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Parents > United States > Rhode Island > 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 42.00% Total Population
Contributoreddy 9_99
Last Modifiededdy 9_99 January 14, 2004 01:03am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1970
NameJohn Orlando Pastore Votes230,469 (67.54%)
Term01/03/1971 - 12/28/1976 Margin123,118 (+36.08%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won12/29/1976
NameJohn Hubbard Chafee Votes1 (100.00%)
Term12/29/1976 - 01/03/1977 Margin1 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 14, 1976 RI US Senate - D Primary Richard P. Lorber
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Name Secretary of the Navy John Hubbard Chafee Richard P. Lorber Margaret Cann  
PartyRepublican Democratic Communist  
Uncertified Votes230,329 (57.74%) 167,665 (42.03%) 912 (0.23%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -62,664 (-15.71%) -229,417 (-57.51%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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R Rockefeller Republican
 

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