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  Secretary of Defense
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Parents > United States > U.S. Executive > Department of Defense
OfficeSecretary of Defense
Type Confirmation
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open January 30, 1973 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Close January 30, 1973 - 12:00pm Central
Term Start January 30, 1973 - 12:00pm
Term End May 24, 1973 - 12:00pm
ContributorDFWDem
Last ModifiedIndyGeorgia May 31, 2012 10:11pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won01/22/1969
NameMelvin R. Laird, Jr. Votes1 (100.00%)
Term01/22/1969 - 01/29/1973 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won07/02/1973
NameJames R. Schlesinger Votes1 (100.00%)
Term07/02/1973 - 11/19/1975 Margin1 (+100.00%)
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Name H.E.W. Secretary Elliot L. Richardson Reject  
PartyRepublican No Party Affiliation  
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Certified Votes81 (98.78%) 1 (1.22%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -80 (-97.56%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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