United States Senate elections, 1804

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The United States Senate election of 1804 was an election which expanded the Democratic-Republican Party's overwhelming control over the United States Senate.

As this election was prior to ratification of the seventeenth amendment, Senators were chosen by State legislatures.

Results[edit]

Senate Party Division, 9th Congress (1805–1807):

  • Majority Party: Democratic-Republican (27)
  • Minority Party: Federalist (7)
  • Other Parties: 0
  • Total Seats: 34

Change in Senate composition[edit]

Key: DR = Democratic-Republican
F = Federalist
V = Vacant

End of the previous Congress[edit]

DR DR DR DR DR DR DR
DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR
DR
DR DR DR DR DR DR DR F F
F F F F F F F

Beginning of the next Congress[edit]

DR DR DR DR DR DR DR
DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR
DR
DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR
F F F F F F F

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