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  NV US Senate - Special
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Parents > United States > Nevada > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline June 10, 1942 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 03, 1942 - 08:00am Central
Polls Close November 03, 1942 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start December 07, 1942 - 12:00pm
Term End June 23, 1945 - 12:00pm
Turnout 36.77% Total Population
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifiedRBH January 30, 2016 01:15am
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Description Special Election to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Key Pittman for the term ending January 3, 1947.

Term end due to death
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won01/02/1941
NameBerkeley L. Bunker Votes1 (100.00%)
Term01/03/1941 - 12/06/1942 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won07/24/1945
NameEdward P. Carville Votes1 (100.00%)
Term07/25/1945 - 01/03/1947 Margin1 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 01, 1942 NV US Senate - Special D Primary James G. Scrugham D 21,776
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Name Rep. James G. Scrugham Cecil Willis Creel  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
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Uncertified Votes23,805 (58.72%) 16,735 (41.28%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -7,070 (-17.44%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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