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  Flood, Daniel J.
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NameDaniel J. Flood
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Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania , United States
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Born November 26, 1903
DiedMay 28, 1994 (90 years)
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May 14, 2019 09:41pm
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Infoborn in Hazleton, Luzerne County, Pa., November 26, 1903; attended the public schools of Wilkes-Barre, Pa., and St. Augustine, Fla.; was graduated from Syracuse (N.Y.) University in 1924; attended Harvard Law School and was graduated from Dickinson School of Law, Carlisle, Pa., in 1929; was admitted to the bar in 1930 and commenced practice in Wilkes-Barre, Pa.; attorney for the Home Owners´┐Ż Loan Corporation in 1934 and 1935; deputy attorney general for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and counsel for the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board 1935-1939; director of the State Bureau of Public Assistance Disbursements and executive assistant to the State treasurer 1941-1944; elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-ninth Congress (January 3, 1945-January 3, 1947); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1946 to the Eightieth Congress; resumed the practice of law; elected to the Eighty-first and Eighty-second Congresses (January 3, 1949-January 3, 1953); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1952 to the Eighty-third Congress; again resumed the practice of law; elected to the Eighty-fourth and to the twelve succeeding Congresses and served from January 3, 1955, until his resignation January 31, 1980; was a resident of Wilkes-Barre, Pa., until his death there on May 28, 1994.


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  11/07/1978 PA District 11 Won 57.54% (+15.08%)
  05/16/1978 PA District 11 - D Primary Won 74.17% (+48.36%)
  11/02/1976 PA District 11 Won 70.83% (+41.65%)
  11/05/1974 PA District 11 Won 74.54% (+49.08%)
  11/07/1972 PA District 11 Won 68.26% (+36.52%)
  04/25/1972 PA District 11 - D Primary Won 87.97% (+75.94%)
  11/03/1970 PA District 11 Won 96.63% (+93.26%)
  05/19/1970 PA District 11 - R Primary Won 93.25% (+86.51%)
  11/05/1968 PA District 11 Won 69.96% (+41.46%)
  11/08/1966 PA District 11 Won 67.24% (+34.47%)
  11/03/1964 PA District 11 Won 77.44% (+54.87%)
  11/06/1962 PA District 11 Won 66.50% (+33.00%)
  11/08/1960 PA District 11 Won 67.09% (+34.18%)
  11/04/1958 PA - District 11 Won 61.70% (+23.40%)
  11/06/1956 PA - District 11 Won 53.05% (+6.11%)
  11/02/1954 PA - District 11 Won 50.93% (+1.86%)
  11/04/1952 PA - District 11 Lost 49.82% (-0.37%)
  11/07/1950 PA - District 11 Won 54.37% (+8.74%)
  11/02/1948 PA - District 11 Won 51.82% (+3.65%)
  11/05/1946 PA - District 11 Lost 49.20% (-1.60%)
  11/07/1944 PA - District 11 Won 52.15% (+4.30%)
  11/03/1942 PA - District 12 Lost 45.54% (-8.93%)
  05/19/1942 PA - District 12 - Special Election Lost 49.76% (-0.48%)
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