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  PA - District 18
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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > PA - District 18
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline April 29, 1932 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 08, 1932 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close November 08, 1932 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start March 04, 1933 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1935 - 12:00pm
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedChronicler November 05, 2007 09:10pm
Data SourcesMichael J. Dubin, United States Congressional Elections 1788-1997, p. 496.
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyRepublican Won11/08/1932
NameJoseph F. Biddle Votes38,584 (59.40%)
Term12/05/1932 - 03/04/1933 Margin12,214 (+18.80%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/1934
NameBenjamin Kurtz Focht Votes37,992 (55.62%)
Term01/03/1935 - 01/03/1937 Margin7,672 (+11.23%)
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Name Rep. Benjamin Kurtz Focht J. Harry Rippman Omer B. Poulson  
PartyRepublican Democratic Citizens  
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Certified Votes28,749 (48.28%) 19,230 (32.29%) 11,568 (19.43%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -9,519 (-15.99%) -17,181 (-28.85%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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