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  TX US Senate - D Primary
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Parents > United States > Texas > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1972 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open May 06, 1972 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close May 06, 1972 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1973 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1979 - 12:00pm
Turnout 18.45% Total Population
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifiedRBH March 12, 2016 07:36pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/1966
NameJohn G. Tower Votes842,501 (56.42%)
Term01/03/1967 - 01/03/1973 Margin198,646 (+13.30%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1972
NameJohn G. Tower Votes1,822,877 (53.40%)
Term01/03/1973 - 01/03/1979 Margin310,892 (+9.11%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceTX US Senate 11/07/1972
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Name Sen. Ralph W. Yarborough US Attorney Barefoot Sanders Hugh Wilson Thomas M. Cartlidge Alfonso Veloz  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic  
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Certified Votes1,032,606 (49.99%) 787,504 (38.12%) 125,460 (6.07%) 66,240 (3.21%) 53,938 (2.61%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -245,102 (-11.87%) -907,146 (-43.91%) -966,366 (-46.78%) -978,668 (-47.38%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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