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OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline March 01, 1966 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 08, 1966 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 08, 1966 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1967 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1973 - 12:00pm
Turnout 37.92% Total Population
Contributoreddy 9_99
Last Modifiedev September 07, 2009 05:54pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1960
NamePaul H. Douglas Votes2,530,943 (54.63%)
Term01/03/1961 - 01/03/1967 Margin437,097 (+9.43%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1972
NameCharles H. Percy Votes2,867,078 (62.22%)
Term01/03/1973 - 01/03/1979 Margin1,146,047 (+24.87%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 14, 1966 IL US Senate - R Primary Charles H. Percy
R 668,340
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Name Charles H. Percy (I) Sen. Paul H. Douglas (W) Mayor Robert V. Sabonjian (W) Maxwell Primack (W) Others  
PartyRepublican Democratic Independent Independent Independent  
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Certified Votes2,100,449 (54.95%) 1,678,147 (43.90%) 41,965 (1.10%) 1,693 (0.04%) 470 (0.01%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -422,302 (-11.05%) -2,058,484 (-53.85%) -2,098,756 (-54.90%) -2,099,979 (-54.93%)  
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