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Parents > United States > Montana > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1982 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 02, 1982 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 02, 1982 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1983 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1989 - 12:00pm
Turnout 40.81% Total Population
ContributorRP
Last ModifiedRBH June 15, 2011 06:48pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1976
NameJohn "Doc" Melcher Votes206,232 (64.16%)
Term01/03/1977 - 01/03/1983 Margin91,019 (+28.32%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/1988
NameConrad R. Burns Votes189,445 (51.87%)
Term01/03/1989 - 01/03/1995 Margin13,636 (+3.73%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 08, 1982 MT US Senate- R Primary Larry Williams R 56,311
Jun 08, 1982 MT US Senate- D Primary John "Doc" Melcher D 122,369
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Name (I) Sen. John "Doc" Melcher Larry Williams Larry Dodge  
PartyDemocratic Republican Libertarian  
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Uncertified Votes174,861 (54.46%) 133,789 (41.67%) 12,412 (3.87%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -41,072 (-12.79%) -162,449 (-50.60%)  
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01/05/2008 John "Doc" Melcher TVAd Mixed eng Melcher For Senate 1982 TV Commercial  00:01:00 RP 

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