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  IL US President - R Primary
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Parents > United States > Illinois > President
Parent RaceUS President - R Primaries
OfficePresident
TypeRepublican Primary Election
Filing Deadline February 10, 1948 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open April 13, 1948 - 12:00am Central
Polls Close April 13, 1948 - 12:00pm Central
Term Start January 20, 1949 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1953 - 12:00pm
Turnout 4.23% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedIndyGeorgia October 28, 2011 10:33pm
Data SourcesIllinois Blue Book, 1947-48, p. 747.
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1944
NameFranklin Delano Roosevelt Votes2,079,479 (51.52%)
Term01/20/1945 - 01/20/1949 Margin140,165 (+3.47%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1948
NameHarry S. Truman Votes1,994,715 (50.07%)
Term01/20/1949 - 01/20/1953 Margin33,612 (+0.84%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceIL US President 11/02/1948
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Name Riley A. Bender (W) Supreme Allied Commander Douglas MacArthur (W) Gov. Harold E. Stassen (W) Gov. Thomas E. Dewey (W) Sen. Robert A. Taft (W) Others  
PartyRepublican Republican Republican Republican Republican Republican  
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Certified Votes324,029 (96.90%) 6,672 (2.00%) 1,572 (0.47%) 953 (0.29%) 705 (0.21%) 475 (0.14%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -317,357 (-94.90%) -322,457 (-96.43%) -323,076 (-96.61%) -323,324 (-96.69%) -323,554 (-96.75%)  
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