1940 General Election Results: U.S. Senate (Class 1)

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Top Line Results
Tuesday, November 5, 1940
50.45%
Raymond Eugene Willis*, Republican, 888,070 votes
49.13%
Sherman Minton (i), Democratic, 864,803 votes
 0.32%
Carl W. Thompson, Prohibition, 5,621 votes
 0.10%
John H. Kingsbury, Socialist, 1,751 votes
Out of 1,760,245 votes casts, the margin of victory was 23,267 (1.32%)