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Parents > United States > Alabama > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1996 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 05, 1996 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 05, 1996 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1997 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2003 - 12:00pm
Turnout 37.11% Total Population
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifiedAndy December 24, 2007 04:39pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1990
NameHowell Heflin Votes717,814 (60.57%)
Term01/03/1991 - 01/03/1997 Margin250,624 (+21.15%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/2002
NameJeff Sessions Votes792,561 (58.58%)
Term01/03/2003 - 01/03/2009 Margin253,683 (+18.75%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 04, 1996 AL US Senate - D Primary Roger Bedford, Jr.
D 315,724
Jun 04, 1996 AL US Senate - R Primary Jeff Sessions
R 217,868
Jun 25, 1996 AL US Senate - D Runoff Roger Bedford, Jr.
D 230,162
Jun 25, 1996 AL US Senate - R Runoff Jeff Sessions
R 137,837
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Name Attorney General Jeff Sessions St. Sen. Roger Bedford, Jr. Mark Thornton Charles R. Hebner Others  
PartyRepublican Democratic Libertarian Natural Law Nonpartisan  
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Uncertified Votes786,436 (52.45%) 681,651 (45.46%) 21,550 (1.44%) 9,123 (0.61%) 633 (0.04%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -104,785 (-6.99%) -764,886 (-51.01%) -777,313 (-51.84%) -785,803 (-52.41%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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