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  IL State Senate 51
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OfficeState Senate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 1954 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 02, 1954 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 02, 1954 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 12, 1955 - 06:05pm
Term End January 14, 1959 - 06:00pm
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Last Modifiedev March 12, 2019 09:10pm
Data SourcesIllinois Official Vote, November 2, 1954
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyRepublican Won11/07/1950
NameArthur Van Hooser Votes17,731 (56.12%)
Term01/10/1951 - 01/12/1955 Margin3,865 (+12.23%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/1962
NameGordon E. Kerr Votes15,228 (55.84%)
Term01/09/1963 - 01/11/1967 Margin3,187 (+11.69%)
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Name Glen O. Jones Ed Merchant  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
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Certified Votes17,168 (55.50%) 13,766 (44.50%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -3,402 (-11.00%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
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Entry Date 01/01/1954 01/01/1954  
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