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  OH US Senate- Special Election
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Parents > United States > Ohio > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1946 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 05, 1946 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 05, 1946 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start November 06, 1946 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1947 - 12:00pm
Turnout 30.74% Total Population
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Last ModifiedChronicler December 06, 2020 08:03am
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Description To fill the unexpired term of Senator Harold H. Burton who resigned on October 8, 1945. James W. Huffman was appointed to fill this seat until a replacement was elected. He chose to run for the full-term and not the un-expired term which this election fille.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won10/08/1945
NameJames W. Huffman Votes1 (100.00%)
Term10/08/1945 - 11/06/1946 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/1946
NameJohn W. Bricker Votes1,275,774 (57.02%)
Term01/03/1947 - 01/03/1953 Margin328,164 (+14.67%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 07, 1946 OH US Senate - Special R Primary
Kingsley A. Taft
R 293,985
May 07, 1946 OH US Senate - Special D Primary
Henry P. Webber
D 220,612
May 07, 1946 OH US Senate - D Primary
James W. Huffman
D 280,810
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Name Kingsley A. Taft Henry P. Webber  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)1,193,852 (56.22%) 929,584 (43.78%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -264,268 (-12.45%)  
Estimated Final2,387,704 (56.22%) 1,859,168 (43.78%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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