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Parents > United States > Alaska > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1968 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 05, 1968 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 05, 1968 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1969 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1975 - 12:00pm
Turnout 36.15% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedBarack O-blame-a May 12, 2005 01:04pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1962
NameErnest Gruening Votes33,827 (58.14%)
Term01/03/1963 - 01/03/1969 Margin9,473 (+16.28%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1974
NameMike Gravel Votes54,361 (58.28%)
Term01/03/1975 - 01/03/1981 Margin15,447 (+16.56%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 27, 1968 AK US Senate - Open Primary Mike Gravel
D 33,986R 19,431
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Name Speaker of the House Mike Gravel Elmer E. Rasmuson (I) (W) Sen. Ernest Gruening  
PartyDemocratic Republican Independent  
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Uncertified Votes36,527 (45.13%) 30,286 (37.42%) 14,118 (17.44%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -6,241 (-7.71%) -22,409 (-27.69%)  
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