ⓘ 1942 United States Senate election in Nebraska

                                     

ⓘ 1942 United States Senate election in Nebraska

The 1942 United States Senate election in Nebraska was held on November 3, 1942.

Incumbent independent U.S. Senator George Norris lost his offer for reelection to a sixth term in the Republican Kenneth verry.

Norris, a former Republican, was admitted" Id rather go to his political grave with a clear conscience than ride the chariot of Victory.” In particular, for his honesty with voters, even if it meant defeat, Norris was later shown in the awards of John F. Kennedy the Pulitzer Profiles in courage.