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1952 United States Senate election in Vermont

The 1952 United States Senate election in Vermont took place on November 4, 1952. Incumbent Republican Ralph Flanders successfully ran for re-election to another term in the United States Senate, defeating Democratic candidate Allan R. Johnston.

United States Senate election in Vermont, 1952

← 1946 November 4, 1952 (1952-11-04) 1958 →
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Nominee Ralph Flanders Allan Johnston
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 111,406 42,630
Percentage 72.3% 27.7%

U.S. Senator before election

Ralph Flanders
Republican

Elected U.S. Senator

Ralph Flanders
Republican

Republican primaryEdit

ResultsEdit

Republican primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Ralph Flanders (inc.) 58,860 87.2
Republican William Semeraro 8,627 12.8
Republican Other 11 0.0
Total votes 67,498 100

Democratic primaryEdit

ResultsEdit

Democratic primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Allan R. Johnston 5,460 99.7
Democratic Other 15 0.3
Total votes 5,475 100

General electionEdit

ResultsEdit

United States Senate election in Vermont, 1952[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Ralph Flanders (inc.) 111,406 72.3
Democratic Allan R. Johnston 42,630 27.7
N/A Other 16 0.0
Total votes 154,052 100

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Primary Election Results" (PDF). Office of the Vermont Secretary of State. Retrieved 16 June 2015.
  2. ^ "General Election Results - U.S. Senator - 1914-2014" (PDF). Office of the Vermont Secretary of State. Retrieved 16 June 2015.