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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
TypeRepublican Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1976 - 12:00pm
Polls Open April 27, 1976 - 07:00am
Polls Close April 27, 1976 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1977 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1983 - 12:00pm
Turnout 8.06% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedRBH March 18, 2010 07:56pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1970
NameHugh Doggett Scott Jr Votes1,874,106 (51.43%)
Term01/03/1971 - 01/03/1977 Margin220,332 (+6.05%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/1976
NameH. John Heinz III Votes2,381,891 (52.39%)
Term01/03/1977 - 01/03/1983 Margin254,914 (+5.61%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RacePA US Senate 11/02/1976
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Name Rep. H. John Heinz III District Attorney Arlen Specter George R. Packard C. Homer Brown Mary E. Foltz Francis Worley (W) Others
PartyRepublican Republican Republican Republican Republican Republican Independent
Uncertified Votes358,715 (37.73%) 332,513 (34.98%) 160,379 (16.87%) 46,828 (4.93%) 29,160 (3.07%) 20,421 (2.15%) 2,665 (0.28%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -26,202 (-2.76%) -198,336 (-20.86%) -311,887 (-32.81%) -329,555 (-34.67%) -338,294 (-35.58%) -356,050 (-37.45%)
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