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  IL District 15 - Special R Primary
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Parents > United States > Illinois > IL - District 15
OfficeHouse of Representatives
TypeRepublican Primary Election
Filing Deadline December 01, 1971 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open February 15, 1972 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close February 15, 1972 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start April 05, 1972 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1973 - 12:00pm
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Last ModifiedMr. Matt September 13, 2021 06:17pm
Data SourcesIllinois Official Vote Totals, 1972
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Description There was 19,165 people voting in the special primary to replace Rep. Reid. There were about 223,000 registered voters in the district giving a less than 1% voter turnout district wide.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1970
NameCharlotte T. Reid Votes95,222 (68.88%)
Term01/03/1971 - 10/07/1971 Margin52,208 (+37.77%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won04/04/1972
NameCliffard D. Carlson Votes31,543 (54.79%)
Term04/05/1972 - 01/03/1973 Margin5,513 (+9.58%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceIL District 15 - Special Election 04/04/1972
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Name Cliffard D. Carlson John A. "Jack" Cunningham William C. "Bill" McConkey (W) Write-In  
PartyRepublican Republican Republican Republican  
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Certified Votes7,949 (41.47%) 6,005 (31.33%) 5,211 (27.19%) 1 (0.01%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -1,944 (-10.14%) -2,738 (-14.29%) -7,948 (-41.47%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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Entry Date -- -- -- 12/01/1971  
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