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Dec 26, 1872

Democrats gained political supremacy after voting restrictions on former Confederates ceased

Other events that happened on or around December 26, 1872

1896

Democrats slipped into minority status in West Virginia

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1924

Democratic presidential candidate John W. Davis failed to carry home state West Virginia

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Nov 04, 1930

Democrats began majority in both houses of state legislature

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1932

Democrats regained majority during New Deal

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1996

Democrats reported voter registration advantage of 16-1 in Logan County

Other events that happened on or around 1996


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