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  PA District 08
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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > PA - District 08
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline May 17, 1974 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 05, 1974 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close November 05, 1974 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1975 - 12:00am
Term End January 03, 1977 - 12:00am
Contributoreddy 9_99
Last ModifiedChronicler April 10, 2009 07:03pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1972
NameEdward G. Biester, Jr. Votes115,799 (64.38%)
Term01/03/1973 - 01/03/1975 Margin51,730 (+28.76%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1976
NamePeter H. Kostmayer Votes93,855 (49.50%)
Term01/03/1977 - 01/03/1979 Margin1,312 (+0.69%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 21, 1974 PA District 8 - D Primary William B. Moyer
D 24,979
May 21, 1974 PA District 8 - R Primary Edward G. Biester, Jr.
R 26,791
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Name (I) Rep. Edward G. Biester, Jr. William B. Moyer Robert D. McKenney  
PartyRepublican Democratic Constitutional  
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Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)75,313 (56.25%) 54,815 (40.94%) 3,763 (2.81%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -20,498 (-15.31%) -71,550 (-53.44%)  
Estimated Final150,626 (56.25%) 109,630 (40.94%) 7,526 (2.81%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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