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Parents > United States > Indiana > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
Type Appointment
Filing Deadline March 20, 1916 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open March 20, 1916 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close March 20, 1916 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start March 20, 1916 - 12:00pm
Term End November 07, 1916 - 12:00pm
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Last ModifiedDylanSH99 March 23, 2021 11:37pm
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Description Mr. Taggart was appointed to the U.S. Senate by Gov. Ralston upon the death of Sen. Shively.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1914
NameBenjamin Franklin Shively Votes272,249 (42.14%)
Term01/03/1915 - 03/14/1916 Margin45,483 (+7.04%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1916
NameJames E. Watson Votes335,193 (47.66%)
Term11/08/1916 - 03/03/1921 Margin9,616 (+1.37%)
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