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Parents > United States > Tennessee > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1970 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 03, 1970 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 03, 1970 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1971 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1977 - 12:00pm
Turnout 27.94% Total Population
Contributoreddy 9_99
Last Modifiededdy 9_99 February 01, 2004 04:41pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1964
NameAlbert A. Gore, Sr. Votes570,542 (53.62%)
Term01/03/1965 - 01/03/1971 Margin77,067 (+7.24%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1976
NameJames R. Sasser Votes751,180 (52.46%)
Term01/03/1977 - 01/03/1983 Margin77,949 (+5.44%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 06, 1970 TN US Senate - D Primary Albert A. Gore, Sr.
D 528,705
Aug 06, 1970 TN US Senate-R Primary William E. Brock III
R 236,046
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Name Rep. William E. Brock III (I) Sen. Albert A. Gore, Sr. Cecil Pitard Dan Rucker East  
PartyRepublican Democratic American Independent Independent  
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Uncertified Votes562,645 (51.29%) 519,858 (47.39%) 8,691 (0.79%) 5,845 (0.53%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -42,787 (-3.90%) -553,954 (-50.50%) -556,800 (-50.75%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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