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1966 United States Senate election in Illinois

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1966 United States Senate election in Illinois

← 1960 November 8, 1966 1972 →
 
Charles Percy.jpg
Paul Douglas (cropped).JPG
Nominee Charles Percy Paul Douglas
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 2,100,449 1,678,147
Percentage 54.95% 43.90%

Illinois Senate Election Results by County, 1966.svg
County Results

Percy:      50-60%      60-70%      70-80%

Douglas:      50–60%

U.S. Senator before election

Paul Douglas
Democratic

Elected U.S. Senator

Charles H. Percy
Republican

The 1966 United States Senate election in Illinois took place on November 8, 1966. Incumbent Democratic United States Senator Paul Douglas, seeking a fourth term in the United States Senate, faced off against Republican Charles H. Percy, a businessman and the 1964 Republican nominee for Governor of Illinois. A competitive election ensued, featuring campaign appearances by former Vice-President Richard M. Nixon on behalf of Percy.[1] Ultimately, Percy ended up defeating Senator Douglas by a fairly wide margin, allowing him to win what would be the first of three terms in the Senate.

General election

Candidates

Results

United States Senate election in Illinois, 1966[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Charles H. Percy 2,100,449 54.95% +9.75%
Democratic Paul H. Douglas (incumbent) 1,678,147 43.90% -10.73%
Independent Robert Sabonjian 41,965 1.10%
Write-ins 2,163 0.05%
Majority 422,302 11.05% +1.61%
Turnout 3,822,724
Republican gain from Democratic Swing

See also

References

  1. ^ Perlstein, Rick. Nixonland: The Rise of a President and the Fracturing of America. New York: Scribner, 2008. Print.
  2. ^ "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 8, 1966" (PDF). Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 2015-04-05.
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