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Parents > United States > Oregon > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1968 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 05, 1968 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 05, 1968 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1969 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1975 - 12:00pm
Turnout 46.03% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedRBH January 04, 2018 07:53pm
Data SourcesUnited States Congressional Elections, 1788-1997 The Official Results Michael J. Dubin p667
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1962
NameWayne L. Morse Votes344,716 (54.15%)
Term01/03/1963 - 01/03/1969 Margin53,129 (+8.35%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/1974
NameRobert W. "Bob" Packwood Votes420,984 (54.93%)
Term01/03/1975 - 01/03/1981 Margin82,393 (+10.75%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 28, 1968 OR US Senate - D Primary Wayne L. Morse D 377,544
May 28, 1968 OR US Senate - R Primary Robert W. "Bob" Packwood R 274,271
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Name St. Rep. Robert W. "Bob" Packwood (I) Sen. Wayne L. Morse (W) Write-In  
PartyRepublican Democratic Nonpartisan  
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Certified Votes408,646 (50.19%) 405,353 (49.79%) 177 (0.02%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -3,293 (-0.40%) -408,469 (-50.17%)  
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