United States Senate election in Massachusetts, 1918

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United States Senate election in Massachusetts, 1918
Massachusetts
1912 ←
November 5, 1918 → 1924

  David Ignatius Walsh.jpg John Wingate Weeks, Bain bw photo portrait.jpg Thomas W. Lawson.jpg
Nominee David I. Walsh John W. Weeks Thomas W. Lawson
Party Democratic Republican Independent
Popular vote 207,478 188,287 21,985
Percentage 49.66% 45.06% 5.26%

Senator before election

John W. Weeks
Republican

Elected Senator

David I. Walsh
Democratic

The United States Senate election of 1918 in Massachusetts was held on November 5, 1918 with Democrat David I. Walsh defeating incumbent John W. Weeks.

Candidates[edit]

Democratic[edit]

Republican[edit]

Independent[edit]

Results[edit]

General election [1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic David I. Walsh 207,478 49.66
Republican John W. Weeks 188,287 45.06
Independent (politician) Thomas W. Lawson 21,985 5.26

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