Home About Chat Users Issues Party Candidates Polling Firms Media News Polls Calendar Key Races United States President Senate House Governors International

"A historical political resource." 
Email: Password:

  ID US Senate
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Idaho > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1936 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 03, 1936 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 03, 1936 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1937 - 12:00pm
Term End January 19, 1940 - 12:00pm
Turnout 45.65% Total Population
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifiedWishful Thinking December 23, 2003 01:49am
Data Sources
Description William Borah died January 19, 1940.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/1930
NameWilliam E. Borah Votes94,938 (72.42%)
Term03/04/1931 - 01/03/1937 Margin58,776 (+44.83%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won01/27/1940
NameJohn Thomas Votes1 (100.00%)
Term01/27/1940 - 11/06/1940 Margin1 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
MAP
United States 1912 - 1959 MAP
KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Leaning Call: 0 (0.00%)
Weighted Call: 0 (0.00%)

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name (I) Sen. William E. Borah Gov. C. Ben Ross  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
Uncertified Votes128,723 (63.36%) 74,444 (36.64%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -54,279 (-26.72%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website  
Bar
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
Laf-W Craverguy
Veg Thomas Walker
 

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor

DISCUSSION
Enter your Name:

Enter This Code