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  PA District 18- Special Election
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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > PA - District 18
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline October 01, 1971 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 02, 1971 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 02, 1971 - 07:00am Central
Term Start November 03, 1971 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1973 - 12:00pm
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifiedChronicler February 27, 2007 07:56pm
Data SourcesMichael J. Dubin, United States Congressional Elections 1788-1997, p. 675.
Description Special election to replace the deseased member.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1970
NameRobert J. Corbett Votes87,246 (60.20%)
Term01/03/1971 - 04/25/1971 Margin32,607 (+22.50%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1972
NameH. John Heinz III Votes144,521 (72.82%)
Term01/03/1973 - 01/03/1975 Margin90,592 (+45.65%)
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Name H. John Heinz III John E. Connelly John E. Backman  
PartyRepublican Democratic Constitutional  
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Certified Votes104,175 (66.64%) 49,428 (31.62%) 2,718 (1.74%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -54,747 (-35.02%) -101,457 (-64.90%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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