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Parents > United States > Delaware > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1978 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 07, 1978 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 07, 1978 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1979 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1985 - 12:00pm
Turnout 29.57% Total Population
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Last Modified*crickets chirp* June 27, 2003 08:53pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1972
NameJoe Biden Votes116,006 (50.48%)
Term01/03/1973 - 01/03/1979 Margin3,162 (+1.38%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1984
NameJoe Biden Votes147,831 (60.11%)
Term01/03/1985 - 01/03/1991 Margin49,730 (+20.22%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 09, 1978 DE US Senate- R Primary James H. Baxter, Jr.
R 22,529
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Name (I) Sen. Joe Biden James H. Baxter, Jr. Donald G. Gies  
PartyDemocratic Republican American  
Campaign Logo  
Uncertified Votes93,930 (57.96%) 66,479 (41.02%) 1,663 (1.03%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -27,451 (-16.94%) -92,267 (-56.93%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $--  
Website [Website]  
Entry Date 01/01/1978 01/01/1978 01/01/1978  
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