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Date Type Results
Nov 06, 2018 General Election
 Joe Courtney(I)
178,883
62.11%
 Dan Postemski
102,326
35.53%
 Michelle Louise Bicking
3,527
1.22%
 Dan Reale
3,295
1.14%
Nov 08, 2016 General Election
 Joe Courtney(I)
208,818
63.23%
 Daria Novak
111,149
33.66%
 Jonathan Pelto
5,332
1.61%
 Dan Reale
4,949
1.50%
 Elizabeth Traceski (W)
9
0.00%
Nov 04, 2014 General Election
 Joe Courtney(I)
141,948
62.28%
 Lori Hopkins-Cavanagh
80,837
35.46%
 Dan Reale
2,602
1.14%
 William C. Clyde
2,549
1.12%
Nov 06, 2012 General Election
 Joe Courtney(I)
204,691
68.31%
 Paul Formica
87,828
29.31%
 Colin D. Bennett
3,629
1.21%
 Dan Reale
3,504
1.17%
Date Type Results
Nov 02, 2010 General Election
 Joe Courtney(I)
147,748
59.86%
 Janet Peckinpaugh
95,671
38.76%
 G. Scott Deshefy
3,344
1.35%
 Dan Reale (W)
27
0.01%
 Muriel P. Bianchi (W)
19
0.01%
Nov 04, 2008 General Election
 Joe Courtney(I)
212,411
65.72%
 Sean P. Sullivan
104,469
32.33%
 G. Scott Deshefy
6,287
1.95%
 Todd Vachon (W)
15
0.00%
Nov 07, 2006 General Election
 Joe Courtney
121,248
50.02%
 Rob Simmons(I)
121,165
49.98%
Nov 02, 2004 General Election
 Rob Simmons(I)
165,558
54.18%
 Jim Sullivan
139,987
45.82%
Nov 05, 2002 General Election
 Rob Simmons(I)
117,434
54.09%
 Joe Courtney
99,674
45.91%
Date Type Results
Nov 07, 2000 General Election
 Rob Simmons
114,380
50.63%
 Sam Gejdenson(I)
111,520
49.37%
Nov 03, 1998 General Election
 Sam Gejdenson(I)
99,567
61.01%
 Gary M. Koval
57,860
35.45%
 Dianne Guenetta Ondusko
5,116
3.13%
 Paul W. Cook
658
0.40%
Nov 05, 1996 General Election
 Sam Gejdenson(I)
115,175
51.59%
 Edward W. Munster
100,332
44.94%
 Dianne Guenetta Ondusko
6,477
2.90%
 Thomas E. Hall
1,263
0.57%
  Others (W)
2
0.00%
Nov 08, 1994 General Election
 Sam Gejdenson(I)
79,188
42.56%
 Edward W. Munster
79,167
42.55%
 David Bingham
27,716
14.90%
  Others (W)
2
0.00%
Nov 03, 1992 General Election
 Sam Gejdenson(I)
123,291
50.80%
 Edward W. Munster
119,416
49.20%
Date Type Results
Nov 06, 1990 General Election
 Sam Gejdenson(I)
105,085
59.70%
 John Ragsdale
70,922
40.29%
  Others (W)
8
0.00%
Nov 08, 1988 General Election
 Sam Gejdenson(I)
143,326
63.62%
 Glenn Carberry
81,965
36.38%
Nov 04, 1986 General Election
 Sam Gejdenson(I)
109,229
67.38%
 Bob Mullen
52,869
32.62%
Nov 06, 1984 General Election
 Sam Gejdenson(I)
124,110
54.37%
 Roberta Koontz
103,119
45.18%
 Donald W. Wood
1,024
0.45%
Nov 02, 1982 General Election
 Sam Gejdenson(I)
95,254
55.77%
 Tony Guglielmo
74,294
43.50%
 Donald W. Wood
1,255
0.73%
Date Type Results
Nov 04, 1980 General Election
 Sam Gejdenson
119,176
53.37%
 Tony Guglielmo
104,107
46.62%
  Write-In
28
0.01%
Nov 07, 1978 General Election
 Chris Dodd(I)
116,624
69.91%
 Thomas Hudson Connell
50,167
30.07%
  Others (W)
23
0.01%
Nov 02, 1976 General Election
 Chris Dodd(I)
142,684
65.07%
 Richard Jackson
74,743
34.09%
 Anthony Discepolo
1,857
0.85%
Nov 05, 1974 General Election
 Chris Dodd
104,436
59.02%
 Samuel B. Hellier
69,380
39.21%
 Anthony Discepolo
3,124
1.77%
Nov 07, 1972 General Election
 Robert H. Steele(I)
142,094
65.93%
 Roger Hilsman, Jr.
73,400
34.06%
  Write-In (W)
18
0.01%
Date Type Results
Nov 03, 1970 General Election
 Robert H. Steele
92,846
53.26%
 John F. Pickett
81,492
46.74%
Nov 03, 1970 Special Election
 Robert H. Steele
92,816
53.30%
 John F. Pickett
81,333
46.70%
Nov 05, 1968 General Election
 William L. St. Onge(I)
106,203
54.05%
 Peter P. Mariani
89,098
45.35%
 Daniel Tarasevich
1,177
0.60%
Nov 08, 1966 General Election
 William L. St. Onge(I)
90,298
56.21%
 Joseph H. Goldberg
69,402
43.20%
 Daniel Tarasevich
939
0.58%
Nov 03, 1964 General Election
 William L. St. Onge(I)
119,530
63.27%
 Belton A. Copp
69,403
36.73%
Date Type Results
Nov 06, 1962 General Election
 William L. St. Onge
83,652
50.80%
 Moses A. Savin
81,010
49.20%
Nov 08, 1960 General Election
 Horace Seely-Brown, Jr.
93,971
50.12%
 William L. St. Onge
93,515
49.88%
Nov 04, 1958 General Election
 Chester Bowles
79,672
53.29%
 Horace Seely-Brown, Jr.(I)
69,837
46.71%
Nov 06, 1956 General Election
 Horace Seely-Brown, Jr.(I)
99,274
59.05%
 Douglas J. Bennet
68,847
40.95%
Nov 02, 1954 General Election
 Horace Seely-Brown, Jr.(I)
72,833
50.69%
 Henry H. Pierce, Jr.
70,853
49.31%
Nov 04, 1952 General Election
 Horace Seely-Brown, Jr.(I)
90,827
55.49%
 William M. Citron
72,868
44.51%
Nov 07, 1950 General Election
 Horace Seely-Brown, Jr.
68,747
50.82%
 Chase Goings Woodhouse(I)
66,523
49.18%
Nov 02, 1948 General Election
 Chase Goings Woodhouse
69,339
51.65%
 Horace Seely-Brown, Jr.(I)
64,916
48.35%
Nov 05, 1946 General Election
 Horace Seely-Brown, Jr.
59,828
55.29%
 Chase Goings Woodhouse(I)
48,376
44.71%
Nov 07, 1944 General Election
 Chase Goings Woodhouse
63,013
51.24%
 John D. McWilliams(I)
59,973
48.76%
Nov 03, 1942 General Election
 John D. McWilliams
46,426
51.38%
 William J. Fitzgerald(I)
43,934
48.62%
Nov 05, 1940 General Election
 William J. Fitzgerald
63,021
52.42%
 Thomas R. Ball(I)
56,825
47.27%
 John R. McHale
374
0.31%
Nov 08, 1938 General Election
 Thomas R. Ball
48,180
48.39%
 William J. Fitzgerald(I)
45,056
45.25%
 Thomas E. Bowman
6,333
6.36%
Nov 03, 1936 General Election
 William J. Fitzgerald
55,369
50.94%
 William L. Higgins(I)
50,369
46.34%
 James I. Mundell
2,456
2.26%
 Harold C. White
490
0.45%
Nov 06, 1934 General Election
 William L. Higgins(I)
44,899
49.59%
 John M. Dowe
43,816
48.39%
 Arthur E. Oddie
1,339
1.48%
 Peter Larsen
489
0.54%
Nov 08, 1932 General Election
 William L. Higgins
45,232
49.45%
 William C. Fox
45,011
49.21%
 Elmer Jewett
1,054
1.15%
 Michael H. Rollo
177
0.19%
Nov 04, 1930 General Election
 Richard P. Freeman(I)
37,801
53.37%
 William C. Fox
33,029
46.63%
Nov 06, 1928 General Election
 Richard P. Freeman(I)
48,590
56.25%
 William M. Citron
37,786
43.75%
Nov 02, 1926 General Election
 Richard P. Freeman(I)
33,809
62.21%
 Hermon J. Gibbs
20,538
37.79%
Nov 04, 1924 General Election
 Richard P. Freeman(I)
42,161
64.96%
 Frank P. Fenton
22,258
34.29%
  Williams
378
0.58%
 William P. Barstow
105
0.16%
Nov 07, 1922 General Election
 Richard P. Freeman(I)
31,484
55.35%
 Raymond J. Jodoin
24,732
43.48%
 Albert Boardman
664
1.17%
Nov 02, 1920 General Election
 Richard P. Freeman(I)
39,432
63.74%
 Thomas R. Murray
20,868
33.73%
 George H. Moles
912
1.47%
 John R. Parkhurst
459
0.74%
 Albert H. Frink
196
0.32%
Nov 05, 1918 General Election
 Richard P. Freeman(I)
16,251
53.11%
 Frank P. Fenton
13,467
44.01%
 Charles F. Muller
526
1.72%
 Arthur W. Chaffee
227
0.74%
 Albert H. Frank
103
0.34%
 Lester D. Schriver
23
0.08%
Nov 07, 1916 General Election
 Richard P. Freeman(I)
20,406
52.75%
 Daniel P. Dunn
17,233
44.55%
 Albert Boardman
600
1.55%
 Frederick L. Hall
363
0.94%
 Charles H. Funk
84
0.22%
Nov 03, 1914 General Election
 Richard P. Freeman
18,255
52.50%
 Bryan F. Mahan(I)
14,270
41.04%
 Deilbert O. Daniels
1,369
3.94%
 Albert Boardman
579
1.67%
 William P. Barstow
296
0.85%
Nov 05, 1912 General Election
 Bryan F. Mahan
14,936
41.75%
 William A. King
14,421
40.31%
 G. Warren Davis
4,742
13.26%
 William M. Kellas
1,059
2.96%
 Charles M. Reed
459
1.28%
 Otto Ruckser
157
0.44%
Date Type Results
Nov 08, 1910 General Election
 Thomas L. Reilly
27,492
48.68%
 Andrew N. Shepard
24,480
43.34%
 Julius J. Paecht
3,708
6.57%
 Thomas R. Thompson
423
0.75%
 Otto Ruckser
375
0.66%
Nov 03, 1908 General Election
 Nehemiah D. Sperry(I)
36,083
55.02%
 Thomas L. Reilly
26,832
40.91%
 Alfred W. Smith
2,039
3.11%
 A. Judson Bolster
529
0.81%
 Charles B. Wells
97
0.15%
Nov 06, 1906 General Election
 Nehemiah D. Sperry(I)
29,058
53.07%
 George M. Wallace
23,757
43.39%
 Arsene Babin
1,551
2.83%
 Charles Wissert
350
0.64%
 Charles B. Sundberg
38
0.07%
Nov 08, 1904 General Election
 Nehemiah D. Sperry(I)
29,058
51.04%
 Louis A. Fisk
24,679
43.35%
 Eugene Toomey
2,379
4.18%
 George W. Banks
416
0.73%
 Frederick Gay
219
0.38%
 Michael J. Bumstead
181
0.32%
Nov 04, 1902 General Election
 Nehemiah D. Sperry(I)
29,658
54.72%
 George Morse
22,283
41.11%
 Cornelius Mahoney
1,422
2.62%
 Joseph Colbassani
480
0.89%
 Frederic Bradley
356
0.66%
Nov 06, 1900 General Election
 Nehemiah D. Sperry(I)
33,205
52.92%
 Oliver Gildersleeve
28,349
45.18%
 Joseph Bearhalter
537
0.86%
 Milton R. Kerr
369
0.59%
 Robert T. Grant
289
0.46%
Nov 08, 1898 General Election
 Nehemiah D. Sperry(I)
27,004
51.87%
 James H. Webb
23,556
45.24%
 George Mansfield
1,125
2.16%
 Milton R. Kerr
380
0.73%
Nov 03, 1896 General Election
 Nehemiah D. Sperry(I)
35,944
59.28%
 Austin B. Fuller
22,317
36.81%
 N. Holton Wood
1,213
2.00%
 Timothy Sullivan
674
1.11%
 Edward P. Augur
482
0.79%
Nov 06, 1894 General Election
 Nehemiah D. Sperry
28,749
54.93%
 James P. Pigott(I)
21,821
41.70%
 Henry C. Baldwin
693
1.32%
 Duane N. Griffin
599
1.14%
 Frederick Thornton
471
0.90%
Nov 08, 1892 General Election
 James P. Pigott
27,624
50.98%
 Stephen W. Kellogg
24,772
45.71%
 Lyman H. Squires
1,192
2.20%
 Alfred S. Houghton
418
0.77%
 Albert Gogler
184
0.34%
Nov 04, 1890 General Election
 Washington F. Willcox(I)
23,367
52.90%
 Josiah M. Hubbard
19,836
44.91%
 Charles M. Whittemore
969
2.19%
Nov 06, 1888 General Election
 Washington F. Willcox
24,959
49.64%
 H. Wales Lines
24,161
48.05%
 Edward P. Augur
1,155
2.30%
 Daniel W. Ventres
10
0.02%
Nov 02, 1886 General Election
 Carlos French
18,730
47.88%
 Edward C. Lewis
17,402
44.49%
 George Mansfield
1,649
4.22%
 Edward P. Augur
1,336
3.42%
Nov 04, 1884 General Election
 Charles L. Mitchell(I)
22,589
50.84%
 Henry Allen
20,573
46.30%
 Henry C. Baldwin
718
1.62%
 Sidney A. Dowd
552
1.24%
Nov 07, 1882 General Election
 Charles L. Mitchell
19,335
51.94%
 Samuel E. Merwin
17,530
47.09%
 Otis S. Range
199
0.53%
 Ami B. Baker
163
0.44%
Nov 02, 1880 General Election
 James Phelps(I)
21,632
51.72%
 Thomas Wallace
20,068
47.98%
 Calvin Sears Harrington
124
0.30%
Nov 05, 1878 General Election
 James Phelps(I)
16,504
53.19%
 Benjamin Douglas
14,231
45.86%
 Calvin Sears Harrington
294
0.95%
Nov 07, 1876 General Election
 James Phelps(I)
19,500
53.42%
 Stephen W. Kellogg
16,777
45.96%
 Calvin Sears Harrington
222
0.61%
 B. Wooster
4
0.01%
Apr 05, 1875 General Election
 James Phelps
15,440
51.64%
 Stephen W. Kellogg(I)
13,831
46.25%
 Calvin Sears Harrington
631
2.11%
Apr 07, 1873 General Election
 Stephen W. Kellogg(I)
12,761
50.15%
 James E. English
12,173
47.84%
 Arthur Caleff
510
2.00%
Apr 04, 1871 General Election
 Stephen W. Kellogg(I)
13,783
50.05%
 John Kendrick
13,757
49.95%
Apr 05, 1869 General Election
 Stephen W. Kellogg
13,102
50.82%
 James F. Babcock
12,678
49.18%
Apr 01, 1867 General Election
 Julius Hotchkiss
14,730
53.24%
 Cyrus Northrop
12,937
46.76%
Apr 03, 1865 General Election
 Samuel L. Warner
11,236
54.13%
 Edward A. Russell
9,521
45.87%
Apr 06, 1863 General Election
 James E. English(I)
11,448
52.33%
 Samuel L. Warner
10,429
47.67%
Apr 01, 1861 General Election
 James E. English
12,490
52.29%
 John Woodruff(I)
11,396
47.71%
Apr 04, 1859 General Election
 John Woodruff
10,669
50.56%
 Samuel Arnold(I)
10,347
49.03%
 Austin Baldwin
86
0.41%
Apr 06, 1857 General Election
 Samuel Arnold
9,398
51.34%
 John Woodruff(I)
8,906
48.66%
Apr 02, 1855 General Election
 John Woodruff
9,876
55.50%
 Samuel Arnold
7,918
44.50%
Apr 04, 1853 General Election
 Colin M. Ingersoll(I)
8,551
53.06%
 Austin Baldwin
6,773
42.03%
 Samuel Ingham
791
4.91%
Apr 07, 1851 General Election
 Colin M. Ingersoll
7,331
50.05%
 James F. Babcock
6,786
46.33%
 Walter Booth(I)
530
3.62%
Apr 02, 1849 General Election
 Walter Booth
6,672
50.05%
 James F. Babcock
6,532
49.00%
 Samuel D. Hubbard(I)
126
0.95%
Apr 05, 1847 General Election
 Samuel D. Hubbard(I)
7,325
50.86%
 Samuel Ingham
6,672
46.33%
 Ely Warner
405
2.81%
Apr 07, 1845 General Election
 Samuel D. Hubbard
7,266
53.01%
 John J. Stewart(I)
6,131
44.73%
 Ely Warner
310
2.26%
Apr 03, 1843 General Election
 John J. Stewart
6,577
48.89%
 Samuel D. Hubbard
6,500
48.31%
 Ely Warner
377
2.80%
Date Type Results
Apr 05, 1841 General Election
 William W. Boardman(I)
6,225
54.32%
 Charles A. Ingersoll
5,234
45.68%
Nov 03, 1840 Special Election
 William W. Boardman
7,294
53.74%
 Charles A. Ingersoll
6,279
46.26%
Apr 01, 1839 General Election
 William L. Storrs
6,274
50.67%
 Samuel Ingham(I)
6,108
49.33%
Apr 03, 1837 General Election
 Samuel Ingham(I)
6,183
55.38%
 Henry C. Flagg
4,982
44.62%

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