United States Senate elections, 1928

United States Senate elections, 1928


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. The strong economy helped the Republicans to gain seven seats from the Democrats.

The Republicans took open seats in Missouri and Ohio, and defeated five incumbents:
* Thomas F. Bayard, Jr. (D-DE)
* William Cabell Bruce (D-MD)
* Edward I. Edwards (D-NJ)
* Peter G. Gerry (D-RI)
* Matthew M. Neely (D-WV)

enate contests in 1928

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