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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline December 00, 1898 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open December 00, 1898 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close December 00, 1898 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start March 04, 1899 - 12:00pm
Term End December 25, 1899 - 12:00pm
Turnout 0.00% Total Population
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedChronicler February 17, 2007 08:08am
Data SourcesBiographical Directory of the American Congress (1971), p. 272.
Description The legislature of 1898-1899 failed to elect a U.S. Senator. The Pennsylvania Governor appointed Quay to the seat until a choice was made, but the U.S. Senate decided on 12/25/1899 not to allow him to take the seat. The Senate affirmed this decision on 4/24/1900.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won01/17/1893
NameMatthew S. Quay Votes165 (64.96%)
Term03/04/1893 - 03/04/1899 Margin85 (+33.46%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won01/15/1901
NameMatthew S. Quay Votes130 (52.42%)
Term01/17/1901 - 05/28/1904 Margin74 (+29.84%)
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Name (I) Party Leader Matthew S. Quay  
PartyRepublican  
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Uncertified Votes1 (100.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%)  
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