ⓘ 1944 United States Senate election in Louisiana

                                     

ⓘ 1944 United States Senate election in Louisiana

The 1944 United States Senate election in Louisiana was held on November 7, 1944. Incumbent Democrat Senator John H. Overton was elected to a third term in office.

12 Sep Overton won the Democratic primary with 61.64% of the vote.

At this time, Louisiana was a one-party state or one party not run a candidate in the senators after the adoption of the seventeenth amendment, and the nomination of the Democratic party was tantamount to victory. Overton won the General election in November without an opponent.