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1970 United States Senate election in Wisconsin

The 1970 United States Senate elections was an election for the United States Senate, taking place in the middle of Richard Nixons first term as President. The Democrats lost a net of three seats, while the Republicans and the Conservative Party ...

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in Arizona

The 1970 United States Senate election in Arizona took place on November 3, 1970. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Paul Fannin decided to run for reelection to a second term, running unopposed in the Republican primary. Fannin defeated Democrati ...

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in California

The 1970 United States Senate election in California was held on November 3, 1970. Incumbent Republican Senator George Murphy lost re-election to a second term Congressman, Democrat John V. Tunney.

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in Connecticut

The United States Senate election of 1970 in Connecticut was held on November 3, 1970. Republican Lowell Weicker defeated Democratic candidate Joseph Duffey and incumbent Thomas J. Dodd who ran this time, as an independent. Dodd entered the race ...

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in Florida

The 1970 United States Senate election in Florida was held on November 3, 1970. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Spessard Holland decided to retire instead of seeking a fifth term. During the Democratic primary, former Governor C. Farris Bryant ...

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in Maine

The 1970 United States Senate election in Maine was held on November 3, 1970. Incumbent Democrat Edmund Muskie defeated Republican nominee Neil S. Bishop with 61.74% of the vote.

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in Massachusetts

The 1970 United States Senate election in Massachusetts was held on November 3, 1970. The incumbent Democratic Senator Ted Kennedy defeated his challengers. This was Kennedys first election run since the 1969 Chappaquiddick incident. Kennedy won ...

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in Minnesota

The 1970 United States Senate election in Minnesota took place on November 3, 1970. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Eugene McCarthy opted not to seek reelection. Former Democratic U.S. Senator, Vice President and 1968 presidential nominee Huber ...

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in Montana

The 1970 United States Senate election in Montana took place on November 3, 1970. Incumbent United States Senator Mike Mansfield, who was first elected to the Senate in 1952 and was re-elected in 1958 and 1964, ran for re-election. Mansfield won ...

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in Nevada

The 1970 United States Senate election in Nevada was held on November 3, 1970. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Howard Cannon won re-election to a third term.

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in New Jersey

The 1970 United States Senate election in New Jersey was held on November 3, 1970. Incumbent Democrat Harrison A. Williams defeated Republican nominee Nelson G. Gross with 54.02% of the vote.

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in New Mexico

The 1970 United States Senate election in New Mexico took place on November 3, 1970. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Joseph Montoya successfully ran for re-election to a second term, defeating Republican Anderson Carter.

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in New York

The 1970 United States Senate election in New York was held on November 3, 1970. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Charles Goodell, who had been appointed to the seat by Governor Nelson Rockefeller in 1968 following the assassination of Sen. Robe ...

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in North Dakota

The 1970 United States Senate election in North Dakota was held November 3, 1970. The incumbent, North Dakota Democratic NPL Party Senator Quentin Burdick, was re-elected to his third term, defeating Republican candidate Thomas S. Kleppe, who lat ...

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in Pennsylvania

The 1970 United States Senate election in Pennsylvania was held on November 3, 1970. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Hugh Scott won re-election, defeating Democratic nominee William Sesler.

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in Tennessee

The United States Senate election of 1970 in Tennessee was held on November 3, 1970. Republican Bill Brock defeated Democratic incumbent Albert Gore, Sr. who ran for a fourth term.

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in Vermont

The 1970 United States Senate election in Vermont took place on November 3, 1970. Incumbent Republican Winston L. Prouty successfully ran for re-election to third term in the United States Senate, defeating Former Democratic Governor Philip H. Hoff.

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in West Virginia

The 1970 United States Senate Election in West Virginia was held on November 3, 1970. Incumbent senator Robert Byrd won re-election by the biggest margin at that point in his career.

                                               

1970 United States Senate election in Wyoming

The 1970 United States Senate election in Wyoming took place on November 2, 1970. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Gale McGee ran for re-election to a third term and defeated Republican John S. Wold. As of 2019, this was the last United States S ...

                                               

1971 South Carolinas 1st congressional district special election

The 1971 South Carolina 1st congressional district special election was held on April 27, 1971 to select a Representative for the 1st congressional district to serve out the remainder of the term for the 92nd Congress. The special election result ...

                                               

1972 Virginias 6th congressional district special election

The 1972 United States House of Representatives elections coincided with the landslide reelection victory of President Richard M. Nixon. Nixons Republican Party managed to gain a net of twelve House of Representatives seats from the Democratic Pa ...

                                               

1972 United States House of Representatives election in Alaska

Incumbent Nick Begich won re-election three weeks after having disappeared in a plane crash October 16. Begich was declared dead on December 29, 1972 and challenger Don Young then won a March special election to succeed him.

                                               

1972 United States House of Representatives elections in California

The United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1972 was an election for Californias delegation to the United States House of Representatives, which occurred as part of the general election of the House of Representatives on N ...

                                               

1972 United States House of Representatives election in the District of Columbia

The 1972 congressional election for the Delegate from the District of Columbia was held on November 7, 1972. The winner of the race was Walter E. Fauntroy, who won his first re-election after winning the special election in the previous year. All ...

                                               

1972 United States House of Representatives elections in Louisiana

Louisiana stayed at eight house seats following the 1970 census, but the Eighth Districts boundaries were radically altered. New governor Edwin W. Edwards ordered the district to take in territory far to the south and east of its traditional base ...

                                               

1972 United States House of Representatives elections in Maryland

The 1972 congressional elections in Maryland were held on November 7, 1972, to determine who will represent the state of Maryland in the United States House of Representatives. Maryland has eight seats in the House, apportioned according to the 1 ...

                                               

1972 United States House of Representatives elections in South Carolina

The 1972 South Carolina United States House of Representatives elections were held on November 7, 1972 to select six Representatives for two-year terms from the state of South Carolina. The primary elections were held on August 29 and the runoff ...

                                               

1972 United States House of Representatives elections in Virginia

The 1972 United States House of Representatives elections in Virginia were held on November 7, 1972 to determine who will represent the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States House of Representatives. Virginia had ten seats in the House, a ...

                                               

1972 United States Senate election in Oregon

The 1972 United States Senate elections coincided with the landslide re-election of Republican President Richard Nixon. Despite Nixons victory, Democrats increased their majority by two seats. After the elections, Democrats held 56 seats and Repu ...

                                               

1972 United States Senate election in Alabama

The 1972 United States Senate election in Alabama was held on November 7, 1972. Incumbent Senator John Sparkman was reelected for a fifth term in office above the postmaster General Winton Blount.

                                               

1972 United States Senate election in Georgia

The 1972 United States Senate election in Georgia took place on November 7, 1972, as one of that years United States Senate elections. It was held concurrently with the 1972 presidential election. This seat had opened up following the death of Ri ...

                                               

1972 United States Senate election in Illinois

The 1972 United States Senate election in Illinois took place on November 6, 1972. Incumbent Republican United States Senator Charles H. Percy sought re-election to the United States Senate. Percy was opposed by Democratic nominee Roman Pucinski, ...

                                               

1972 United States Senate election in Louisiana

The 1972 United States Senate election in Louisiana was held on November 9, 1972. Former state representative Bennett Johnston was elected to the Senate to succeed the first lady of Louisiana, Elaine Edwards, who was appointed by her husband on a ...

                                               

1972 United States Senate election in Maine

The 1972 United States Senate election in Maine was held on November 7, 1972. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Margaret Chase Smith ran for re-election to a fifth term, but was defeated by Democrat William Hathaway. As of 2020, this is the last ...

                                               

1972 United States Senate election in Massachusetts

The United States Senate election of 1972 in Massachusetts was held on November 7, 1972 with the incumbent Republican Senator Edward Brooke defeating his challengers. As of 2020, this is the last time the Republicans have won the Class 2 U.S. Sen ...

                                               

1972 United States Senate election in Montana

The 1972 United States Senate election in Montana took place on November 7, 1972. Incumbent United States Senator Lee Metcalf, who was first elected to the Senate in 1960 and was re-elected in 1966, ran for re-election. After winning the Democrat ...

                                               

1972 United States Senate election in Nebraska

The 1972 Nebraska United States Senate election was held on November 7, 1972 to select the U.S. Senator from the state of Nebraska. Republican U.S. Senator Carl Curtis won re-election.

                                               

1972 United States Senate election in New Jersey

The 1972 United States Senate election in New Jersey was held on November 7, 1972. Incumbent Republican Clifford P. Case defeated Democratic nominee Paul J. Krebs with 62.46% of the vote. As of 2020, this is the last U.S. Senate Race in New Jerse ...

                                               

1972 United States Senate election in South Carolina

The 1972 South Carolina United States Senate election was held on November 7, 1972 to select the U.S. Senator from the state of South Carolina. Popular incumbent Republican Senator Strom Thurmond easily defeated Democratic challenger Eugene N. Ze ...

                                               

1972 United States Senate election in Tennessee

The 1972 United States Senate election in Tennessee took place on November 7, 1972, concurrently with the U.S. presidential election as well as other elections to the United States Senate in other states as well as elections to the United States ...

                                               

1972 United States Senate special election in Vermont

The 1972 United States Senate special election in Vermont took place on January 7, 1972. Incumbent Republican Robert Stafford, appointed in September 1971 to fill the vacancy created by the death of Winston L. Prouty, successfully ran for re-elec ...

                                               

1972 United States Senate election in Virginia

The 1972 United States Senate election in Virginia was held on November 7, 1972. Republican U.S. Representative William L. Scott defeated incumbent Democratic Senator William Spong, Jr. Scott was the first Republican U.S. Senator from Virginia to ...

                                               

1974 United States Senate election in Washington

The 1974 United States Senate elections were held in the wake of the Watergate scandal, Richard M. Nixons resignation from the presidency, and Gerald Fords subsequent pardon of Nixon. Economic issues, specifically inflation and stagnation, were a ...

                                               

1974 United States Senate election in Arizona

The 1974 United States Senate election in Arizona took place on November 5, 1974. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Barry Goldwater decided to run for reelection to a second consecutive term, after returning to the U.S. Senate in 1968 following h ...

                                               

1974 United States Senate election in California

The 1974 United States Senate election in California was held on November 5, 1974. Incumbent Democrat Alan Cranston defeated Republican nominee H. L. Richardson with 60.52% of the vote.

                                               

1974 United States Senate election in Florida

The 1974 United States Senate election in Florida was held on November 5, 1974. Incumbent Senator Edward Gurney, a Republican, declined to seek a second term after being indicted for taking bribes in return for his influence with the Federal Hous ...

                                               

1974 United States Senate election in Louisiana

The 1974 United States Senate election in Louisiana was held on November 5, 1974. Incumbent Democrat Senator Russell Long was elected to a sixth term in office. August 17, long won the Democratic primary with 74.75% of the vote. At this time, Lou ...

                                               

1974 United States Senate election in Maryland

The 1974 United States Senate election in Maryland was held on November 5, 1974 to elect one of Marylands members to the United States Senate. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Charles Mathias won re-election to a second term.

                                               

1974 United States Senate election in Missouri

The 1974 United States Senate election in Missouri was held on November 5, 1974. Incumbent Democrat Thomas Eagleton defeated Republican nominee Thomas B. Curtis with 60.07% of the vote.

                                               

1974 United States Senate election in Nevada

The 1974 United States Senate election in Nevada was held on November 4, 1974. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Alan Bible decided to retire instead of seeking a fourth full term. Republican nominee Paul Laxalt won the open seat. Paul appears 19 ...