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RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Maine > 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 32.59% Total Population
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifiedWishful Thinking June 21, 2003 01:26pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1964
NameEdmund S. Muskie Votes253,511 (66.62%)
Term01/03/1965 - 01/03/1971 Margin126,471 (+33.23%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1976
NameEdmund S. Muskie Votes292,704 (60.20%)
Term01/03/1977 - 05/07/1980 Margin99,215 (+20.41%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 15, 1970 ME US Senate- R Primary Neil S. Bishop
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Name (I) Sen. Edmund S. Muskie Neil S. Bishop  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
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Uncertified Votes199,954 (61.74%) 123,906 (38.26%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -76,048 (-23.48%)  
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