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  PA District 12
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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > PA - District 12
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1972 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 07, 1972 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 07, 1972 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1973 - 12:00pm
Term End October 28, 1973 - 12:00pm
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifiedBarack O-blame-a January 30, 2005 03:46pm
Data Sources
Description Term end due to death of Saylor.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1970
NameJ. Irving Whalley Votes93,385 (64.01%)
Term01/03/1971 - 01/03/1973 Margin44,647 (+30.60%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won02/25/1974
NameJohn P. "Jack" Murtha, Jr. Votes60,523 (49.91%)
Term02/26/1974 - 01/03/1975 Margin242 (+0.20%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Apr 25, 1972 PA District 12 - R Primary
John P. Saylor
R 49,230
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CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Rep. John P. Saylor Joseph Murphy  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)122,628 (68.15%) 57,314 (31.85%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -65,314 (-36.30%)  
Estimated Final245,256 (68.15%) 114,628 (31.85%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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