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Parents > United States > Oregon > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1944 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 07, 1944 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 07, 1944 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 04, 1945 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1951 - 12:00pm
Turnout 40.68% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedChronicler October 22, 2005 06:38pm
Data SourcesUnited States Congressional Elections, 1788-1997 The Official Results by Michael J. Dubin. Note that Dubin has the parties here switched.
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/1938
NameRufus Holman Votes203,120 (54.86%)
Term01/04/1939 - 01/03/1945 Margin35,985 (+9.72%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1950
NameWayne L. Morse Votes376,510 (74.79%)
Term01/03/1951 - 01/20/1953 Margin259,730 (+51.59%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 19, 1944 OR US Senate - D Primary Edgar W. Smith
D 79,824
May 19, 1944 OR US Senate - R Primary Wayne L. Morse
R 143,393
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Name Wayne L. Morse Edgar W. Smith  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes269,095 (60.71%) 174,140 (39.29%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -94,955 (-21.42%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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