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Parents > United States > Massachusetts > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline March 01, 1972 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open September 19, 1972 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close September 19, 1972 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1973 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1979 - 12:00pm
Turnout 37.87% Registered 8.41% Total Population
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifiedRBH August 31, 2009 07:13pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/1966
NameEdward W. Brooke III Votes1,213,473 (60.68%)
Term01/03/1967 - 01/03/1973 Margin438,712 (+21.94%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1972
NameEdward W. Brooke III Votes1,505,932 (63.53%)
Term01/03/1973 - 01/03/1979 Margin682,654 (+28.80%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceMA US Senate 11/07/1972
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Name District Attorney John Droney Gerald F. O'Leary John P. Lynch (W) Others  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic  
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Certified Votes215,523 (45.05%) 169,876 (35.51%) 92,979 (19.43%) 81 (0.02%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -45,647 (-9.54%) -122,544 (-25.61%) -215,442 (-45.03%)  
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