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OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 02, 1954 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 02, 1954 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1955 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1961 - 12:00pm
Turnout 10.82% Total Population
ContributorChase McFadden
Last ModifiedChase McFadden May 22, 2004 05:49am
Data Sources
Description Guide to US Elections, Congressional Quarterly, 1972
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1948
NameC. Estes Kefauver Votes326,032 (65.33%)
Term01/03/1949 - 01/03/1955 Margin159,085 (+31.88%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1960
NameC. Estes Kefauver Votes594,460 (71.75%)
Term01/07/1961 - 08/10/1963 Margin360,407 (+43.50%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 05, 1954 TN US Senate - D Primary C. Estes Kefauver
Aug 05, 1954 TN US Senate - R Primary Ray H. Jenkins
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Name (I) Sen. C. Estes Kefauver Tom Wall  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
Uncertified Votes249,121 (69.96%) 106,971 (30.04%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -142,150 (-39.92%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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