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ELECTION INFORMATION

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MD - District 05

Race Type

General Election

Filing Deadline

6/1/1940 12:00 pm

Polls Open

11/5/1940 6:00 am

Polls Close

11/5/1940 7:00 pm

Term Starts

1/3/1941 12:00 pm

Term Ends

1/3/1943 12:00 pm

Database Record

Posted 7/21/2004, Updated 7/21/2004

Table

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PREVIOUS ELECTION

 

Election date

2/3/1939

Term

1939-1941

Winner

Lansdale G. Sasscer

Party

Democratic

Votes

23,287

Percent

83.08%


NEXT ELECTION

 

Election date

11/3/1942

Term

1943-1945

Winner

Lansdale G. Sasscer

Party

Democratic *

Votes

33,191

Percent

66.67%


PRIMARIES

NARRATIVE


DEBATES

EVENTS

POLITICAL ADVERTISEMENTS

Title

Candidate

Against Candidate

Category

Ad Tone

Video Start Date

 

NEWS

Date

Category

Headline


DISCUSSION

MAP OF THIS ELECTION

 


RESULTS OF THIS ELECTION

 

Rep. Lansdale G. Sasscer
(Democratic) *

58,418
71.00%

 

John N. Torvestad
(Republican)

23,857
29.00%

 

Source for election returns: http://www.mdarchives.state.md.us/megafile/msa/speccol/sc2900/sc2908/000001/000159/html/am159--330.html


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