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  NY District 21 Special
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Parents > United States > New York > NY - District 21
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1944 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open June 06, 1944 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close June 06, 1944 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start June 06, 1944 - 11:00pm
Term End January 03, 1945 - 12:00pm
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Last Modifiednystate63 May 01, 2005 12:22pm
Data SourcesNY Legislative Manual
Description Torrens also ran on the American Labor line.
DEM 8,481 ALP 3,176
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1942
NameJoseph A. Gavagan Votes60,588 (66.30%)
Term01/03/1943 - 01/03/1945 Margin29,792 (+32.60%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1944
NameJames H. Torrens Votes91,747 (69.26%)
Term01/03/1945 - 01/03/1947 Margin51,029 (+38.52%)
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Name James H. Torrens Rep. William S. Bennet  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
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Uncertified Votes11,657 (53.49%) 10,135 (46.51%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -1,522 (-6.98%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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