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RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Missouri > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1976 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 02, 1976 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 02, 1976 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1977 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1983 - 12:00pm
Turnout 40.93% Total Population
Contributoreddy 9_99
Last ModifiedRBH August 13, 2011 01:10pm
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Description Democratic Primary winner Jerry Litton died in a plane crash with his family the night of his primary election victory. Governor Hearnes chosen to run in his place for the general election.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1970
NameW. Stuart Symington Votes654,831 (51.03%)
Term01/03/1971 - 12/27/1976 Margin36,928 (+2.88%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won12/27/1976
NameJohn C. Danforth Votes1 (100.00%)
Term12/27/1976 - 01/03/1977 Margin1 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 03, 1976 MO US Senate - D Primary Jerry L. Litton
Aug 03, 1976 MO US Senate - R Primary John C. Danforth
Aug 21, 1976 MO US Senate - D Replacement Nominee Warren E. Hearnes
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Name Attorney General John C. Danforth Gov. Warren E. Hearnes Lawrence "Red" Petty (W) Others  
PartyRepublican Democratic Nonpartisan Independent  
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Uncertified Votes1,090,067 (56.93%) 813,571 (42.49%) 10,822 (0.57%) 317 (0.02%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -276,496 (-14.44%) -1,079,245 (-56.36%) -1,089,750 (-56.91%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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