JoinCalifornia: Election History for the State of California

Information Home Advanced Search Elected Offices Redistricting Elections by Decade 2016 Election
Elected Officials Longest Service Shortest Service Recalls
Political Parties Democratic Republican Am. Independent Green Libertarian Peace & Freedom No Party Preference
Legislator Databases Women in CA Politics

[search tips] [advanced search]

Searching tips

  • Enter a candidate's name to find a candidate
  • Enter the name of a political party to find the party and all candidates
  • Enter a date to find an election
  • Enter a year to find all elections within that year

Robert R. Barry

Republican

Date Party Office Votes Result
11-08-1966 Republican CD-38 69444 Loss
Website: bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=B000190
 

Candidate Biography:

Robert Raymond Barry
Born: May 15, 1915 in Omaha, Nebraska
Died: June 14, 1988 in Redwood City, CA

1941-1945: Staff, Office of the Under Secretary of the Navy
1940s: Staff, Wendell Willkie
1940s: Staff, Gov. Thomas E. Dewey
1950s: Staff, Presidents Eisenhower
1959-1965: Member, United States House of Representatives [New York]
1964: Candidate for CD-38 [CA] (Lost)
Later: United States Delegate to UNESCO
1960s: Staff, President Nixon
1970: Primary Candidate for US Senate (Lost)
1972: Primary Candidate for CD-11[CA] (Lost)

Source: "Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-Present" (U.S. Library of Congress) [http://bioguide.congress.gov/]
Source: "Primary Ballot Studded With Comeback Efforts" by Richard Bergholz, Los Angeles Times (4/28/1968)

[Update candidate information]