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Encyclopedia > United States Senate elections, 1924
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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. The strong economy and Coolidge's popularity helped Republican candidates increase their majority by four, although several interim appointments had worsened their numbers since the 1922 election anyway. Seal of the U.S. Senate The Senate is one of the two chambers of the bicameral United States Congress, the other being the House of Representatives. ... Introduction Incumbent President Coolidge was relatively popular, and the economy was booming. ... 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 used by President Hayes in 1880 and last modified in 1959 by adding the 50th star for Hawaii. ... John Calvin Coolidge, Jr. ... Results -- Republican holds in light red, pickups in dark red, Democratic holds in light blue, pickups in dark blue, Farmer-Labor pickup in orange 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...


The Republicans took open seats in Colorado and Oklahoma, and defeated incumbents Augustus O. Stanley (D-KY), David I. Walsh (D-MA), and Magnus Johnson (FL-MN), but Democrats defeated Holm O. Bursum (R-NM). It has been suggested that this article be split into multiple articles. ... Official language(s) None Capital Oklahoma City Largest city Oklahoma City Area  Ranked 20th  - Total 69,960 sq mi (181,196 km²)  - Width 230 miles (370 km)  - Length 298 miles (480 km)  - % water 1. ... Augustus Owsley Stanley (May 21, 1867 - August 12, 1958) was governor of Kentucky from 1915 to 1918. ... David Ignatius Walsh (November 11, 1872 - June 11, 1947) was a United States politician from Massachusetts. ... Magnus Johnson (September 19, 1871 - September 13, 1936) was an American politician. ... The Democratic Party is one of two major political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ... Holm Olaf Bursum (1867-1953). ...


Senate contests in 1924

State Incumbent Party Status Opposing Candidates
Alabama J. Thomas Heflin Democrat Re-elected, 75.2 - 24.8 F. H. Lathrop (Republican)
Arkansas Joseph T. Robinson Democrat Re-elected, 73.5 - 26.5 Charles F. Cole (Republican)
Colorado Lawrence C. Phipps Republican Re-elected, 50.2 - 43.9 - 5.0 Alva B. Adams (Democrat)
Morton Alexander (Independent)
Colorado1 Alva B. Adams Democrat Retired: Republican victory, 50.2 - 43.7 - 5.5 Rice W. Means (Republican)
Morrison Shafroth (Democrat)
Charles T. Phelps (Independent)
Connecticut2 Frank B. Brandegee Republican Died: Republican victory, 60.4 - 38.6 Hiram Bingham III (Republican)
Hamilton Holt (Democrat)
Delaware Lewis H. Ball Republican Defeated in primary: Republican victory, 59.4 - 40.6 T. Coleman du Pont (Republican)
James M. Tunnell (Democrat)
Georgia William J. Harris Democrat Re-elected, unopposed
Idaho William E. Borah Republican Re-elected, 79.5 - 20.1 Frank Martin (Democrat)
Illinois Medill McCormick Republican Defeated in primary: Republican victory, 63.5 - 35.4 Charles S. Deneen (Republican)
Albert A. Sprague (Democrat)
Iowa3 Smith W. Brookhart Republican Re-elected, 50.0 - 50.0 Daniel F. Steck (Democrat)
Kansas Arthur Capper Republican Re-elected, 70.1 - 25.2 James Malone (Democrat)
Kentucky Augustus O. Stanley Democrat Defeated, 51.6 - 48.4 Frederic M. Sackett (Republican)
Louisiana Joseph E. Ransdell Democrat Re-elected, unopposed
Maine Bert M. Fernald Republican Re-elected, 60.4 - 28.2 Fulton J. Redman (Democrat)
Massachusetts David I. Walsh Democrat Defeated, 50.3 - 48.6 Frederick H. Gillett (Republican)
Michigan James Couzens Republican Re-elected, 74.3 - 24.6 Mortimer E. Cooley (Democrat)
Minnesota Magnus Johnson Farmer-Labor Defeated, 46.5 - 45.5 - 6.4 Thomas D. Schall (Republican)
John J. Farrell (Democrat)
Mississippi Pat Harrison Democrat Re-elected, unopposed
Montana Thomas J. Walsh Democrat Re-elected, 52.8 - 42.4 Frank B. Linderman (Republican)
Nebraska George W. Norris Republican Re-elected, 62.4 - 37.6 J. J. Thomas (Democrat)
New Hampshire Henry W. Keyes Republican Re-elected, 59.8 - 40.2 George E. Farrand (Democrat)
New Jersey Walter E. Edge Republican Re-elected, 61.8 - 33.7 Frederick W. Donnelly (Democrat)
New Mexico Holm O. Bursum Republican Defeated, 49.9 - 47.4 Sam G. Bratton (Democrat)
North Carolina Furnifold M. Simmons Democrat Re-elected, 61.6 - 38.5 A. A. Whitener (Republican)
Oklahoma Robert L. Owen Democrat Retired: Republican victory, 61.6 - 35.4 William B. Pine (Republican)
John C. Walton (Democrat)
Oregon Charles L. McNary Republican Re-elected, 66.0 - 24.7 - 7.7 Milton A. Miller (Democrat)
F. E. Coulter (Progressive)
Rhode Island Jesse H. Metcalf Republican Re-elected, 57.6 - 41.8 William S. Flynn (Democrat)
South Carolina Nathaniel B. Dial Democrat Defeated in primary: Democratic victory, unopposed Coleman L. Blease (Democrat)
South Dakota Thomas Sterling Republican Defeated in primary: Republican victory, 45.4 - 33.1 - 12.1 - 7.2 William H. McMaster (Republican)
U. S. G. Cherry (Democrat)
Tom Ayres (Farmer-Labor)
George Egan (Independent)
Tennessee John K. Shields Democrat Defeated in primary: Democratic victory, 57.3 - 42.6 Lawrence D. Tyson (Democrat)
H. B. Lindsay (Republican)
Texas Morris Sheppard Democrat Re-elected, 85.4 - 14.6 T. M. Kennerly (Republican)
Virginia Carter Glass Democrat Re-elected, 73.1 - 24.2 W. N. Noak (Republican)
West Virginia Davis Elkins Republican Retired: Republican victory, 50.9 - 47.7 Guy D. Goff (Republican)
William E. Chilton (Democrat)
Wyoming Francis E. Warren Republican Re-elected, 55.2 - 44.8 Robert R. Rose (Democrat)

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Official language(s) English Capital Little Rock Largest city Little Rock Area  Ranked 29th  - Total 53,179 sq mi (137,732 km²)  - Width 239 miles (385 km)  - Length 261 miles (420 km)  - % water 2. ... 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 two major political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ... 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. ... It has been suggested that this article be split into multiple articles. ... 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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 two major political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ... 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  Ranked 35th  - Total 42,793 sq mi (110,862 km²)  - Width 200 miles (320 km)  - Length 430 miles (690 km)  - % water 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 two major political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ... 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Goff Guy Despard Goff (September 13, 1866 - January 7, 1933) was a United States Senator from West Virginia. ... 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 Edwin Chilton (March 17, 1858 - November 7, 1939) was a United States Senator from West Virginia. ... The Democratic Party is one of two major political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ... Official language(s) English Capital Cheyenne Largest city Cheyenne Area  Ranked 10th  - Total 97,818 sq mi (253,348 km²)  - Width 280 miles (450 km)  - Length 360 miles (580 km)  - % water 0. ... Francis Emroy Warren (June 20, 1844-November 24, 1929) was an American politician of the Republican Party best known for his years in the United States Senate from Wyoming. ... 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 two major political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ... For other people named Samuel Nicholson, see Samuel Nicholson (disambiguation) Samuel Danford Nicholson (February 22, 1859 - March 24, 1923) was a United States Senator from Colorado. ... Alva Blanchard Adams (October 29, 1875–December 1, 1941) was a Coloradan and Democratic Party politician who represented Colorado in the United States Senate from 1923 until 1941. ...


2 special election held due to death of Frank B. Brandegee (R-CT) Frank Bosworth Brandegee (July 8, 1864 - 1924) was a United States Representative and Senator from Connecticut, born in New London. ...


3 Steck contested the election, and although Brookhart was initially seated in the Senate, eventually he was unseated in favor of Steck. This is the only time a Senate election has been overturned after one candidate had already been seated.


See also

Introduction Incumbent President Coolidge was relatively popular, and the economy was booming. ... The U.S. House election, 1924 was an election for the United States House of Representatives in 1924 which coincided with the re-election of President Calvin Coolidge. ...

Senate composition before and after elections

68th Congress Senate Composition   69th Congress Senate Composition
                                                                                                 
                                                                                                 
                                                                                                 
                                                                                                 
Color Key: Republicans Democrats Farmer-Labor

 
 

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