1914 United States Senate election in Pennsylvania

The 1914 United States Senate election in Pennsylvania was held on November 3, 1914. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Boies Penrose won re-election against Gifford Pinchot and Alexander Mitchell Palmer.

United States Senate election in Pennsylvania, 1914

← 1909 November 3, 1914 1920 →
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Nominee Boies Penrose Gifford Pinchot Alexander Mitchell Palmer
Party Republican Progressive Democratic
Popular vote 519,810 269,265 266,436
Percentage 46.76% 24.22% 23.97%

1914 United States Senate election in Pennsylvania results map by county.svg
County results
Penrose:      20–30%      30–40%      40–50%      50–60%      60–70%
Pinchot:      30–40%      40–50%
Palmer:      30–40%      40–50%      50–60%      60–70%

Senator before election

Boies Penrose
Republican

Elected Senator

Boies Penrose
Republican

CandidatesEdit

ProgressiveEdit

DemocraticEdit

SocialistEdit

  • Frederick W. Whiteside

RepublicanEdit

ResultsEdit

1914 U.S. Senate election in Pennsylvania[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Boies Penrose (incumbent) 519,810 46.76%
Progressive Gifford Pinchot 269,265 24.22%
Democratic Alexander Mitchell Palmer 266,436 23.87%
Socialist Frederick W. Whiteside 37,950 3.41%
Prohibition Madison F. Larkin 17,585 1.58%
Industrialist A. S. Landis 680 0.06%
Total votes 1,111,726 100.00%

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Our Campaigns - PA US Senate Race - Nov 03, 1914".