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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1926 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 02, 1926 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 02, 1926 - 11:00pm
Term Start March 04, 1927 - 12:00pm
Term End December 06, 1929 - 12:00pm
Turnout 17.26% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedChronicler October 24, 2007 05:48pm
Data SourcesPennsylvania Manual 1927, p. 435. Wilson's vote was D-615,550 and Labor-33,130.
Description Vare was not permitted to take his seat pending an investigation by the Senate. On December 6, 1929, the Senate determined that he was not entitled to the seat and declared it vacant.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1922
NameGeorge Wharton Pepper Votes819,507 (57.60%)
Term11/08/1922 - 03/03/1927 Margin351,177 (+24.68%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyRepublican Won12/11/1929
NameJoseph R. Grundy Votes1 (100.00%)
Term12/11/1929 - 12/01/1930 Margin1 (+100.00%)
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Name Rep. William Scott Vare Secretary of Labor William B. Wilson Elisha K. Kane George W. Snyder A. J. Carey Robert Colvin Macauley Jr. (W) Unidentified Scattering
PartyRepublican Democratic Prohibition Socialist Workers' Commonwealth Land Independent
Certified Votes822,187 (54.64%) 648,680 (43.11%) 19,523 (1.30%) 9,869 (0.66%) 3,094 (0.21%) 1,053 (0.07%) 290 (0.02%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -173,507 (-11.53%) -802,664 (-53.34%) -812,318 (-53.99%) -819,093 (-54.44%) -821,134 (-54.57%) -821,897 (-54.62%)
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