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  LA - District 05 Special Election
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Parents > United States > Louisiana > LA - District 05
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1899 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open August 29, 1899 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close August 29, 1899 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start August 30, 1899 - 12:00pm
Term End March 03, 1901 - 12:00pm
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker October 21, 2008 08:16am
Data SourcesUnited States Congressional Elections, 1788-1997 The Official Results Michael J. Dubin
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1898
NameSamuel T. Baird Votes3,558 (74.05%)
Term03/04/1899 - 04/22/1899 Margin2,462 (+51.24%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1900
NameJoseph E. Ransdell Votes6,172 (90.76%)
Term03/04/1901 - 03/03/1903 Margin5,544 (+81.53%)
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Name Joseph E. Ransdell A. T. Nelson  
PartyDemocratic Populist  
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Certified Votes3,282 (75.83%) 1,046 (24.17%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -2,236 (-51.66%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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