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  NE US Senate - D Primary
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Parents > United States > Nebraska > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline April 22, 1942 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open August 11, 1942 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close August 11, 1942 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1943 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1949 - 12:00pm
Turnout 6.78% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH June 21, 2009 10:29pm
Data Sources[Link] p. 7
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyIndependent Won11/03/1936
NameGeorge W. Norris Votes258,700 (43.82%)
Term01/03/1937 - 01/03/1943 Margin35,424 (+6.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1942
NameKenneth S. Wherry Votes186,207 (48.97%)
Term01/03/1943 - 01/03/1949 Margin77,308 (+20.33%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceNE US Senate 11/03/1942
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Name Foster May Rep. Harry B. Coffee Rep. Terry McGovern Carpenter William Ritchie John C. Mullen George W. Olsen Lawrence W. Moore
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Certified Votes36,684 (41.10%) 25,953 (29.08%) 13,752 (15.41%) 5,774 (6.47%) 5,211 (5.84%) 1,105 (1.24%) 784 (0.88%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -10,731 (-12.02%) -22,932 (-25.69%) -30,910 (-34.63%) -31,473 (-35.26%) -35,579 (-39.86%) -35,900 (-40.22%)
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