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Parents > United States > Nevada > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1976 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 02, 1976 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 02, 1976 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1977 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1983 - 12:00pm
Turnout 41.31% Total Population
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifiedRBH January 20, 2016 04:53pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1970
NameHoward W. Cannon Votes85,187 (57.65%)
Term01/03/1971 - 01/03/1977 Margin24,349 (+16.48%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/1982
NameJ. Chic Hecht Votes120,377 (50.07%)
Term01/03/1983 - 01/03/1989 Margin5,657 (+2.35%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 14, 1976 NV US Senate - R Primary David Towell R 33,363I 5,164
Sep 14, 1976 NV US Senate - D Primary Howard W. Cannon D 71,548
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Name (I) Sen. Howard W. Cannon Rep. David Towell None of These Candidates Byron D. Young Dan Becan  
PartyDemocratic Republican Independent Independent American Libertarian  
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Uncertified Votes127,214 (63.01%) 63,471 (31.44%) 5,288 (2.62%) 3,619 (1.79%) 2,307 (1.14%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -63,743 (-31.57%) -121,926 (-60.39%) -123,595 (-61.22%) -124,907 (-61.87%)  
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