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Parents > United States > Illinois > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline February 01, 1956 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open April 10, 1956 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close April 10, 1956 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1957 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1963 - 12:00pm
Turnout 7.13% Total Population
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Last Modifiedev August 08, 2007 05:53pm
Data SourcesIllinois Blue Book, 1955-1956 P. 815
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1950
NameEverett McKinley Dirksen Votes1,951,984 (53.88%)
Term01/03/1951 - 01/03/1957 Margin294,354 (+8.13%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/1956
NameEverett McKinley Dirksen Votes2,307,352 (54.10%)
Term01/03/1957 - 01/03/1963 Margin357,469 (+8.38%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceIL US Senate 11/06/1956
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Name St. Rep. Richard Stengel Write-In  
PartyDemocratic Democratic  
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Certified Votes (0.00% in)621,005 (99.99%) 50 (0.01%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -620,955 (-99.98%)  
Estimated Final1,242,010 (99.99%) 100 (0.01%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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