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  Atkinson, Eugene V.
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NameEugene V. Atkinson
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Aliquippa, Pennsylvania , United States
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Born April 05, 1927
DiedAugust 04, 2016 (89 years)
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InfoEugene Vincent Atkinson

born in Aliquippa, Pa., April 5, 1927; graduated, Aliquippa High School, 1945; master's degree program, University of Pittsburgh; served in the U.S. Navy Seabees; owned and operated an insurance agency; appointed director of customs, Port of Pittsburgh, 1962-1969; Beaver County Commissioner, 1972-1978; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-sixth and Ninety-seventh Congresses (January 3, 1979-January 3, 1983); announced his affiliation with the Republican Party on October 14, 1981; was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the Ninety-eighth Congress; is a resident of Aliquippa, Pa.

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  11/02/1982 PA District 4 Lost 38.62% (-21.51%)
  05/18/1982 PA District 4 - R Primary Won 55.94% (+11.88%)
  10/14/1981 PA District 25 - Party Switch Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/04/1980 PA District 25 Won 67.09% (+34.18%)
  04/22/1980 PA District 25 - D Primary Won 75.19% (+62.30%)
  11/07/1978 PA District 25 Won 46.47% (+4.17%)
  05/16/1978 PA District 25 - D Primary Won 25.27% (+10.49%)
  11/02/1976 PA District 25 Lost 43.21% (-13.58%)
  04/27/1976 PA District 25 - D Primary Won 44.79% (+18.70%)
ENDORSEMENTS
PA US President - D Primary - Apr 22, 1980 D Edward M. "Ted" Kennedy
US President - D Primaries - Jun 03, 1980 D Edward M. "Ted" Kennedy