1928 Senatorial General Election Results - New Mexico
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Popular Vote
Bronson M. CuttingRepublican 68,070 57.69%
J. S. VaughtDemocratic 49,913 42.30%
Scattering- 4 0.00%
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Election Notes:
  • Bronson Cutting was the incumbent on Election Day, having been appointed to a fill a vacancy in 1927. Cutting did not run in the simultaneous special election in 1928 and was therefore replaced for four months before beginning his full term in March 1929.
  • The canvass is listed in The New Mexico Blue Book 1929-1930.
Demographic Data

1930 Population:423,317Enum.1930 Population Density:1.3persons/km2
1920 Population:360,350Enum.1920 Population Density:1.1persons/km2
Land Area (2000):314,309km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.6%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: New Mexico Secretary of State, "U.S. Senator (Long Term)," Canvass of Returns of General Election Held on November 6, 1928 (Santa Fe, 1928)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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