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Wyoming: State Senate

Members of the Wyoming State Senate, 1890-2020 (May be incomplete!)

Events and Candidates (may be incomplete!)

  • 1932 Apr 15: A. J. Rosier, died in office.
  • 1964 Aug 18: James A. Whaley (Dem), nominated; Earl A. Madsen (Dem), defeated in primary.
  • 1964 Aug 18: Howard Flitner (Rep), nominated; Cal S. Taggart (Rep), defeated in primary.
  • 1964 Nov 3: Howard Flitner (Rep), elected; James A. Whaley (Dem), defeated.
  • 1964: LeRoy T. Christinck, died in office.
  • 1964 Aug 18: Willa Wales Corbitt (Dem), nominated unopposed.
  • 1964 Aug 18: Percy T. Davis (Rep), nominated unopposed.
  • 1964 Nov 3: Willa Wales Corbitt (Dem), elected; Percy T. Davis (Rep), defeated.
  • 1964 Aug 18: John C. Simons (Dem), nominated unopposed.
  • 1964 Aug 18: Oscar T. Yoder (Rep), nominated unopposed.
  • 1964 Nov 3: John C. Simons (Dem), elected; Oscar T. Yoder (Rep), defeated.
  • 1964 Aug 18: William A. Norris, Jr. (Dem), nominated; William G. Rector (Dem), nominated; Carl A. Johnson (Dem), defeated in primary; Edwin H. Whitehead (Dem), defeated in primary; R. J. 'Jimmie' Keelan (Dem), defeated in primary.
  • 1964 Aug 18: Frank A. Barrett (Rep), nominated; Tom Searl (Rep), nominated; Worth Story (Rep), defeated in primary.
  • 1964 Nov 3: William A. Norris, Jr. (Dem), elected; William G. Rector (Dem), elected; Frank A. Barrett (Rep), defeated; Tom Searl (Rep), defeated.
  • 1964 Aug 18: Robert J. Murphy (Dem), nominated unopposed.
  • 1964 Aug 18: Phil Wertenberger (Rep), nominated unopposed.
  • 1964 Nov 3: Robert J. Murphy (Dem), elected; Phil Wertenberger (Rep), defeated.
  • 1964 Aug 18: Nick Kaan, Jr. (Dem), nominated; Joe O'Brien (Dem), defeated in primary.
  • 1964 Aug 18: Andrew McMaster (Rep), nominated unopposed.
  • 1964 Nov 3: Andrew McMaster (Rep), elected; Nick Kaan, Jr. (Dem), defeated.
  • 1964 Aug 18: Jeff L. Metzler (Dem), nominated unopposed.
  • 1964 Aug 18: Richard R. Jones (Rep), nominated unopposed.
  • 1964 Nov 3: Richard R. Jones (Rep), elected; Jeff L. Metzler (Dem), defeated.
  • 1964 Aug 18: O. R. 'Doe' Docekal (Dem), nominated unopposed.
  • 1964 Aug 18: Peter Madsen (Rep), nominated; Harvey Johnston (Rep), defeated in primary.
  • 1964 Nov 3: Peter Madsen (Rep), elected; O. R. 'Doe' Docekal (Dem), defeated.
  • 1964 Aug 18: Donald W. Jewett (Rep), nominated; Frances D. Clark (Rep), defeated in primary.
  • 1964 Nov 3: Donald W. Jewett (Rep), elected unopposed.
  • 1964 Aug 18: Dave Burns (Dem), nominated unopposed.
  • 1964 Aug 18: Harry C. Barker, Jr. (Rep), nominated; C. LeRoy Jensen (Rep), defeated in primary; Lloyd Van Deburg (Rep), defeated in primary.
  • 1964 Nov 3: Harry C. Barker, Jr. (Rep), elected; Dave Burns (Dem), defeated.
  • 1964 Aug 18: J. W. Myers (Dem), nominated; Robert Mitchell (Dem), defeated in primary; Desmond L. Phillips (Dem), defeated in primary.
  • 1964 Aug 18: J. H. 'Joe' Roderick (Rep), nominated unopposed.
  • 1964 Nov 3: J. W. Myers (Dem), elected; J. H. 'Joe' Roderick (Rep), defeated.
  • 2020 Aug 18: Rex Rammell (Rep), defeated in primary.
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