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  Powers, John E.
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AffiliationDemocratic  
  1959-00-00  
 
NameJohn E. Powers
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Boston, Massachusetts , United States
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Born November 01, 1910
DiedJuly 31, 1998 (87 years)
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InfoJOHN E. POWERS

158 M. St.. Boston (South Boston), 4th Suffolk
District, Democrat, President of the Senate.

Born: South Boston, Nov. 1, 1910.

Education: Boston English and South Boston
High schools, Young Men's Evening School.

Occupation: Supervisor of Supplies.

Organizations: K. of C, Mun. Clerks' Assn.,
So. Boston Citizens Assn., So. Boston and
Columbia Yacht Clubs, Mass. Bay Yacht
Clubs Assn., Mass. Legislators Assn., Am. Soc.
for Public Administration, Xat. Legislative
Conference, Am. Academy of Political Science.

Public office: Mass. House 1939-46 (Asst.
Democratic Floor Leader 1941-42), Mass.
Senate 1947-'60 (Democratic Floor Leader
1949, 1951-60) (President 1959-60).



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  09/13/1960 MA State Senate - Fourth Suffolk - D Primary Won 61.23% (+22.47%)
  11/03/1959 Boston Mayor Lost 44.11% (-11.78%)
  09/22/1959 Boston Mayor - Primary Won 33.84% (+11.97%)
  11/08/1955 Boston Mayor Lost 47.23% (-5.53%)
  09/27/1955 Boston Mayor - Primary Won 28.00% (+0.00%)
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