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  IL State Senate 50
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OfficeState Senate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 1956 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 06, 1956 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 1956 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 09, 1957 - 06:05pm
Term End January 11, 1961 - 06:00pm
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Last Modifiedev April 12, 2019 09:32pm
Data SourcesIllinois Official Vote, November 6, 1956
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyRepublican Won11/04/1952
NameHomer Butler Votes36,258 (52.39%)
Term01/14/1953 - 01/09/1957 Margin3,302 (+4.77%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1960
NameWilliam L. Grindle Votes24,302 (53.25%)
Term01/04/1961 - 01/06/1965 Margin2,969 (+6.51%)
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Name William L. Grindle (I) St. Sen. Homer Butler  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
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Certified Votes22,094 (50.47%) 21,687 (49.54%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -407 (-0.93%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
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Entry Date 01/01/1956 01/01/1956  
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