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  VA - District 04 Special Election
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Parents > United States > Virginia > VA - District 04
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline February 01, 1948 - 08:00pm Central
Polls Open February 17, 1948 - 08:00am Central
Polls Close February 17, 1948 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start February 18, 1948 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1949 - 12:00pm
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker May 25, 2010 07:19pm
Data SourcesUnited States Congressional Elections, 1788-1997 The Official Results Michael J Dubin
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1946
NamePatrick Henry Drewry Votes13,636 (87.14%)
Term01/03/1947 - 12/21/1947 Margin11,624 (+74.28%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1948
NameWatkins M. Abbitt Votes22,029 (99.97%)
Term01/03/1949 - 01/03/1951 Margin22,023 (+99.95%)
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Name Watkins M. Abbitt Morton G. Goode Robert W. Arnold T. Robert Cocks  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Republican  
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Uncertified Votes14,161 (49.03%) 11,296 (39.11%) 2,529 (8.76%) 894 (3.10%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -2,865 (-9.92%) -11,632 (-40.28%) -13,267 (-45.94%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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