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Encyclopedia > United States Senate elections, 1938
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The U.S. Senate elections, 1938 were elections for the United States Senate which occurred in the middle of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's second term. This occurred six years after the Democratic landslide in the 1932 election, and so the opposition Republicans gained six seats from the Democrats. However, the Democrats retained a commanding lead over the Republicans with more than two-thirds of the chamber. Seal of the U.S. 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. ... Franklin Delano Roosevelt (January 30, 1882–April 12, 1945), 32nd President of the United States, the longest-serving holder of the office and the only man to be elected President more than twice, was one of the central figures of 20th century history. ... The Democratic Party is one of two major political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ... Results -- Republican holds in light red, pickups in dark red, Democratic holds in light blue, pickups in dark blue The U.S. Senate election, 1932 was an election for the United States Senate which coincided with Democrat Franklin Delano Roosevelts crushing defeat of incumbent Herbert Hoover in the presidential... 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 Republicans took an open seat in New Jersey, and defeated five Democratic incumbents: Official language(s) None, English de facto Capital Trenton Largest city Newark Area  Ranked 47th  - Total 8,729 sq mi (22,608 km²)  - Width 70 miles (110 km)  - Length 150 miles (240 km)  - % water 14. ...

Augustine Lonergan (1874-1947) of Hartford, Connecticut was a U.S. Representative from Connecticut from 1913 to 1915, 1917 to 1921, and from 1931 to 1933. ... George S. Gloomy Gus McGill (February 12, 1879-May 14, 1963) was an American politician from Kansas. ... Fred Herbert Brown (April 12, 1879–February 3, 1955) was an American lawyer and Democratic politician from Somersworth, New Hampshire. ... Robert Johns Bulkley (October 8, 1880 - July 21, 1965) was a United States Democratic Party politician from Ohio. ... Francis Ryan Duffy (June 23, 1888 - August 16, 1979) was a member of the Democratic Party who served in the United States Senate for the state of Wisconsin from 1933 to 1939. ...

Senate contests in 1938

State Incumbent Party Status Opposing Candidates
Alabama Lister Hill Democrat Re-elected, 86.4 - 13.6 J. M. Pennington (Republican)
Arizona Carl Hayden Democrat Re-elected, 76.5 - 23.5 B. H. Clingan (Republican)
Arkansas Hattie W. Caraway Democrat Re-elected, 89.6 - 10.4 C. D. Atkinson (Republican)
California William G. McAdoo Democrat Defeated in primary: Democratic victory, 54.4 - 44.7 Sheridan Downey (Democrat)
Philip Bancroft (Republican)
Colorado Alva B. Adams Democrat Re-elected, 58.2 - 40.2 Archibald A. Lee (Republican)
Connecticut Augustine Lonergan Democrat Defeated, 42.9 - 40.0 - 15.8 John A. Danaher (Republican)
Bellani Trombley (Socialist)
Florida Claude Pepper Democrat Re-elected, 82.5 - 17.6 Thomas E. Swanson (Republican)
Georgia Walter F. George Democrat Re-elected, unopposed
Idaho James P. Pope Democrat Defeated in primary: Democratic victory, 54.7 - 44.9 D. Worth Clark (Democrat)
Donald A. Callahan (Republican)
Illinois William H. Dieterich Democrat Retired: Democratic victory, 51.3 - 48.3 Scott W. Lucas (Democrat)
Richard J. Lyons (Republican)
Indiana Frederick Van Nuys Democrat Re-elected, 49.8 - 49.5 Raymond E. Willis (Republican)
Iowa Guy M. Gillette Democrat Re-elected, 49.7 - 49.4 Lester J. Dickinson (Republican)
Kansas George McGill Democrat Defeated, 56.2 - 43.8 Clyde M. Reed (Republican)
Kentucky Alben W. Barkley Democrat Re-elected, 62.0 - 38.0 John P. Haswell (Republican)
Louisiana John H. Overton Democrat Re-elected, 99.8
Maryland Millard E. Tydings Democrat Re-elected, 68.3 - 29.3 Oscar Lesser (Republican)
Missouri Bennett Champ Clark Democrat Re-elected, 60.7 - 39.2 Harry S. Caulfield (Republican)
Nevada Patrick A. McCarran Democrat Re-elected, 59.0 - 41.0 Tasker L. Oddie (Republican)
New Hampshire Fred H. Brown Democrat Defeated, 54.2 - 45.8 Charles W. Tobey (Republican)
New Jersey1 John G. Milton Democrat Retired: Republican victory, 53.0 - 45.7 W. Warren Barbour (Republican)
William H. J. Ely (Democrat)
New York2 Royal S. Copeland Democrat Deceased: Democratic victory, 53.6 - 45.8 James M. Mead (Democrat)
Edward F. Corsi (Republican)
New York Robert F. Wagner Democrat Re-elected, 54.5 - 45.0 John L. O'Brian (Republican)
North Carolina Robert R. Reynolds Democrat Re-elected, 63.8 - 36.2 Charles A. Jonas (Republican)
North Dakota Gerald P. Nye Republican Re-elected, 50.1 - 42.6 - 7.3 William Langer (Independent)
J. J. Nygard (Democrat)
Ohio Robert J. Bulkley Democrat Defeated, 53.6 - 46.4 Robert A. Taft (Republican)
Oklahoma Elmer Thomas Democrat Re-elected, 65.4 - 33.9 Harry G. Glasser (Republican)
Oregon Alexander G. Barry Republican Retired: Republican victory, 54.9 - 45.1 Rufus C. Holman (Republican)
Willis Mahoney (Democrat)
Pennsylvania James J. Davis Republican Re-elected, 54.7 - 44.4 George H. Earle (Democrat)
South Carolina Ellison D. Smith Democrat Re-elected, unopposed
South Dakota Gladys Pyle Republican Retired: Republican victory, 52.5 - 47.5 Chandler Gurney (Republican)
Tom Berry (Democrat)
Tennessee3 George L. Berry Democrat Defeated in primary: Democratic victory, 70.5 - 26.2 A. Tom Stewart (Democrat)
Harley G. Fowler (Republican)
Utah Elbert D. Thomas Democrat Re-elected, 55.8 - 44.2 Franklin S. Harris (Republican)
Vermont Ernest W. Gibson Republican Re-elected, 65.7 - 34.3 John McGrath (Democrat)
Washington Homer T. Bone Democrat Re-elected, 62.6 - 37.1 Ewing D. Colvin (Republican)
Wisconsin F. Ryan Duffy Democrat Defeated, 47.7 - 26.6 - 24.7 Alexander Wiley (Republican)
Herman L. Ekern (Progressive)

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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. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Francis Ryan Duffy (June 23, 1888 - August 16, 1979) was a member of the Democratic Party who served in the United States Senate for the state of Wisconsin from 1933 to 1939. ... The Democratic Party is one of two major political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ... Alexander Wiley (May 26, 1884 - May 26, 1967) was a member of the Republican Party who served four terms in the United States Senate for the state of Wisconsin from 1939 to 1963. ... 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 United States Progressive Party refers to three distinct political parties in 20th-century United States politics. ...


2 special election held due to death of Royal S. Copeland (D-NY) Royal Samuel Copeland (November 7, 1868 – June 17, 1938) was an American academic, homeopathic physician, and politician who held elected offices in both Michigan and New York. ...


3 special election held due to death of Nathan L. Bachman (D-TN) Nathan Lynn Bachman (August 8, 1878–April 23, 1937) was a United States Senator from Tennessee from 1933 until his death. ...


Senate composition before and after elections

75th Congress Senate Composition   76th Congress Senate Composition
                                                                                                 
                                                                                                 
                                                                                                 
                                                                                                 
Color Key: Democrats Republicans Independent Progressives Farmer-Labor

Senators Alva Blanchard Adams (D-CO) Charles Oscar Andrews (D-FL) Henry Fountain Ashurst (D-AZ) Warren Robinson Austin (R-VT) Nathan Lynn Bachman (D-TN) Josiah William Bailey (D-NC) John Hollis Bankhead (D-AL) William Warren Barbour (R-NJ) Alben William Barkley (D-KY) Alexander Grant Barry (R... Senators Democratic majority with 74 to 30 republicans. ... 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. ... The United States Progressive Party refers to three distinct political parties in 20th-century United States politics. ... Farmer-Labor Party was a political party of Minnesota. ...

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