1940 General Election Results: U.S. House (District 5)

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Top Line Results
Tuesday, November 5, 1940
54.69%
Forest A. Harness (i)*, Republican, 78,691 votes
45.31%
George W. Wolf, Democratic, 65,200 votes
Out of 143,891 votes casts, the margin of victory was 13,491 (9.38%)