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Encyclopedia > United States Senate election, 1930
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The U.S. Senate election, 1930 was an election for the United States Senate which occurred in the middle of Republican President Herbert Hoover's first term. With the Great Depression beginning to take hold, Republican incumbents became unpopular, and Democrats gained a net of eight seats, although Republicans retained control of the chamber. Seal of the Senate The United States Senate is one of the two chambers of the Congress of the United States, the other being the House of Representatives. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The presidential seal was first used by president Hayes in 1880 and last modified in 1959 by adding the 50th star for Hawaii The President of the United States of America (often abbreviated to POTUS) is the head of state of the United States. ... Herbert Clark Hoover (August 10, 1874 – October 20, 1964), the 31st President of the United States (1929-1933), was a successful mining engineer, humanitarian, and administrator. ... Dorothea Langes Migrant Mother depicts destitute pea pickers in California, centering on Florence Owens Thompson, a mother of seven children, age thirty-two, in Nipomo, California, March 1936. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ...


The Republicans only gained one seat by defeating incumbent Daniel F. Steck (D-IA). The Democrats took open seats in Colorado, Illinois, Massachusetts, and West Virginia, and defeated five incumbents: Daniel Fredrick Steck (December 16, 1881–December 31, 1950), was a member of the United States Senate. ... Official language(s) English Capital Denver Largest city Denver Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 8th 269 837 km² 451 km 612 km 0. ... Official language(s) English Capital Springfield Largest city Chicago Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 25th 149,998 km² 340 km 629 km 4. ... Official language(s) English Capital Boston Largest city Boston Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 44th 10,555 mi²; 27,360 km² 183 mi; 295 km 113 mi; 182 km 13. ... Official language(s) English Capital Charleston Largest city Charleston Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 41st 62,809 km² 210 km 385 km 0. ...

This was the first of four consecutive Senate elections in the Depression in which Democrats made major gains, achieving a cumulative gain of 37 seats. Henry J. Allen is the name of multiple notable people: Henry Justin Allen, (1868-1950), Governor and U.S. Senator from Kansas Henry James Allen, better known as Red Allen, (1906-1967), jazz trumpeter This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share... John Marshall Robsion (January 2, 1873 - February 17, 1948), a Republican, represented Kentucky in both the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives. ... Roscoe Conkling McCulloch (November 27, 1880 - March 17, 1958) was a Republican politician from Ohio who served in the United States House of Representatives and U.S. Senate. ... William McMaster William Henry McMaster (May 10, 1877 – September 14, 1968) was the last Progressive Governor of South Dakota, serving from 1921 until 1925, and also a United States Senator from that state. ...


Senate contests in 1930

State Incumbent Party Status Opposing Candidates
Alabama J. Thomas Heflin Democrat Defeated in primary and as Independent, 59.7 - 40.3 John H. Bankhead II (Democrat)
Arkansas Joseph T. Robinson Democrat Re-elected, unopposed
Colorado Lawrence C. Phipps Republican Retired: Democratic victory, 55.9 - 42.7 Edward P. Costigan (Democrat)
George H. Shaw (Republican)
Delaware Daniel O. Hastings Republican Re-elected, 54.5 - 45.4 Thomas F. Bayard, Jr. (Democrat)
Georgia William J. Harris Democrat Re-elected, unopposed
Idaho William E. Borah Republican Re-elected, 72.4 - 27.6 Joseph M. Tyler (Democrat)
Illinois Charles S. Deneen Republican Defeated in primary: Democratic victory, 64.0 - 30.7 James H. Lewis (Democrat)
Ruth H. McCormack (Republican)
Iowa Daniel F. Steck Democrat Defeated, 56.3 - 43.0 Lester J. Dickinson (Republican)
Kansas Arthur Capper Republican Re-elected, 61.1 - 38.9 Jonathan M. Davis (Democrat)
Kansas1 Henry J. Allen Republican Defeated, 50.0 - 48.0 George McGill (Democrat)
Kentucky John M. Robsion Republican Defeated, 52.1 - 47.9 Marvel M. Logan (Democrat)
Louisiana Joseph E. Ransdell Democrat Defeated in primary: Democratic victory, unopposed Huey P. Long (Democrat)
Maine Arthur J. Gould Republican Retired: Republican victory, 60.9 - 39.1 Wallace H. White, Jr. (Republican)
Frank W. Haskell (Democrat)
Massachusetts Frederick H. Gillett Republican Retired: Democratic victory, 54.0 - 44.7 Marcus A. Coolidge (Democrat)
William M. Butler (Republican)
Michigan James Couzens Republican Re-elected, 78.2 - 20.9 Thomas A. E. Weadock (Democrat)
Minnesota Thomas D. Schall Republican Re-elected, 37.6 - 36.1 - 22.9 Einar Holdale (Democrat)
Ernest Lundeen (Farmer-Labor)
Mississippi Pat Harrison Democrat Re-elected, unopposed
Montana Thomas J. Walsh Democrat Re-elected, 60.3 - 37.9 Albert J. Galen (Republican)
Nebraska George W. Norris Republican Re-elected, 56.8 - 39.7 Gilbert M. Hitchcock (Democrat)
New Hampshire Henry W. Keyes Republican Re-elected, 57.9 - 41.9 Albert W. Noone (Democrat)
New Jersey David Baird, Jr. Republican Retired: Republican victory, 58.5 - 39.0 Dwight W. Morrow (Republican)
Alexander Simpson (Democrat)
New Mexico Sam G. Bratton Democrat Re-elected, 58.6 - 41.2 Herbert B. Holt (Republican)
North Carolina Furnifold M. Simmons Democrat Defeated in primary: Democratic victory, 60.6 - 39.4 Josiah W. Bailey (Democrat)
George M. Pritchard (Republican)
Ohio2 Roscoe C. McCulloch Republican Defeated, 54.8 - 45.2 Robert J. Bulkley (Democrat)
Oklahoma William B. Pine Republican Defeated, 52.3 - 47.5 Thomas P. Gore (Democrat)
Oregon Charles L. McNary Republican Re-elected, 58.1 - 27.9 - 7.4 Elton Watkins (Democrat)
L. A. Banks (Independent)
Pennsylvania3 Joseph R. Grundy Republican Defeated in primary: Republican victory, 71.5 - 25.6 James J. Davis (Republican)
Sedgwick Kistler (Democrat)
Rhode Island Jesse H. Metcalf Republican Re-elected, 50.3 - 49.2 Peter G. Gerry (Democrat)
South Carolina Coleman L. Blease Democrat Defeated in primary: Democratic victory, unopposed James F. Byrnes (Democrat)
South Dakota William H. McMaster Republican Defeated, 51.6 - 48.4 William J. Bulow (Democrat)
Tennessee William E. Brock Democrat Retired: Democratic victory, 71.3 - 27.1 Cordell Hull (Democrat)
Paul E. Divine (Republican)
Texas Morris Sheppard Democrat Re-elected, 86.9 - 12.7 D. J. Haesly (Republican)
Virginia Carter Glass Democrat Re-elected, 76.7 - 17.9 J. Cloyd Byars (Independent)
West Virginia Guy D. Goff Republican Retired: Democratic victory, 61.9 - 37.9 Matthew M. Neely (Democrat)
James E. Jones (Republican)
Wyoming Patrick J. Sullivan Republican Retired: Republican victory, 59.1 - 41.0 Robert D. Carey (Republican)
Harry H. Schwartz (Democrat)

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Joseph Taylor Robinson Joseph Taylor Robinson (26 August 1872 - 14 July 1937) was a Democratic United States Senator, Senate Majority Leader, member of the United States House of Representatives, Governor of Arkansas, and U.S. Vice Presidential candidate. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Official language(s) English Capital Denver Largest city Denver Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 8th 269 837 km² 451 km 612 km 0. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Edward P. Costigan was born July 1, 1874. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... 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Official language(s) English Capital Springfield Largest city Chicago Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 25th 149,998 km² 340 km 629 km 4. ... Charles Samuel Deneen (May 4, 1863 – February 5, 1940) was a Republican governor of Illinois, serving from 1905 to 1913, and as a U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1925-1931. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Official language(s) English Capital Des Moines Largest city Des Moines Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 26th 145,743 km² 320 km 500 km 0. ... Daniel Fredrick Steck (December 16, 1881–December 31, 1950), was a member of the United States Senate. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Official language(s) None Capital Topeka Largest city Wichita Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 15th 82,277 mi²; 213,096 km² 211 mi; 340 km 400 mi; 645 km 0. ... Cover of Time Magazine (January 18, 1926) Arthur Capper (July 14, 1865 - December 19, 1951) was an American politician from Kansas. ... 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Frederick Huntington Gillett (October 16, 1851–July 31, 1935) was a prominent U.S. politician during the early 20th century. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Marcus Allen Coolidge (October 6, 1865 - January 23, 1947) was a Democratic Senator of Massachusetts from March 4, 1931 to January 3, 1937. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... This article was imported from the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress and needs to be rewritten and/or reformatted in accordance with Wikipedia styles. ... 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Official language(s) English Capital Pierre Largest city Sioux Falls Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 17th 199,905 km² 340 km 610 km 1. ... William McMaster William Henry McMaster (May 10, 1877 – September 14, 1968) was the last Progressive Governor of South Dakota, serving from 1921 until 1925, and also a United States Senator from that state. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... William J. Bulow (January 13, 1869 – February 26, 1960) was an American politician and a lawyer. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Official language(s) English Capital Nashville Largest city Memphis Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 36th 109,247 km² 195 km 710 km 2. ... Bill Brock William Emerson Bill Brock III (born November 23, 1930) was a Republican United States Senator from Tennessee from 1971 to 1977. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Secretary Hull Cordell Hull (October 2, 1871 – July 23, 1955) served as United States Secretary of State from 1933-1944 under Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1945. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Official language(s) None. ... John Morris Sheppard (May 28, 1875 - April 9, 1941) was a United States Congressman and a Senaor from Texas. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Official language(s) English Capital Richmond Largest city Virginia Beach Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 35th 110,862 km² 320 km 690 km 7. ... Carter Glass Carter Glass (January 4, 1858–May 28, 1946) was an American politician from Virginia, who served many years in Congress, as well as U.S. Secretary of the Treasury under Woodrow Wilson. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Official language(s) English Capital Charleston Largest city Charleston Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 41st 62,809 km² 210 km 385 km 0. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Matthew Neely Matthew M. Neely (b. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Official language(s) English Capital Cheyenne Largest city Cheyenne Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 10th 253,554 km² 450 km 580 km 0. ... Patrick Joseph Sullivan (1865-1935) of Casper, Wyoming, born in County Cork, Ireland was the mayor of Casper, Wyoming from 1897 to 1898 and a U.S. Senator from Wyoming from 1929 to 1930. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Charles Curtis Charles Curtis (January 25, 1860 – February 8, 1936) was a Representative and a Senator from Kansas as well as the 31st Vice President of the United States. ... The Vice President of the United States is the second-highest executive official of the United States government, the person who, in the words of Adlai Stevenson, is a heartbeat from the presidency, and in the calculation of Vice President John Nance Garner, not worth a bucket of warm piss. ...


2 special election held due to death of Theodore E. Burton (R-OH) Theodore Elijah Burton (December 20, 1851 - October 28, 1929) was a Republican politician from Ohio. ...


3 special election held due to refusal by Senate to seat William S. Vare (R-PA), who was elected but accused of corruption and election fraud William S. Vare, (24 December 1867–7 August 1934), was the youngest of three brothers who were all contractors and poolitical bosses. ...


See also

The U.S. House election, 1930 was an election for the United States House of Representatives in 1930 which occurred in the middle of President Herbert Hoovers term. ...

Senate composition before and after elections

71st Congress Senate Composition   72nd Congress Senate Composition
                                                                                                 
                                                                                                 
                                                                                                 
                                                                                                 
Color Key: Republicans Democrats Farmer-Labor
United States Senate elections

1912 | 1914 | 1916 | 1918 | 1920 | 1922 | 1924 | 1926 | 1928 | 1930 | 1932 | 1934 | 1936 | 1938 | 1940 | 1942 | 1944 | 1946 | 1948 | 1950 | 1952 | 1954 | 1956 | 1958 | 1960 | 1962 | 1964 | 1966 | 1968 | 1970 | 1972 | 1974 | 1976 | 1978 | 1980 | 1982 | 1984 | 1986 | 1988 | 1990 | 1992 | 1994 | 1996 | 1998 | 2000 | 2002 | 2004 | future: 2006 | 2008 | 2010 The 71st United States Congress met from 1929 to 1931. ... The 72nd Congress met from December 7, 1931 to March 3, 1933. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Farmer-Labor Party was a political party of Minnesota. ... Seal of the Senate The United States Senate is one of the two chambers of the Congress of the United States, the other being the House of Representatives. ... Some states elected their Senators directly even before passage of the 17th Amendment in 1913. ... With the passage of the 17th Amendment in 1913, the U.S. Senate election of 1914 was the first time that all senators were popularly elected instead of chosen by their state legislatures. ... The U.S. Senate election, 1916 was an election that coincided with the re-election of Democrat President Woodrow Wilson. ... The 1918 U.S. Senate election occurred on November 5, coinciding with the midpoint of Woodrow Wilsons second term as President of the United States. ...  Republican holds  Republican pickups  Democratic holds  Democratic pickups The U.S. Senate election, 1920 was an election for the United States Senate which coincided with the election of Warren G. Harding as President. ...  Republican holds  Republican pickups  Democratic holds  Democratic pickups  Farmer-Labor pickup The U.S. Senate election, 1922 was an election for the United States Senate which occurred in the middle of Republican President Warren G. Hardings term. ...  Republican holds  Republican pickups  Democratic holds  Democratic pickups The U.S. Senate election, 1924 was an election for the United States Senate which coincided with the re-election of Republican President Calvin Coolidge. ...  Republican holds  Republican pickups  Democratic holds  Democratic pickups The U.S. Senate election, 1926 was an election for the United States Senate which occurred in the middle of Republican President Calvin Coolidges second term. ...  Republican holds  Republican pickups  Democratic holds  Democratic pickups  Farmer-Labor hold The U.S. Senate election, 1928 was an election for the United States Senate which coincided with the election of Republican Herbert Hoover as President. ... Seats up for election:  Republican incumbent  Retiring Republican  Democratic incumbent  Retiring Democrat  Retiring Independent  States without a seat up for reelection // Elections for the United States Senate will be held on November 7, 2006, with 33 of the 100 seats in the United States Senate being contested. ...


 
 

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