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  CA US Senate - D Primary
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Parents > United States > California > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1940 - 12:00pm
Polls Open August 27, 1940 - 06:00am
Polls Close August 27, 1940 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1941 - 12:00pm
Term End August 06, 1945 - 12:00pm
Turnout 14.59% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH September 23, 2007 12:36am
Data SourcesLos Angeles Times, 9/28/1940, "Vote for Johnson Totals 1,124,178"
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/1934
NameHiram W. Johnson Votes1,946,572 (94.66%)
Term01/03/1935 - 01/03/1941 Margin1,837,824 (+89.37%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/1940
NameHiram W. Johnson Votes2,238,899 (82.62%)
Term01/03/1941 - 08/06/1945 Margin1,872,855 (+69.11%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceCA US Senate 11/05/1940
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Name (I) Sen. Hiram W. Johnson Lt. Gov. Ellis E. Patterson John Anson Ford Samuel W. Yorty James D. Meredith Richard S. Otto  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic  
Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)507,380 (50.34%) 206,479 (20.49%) 175,110 (17.37%) 74,332 (7.38%) 26,425 (2.62%) 18,191 (1.81%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -300,901 (-29.85%) -332,270 (-32.97%) -433,048 (-42.96%) -480,955 (-47.72%) -489,189 (-48.53%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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