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1923 United States Senate special election in Vermont

The 1923 United States Senate special election in Vermont took place on November 6, 1923. Republican Porter H. Dale was elected to the United States Senate to serve the remainder of the deceased William P. Dillingham's term, defeating Democratic candidate Park H. Pollard.

United States Senate special election in Vermont, 1923

← 1920 November 6, 1923 (1923-11-06) 1926 →
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Nominee Porter H. Dale Park Pollard
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 30,388 15,580
Percentage 65.7% 33.7%

U.S. Senator before election

William P. Dillingham
Republican

Elected U.S. Senator

Porter H. Dale
Republican

Republican primaryEdit

ResultsEdit

Republican primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Porter H. Dale 26,654 53.7%
Republican John W. Redmond 13,727 27.6%
Republican Stanley C. Wilson 9,250 18.6%
Republican Other 28 0.1%
Total votes 49,659 100.0%

Democratic primaryEdit

ResultsEdit

Democratic primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Park H. Pollard 1,428 99.0%
Democratic Other 15 1.0%
Total votes 1,443 100.00%

General electionEdit

ResultsEdit

United States Senate special election in Vermont, 1923[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Porter H. Dale 30,388 65.7%
Democratic Park H. Pollard 15,580 33.7%
Conservation Marshall J. Hapgood 248 0.5%
Total Other 70 0.1%
Total votes 46,286 100.0%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Primary Election Results" (PDF). Office of the Vermont Secretary of State. Retrieved 17 June 2015.
  2. ^ "General Election Results - U.S. Senator - 1914-2014" (PDF). Office of the Vermont Secretary of State. Retrieved 17 June 2015.