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  US President - SOC Convention
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Parents > United States > U.S. Executive
OfficePresident
Type Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1916 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open March 10, 1916 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close March 11, 1916 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start March 04, 1917 - 12:00pm
Term End March 04, 1921 - 12:00pm
Turnout 0.04% Total Population
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedChronicler November 25, 2005 08:05pm
Data SourcesOhio Elects the President, p. 87.
Description The 5th Socialist Party National Convention assembled in Chicago IL.

At the convention, mail-in ballots for the presidential nomination were counted and announced. The vote was as shown here. George R. Kirkpatrick NJ was nominated for vice president.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won01/13/1913
NameWoodrow Wilson Votes435 (81.92%)
Term03/04/1913 - 03/04/1917 Margin347 (+65.35%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won01/08/1917
NameWoodrow Wilson Votes277 (52.17%)
Term03/04/1917 - 03/04/1921 Margin23 (+4.33%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceUS President 01/08/1917
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Name Allan Louis Benson Party Leader James Hudson Maurer Arthur LeSueur  
PartySocialist Socialist Socialist  
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Uncertified Votes16,639 (51.36%) 12,264 (37.85%) 3,495 (10.79%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -4,375 (-13.50%) -13,144 (-40.57%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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