1950 United States Senate election in Vermont

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United States Senate election in Vermont, 1950

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Nominee George Aiken James Bigelow
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 69,543 19,608
Percentage 78.0% 22.0%

U.S. Senator before election

George Aiken
Republican

Elected U.S. Senator

George Aiken
Republican

The 1950 United States Senate election in Vermont took place on November 7, 1950. Incumbent Republican George Aiken ran successfully for re-election to another term in the United States Senate, defeating Democratic challenger James E. Bigelow.

Republican primary[edit]

Results[edit]

Republican primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican George Aiken (inc.) 69,483 99.9%
Republican Other 51 0.1%
Total votes 69,534 100.0%

Democratic primary[edit]

Results[edit]

Democratic primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic James E. Bigelow 3,290 98.9%
Democratic Other 35 1.1%
Total votes 3,325 100.0%

General election[edit]

Results[edit]

United States Senate election in Vermont, 1950[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican George Aiken (inc.) 69,543 78.0%
Democratic James E. Bigelow 19,608 22.0%
Total votes 89,151 100.0%

References[edit]

  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.