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  Case, Clifford
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AffiliationRepublican  
<-  1977-01-01  
 
NameClifford Case
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Rahway, New Jersey , United States
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Born April 16, 1904
DiedMarch 05, 1982 (77 years)
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InfoRepresentative and a Senator from New Jersey; born in Franklin Park, Somerset County, N.J., April 16, 1904; attended the public schools of Poughkeepsie, N.Y.; was graduated from Rutgers University, New Brunswick, N.J., in 1925 and from Columbia University Law School, New York City, in 1928; was admitted to the bar in 1928 and commenced practice in New York City; member of the Rahway (N.J.) Common Council 1938-1942; member, New Jersey house of assembly 1943-1944; trustee of Rutgers University; elected as a Republican to the Seventy-ninth and to the four succeeding Congresses, and served from January 3, 1945, until his resignation August 16, 1953; president of The Fund for the Republic 1953-1954; elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 1954; reelected in 1960, 1966, and again in 1972 and served from January 3, 1955, to January 3, 1979; unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 1978; resumed the practice of law; lecturer at Rutgers University´┐Żs Eagleton Institute of Politics; resided in Rahway, N.J., until his death in Washington, D.C., on March 5, 1982; interment at New Cemetery, Somerville, N.J.


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RACES
  06/07/1978 NJ US Senate- R Primary Lost 49.26% (-1.49%)
  11/07/1972 NJ US Senate Won 62.46% (+27.95%)
  06/06/1972 NJ US Senate- R Primary Won 70.13% (+40.26%)
  08/08/1968 US President - R Convention Lost 1.17% (-64.72%)
  11/08/1966 NJ US Senate Won 60.02% (+23.04%)
  11/08/1960 NJ US Senate Won 55.69% (+12.48%)
  04/19/1960 NJ US Senate - R Primary Won 63.72% (+30.39%)
  11/02/1954 NJ US Senate Won 48.66% (+0.19%)
  11/04/1952 NJ District 6 Won 63.94% (+28.52%)
  11/07/1950 NJ District 06 Won 62.22% (+24.45%)
  11/02/1948 NJ District 06 Won 55.30% (+14.49%)
  11/05/1946 NJ District 06 Won 64.70% (+31.71%)
  11/07/1944 NJ District 06 Won 55.50% (+12.40%)
ENTERED, DROPPED OUT
  06/11/1968 US President - R Primaries Lost 0.00% (-37.93%)
ENDORSEMENTS
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Dec 17, 1975 R John Paul Stevens
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Dec 15, 1971 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Dec 09, 1971 D Lewis Franklin Powell, Jr.
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - May 17, 1970 R Harry Blackmun
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Apr 08, 1970 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Nov 21, 1969 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Chief Justice - Jun 23, 1969 R Warren E. Burger
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Aug 30, 1967 D Thurgood Marshall