United States Senate election in Pennsylvania, 1940
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|Elections in Pennsylvania|
The 1940 United States Senate election in Pennsylvania was held on November 5, 1940. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Joseph F. Guffey successfully sought re-election to another term, defeating the Republican nominee, Jay Cooke.
- Joseph F. Guffey, incumbent U.S. Senator
|General election results|
|Democratic||Joseph F. Guffey (incumbent)||2,069,980||51.79|
|Socialist||David H.H. Felix||15,449||0.39|
|Prohibition||H. B. Mansell||11,113||0.28|
|Socialist Labor||Frank Knotek||2,503||0.06|
- "Statistics of the Congressional and Presidential Election of November 5, 1940". Office of the Clerk of the U.S. House. Retrieved 9 July 2014.