Contested Election Cases in the House of Representatives: 1933 to 2009

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From 1933 to 2009 (the 73rd Congress through the 111th Congress), the U.S. House of Representatives considered 107 contested election cases. The summaries of contested election cases contained in this report focus primarily on the nature of the contest and the disposition of the case. For more detailed information regarding each
contest, it is important to consult relevant House records. This report examines only cases considered by the House of Representatives involving the question of whether a Member-elect was duly elected.

Creator(s): Whitaker, L. Paige
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: November 2, 2010
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Whitaker, L. Paige

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: November 2, 2010
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From 1933 to 2009 (the 73rd Congress through the 111th Congress), the U.S. House of Representatives considered 107 contested election cases. The summaries of contested election cases contained in this report focus primarily on the nature of the contest and the disposition of the case. For more detailed information regarding each
contest, it is important to consult relevant House records. This report examines only cases considered by the House of Representatives involving the question of whether a Member-elect was duly elected.

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49 pages.

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