1932 United States Senate election in Maryland

The 1932 United States Senate election in Maryland was held on November 8, 1932. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Millard Tydings was re-elected to a second term in office, defeating Republican Wallace Williams.

1932 United States Senate election in Maryland

← 1926 November 8, 1932 1938 →
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Nominee Millard Tydings Wallace Williams
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 293,389 138,536
Percentage 66.18% 31.25%

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County results
Tydings:      40–50%      50–60%      60–70%      70–80%
Williams:      50–60%

U.S. senator before election

Millard Tydings
Democratic

Elected U.S. Senator

Millard Tydings
Democratic

Republican primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

ResultsEdit

1932 Republican U.S. Senate primary[1][2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Wallace Williams 24,150 58.66%
Republican Linwood Clark 17,021 41.34%
Total votes 41,171 100.00%

General electionEdit

ResultsEdit

1932 U.S. Senate election in Maryland[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Millard Tydings (inc.) 293,389 66.18%
Republican Wallace Williams 138,536 31.25%
Socialist William A. Toole 8,105 1.83%
Socialist Labor Noah S. Twigg 1,859 0.42%
Communist Carl Bradley 1,449 0.33%
Total votes 443,338 100.00%
Democratic hold

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Results" (PDF). msa.maryland.gov. Retrieved 2020-06-20.
  2. ^ "Our Campaigns - MD US Senate - R Primary Race - May 02, 1932". www.ourcampaigns.com.
  3. ^ "Our Campaigns - MD US Senate Race - Nov 08, 1932". www.ourcampaigns.com.
  4. ^ "Maryland Manual - For United States senator from Maryland candidates" (PDF). msa.maryland.gov. p. 274.