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Parents > United States > Iowa > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1948 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 02, 1948 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 02, 1948 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1949 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1955 - 12:00pm
Turnout 39.41% Total Population
Contributoreddy 9_99
Last ModifiedRBH February 11, 2018 05:22pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1942
NameGeorge Wilson Votes410,383 (57.98%)
Term01/03/1943 - 01/03/1949 Margin115,189 (+16.27%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/1954
NameThomas E. Martin Votes442,409 (52.21%)
Term01/03/1955 - 01/03/1961 Margin39,697 (+4.68%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 07, 1948 IA US Senate - R Primary George Wilson R 270,617
Jun 07, 1948 IA US Senate - D Primary Guy Mark Gillette D 65,256
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Name Sen. Guy Mark Gillette (I) Sen. George Wilson Seymour Pitcher Z. Everett Kellum Hugo Bockewitz  
PartyDemocratic Republican Progressive Prohibition Socialist  
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Certified Votes578,226 (57.80%) 415,778 (41.56%) 3,387 (0.34%) 2,580 (0.26%) 441 (0.04%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -162,448 (-16.24%) -574,839 (-57.46%) -575,646 (-57.54%) -577,785 (-57.75%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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