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RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1970 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 03, 1970 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 03, 1970 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1971 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1977 - 12:00pm
Turnout 30.88% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedMr. Matt January 18, 2012 11:05pm
Data SourcesThe Pennsylvania Manual 1970-1 vol., p. 659
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1964
NameHugh Doggett Scott Jr Votes2,429,858 (50.59%)
Term01/03/1965 - 01/03/1971 Margin70,635 (+1.47%)
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%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 19, 1970 PA US Senate - D Primary William G. Sesler
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Name (I) Minority Leader Hugh Doggett Scott Jr William G. Sesler Frank W. Gaydosh W. Henry McFarland Herman A. Johnson Robin Maisel William R. Mimms
PartyRepublican Democratic Constitution American Independent Socialist Labor Socialist Workers Consumer
Certified Votes1,874,106 (51.43%) 1,653,774 (45.38%) 85,813 (2.36%) 18,275 (0.50%) 4,375 (0.12%) 3,970 (0.11%) 3,932 (0.11%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -220,332 (-6.05%) -1,788,293 (-49.07%) -1,855,831 (-50.92%) -1,869,731 (-51.31%) -1,870,136 (-51.32%) -1,870,174 (-51.32%)
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PartyIndependent  
Certified Votes60 (0.00%)  
Margin-1,874,046 (-51.42%)  
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