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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 ...