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  CA DIstrict 17 - Special Election
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Parents > United States > California > CA - District 17
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1942 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open August 25, 1942 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close August 25, 1942 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start August 25, 1942 - 07:05pm
Term End January 03, 1943 - 12:00pm
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedRBH October 07, 2012 08:37pm
Data SourcesUnited State Congressional Elections, 1788-1997 The Official Results Michael J. Dubin
Description Special election to fill the seat of Representative Geyer, who died on October 11, 1941.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1940
NameLee E. Geyer Votes75,109 (65.46%)
Term01/03/1941 - 10/11/1941 Margin42,247 (+36.82%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1942
NameCecil R. King Votes92,260 (100.00%)
Term01/03/1943 - 01/03/1945 Margin92,260 (+100.00%)
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Name Cecil R. King John A. Shidler Harold A. Sparling John T. Rawls Scattering  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes26,768 (58.02%) 9,073 (19.67%) 5,318 (11.53%) 4,057 (8.79%) 919 (1.99%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -17,695 (-38.35%) -21,450 (-46.49%) -22,711 (-49.23%) -25,849 (-56.03%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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