United States elections, 1926

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The 1926 United States midterm elections were held on November 2, 1926. Incumbent President of the United States Calvin Coolidge and the Republican Party lost nine seats to the Democratic Party in the House of Representatives, but retained a majority. The Republicans also lost six seats to the Democrats in the U.S. Senate, but retained their majority since Vice President Charles G. Dawes cast the tie-breaking vote.[1]

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  1. ^ "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 1926". U.S. House of Reps, Office of the Clerk. Retrieved 29 December 2011.