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  KS - District 02 - Special Election
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Parents > United States > Kansas > KS - District 02
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline September 01, 1883 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open October 09, 1883 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close October 09, 1883 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start March 21, 1884 - 12:00pm
Term End March 04, 1885 - 12:00pm
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedChronicler May 05, 2008 08:37pm
Data SourcesMichael J. Dubin, U.S. Congressional Elections 1788-1997, p. 263.
Description Special election to fill the vacancy occasioned by the death of Rep. Haskell.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyRepublican Won11/07/1882
NameDudley C. Haskell Votes23,601 (48.74%)
Term03/04/1883 - 12/16/1883 Margin4,485 (+9.26%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyRepublican Won11/04/1884
NameEdward H. Funston Votes22,518 (60.50%)
Term03/04/1885 - 03/04/1887 Margin7,815 (+21.00%)
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Name Edward H. Funston Samuel A. Riggs  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
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Certified Votes24,116 (57.36%) 17,924 (42.64%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -6,192 (-14.73%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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