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United States Senate election in Massachusetts, 1946


United States Senate election in Massachusetts, 1946

United States Senate election in Massachusetts, 1946

November 5, 1946

Nominee Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. David I. Walsh
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 989,736 660,200
Percentage 59.55% 39.72%

Senator before election

David I. Walsh

Elected Senator

Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.

The United States Senate election of 1946 in Massachusetts was held on November 5, 1946. Republican Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. defeated incumbent David I. Walsh.


  • Candidates 1
    • Democratic 1.1
    • Republican 1.2
    • Socialist Labor 1.3
    • Prohibition 1.4
  • Results 2
  • General election 3
  • References 4




Socialist Labor



General election

United States Senate election in Massachusetts, 1946[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. 989,736 59.55
Democratic David I. Walsh 660,200 39.72
Socialist Labor Henning A. Blomen 9,221 0.56
Prohibition Mark R. Shaw 2,898 0.17


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