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Jerry Voorhis


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CA Blue Book
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-03-1936 Democratic CD-12 62034 Win
11-08-1938 Democratic CD-12 75003 Win
11-05-1940 Democratic CD-12 99494 Win
11-03-1942 Democratic CD-12 53705 Win
11-07-1944 Democratic CD-12 77385 Win
11-05-1946 Democratic CD-12 49994 Loss

Candidate Biography:

Horace Jeremiah Voorhis
Born: April 6, 1901 in Ottawa, Kansas
Died: September 11, 1984 in Claremont, CA

1928-1938: Headmaster and Trustee, Voorhis School for Boys
1930-1935: Lecturer, Pomona College
1934: Candidate for the State Assembly (Lost)
1939-1943: Member, House Un-American Activities Committee
1947-1967: Executive Director, Cooperative League of the United States of America

Source: "Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-Present" (U.S. Library of Congress) []

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