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  PA District 12
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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > PA - District 12
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 ModifiedMr. Matt July 27, 2020 11:29pm
Data SourcesPennsylvania Manual, 1974
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won02/25/1974
NameJohn P. "Jack" Murtha, Jr. Votes60,523 (49.91%)
Term02/26/1974 - 01/03/1975 Margin242 (+0.20%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1976
NameJohn P. "Jack" Murtha, Jr. Votes122,504 (67.71%)
Term01/03/1977 - 01/03/1979 Margin64,095 (+35.43%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 21, 1974 PA District 12 - D Primary
John P. "Jack" Murtha, Jr.
D 42,998
May 21, 1974 PA District 12 - R Primary
Harry M. Fox
R 36,950
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Name (I) Rep. John P. "Jack" Murtha, Jr. Harry M. Fox (W) Write-In  
PartyDemocratic Republican Nonpartisan  
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Certified Votes89,193 (58.06%) 64,416 (41.93%) 10 (0.01%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -24,777 (-16.13%) -89,183 (-58.05%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $--  
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Entry Date -- -- 05/17/1974  
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