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Parents > United States > Tennessee > 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 36.47% Total Population
ContributorRP
Last ModifiedRBH June 29, 2011 12:36am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/1994
NameFred Thompson Votes885,998 (60.44%)
Term12/02/1994 - 01/03/1997 Margin320,068 (+21.83%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/2002
NameLamar Alexander Votes891,420 (54.27%)
Term01/03/2003 - 01/03/2009 Margin163,125 (+9.93%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 01, 1996 TN US Senate- R Primary Fred Thompson
R 283,264OTH 23
Aug 01, 1996 TN US Senate- D Primary Houston Gordon
D 246,591OTH 40
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Name (I) Sen. Fred Thompson Houston Gordon John Jay Hooker Bruce Gold Robert O. Watson Greg Samples Philip L. Kienlen
PartyRepublican Democratic Independent Independent Independent Independent Independent
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Uncertified Votes1,091,554 (61.37%) 654,937 (36.82%) 14,401 (0.81%) 5,865 (0.33%) 5,569 (0.31%) 4,104 (0.23%) 2,173 (0.12%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -436,617 (-24.55%) -1,077,153 (-60.56%) -1,085,689 (-61.04%) -1,085,985 (-61.06%) -1,087,450 (-61.14%) -1,089,381 (-61.25%)
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Uncertified Votes61 (0.00%)  
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