37%)
Term01/03/1995 - 01/03/2001 Margin86,697 (+24.74%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 07, 1988 MT US Senate- D Primary John "Doc" Melcher
Jun 07, 1988 MT US Senate- R Primary Conrad R. Burns
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Name Conrad R. Burns (I) Sen. John "Doc" Melcher  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes189,445 (51.87%) 175,809 (48.13%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -13,636 (-3.73%)  
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