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Parents > United States > U.S. Executive
OfficePresident
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline July 01, 1948 - 12:00pm
Polls Open July 12, 1948 - 06:00am
Polls Close July 14, 1948 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 20, 1949 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1953 - 12:00pm
Turnout 0.00% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedChronicler November 23, 2006 05:28pm
Data Sources[Link]
Congressional Quarterly Guide to U. S. Elections
New York Times
Convention Decisions and Voting Records - Bain & Parris
USA Today
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Most votes received by candidates for party presidential nomination, up to the point where a nominee was determined. Vote totals are rounded up to the next whole number.
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won04/12/1945
NameHarry S. Truman Votes1 (100.00%)
Term04/12/1945 - 01/20/1949 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won12/13/1948
NameHarry S. Truman Votes303 (57.06%)
Term01/20/1949 - 01/20/1953 Margin114 (+21.47%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceUS President 12/13/1948
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Name (I) President Harry S. Truman Sen. Richard B. Russell, Jr. Rep. James A. Roe Ambassador Paul V. McNutt Minority Leader Alben William Barkley  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic  
Uncertified Votes926 (76.47%) 266 (21.97%) 15 (1.24%) 3 (0.25%) 1 (0.08%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -660 (-54.50%) -911 (-75.23%) -923 (-76.22%) -925 (-76.38%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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Jul 26, 1948 12:00am News 1948 Democratic Convention: The Line Squall  Article Picimpalious 

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