TITLE

Surprise '62 Upsets Gave Us Bayh Wonder and Glorious Gaylord

AUTHOR(S)
CRASS, SCOTT
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Moderate Voice;6/6/2013, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the unexpected end of several longtime Republican Senate careers in the U.S. in the 1962 elections. It is said that the results were especially surprising as they occurred in the states which were favorable to Republicans. It is said that the defeats of Republicans Homer Capehart in Indiana and Alexander Wylie in Wisconsin offered some unexpected crowing rights to Democrats and president John F. Kennedy administration.
ACCESSION #
88073864

 

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