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  WI District 5
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Parents > United States > Wisconsin > WI - District 05
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1918 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 05, 1918 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 05, 1918 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start March 04, 1919 - 12:00pm
Term End November 10, 1919 - 12:00pm
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker September 20, 2005 02:36pm
Data SourcesUnited States Congressional Elections, 1788-1997 The Official Results Michael J. Dubin
Description Berger was declared not entitled to take the oath of office by House resolution of November 10, 1919; the seat was declared vacant.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1916
NameWilliam Henry Stafford Votes19,585 (45.39%)
Term03/04/1917 - 03/04/1919 Margin3,649 (+8.46%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartySocialist Won12/19/1919
NameVictor L. Berger Votes24,350 (55.45%)
Term01/20/1920 - 02/25/1921 Margin4,784 (+10.89%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 03, 1918 WI District 5 - R Primary
William Henry Stafford
R 16,383
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Name Rep. Victor L. Berger Joseph P. Carney (I) Rep. William Henry Stafford  
PartySocialist Democratic Republican  
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Uncertified Votes 17,920 (43.66%) 12,450 (30.33%) 10,678 (26.01%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -5,470 (-13.33%) -7,242 (-17.64%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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