ⓘ 1870 and 1871 United States Senate elections

                                     

ⓘ 1870 United States Senate special elections in Virginia

In the United States Senate elections of 1870 and 1871, the Republican Party lost five seats in the United States Senate, though it still retained an overwhelming majority. In advance of these elections, the last four seceded states were readmitted to the Senate.

As this election was prior to ratification of the seventeenth amendment, senators were chosen by the legislative assemblies of the States.

                                     
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  • The United States Senate elections of 1864 and 1865 were elections corresponding with Abraham Lincoln s re - election with the Republican Party gaining
  • The United States Senate elections of 1882 and 1883 saw the Republicans retain a narrow majority - 39 and later 40 out of 76 - with the Readjusters in
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