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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 ...

                                               

1974 and 1975 United States Senate elections in New Hampshire

The 1974 and 1975 Elections for United States Senator in New Hampshire, first held November 5, 1974 and held again September 16, 1975, were part of the longest contested election for the U.S. Congress in United States history.

                                               

1974 United States Senate election in New York

The 1974 United States Senate election in New York was held on November 5, 1974. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Jacob K. Javits won against Democratic challenger Ramsey Clark in a three way election.

                                               

1974 United States Senate election in North Carolina

The North Carolina United States Senate election of 1974 was held on November 5, 1974 as part of the nationwide elections to the Senate. Incumbent Democrat, Sam Ervin, chose to retire. The general election was fought between the Democratic nomine ...

                                               

1974 United States Senate election in North Dakota

The 1974 U.S. Senate election in North Dakota was held November 5, 1974. The incumbent, Republican Senator Milton Young, was reelected to his sixth term, defeating North Dakota Democratic-NPL Party candidate William L. Guy, a former governor of N ...

                                               

1974 United States Senate election in Oklahoma

The 1974 United States Senate election in Oklahoma was held November 3, 1974. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Henry Bellmon narrowly won re-election to a second term, beating Representative Ed Edmondson by nearly 4.000 votes.

                                               

1974 United States Senate election in Oregon

The 1974 United States Senate election in Oregon was held on November 5, 1974. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Bob Packwood won re-election to a second term. Betty Roberts was chosen to replace former U.S. Senator Wayne Morse, who won the Democ ...

                                               

1974 United States Senate election in Pennsylvania

The 1974 United States Senate election in Pennsylvania was held on November 5, 1974. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Richard Schweiker won re-election, defeating Democratic nominee Peter F. Flaherty.

                                               

1974 United States Senate election in South Carolina

The 1974 South Carolina United States Senate election was held on November 5, 1974 to select the U.S. Senator from the state of South Carolina. Incumbent Democratic Senator Fritz Hollings easily defeated Republican challenger Gwen Bush to win his ...

                                               

1974 United States Senate election in Vermont

The 1974 United States Senate election in Vermont took place on November 5, 1974. The incumbent Republican Senator, George Aiken, did not run for re-election to another term in the United States Senate. The Democratic nominee, attorney and prosec ...

                                               

1974 United States Senate election in Wisconsin

The 1974 United States Senate election in Wisconsin was held on November 5, 1974. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Gaylord Nelson won re-election to a third term.

                                               

1976 United States House of Representatives election in Wyoming

The 1976 United States House of Representatives elections was an election for the United States House of Representatives in 1976 which coincided with Jimmy Carters election as President. Carters narrow victory over Gerald Ford had limited coattai ...

                                               

1976 United States House of Representatives election in Alaska

The Alaska Congressional election of 1976 was held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976. The term of the states sole Representative to the United States House of Representatives expired on January 3, 1977. The winning candidate would serve a two-year ter ...

                                               

1976 United States House of Representatives elections in California

The California United States House elections, 1976 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 November 2, 1976. Democ ...

                                               

1976 United States House of Representatives election in the District of Columbia

The 1976 congressional election for the Delegate from the District of Columbia was held on November 2, 1976. The winner of the race was Walter E. Fauntroy, who won his third re-election. The election was notable for having a record-low turnout, a ...

                                               

1976 United States House of Representatives elections in Maryland

The 1976 congressional elections in Maryland were held on November 2, 1976, 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 ...

                                               

1976 United States House of Representatives elections in South Carolina

The 1976 South Carolina United States House of Representatives elections were held on November 2, 1976 to select six Representatives for two-year terms from the state of South Carolina. All six incumbents were re-elected and the composition of th ...

                                               

1976 United States House of Representatives elections in Virginia

The 1976 United States House of Representatives elections in Virginia were held on November 2, 1976 to determine who will represent the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States House of Representatives. Virginia had ten seats in the House, a ...

                                               

1975 United States Senate elections

As a last option to the disputed 1974 election, John A. Durkin petitioned the Senate, which had a 60-vote Democratic majority, to review the case, based on the Constitutional provision that each house of Congress is the final arbiter of elections ...

                                               

1976 United States Senate election in West Virginia

The 1976 United States Senate elections was an election for the United States Senate that coincided with Democratic Jimmy Carters presidential election and the United States Bicentennial celebration. Although almost half of the seats decided in t ...

                                               

1976 United States Senate election in California

The 1976 United States Senate election in California took place on November 2, 1976. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator John Tunney ran for re-election to a second term, but was defeated by Republican Sam Hayakawa.

                                               

1976 United States Senate election in Delaware

The 1976 United States Senate election in Delaware took place on November 2, 1976. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Bill Roth won reelection to a second term.

                                               

1976 United States Senate election in Florida

The 1976 United States Senate election in Florida was held on November 2, 1976. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Lawton Chiles won re-election to a second term.

                                               

1976 United States Senate election in Massachusetts

The 1976 United States Senate election in Massachusetts was held on November 2, 1976. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Ted Kennedy won re-election to his third full term.

                                               

1976 United States Senate election in Minnesota

The 1976 United States Senate election in Minnesota took place on November 2, 1976. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Hubert Humphrey won re-election to a fifth term.

                                               

1976 United States Senate election in Montana

The 1976 United States Senate election in Montana took place on November 2, 1976. Rather than seek a fifth term, incumbent United States Senator Mike Mansfield, a Democrat, opted to retire, creating an open seat. United States Congressman John Me ...

                                               

1976 United States Senate election in Nevada

The 1976 United States Senate election in Nevada was held on November 2, 1976. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Howard Cannon won re-election to a fourth term.

                                               

1976 United States Senate election in New Jersey

The 1976 United States Senate election in New Jersey was held on November 2, 1976. Incumbent Democrat Harrison A. Williams defeated Republican nominee David F. Norcross with 60.66% of the vote.

                                               

1976 United States Senate election in New York

The 1976 United States Senate election in New York was held on November 2, 1976. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator James Buckley ran for re-election to a second term, but was defeated by Pat Moynihan.

                                               

1976 United States Senate election in North Dakota

The 1976 U.S. Senate election for the state of North Dakota was held November 2, 1976. The incumbent, North Dakota Democratic NPL Party Senator Quentin Burdick, sought and received re-election to his fourth term to the United States Senate, defea ...

                                               

1976 United States Senate election in Pennsylvania

The 1976 United States Senate election in Pennsylvania was held on November 2, 1976. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator and Minority Leader Hugh Scott decided to retire. Republican John Heinz won the open seat.

                                               

1976 United States Senate election in Vermont

The 1976 United States Senate election in Vermont took place on November 2, 1976. Incumbent Republican Robert Stafford successfully ran for re-election to another term in the United States Senate, defeating Democratic candidate Governor Thomas P. ...

                                               

1976 United States Senate election in Wisconsin

The 1976 United States Senate election in Wisconsin was held on November 2, 1976. Incumbent Democrat William Proxmire defeated Republican nominee Stanley York with 72.20% of the vote.

                                               

1976 United States Senate election in Wyoming

The 1976 United States Senate election in Wyoming took place on November 2, 1976. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Gale McGee ran for re-election to a fourth term, but was defeated by Republican Malcolm Wallop.

                                               

1977 Minnesotas 7th congressional district special election

The 1977 United States House of Representatives special election in Minnesotas 7th congressional district was held on February 22, 1977 to select the successor to Bob Bergland who resigned to accept appointment as Secretary of Agriculture under t ...

                                               

1978 United States House of Representatives election in Wyoming

The 1978 United States House of Representatives elections was an election for the United States House of Representatives in 1978 which occurred in the middle of President Jimmy Carters term, when the country was going through an energy crisis and ...

                                               

1978 United States House of Representatives election in Alaska

The Alaska Congressional election of 1978 was held on Tuesday, November 7, 1978. The term of the states sole Representative to the United States House of Representatives expired on January 3, 1979. The winning candidate would serve a two-year ter ...

                                               

1978 United States House of Representatives elections in California

The United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1978 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 ...

                                               

1978 United States House of Representatives election in the District of Columbia

The 1978 congressional election for the Delegate from the District of Columbia was held on November 7, 1978. The winner of the race was Walter E. Fauntroy, who won his fourth re-election. All elected members would serve in 96th United States Cong ...

                                               

1978 United States House of Representatives elections in Maryland

The 1978 congressional elections in Maryland were held on November 7, 1978, 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 ...

                                               

1978 New Yorks 18th congressional district special election

Member Ed Koch, who had served for 10 years, was elected Mayor of New York City in 1977. He resigned December 31, 1977 from the U.S. House to become Mayor. On February 14, 1978, the bill, member of the Republican Assembly green beat former Democr ...

                                               

1978 New Yorks 21st congressional district special election

Member Herman Badillo, who had served for 8 years, was appointed deputy mayor of New York City. He resigned December 31, 1977 from the U.S. House to become Mayor. On February 14, 1978, democratic Senator Robert Garcia easily beat fellow Democrat ...