United States Senate election in Massachusetts, 1922

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United States Senate election in Massachusetts, 1922

← 1916 November 7, 1922 1926 (special) →

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Nominee Henry Cabot Lodge William A. Gaston
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 414,130 406,776
Percentage 47.59% 46.67%

Senator before election

Henry Cabot Lodge
Republican

Elected Senator

Henry Cabot Lodge
Republican

The United States Senate election of 1922 in Massachusetts was held on November 7, 1922, with Republican Incumbent Henry Cabot Lodge defeating Democrat William A. Gaston.

Candidates[edit]

Republican[edit]

Democratic[edit]

Socialist[edit]

Independent[edit]

Progressive[edit]

Results[edit]

Primaries[edit]

Republican Primary [1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Henry Cabot Lodge 209,599 75.27
Republican Joseph H. Walker 68,848 24.78
Democratic Primary [2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic William A. Gaston 88,134 51.48
Democratic Sherman L. Whipple 62,847 36.81
Democratic John Jackson Walsh 18,571 10.84
Democratic Dallas Lore Sharp 1,626 0.94

General election[edit]

United States Senate election in Massachusetts, 1922[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Henry Cabot Lodge 414,130 47.59
Democratic William A. Gaston 406,776 46.67
Prohibition Progressive John A. Nicholls 24,866 2.85
Socialist Party of America John Weaver Sherman 11,678 1.34
Independent Washington Cook 7,836 0.90
Progressive William E. Weeks 4,862 0.55

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