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  PA US Senate Special Election
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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1922 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 07, 1922 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 07, 1922 - 11:00pm
Term Start November 08, 1922 - 12:00pm
Term End March 03, 1927 - 12:00pm
Turnout 16.32% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker November 20, 2003 11:41am
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Description To fill the remainder of the term of deceased Senator Penrose.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won01/09/1922
NameGeorge Wharton Pepper Votes1 (100.00%)
Term01/09/1922 - 11/07/1922 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/1926
NameWilliam Scott Vare Votes822,187 (54.64%)
Term03/04/1927 - 12/06/1929 Margin173,507 (+11.53%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 16, 1922 PA US Senate Special Election - R Primary George Wharton Pepper
May 16, 1922 PA US Senate Special Election - D Primary Fred B. Kerr
May 16, 1922 PA US Senate Special Election - Prb Primary Frank G. Lewis
May 16, 1922 PA US Senate Special Election - Soc Primary William J. Van Essen
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Name (I) Sen. George Wharton Pepper Fred B. Kerr Earl W. Thompson William J. Van Essen Frank G. Lewis James A. Robinson  
PartyRepublican Democratic Progressive Socialist Prohibition Single Tax  
Uncertified Votes819,507 (57.60%) 468,330 (32.92%) 57,075 (4.01%) 38,440 (2.70%) 34,089 (2.40%) 5,356 (0.38%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -351,177 (-24.68%) -762,432 (-53.59%) -781,067 (-54.90%) -785,418 (-55.20%) -814,151 (-57.22%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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