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  MN US Senate - MFL Primary
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Parents > United States > Minnesota > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
TypeMN Farmer-Labor Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm
Polls Open September 10, 1940 - 06:00am
Polls Close September 10, 1940 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1941 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1947 - 12:00pm
Turnout 4.58% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH June 14, 2011 03:11am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyMN Farmer-Labor Won11/06/1934
NameHenrik Shipstead Votes503,379 (49.87%)
Term01/03/1935 - 01/18/1941 Margin208,622 (+20.67%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/1940
NameHenrik Shipstead Votes641,049 (53.00%)
Term01/03/1941 - 01/03/1947 Margin330,174 (+27.30%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceMN US Senate 11/05/1940
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Name Gov. Elmer Austin Benson George H. Lommen  
PartyMN Farmer-Labor MN Farmer-Labor  
Certified Votes79,245 (61.90%) 48,781 (38.10%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -30,464 (-23.80%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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