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1926 United States Senate election in Vermont

The 1926 United States Senate election in Vermont took place on November 2, 1926. Republican Porter H. Dale successfully ran for re-election to a full term in the United States Senate, defeating Democratic candidate James E. Kennedy.

United States Senate election in Vermont, 1926

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Nominee Porter H. Dale James Kennedy
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 52,286 18,890
Percentage 73.5% 26.5%

U.S. Senator before election

Porter H. Dale
Republican

Elected U.S. Senator

Porter H. Dale
Republican

Republican primaryEdit

ResultsEdit

Republican primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Porter H. Dale (inc.) 44,300 99.4%
Republican Other 288 0.6%
Total votes 44,588 100.0%

Democratic primaryEdit

ResultsEdit

Democratic primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic James E. Kennedy 2,101 99.4%
Democratic Other 12 0.6%
Total votes 2,113 100.0%

General electionEdit

ResultsEdit

United States Senate election in Vermont, 1926[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Porter H. Dale 50,364 70.8%
Prohibition Porter H. Dale 1,922 2.7%
Total Porter H. Dale 52,286 73.5%
Democratic James E. Kennedy 18,878 26.5%
Republican James E. Kennedy 12 0.0%
Total James E. Kennedy 18,890 26.5%
Total votes 71,176 100.0%

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Primary Election Results" (PDF). Office of the Vermont Secretary of State. Retrieved 17 June 2015.
  2. ^ "General Election Results - U.S. Senator - 1914-2014" (PDF). Office of the Vermont Secretary of State. Retrieved 17 June 2015.