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1944 United States Senate special election in New Jersey

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1944 United States Senate election in New Jersey

← 1940 November 7, 1944 1946 →
ElmerHWene (cropped).jpg
Nominee H. Alexander Smith Elmer H. Wene
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 939,987 910,096
Percentage 50.44% 48.84%

Senator before election

Arthur Walsh

Elected Senator

H. Alexander Smith

The United States Senate election of 1944 in New Jersey was held on November 7, 1944.

The election was held to fill the unexpired term of William Warren Barbour, who died in November 1943. H. Alexander Smith, who had been elected in a 1944 special election following the death of William Warren Barbour, was elected to the open seat over Democratic U.S. Representative Elmer H. Wene.

The incumbent Democratic appointee, Arthur Walsh, did not run.


General election


1944 U.S. Senate special election in New Jersey[1][2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Howard Alexander Smith 940,051 50.44%
Democratic Elmer H. Wene 910,096 48.84%
Prohibition George W. Ridout 9,873 0.53%
Socialist Labor John C. Butterworth 1,997 0.11%
Socialist Morris Riger 1,593 0.09%
Majority 29,955 1.60%
Turnout 1,863,610
Republican gain from Democratic

See also


  1. ^ "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 7, 1944" (PDF). Clerk of the United States House of Representatives. Retrieved April 23, 2020.
  2. ^

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