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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1962 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 06, 1962 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 06, 1962 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1963 - 12:00pm
Term End January 02, 1969 - 12:00pm
Turnout 38.72% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedChronicler October 26, 2007 05:56pm
Data Sources[Link] ; the write-ins were certified in the Chester County Book of Elections.
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1956
NameJoseph Sill Clark Votes2,268,641 (50.08%)
Term01/03/1957 - 01/02/1963 Margin17,970 (+0.40%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/1968
NameRichard S. Schweiker Votes2,399,762 (51.90%)
Term01/03/1969 - 01/03/1975 Margin282,100 (+6.10%)
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Name (I) Sen. Joseph Sill Clark Rep. James E. Van Zandt Arla A. Albaugh (W) Scattering  
PartyDemocratic Republican Socialist Labor  
Certified Votes2,238,383 (51.07%) 2,134,649 (48.70%) 10,387 (0.24%) 2 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -103,734 (-2.37%) -2,227,996 (-50.83%) -2,238,381 (-51.06%)  
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