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Parents > United States > Rhode Island > 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 December 28, 1976 - 12:00pm
Turnout 35.93% Total Population
ContributorArmyDem
Last ModifiedArmyDem November 10, 2004 09:09pm
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Description Term end due to resignation.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1964
NameJohn O. Pastore Votes319,607 (82.73%)
Term01/03/1965 - 01/03/1971 Margin252,892 (+65.46%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/1976
NameJohn H. Chafee Votes230,329 (57.74%)
Term01/03/1977 - 01/03/1983 Margin62,664 (+15.71%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 15, 1970 RI US Senate- D Primary John O. Pastore D 61,422
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Name (I) Sen. John O. Pastore John McLaughlin David N. Fenton Daniel B. Fein  
PartyDemocratic Republican Peace & Freedom Socialist Workers  
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Uncertified Votes230,469 (67.54%) 107,351 (31.46%) 2,406 (0.71%) 996 (0.29%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -123,118 (-36.08%) -228,063 (-66.84%) -229,473 (-67.25%)  
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