Oklahoma's at-large congressional seat

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In 1913, Oklahoma was apportioned three additional congressional seats. For just the 63rd United States Congress, those three members represented the state at-large.

Years Seat A Seat B Seat C
Representative Party Electoral history Representative Party Electoral history Representative Party Electoral history
March 3, 1913 –
March 3, 1915
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William H. Murray
Democratic Redistricted to the 4th district and seat eliminated Joseph Bryan Thompson.jpg
Joseph Bryan Thompson
Democratic Redistricted to the 5th district and seat eliminated Claude Weaver, Oklahoma.jpg
Claude Weaver
Democratic Lost re-election and seat eliminated

In 1933, Oklahoma was apportioned one additional seat. For the 73rd through the 77th congresses, Will Rogers held the seat at-large. In 1943, the seat was eliminated.

Years Representative Party Electoral history
March 3, 1933 –
January 3, 1943
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Will Rogers
Democratic Retired and seat eliminated

References[edit]

  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present

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