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  PA District 12 - Special Election
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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > PA - District 12
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline May 01, 1929 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open June 04, 1929 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close June 04, 1929 - 03:00pm Central
Term Start June 11, 1929 - 12:00am
Term End March 04, 1931 - 12:00am
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedChronicler January 16, 2009 08:16pm
Data SourcesMichael J. Dubin, U.S. Congressional Elections 1788-1997, p. 477.
Description Special election to fill the vacancy occasioned by the death of Rep. Casey.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1928
NameJohn Joseph Casey Votes70,943 (51.56%)
Term03/04/1929 - 05/05/1929 Margin4,282 (+3.11%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyRepublican Won11/04/1930
NameC. Murray Turpin Votes53,336 (57.80%)
Term03/04/1931 - 03/04/1933 Margin14,398 (+15.60%)
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CANDIDATES
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Name C. Murray Turpin Sarah C. Casey  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
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Certified Votes32,321 (50.94%) 31,127 (49.06%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -1,194 (-1.88%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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