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Thread #34698 Message #470405
Posted By: jeffp
25-May-01 - 01:42 PM
Thread Name: POL: A Salute to Jim Jeffords!
Subject: RE: POL: A Salute to Jim Jeffords!
You'll notice that Gramm was a member of the House of Representatives when that happened. Vacant Senate seats may be filled by appointment, while House seats require a special election. At least that's the way I understand it.