1968 United States House of Representatives elections

The 1968 United States House of Representatives elections were elections for the United States House of Representatives in 1968 which coincided with Richard M. Nixon's election as President. Nixon's narrow victory yielded only limited gains for his Republican Party, which picked up a net of five seats from the Democratic Party. The Democrats retained a majority in the House.

The election coincided with the presidential campaign of George Wallace of the American Independent Party, who unsuccessfully attempted to deny a majority in the Electoral College to any of his opponents. Had Wallace succeeded he would have given the House the choice of president from among the three, for the first time since 1825. As a result of this election, Democrats formed a majority of 26 state House delegations, with Republicans forming a majority in 19 and the other five delegations being evenly split (each state's House delegation receives one vote in such an election). However, the Democrats' nominal majority of state delegations includes those of the Southern states who were more inclined to support Wallace as opposed to Democratic candidate Hubert Humphrey. Wallace believed the Southern representatives would be able to use the clout his campaign was trying to give them to force an end to federal desegregation efforts in the South.

1968 United States House of Representatives elections

November 5, 1968

All 435 seats to the United States House of Representatives
218 seats were needed for a majority
  Speaker John McCormack Representative Gerald R. Ford, Jr. with his Sports Illustrated Silver Anniversary Award - NARA - 7064481
Leader John McCormack Gerald Ford
Party Democratic Republican
Leader since January 10, 1962 January 3, 1965
Leader's seat MA-9th Michigan 5th
Last election 248 seats 187 seats
Seats won 243 192
Seat change Decrease 5 Increase 5
Popular vote 33,214,994 32,059,047
Percentage 50.2% 48.5%
Swing Decrease 0.7% Increase 0.3%

1968 House Districts

Speaker before election

John McCormack
Democratic

Elected Speaker

John McCormack
Democratic

Overall results

243 192
Democratic Republican

Summary of the November 5, 1968 election results

Parties Seats Popular Vote
1966 1968 Change Strength Vote % Change
Democratic Party 248 243 Decrease 5 55.9% 33,214,994 50.2% Decrease 0.7%
Republican Party 187 192 Increase 5 44.1% 32,059,047 48.5% Increase 0.3%
Conservative Party —— —— —— —— 256,498 0.4% Steady
American Independent Party —— —— —— —— 171,422 0.3% Increase 0.3%
Liberal Party —— —— —— —— 85,462 0.1% Steady
National Democratic Party —— —— —— —— 83,818 0.1% Increase 0.1%
Independent —— —— —— —— 75,515 0.1% Decrease 0.1%
Constitution Party —— —— —— —— 58,209 0.1% Increase 0.1%
Peace and Freedom Party —— —— —— —— 57,468 0.1% Increase 0.1%
Voice of Independence Party —— —— —— —— 9,399 <0.1% Steady
No Additional Taxes Party —— —— —— —— 8,493 <0.1% Steady
Socialist Labor Party —— —— —— —— 7,126 <0.1% Steady
New Party —— —— —— —— 4,534 <0.1% Steady
Socialist Workers Party —— —— —— —— 3,127 <0.1% Steady
De-escalators Party —— —— —— —— 2,798 <0.1% Steady
Common Sense Party —— —— —— —— 2,749 <0.1% Steady
American Anti-Communist Party —— —— —— —— 1,721 <0.1% Steady
Independent's Choice Party —— —— —— —— 1,314 <0.1% Steady
Abolish Port Authority Party —— —— —— —— 1,072 <0.1% Steady
New Politics Party —— —— —— —— 795 <0.1% Steady
Primary Party —— —— —— —— 572 <0.1% Steady
Prohibition Party —— —— —— —— 351 <0.1% Steady
Others —— —— —— —— 2,725 <0.1% Decrease 0.1%
Total 435 435 0 100.0% 66,109,209 100.0% ——
Source: Election Statistics - Office of the Clerk
Popular vote
Democratic
50.24%
Republican
48.49%
Others
1.27%
House seats
Democratic
55.86%
Republican
44.14%
91 us house membership
House seats by party holding plurality in state
  80.1-100% Democratic
  80.1-100% Republican
  60.1-80% Democratic
  60.1-80% Republican
  ≤ 60% Democratic
  ≤ 60% Republican
91 us house changes
  6+ Democratic gain
  6+ Republican gain
  3-5 Democratic gain
  3-5 Republican gain
  1-2 Democratic gain
  1-2 Republican gain
  no net change

Separate elections

District Incumbent Party First elected Results Candidates
New York 13 Abraham J. Multer Democratic 1952 Incumbent resigned December 31, 1967 to become Justice on the New York Supreme Court.
New member elected February 20, 1968.
Democratic hold.
Winner was subsequently re-elected in November.
Bertram L. Podell (D) 49.7%
Melvin Dubin (New Leadership) 38.4%
Gerald S. Held (R) 6.7%
Michael Ajello (Conservative) 5.2%
Mississippi 3 John Bell Williams Democratic 1962 Incumbent resigned January 16, 1968 to become Governor of Mississippi.
New member elected March 12, 1968.
Democratic hold.
Winner was subsequently re-elected in November
Charles H. Griffin (D) 67%
Charles Evers (D) 33.1%
Texas 3 Joe R. Pool Democratic 1962 Incumbent died July 14, 1968.
New member elected August 24, 1968.
Winner was subsequently re-elected in November
Republican gain.
James M. Collins (R) 60%
Elizabeth (Mrs. Joe) Pool (D) 40%

November elections

Alabama

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Alabama 1 Jack Edwards Republican 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Jack Edwards (R) 57.1%
Arnold D. Debrow (D) 38.4%
Noble Beasley (Nat Dem) 4.4%
Darius K. Rosco (I) 0.02%
Alabama 2 William Louis Dickinson Republican 1964 Incumbent re-elected. William Louis Dickinson (R) 55.4%
Robert F. Whaley (D) 34.2%
Richard Boone (Nat Dem) 10.4%
Alabama 3 George W. Andrews Democratic 1944 Incumbent re-elected. George W. Andrews (D) 90.8%
Wilbur Johnston (Nat Dem) 8.4%
Ralph Price (I) 0.8%
Alabama 4 William Flynt Nichols Democratic 1966 Incumbent re-elected. William Flynt Nichols (D) 80.0%
Robert M. Kerr (R) 11.5%
T. J. Clemons (Nat Dem) 8.5%
Alabama 5 Armistead I. Selden, Jr. Democratic 1952 Incumbent retired to run for U.S. Senate.
New member elected.
Democratic hold.
Walter Flowers (D) 56.2%
William McKinley Branch (Nat Dem) 22.8%
Frank Donaldson (R) 11.9%
Mike Simpson (I) 7.7%
W. C. Gibbs (Conservative) 1.0%
Richard Delaney (I) 0.4%
Alabama 6 John Hall Buchanan, Jr. Republican 1964 Incumbent re-elected. John Hall Buchanan, Jr. (R) 59.3%
Quinton R. Bowers (D) 29.6%
Thomas Wrenn (Nat Dem) 11.1%
Alabama 7 Tom Bevill Democratic 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Tom Bevill (D) 76.1%
Jodie Connell (R) 21.5%
James Bane (Nat Dem) 1.6%
A. V. Stone (American Independent) 0.8%
Alabama 8 Robert E. Jones, Jr. Democratic 1947 Incumbent re-elected. Robert E. Jones, Jr. (D) 76.1%
Ken Hearn (Conservative) 15.0%
Charlie Burgess (Nat Dem) 6.3%
Richard J. Pella (American Independent) 2.6%

Alaska

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Alaska at-large Howard Wallace Pollock Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Howard Wallace Pollock (R) 54.2%
Nick Begich (D) 45.8%

Arizona

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Arizona 1 John Jacob Rhodes Republican 1952 Incumbent re-elected. John Jacob Rhodes (R) 71.6%
Robert E. Miller (D) 28.4%
Arizona 2 Mo Udall Democratic 1961 Incumbent re-elected. Mo Udall (D) 70.3%
G. Alfred McGinnis (R) 29.7%
Arizona 3 Sam Steiger Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Sam Steiger (R) 63.4%
Ralph Watkins, Jr. (D) 36.6%

Arkansas

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Arkansas 1 Ezekiel C. Gathings Democratic 1938 Incumbent retired.
New member elected.
Democratic hold.
William Vollie Alexander, Jr. (D) 68.9%
Guy Newcomb (R) 31.1%
Arkansas 2 Wilbur Mills Democratic 1938 Incumbent re-elected. Wilbur Mills (D)
Unopposed
Arkansas 3 John P. Hammerschmidt Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. John P. Hammerschmidt (R) 67.1%
Hardy Croxton (D) 32.9%
Arkansas 4 David Pryor Democratic 1966 Incumbent re-elected. David Pryor (D)
Unopposed

California

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
California 1 Donald H. Clausen Republican 1963 Incumbent re-elected. Donald H. Clausen (R) 75.1%
Donald W. Graham (D) 21.4%
Adolph N. Hofmann (PF) 1.9%
Gladys L. O'Neal (AI) 1.6%
California 2 Harold T. Johnson Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Harold T. Johnson (D) 60.8%
Osmer E. Dunaway (R) 37.5%
Paul J. Huft (AI) 1.7%
California 3 John E. Moss Democratic 1952 Incumbent re-elected. John E. Moss (D) 56.0%
Elmore J. Duffy (R) 41.8%
James Tarleton Slaughter (AI) 2.2%
California 4 Robert L. Leggett Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Robert L. Leggett (D) 55.5%
James Shumway (R) 41.6%
Gene C. Clark (AI) 2.9%
California 5 Phillip Burton Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Phillip Burton (D) 72.0%
Waldo Velasquez (R) 24.2%
Marvin Garson (PF) 3.8%
California 6 William S. Mailliard Republican 1952 Incumbent re-elected. William S. Mailliard (R) 72.8%
Phillip Drath (D) 27.2%
California 7 Jeffery Cohelan Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Jeffery Cohelan (D) 62.9%
Barney E. Hilburn (R) 29.6%
Huey P. Newton (PF) 7.5%
California 8 George Paul Miller Democratic 1944 Incumbent re-elected. George Paul Miller (D) 64.0%
Raymond P. Britton (R) 36.0%
California 9 Don Edwards Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Don Edwards (D) 56.5%
Larry Fargher (R) 43.5%
California 10 Charles S. Gubser Republican 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Charles S. Gubser (R) 67.3%
Grayson S. Taketa (D) 30.9%
Martin L. Primach (PF) 1.8%
California 11 Pete McCloskey Republican 1967 Incumbent re-elected. Pete McCloskey (R) 79.3%
Urban G. Whitaker, Jr. (D) 19.6%
David Demorest Ransom (PF) 1.0%
California 12 Burt L. Talcott Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Burt L. Talcott (R) 94.9%
Ann J. Holliday (AI) 5.1%
California 13 Charles M. Teague Republican 1954 Incumbent re-elected. Charles M. Teague (R) 65.9%
Stanley K. Sheinbaum (D) 34.1%
California 14 Jerome R. Waldie Democratic 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Jerome R. Waldie (D) 71.6%
David W. Schuh (R) 26.6%
Luis W. Hamilton (AI) 1.9%
California 15 John J. McFall Democratic 1956 Incumbent re-elected. John J. McFall (D) 53.8%
Sam Van Dyken (R) 46.2%
California 16 Bernice F. Sisk Democratic 1954 Incumbent re-elected. Bernice F. Sisk (D) 62.5%
Dave Harris (R) 35.4%
John P. Carroll (AI) 2.2%
California 17 Cecil R. King Democratic 1942 Incumbent retired.
New member elected.
Democratic hold.
Glenn M. Anderson (D) 50.7%
Joe Blatchford (R) 48.1%
Ben Dobbs (PF) 1.1%
California 18 Robert B. Mathias Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Robert B. Mathias (R) 65.2%
Harlan Hagen (D) 33.4%
Edward Calvin Williams (AI) 1.4%
California 19 Chet Holifield Democratic 1942 Incumbent re-elected. Chet Holifield (D) 63.2%
Bill Jones (R) 34.1%
Wayne L. Cook (AI) 2.6%
California 20 H. Allen Smith Republican 1956 Incumbent re-elected. H. Allen Smith (R) 69.3%
Don White (D) 29.2%
Robert G. Clarke (PF) 1.5%
California 21 Augustus F. Hawkins Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Augustus F. Hawkins (D) 91.6%
Rayfield Lundy (R) 8.4%
California 22 James C. Corman Democratic 1960 Incumbent re-elected. James C. Corman (D) 56.9%
Joe Holt (R) 41.4%
Hugh Manes (PF) 1.7%
California 23 Del M. Clawson Republican 1963 Incumbent re-elected. Del M. Clawson (R) 64.9%
Jim Sperrazzo (D) 35.1%
California 24 Glenard P. Lipscomb Republican 1953 Incumbent re-elected. Glenard P. Lipscomb (R) 72.8%
Fred Warner Neal (D) 27.2%
California 25 Charles E. Wiggins Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Charles E. Wiggins (R) 68.6%
Keith F. Shirey (D) 31.4%
California 26 Thomas M. Rees Democratic 1965 Incumbent re-elected. Thomas M. Rees (D) 65.5%
Irving Teichner (R) 31.3%
Jack Weinberg (PF) 3.2%
California 27 Edwin Reinecke Republican 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Edwin Reinecke (R) 72.2%
John T. Butchko (D) 27.8%
California 28 Alphonzo E. Bell, Jr. Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Alphonzo E. Bell, Jr. (R) 71.2%
John McKee Pratt (D) 26.9%
Sherman Pearl (PF) 1.9%
California 29 George Brown, Jr. Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. George Brown, Jr. (D) 52.3%
Bill Orozco (R) 47.7%
California 30 Edward R. Roybal Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Edward R. Roybal (D) 67.5%
Samuel M. Cavnar (R) 32.5%
California 31 Charles H. Wilson Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Charles H. Wilson (D) 58.9%
James R. Dunn (R) 39.1%
Stanley L. Schulte (AI) 2.0%
California 32 Craig Hosmer Republican 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Craig Hosmer (R) 73.8%
Arthur J. Gottlieb (D) 24.1%
Richard B. Williams (AI) 2.1%
California 33 Jerry Pettis Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Jerry Pettis (R) 66.3%
Al C. Bellard (D) 32.0%
Earl D. Wallen (AI) 1.7%
California 34 Richard T. Hanna Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Richard T. Hanna (D) 50.9%
Bill J. Teague (R) 49.1%
California 35 James B. Utt Republican 1952 Incumbent re-elected. James B. Utt (R) 72.5%
Thomas B. Lenhart (D) 25.1%
Annie McDonald (AI) 2.4%
California 36 Bob Wilson Republican 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Bob Wilson (R) 71.6%
Don Lindgren (D) 28.4%
California 37 Lionel Van Deerlin Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Lionel Van Deerlin (D) 64.7%
Mike Schaefer (R) 35.3%
California 38 John V. Tunney Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. John V. Tunney (D) 62.8%
Robert O. Hunter (R) 35.4%
James H. Griffin (AI) 1.3%
Terese A. Karmel (PF) 0.6%

Colorado

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Colorado 1 Byron G. Rogers Democratic 1950 Incumbent re-elected. Byron G. Rogers (D) 45.7%
Frank A. Kemp, Jr. (R) 41.5%
Gordon G. Barnwall (AI) 12.8%
Colorado 2 Donald G. Brotzman Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Donald G. Brotzman (R) 62.9%
Roy H. McVicker (D) 37.1%
Colorado 3 Frank Evans Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Frank Evans (D) 52.1%
Paul Bradley (R) 47.9%
Colorado 4 Wayne N. Aspinall Democratic 1948 Incumbent re-elected. Wayne N. Aspinall (D) 54.7%
Fred E. Anderson (R) 45.3%

Connecticut

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Connecticut 1 Emilio Q. Daddario Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Emilio Q. Daddario (D) 62.4%
Roger B. Ladd (R) 37.3%
Donald B. LaCroix (I) 0.3%
Connecticut 2 William L. St. Onge Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. William L. St. Onge (D) 54.1%
Peter P. Mariani (R) 45.3%
Daniel R. Tarasevich (AI) 0.6%
Connecticut 3 Robert Giaimo Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Robert Giaimo (D) 53.9%
Stelio Salmona (R) 42.4%
Robert M. Cook (AI) 3.7%
Connecticut 4 Donald J. Irwin Democratic 1964 Incumbent lost re-election.
New member elected.
Republican gain.
Lowell P. Weicker, Jr. (R) 51.4%
Donald J. Irwin (D) 47.3%
Morris Earle (I) 1.3%
Connecticut 5 John S. Monagan Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. John S. Monagan (D) 56.3%
Gaetano A. Russo, Jr. (R) 43.7%
Connecticut 6 Thomas J. Meskill Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Thomas J. Meskill (R) 62.3%
Robert M. Sharaf (D) 37.7%

Delaware

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Delaware at-large William V. Roth, Jr. Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. William V. Roth, Jr. (R) 58.7%
Harris B. McDowell, Jr. (D) 41.3%

Florida

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Florida 1 Bob Sikes Democratic 1940 Incumbent re-elected. Bob Sikes (D) 84.7%
John Drzazga (R) 15.3%
Florida 2 Don Fuqua Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Don Fuqua (D)
Unopposed
Florida 3 Charles Edward Bennett Democratic 1948 Incumbent re-elected. Charles Edward Bennett (D) 78.9%
Bill Parsons (R) 21.1%
Florida 4 Syd Herlong Democratic 1948 Incumbent retired.
New member elected.
Democratic hold.
Bill Chappell (D) 52.8%
Bill Herlong (R) 47.2%
Florida 5 Edward J. Gurney Republican 1962 Incumbent retired to run for U.S. Senate.
New member elected.
Republican hold.
Louis Frey, Jr. (R) 61.7%
James C. Robinson (D) 38.3%
Florida 6 Sam M. Gibbons Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Sam M. Gibbons (D) 62.0%
Paul A. Saad (R) 38.0%
Florida 7 James A. Haley Democratic 1952 Incumbent re-elected. James A. Haley (D) 55.0%
Joe Z. Lovingood (R) 45.0%
Florida 8 William C. Cramer Republican 1954 Incumbent re-elected. William C. Cramer (R)
Unopposed
Florida 9 Paul Rogers Democratic 1954 Incumbent re-elected. Paul Rogers (D) 56.2%
Robert W. Rust (R) 43.8%
Florida 10 J. Herbert Burke Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. J. Herbert Burke (R) 54.9%
Elton J. Gissendanner (D) 45.1%
Florida 11 Claude Pepper Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Claude Pepper (D) 76.6%
Ronald I. Strauss (R) 23.4%
Florida 12 Dante Fascell Democratic 1954 Incumbent re-elected. Dante Fascell (D) 57.0%
Mike Thompson (R) 43.0%

Georgia

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Georgia 1 George Elliott Hagan Democratic 1960 Incumbent re-elected. George Elliott Hagan (D) 68.2%
Joe Tribble (R) 31.8%
Georgia 2 Maston E. O'Neal, Jr. Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Maston E. O'Neal, Jr. (D)
Unopposed
Georgia 3 Jack Thomas Brinkley Democratic 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Jack Thomas Brinkley (D)
Unopposed
Georgia 4 Benjamin B. Blackburn Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Benjamin B. Blackburn (R) 57.5%
James Mackay (D) 42.5%
Georgia 5 Fletcher Thompson Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Fletcher Thompson (R) 55.6%
Charles Weltner (D) 44.4%
Georgia 6 John James Flynt, Jr. Democratic 1954 Incumbent re-elected. John James Flynt, Jr. (D)
Unopposed
Georgia 7 John W. Davis Democratic 1960 Incumbent re-elected. John W. Davis (D)
Unopposed
Georgia 8 W. S. Stuckey, Jr. Democratic 1966 Incumbent re-elected. W. S. Stuckey, Jr. (D)
Unopposed
Georgia 9 Phillip M. Landrum Democratic 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Phillip M. Landrum (D)
Unopposed
Georgia 10 Robert Grier Stephens, Jr. Democratic 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Robert Grier Stephens, Jr. (D)
Unopposed

Hawaii

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Hawaii at-large Spark Matsunaga Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Spark Matsunaga (D) 37.4%
Patsy Mink (D) 34.4%
Neal S. Blaisdell (R) 18.2%
George Dubois (R) 9.0%
John D. Olsen (PF) 0.6%
Peter Lombardi (PF) 0.5%
Hawaii at-large Patsy Mink Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected.

Idaho

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Idaho 1 James A. McClure Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. James A. McClure (R) 59.4%
Compton I. White, Jr. (D) 40.6%
Idaho 2 George V. Hansen Republican 1964 Incumbent retired to run for U.S. Senate.
New member elected.
Republican hold.
Orval H. Hansen (R) 52.6%
Darrell V. Manning (D) 43.9%
Joel Anderson (AI) 3.5%

Illinois

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Illinois 1 William L. Dawson Democratic 1942 Incumbent re-elected. William L. Dawson (D) 84.6%
Janet Roberts Jennings (R) 15.4%
Illinois 2 Barratt O'Hara Democratic 1952 Incumbent lost renomination.
New member elected.
Democratic hold.
Abner J. Mikva (D) 65.4%
Thomas R. Ireland (R) 34.6%
Illinois 3 William T. Murphy Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. William T. Murphy (D) 54.0%
Robert A. Podesta (R) 46.0%
Illinois 4 Ed Derwinski Republican 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Ed Derwinski (R) 68.3%
Robert E. Creighton (D) 31.7%
Illinois 5 John C. Kluczynski Democratic 1950 Incumbent re-elected. John C. Kluczynski (D) 55.4%
Joseph J. Krasowski (R) 44.6%
Illinois 6 Daniel J. Ronan Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Daniel J. Ronan (D) 59.7%
Gerald Dolezal (R) 40.3%
Illinois 7 Frank Annunzio Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Frank Annunzio (D) 83.1%
Thomas J. Lento (R) 16.9%
Illinois 8 Dan Rostenkowski Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Dan Rostenkowski (D) 62.8%
Henry S. Kaplinski (R) 37.2%
Illinois 9 Sidney R. Yates Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Sidney R. Yates (D) 64.4%
Edward U. Notz (R) 35.6%
Illinois 10 Harold R. Collier Republican 1956 Incumbent re-elected. Harold R. Collier (R) 66.8%
Seymour C. Axelrood (D) 33.2%
Illinois 11 Roman C. Pucinski Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Roman C. Pucinski (D) 55.8%
John J. Hoellen (R) 44.2%
Illinois 12 Robert McClory Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Robert McClory (R) 70.4%
Albert S. Salvi (D) 29.6%
Illinois 13 Donald Rumsfeld Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Donald Rumsfeld (R) 72.7%
David C. Baylor (D) 27.3%
Illinois 14 John N. Erlenborn Republican 1964 Incumbent re-elected. John N. Erlenborn (R) 71.1%
Marc Karson (D) 28.9%
Illinois 15 Charlotte T. Reid Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Charlotte T. Reid (R) 68.7%
Benjamin P. Alschuler (D) 31.3%
Illinois 16 John B. Anderson Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. John B. Anderson (R) 67.3%
Stan Major (D) 32.7%
Illinois 17 Leslie C. Arends Republican 1934 Incumbent re-elected. Leslie C. Arends (R) 65.3%
Lester A. Hawthorne (D) 34.7%
Illinois 18 Robert H. Michel Republican 1956 Incumbent re-elected. Robert H. Michel (R) 60.9%
James G. Hatcher (D) 39.1%
Illinois 19 Tom Railsback Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Tom Railsback (R) 63.5%
Craig Lovitt (D) 36.5%
Illinois 20 Paul Findley Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Paul Findley (R) 66.2%
Donald L. Schilson (D) 33.8%
Illinois 21 Kenneth J. Gray Democratic 1954 Incumbent re-elected. Kenneth J. Gray (D) 54.1%
Van Oshel (R) 45.9%
Illinois 22 William L. Springer Republican 1950 Incumbent re-elected. William L. Springer (R) 64.3%
Carl Firley (D) 35.7%
Illinois 23 George E. Shipley Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. George E. Shipley (D) 54.0%
Bert Hopper (R) 46.0%
Illinois 24 Melvin Price Democratic 1944 Incumbent re-elected. Melvin Price (D) 71.3%
John S. Guthrie (R) 28.7%

Indiana

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Indiana 1 Ray J. Madden Democratic 1942 Incumbent re-elected. Ray J. Madden (D) 56.7%
Donald E. Taylor (R) 43.0%
J. Ralston Miller (Proh) 0.2%
Indiana 2 Charles A. Halleck Republican 1935 Incumbent retired.
New member elected.
Republican hold.
Earl F. Landgrebe (R) 55.1%
Edward F. Kelly (D) 44.9%
Indiana 3 John Brademas Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. John Brademas (D) 52.2%
William W. Erwin (R) 47.8%
Indiana 4 E. Ross Adair Republican 1950 Incumbent re-elected. E. Ross Adair (R) 51.4%
J. Edward Roush (D) 48.6%
J. Edward Roush
Redistricted from the 5th district
Democratic 1958 Redistricting contest.
Democratic loss.
Indiana 5 Richard L. Roudebush
Redistricted from the 10th district
Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Richard L. Roudebush (R) 63.0%
Robert C. Ford (D) 37.0%
Indiana 6 William G. Bray Republican 1950 Incumbent re-elected. William G. Bray (R) 64.9%
Phillip L. Bayt (D) 35.1%
Indiana 7 John T. Myers Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. John T. Myers (R) 59.8%
Elden C. Tipton (D) 40.2%
Indiana 8 Roger H. Zion Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Roger H. Zion (R) 54.5%
K. Wayne Kent (D) 45.5%
Indiana 9 Lee H. Hamilton Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Lee H. Hamilton (D) 54.4%
Robert D. Garton (R) 45.6%
Indiana 10 None (District created) New seat.
New member elected.
Republican gain.
David W. Dennis (R) 53.9%
William J. Norton (D) 46.1%
Indiana 11 Andrew Jacobs, Jr. Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Andrew Jacobs, Jr. (D) 53.1%
W. W. Hill, Jr. (R) 46.9%

Iowa

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Iowa 1 Fred Schwengel Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Fred Schwengel (R) 53.0%
John R. Schmidhauser (D) 47.0%
Iowa 2 John C. Culver Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. John C. Culver (D) 55.1%
Tom Riley (R) 44.9%
Iowa 3 H. R. Gross Republican 1948 Incumbent re-elected. H. R. Gross (R) 64.0%
John E. Van Eschen (D) 36.0%
Iowa 4 John Henry Kyl Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. John Henry Kyl (R) 53.9%
Bert Bandstra (D) 46.1%
Iowa 5 Neal Smith Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Neal Smith (D) 62.1%
Don Mahon (R) 37.9%
Iowa 6 Wiley Mayne Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Wiley Mayne (R) 65.0%
Jerry O. Sullivan (D) 35.0%
Iowa 7 William J. Scherle Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. William J. Scherle (R) 65.1%
Richard C. Oshlo (D) 34.9%

Kansas

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Kansas 1 Bob Dole Republican 1960 Incumbent retired to run for U.S. Senate.
New member elected.
Republican hold.
Keith Sebelius (R) 51.5%
George W. Meeker (D) 48.5%
Kansas 2 Chester L. Mize Republican 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Chester L. Mize (R) 67.6%
Robert Austin Swan, Jr. (D) 32.4%
Kansas 3 Larry Winn Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Larry Winn (R) 62.8%
Newell A. George (D) 37.2%
Kansas 4 Garner E. Shriver Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Garner E. Shriver (R) 64.7%
Patrick F. Kelly (D) 35.3%
Kansas 5 Joe Skubitz Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Joe Skubitz (R) 64.5%
A. F. Bramble (D) 35.5%

Kentucky

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Kentucky 1 Frank Stubblefield Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Frank Stubblefield (D)
Unopposed
Kentucky 2 William Huston Natcher Democratic 1953 Incumbent re-elected. William Huston Natcher (D) 56.4%
Robert D. Simmons (R) 43.6%
Kentucky 3 William O. Cowger Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. William O. Cowger (R) 55.9%
Tom O. Ray (D) 44.1%
Kentucky 4 Gene Snyder Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Gene Snyder (R) 65.0%
Gus Sheehan, Jr. (D) 35.0%
Kentucky 5 Tim Lee Carter Republican 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Tim Lee Carter (R) 72.8%
Thomas Jefferson Roberts (D) 25.8%
Charles P. Peace (AI) 1.5%
Kentucky 6 John C. Watts Democratic 1951 Incumbent re-elected. John C. Watts (D) 56.5%
Russell G. Mobley (R) 42.4%
J. Donald Graham (AI) 1.1%
Kentucky 7 Carl D. Perkins Democratic 1948 Incumbent re-elected. Carl D. Perkins (D) 62.0%
James D. Nickell (R) 38.0%

Louisiana

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Louisiana 1 F. Edward Hebert Democratic 1940 Incumbent re-elected. F. Edward Hebert (D)
Unopposed
Louisiana 2 Hale Boggs Democratic 1946 Incumbent re-elected. Hale Boggs (D) 51.2%
David C. Treen (R) 48.8%
Louisiana 3 Edwin E. Willis Democratic 1948 Incumbent lost renomination.
New member elected.
Democratic hold.
Patrick T. Caffery (D)
Unopposed
Louisiana 4 Joe Waggonner Democratic 1961 Incumbent re-elected. Joe Waggonner (D)
Unopposed
Louisiana 5 Otto Passman Democratic 1946 Incumbent re-elected. Otto Passman (D)
Unopposed
Louisiana 6 John Rarick Democratic 1966 Incumbent re-elected. John Rarick (D) 79.3%
Loyd J. Rockhold (R) 20.7%
Louisiana 7 Edwin Edwards Democratic 1965 Incumbent re-elected. Edwin Edwards (D) 84.9%
Vance W. Plauche (R) 15.1%
Louisiana 8 Speedy Long Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Speedy Long (D)
Unopposed

Maine

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Maine 1 Peter N. Kyros Democratic 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Peter N. Kyros (D) 56.6%
Horace A. Hildreth, Jr. (R) 43.4%
Maine 2 William Hathaway Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. William Hathaway (D) 55.7%
Elden H. Shute, Jr. (R) 44.3%

Maryland

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Maryland 1 Rogers Morton Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Rogers Morton (R) 73.6%
E. Homer White (D) 26.4%
Maryland 2 Clarence Long Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Clarence Long (D) 59.1%
John E. Mudd (R) 40.9%
Maryland 3 Edward Garmatz Democratic 1947 Incumbent re-elected. Edward Garmatz (D) 81.2%
James E. Chew (R) 18.8%
Maryland 4 George Hyde Fallon Democratic 1944 Incumbent re-elected. George Hyde Fallon (D) 65.6%
Thomas Paul Raimondi (R) 34.4%
Maryland 5 Hervey Machen Democratic 1964 Incumbent lost re-election.
New member elected.
Republican gain.
Lawrence Hogan (R) 52.7%
Hervey Machen (D) 47.3%
Maryland 6 Charles Mathias, Jr. Republican 1960 Incumbent retired to run for U.S. Senate.
New member elected.
Republican hold.
John Glenn Beall, Jr. (R) 53.0%
Goodloe E. Byron (D) 47.0%
Maryland 7 Samuel Friedel Democratic 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Samuel Friedel (D) 79.6%
Arthur W. Downs (R) 20.4%
Maryland 8 Gilbert Gude Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Gilbert Gude (R) 60.9%
Margaret C. Schweinhaut (D) 39.1%

Massachusetts

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Massachusetts 1 Silvio Conte Republican 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Silvio Conte (R)
Unopposed
Massachusetts 2 Edward Boland Democratic 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Edward Boland (D) 73.6%
Frederick M. Whitney, Jr. (R) 26.4%
Massachusetts 3 Philip Philbin Democratic 1942 Incumbent re-elected. Philip Philbin (D) 47.8%
Chandler H. Stevens (I) 27.7%
Laurence Curtis (R) 24.5%
Massachusetts 4 Harold Donohue Democratic 1946 Incumbent re-elected. Harold Donohue (D) 61.0%
Howard A. Miller, Jr. (R) 39.0%
Massachusetts 5 Frank B. Morse Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Frank B. Morse (R) 60.4%
Robert C. Maguire (D) 39.6%
Massachusetts 6 William H. Bates Republican 1950 Incumbent re-elected. William H. Bates (R) 66.1%
Deirdre Henderson (D) 33.9%
Massachusetts 7 Torbert H. MacDonald Democratic 1954 Incumbent re-elected. Torbert H. MacDonald (D) 62.5%
William S. Abbott (R) 37.5%
Massachusetts 8 Tip O'Neill Democratic 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Tip O'Neill (D)
Unopposed
Massachusetts 9 John William McCormack Democratic 1928 Incumbent re-elected. John William McCormack (D) 82.9%
Alan C. Freeman (R) 17.1%
Massachusetts 10 Margaret Heckler Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Margaret Heckler (R) 67.4%
Edmund Dinis (D) 32.6%
Massachusetts 11 James A. Burke Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. James A. Burke (D)
Unopposed
Massachusetts 12 Hastings Keith Republican 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Hastings Keith (R)
Unopposed

Michigan

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Michigan 1 John Conyers Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. John Conyers (D)
Unopposed
Michigan 2 Marvin L. Esch Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Marvin L. Esch (R) 54.3%
Weston E. Vivian (D) 44.9%
Bertram E. Garskoff (I) 0.5%
John Belisle (Socialist Workers) 0.2%
Ralph W. Muncy (Soc-Lab) 0.1%
Michigan 3 Garry E. Brown Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Garry E. Brown (R) 65.2%
Thomas L. Keenan (D) 34.8%
Michigan 4 J. Edward Hutchinson Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. J. Edward Hutchinson (R) 65.6%
John V. Martin (D) 34.4%
Michigan 5 Gerald Ford Republican 1948 Incumbent re-elected. Gerald Ford (R) 62.8%
Lawrence E. Howard (D) 37.2%
Frank Girard (Soc-Lab) 0.09%
Michigan 6 Charles E. Chamberlain Republican 1956 Incumbent re-elected. Charles E. Chamberlain (R) 64.1%
James A. Harrison (D) 35.9%
Michigan 7 Donald Riegle, Jr. Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Donald Riegle, Jr. (R) 60.7%
William R. Blue (D) 39.3%
Michigan 8 R. James Harvey Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. R. James Harvey (R) 68.8%
Richard E. Davies (D) 31.2%
Michigan 9 Guy Vander Jagt Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Guy Vander Jagt (R) 67.5%
Jay A. Wabeke (D) 32.5%
Michigan 10 Elford Albin Cederberg Republican 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Elford Albin Cederberg (R) 65.9%
Wayne Miller (D) 34.1%
Michigan 11 Philip Ruppe Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Philip Ruppe (R) 58.8%
Raymond F. Clevenger (D) 41.2%
Michigan 12 James G. O'Hara Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. James G. O'Hara (D) 70.3%
Max B. Harris, Jr. (R) 29.3%
Frank Lovell (Socialist Workers) 0.2%
James C. Horvath (Soc-Lab) 0.2%
Michigan 13 Charles Diggs Democratic 1954 Incumbent re-elected. Charles Diggs (D) 86.4%
Eugene Beauregard (R) 13.6%
Michigan 14 Lucien N. Nedzi Democratic 1961 Incumbent re-elected. Lucien N. Nedzi (D) 63.0%
Peter O'Rourke (R) 37.0%
Michigan 15 William D. Ford Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. William D. Ford (D) 71.0%
John F. Boyle (R) 29.0%
Michigan 16 John D. Dingell, Jr. Democratic 1955 Incumbent re-elected. John D. Dingell, Jr. (D) 73.9%
Monte R. Bona (R) 25.9%
Henry Austin (Socialist Workers) 0.3%
Michigan 17 Martha W. Griffiths Democratic 1954 Incumbent re-elected. Martha W. Griffiths (D) 74.8%
John M. Siviter (R) 24.8%
Linda Belisle (Socialist Workers) 0.2%
James Sim (Soc-Lab) 0.2%
Michigan 18 William Broomfield Republican 1956 Incumbent re-elected. William Broomfield (R) 59.9%
Allen Zemmol (D) 39.7%
Sarah Lovell (Socialist Workers) 0.3%
W. Clifford Bentley (Soc-Lab) 0.1%
Michigan 19 Jack H. McDonald Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Jack H. McDonald (R) 58.0%
Gary R. Frink (D) 42.0%

Minnesota

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Minnesota 1 Al Quie Republican 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Al Quie (R) 68.7%
George Daley (DFL) 31.3%
Minnesota 2 Ancher Nelsen Republican 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Ancher Nelsen (R) 59.5%
Jon Wefald (DFL) 40.5%
Minnesota 3 Clark MacGregor Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Clark MacGregor (R) 64.8%
Eugene E. Stokowski (DFL) 35.2%
Minnesota 4 Joseph Karth Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Joseph Karth (DFL) 61.3%
Emery Barrette (R) 38.7%
Minnesota 5 Donald M. Fraser Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Donald M. Fraser (DFL) 57.5%
Harmon T. Ogdahl (R) 41.8%
William C. Braatz (Industrial Government) 0.4%
David Thorstad (Socialist Workers) 0.3%
Minnesota 6 John Zwach Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. John Zwach (R) 56.2%
J. Buford Johnson (DFL) 43.8%
Minnesota 7 Odin Langen Republican 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Odin Langen (R) 51.2%
Bob Bergland (DFL) 48.8%
Minnesota 8 John Blatnik Democratic 1946 Incumbent re-elected. John Blatnik (DFL) 67.6%
James A. Hennen (R) 32.4%

Mississippi

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Mississippi 1 Thomas Abernethy Democratic 1942 Incumbent re-elected. Thomas Abernethy (D)
Unopposed
Mississippi 2 Jamie L. Whitten Democratic 1941 Incumbent re-elected. Jamie L. Whitten (D)
Unopposed
Mississippi 3 Charles H. Griffin Democratic 1968 Incumbent re-elected. Charles H. Griffin (D)
Unopposed
Mississippi 4 Gillespie V. Montgomery Democratic 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Gillespie V. Montgomery (D) 70.0%
Prentiss Walker (R) 30.0%
Mississippi 5 William M. Colmer Democratic 1932 Incumbent re-elected. William M. Colmer (D)
Unopposed

Missouri

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Missouri 1 Frank M. Karsten Democratic 1946 Incumbent retired.
New member elected.
Democratic hold.
Bill Clay (D) 64.1%
Curtis C. Crawford (R) 35.9%
Missouri 2 Thomas B. Curtis Republican 1950 Incumbent retired to run for U.S. Senate.
New member elected.
Democratic gain.
James W. Symington (D) 53.2%
Hugh Scott (R) 46.8%
Missouri 3 Leonor Sullivan Democratic 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Leonor Sullivan (D) 73.4%
Homer McCracken (R) 26.6%
Missouri 4 William J. Randall Democratic 1959 Incumbent re-elected. William J. Randall (D) 57.9%
Leslie O. Olson (R) 42.1%
Missouri 5 Richard Bolling Democratic 1948 Incumbent re-elected. Richard Bolling (D) 65.4%
Harold Masters (R) 34.6%
Missouri 6 William Raleigh Hull, Jr. Democratic 1954 Incumbent re-elected. William Raleigh Hull, Jr. (D) 54.6%
James E. Austin (R) 45.4%
Missouri 7 Durward Gorham Hall Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Durward Gorham Hall (R) 63.8%
Ed Bonitt (D) 36.2%
Missouri 8 Richard Howard Ichord, Jr. Democratic 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Richard Howard Ichord, Jr. (D) 57.5%
Eugene E. Northern (R) 42.0%
Charles H. Byford (AI) 0.5%
Missouri 9 William L. Hungate Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. William L. Hungate (D) 52.2%
Kit Bond (R) 47.8%
Missouri 10 Paul C. Jones Democratic 1948 Incumbent retired.
New member elected.
Democratic hold.
Bill Burlison (D) 54.0%
Vernon H. Landgraf (R) 46.0%

Montana

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Montana 1 Arnold Olsen Democratic 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Arnold Olsen (D) 53.6%
Dick Smiley (R) 46.4%
Montana 2 James Franklin Battin Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. James Franklin Battin (R) 67.8%
Robert L. Kelleher (D) 32.2%

Nebraska

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Nebraska 1 Robert Vernon Denney Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Robert Vernon Denney (R) 54.1%
Clara Callan (D) 43.4%
Harry Bruce Hamilton (New Party) 2.5%
Nebraska 2 Glenn Cunningham Republican 1956 Incumbent re-elected. Glenn Cunningham (R) 55.2%
Mrs. Frank B. Morrison (D) 44.8%
Nebraska 3 David T. Martin Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. David T. Martin (R) 67.8%
J. B. Dean (D) 32.2%

Nevada

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Nevada at-large Walter S. Baring, Jr. Democratic 1956 Incumbent re-elected. Walter S. Baring, Jr. (D) 72.1%
James Michael Slattery (R) 27.9%

New Hampshire

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
New Hampshire 1 Louis C. Wyman Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Louis C. Wyman (R) 63.4%
James T. Keefe (D) 36.6%
New Hampshire 2 James Colgate Cleveland Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. James Colgate Cleveland (R) 71.1%
David C. Hoeb (D) 28.9%

New Jersey

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
New Jersey 1 John E. Hunt Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. John E. Hunt (R) 58.0%
Thomas S. Higgins (D) 40.9%
Elliott G. Heard, Jr. (Abolish Port Authority) 0.6%
Dominic W. Doganiero (Soc-Lab) 0.4%
New Jersey 2 Charles W. Sandman, Jr. Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Charles W. Sandman, Jr. (R) 55.3%
David Dichter (D) 44.4%
Albert Ronis (Soc-Lab) 0.3%
New Jersey 3 James J. Howard Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. James J. Howard (D) 57.8%
Richard R. Stout (R) 41.9%
Walter Petrovich (Soc-Lab) 0.3%
New Jersey 4 Frank Thompson Democratic 1954 Incumbent re-elected. Frank Thompson (D) 53.4%
Sidney S. Souter (R) 46.4%
Joseph J. Frank (Soc-Lab) 0.2%
New Jersey 5 Peter Frelinghuysen, Jr. Republican 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Peter Frelinghuysen, Jr. (R) 68.2%
Robert F. Allen (D) 29.9%
Robert G. Wright (Conservative) 1.9%
New Jersey 6 William T. Cahill Republican 1958 Incumbent re-elected. William T. Cahill (R) 65.7%
Robert A. Gasser (D) 33.9%
Bernardo S. Doganiero (Soc-Lab) 0.4%
New Jersey 7 William B. Widnall Republican 1950 Incumbent re-elected. William B. Widnall (R) 62.2%
Charles S. Gregg (D) 36.7%
William Craig Kennedy (Conservative) 1.1%
New Jersey 8 Charles S. Joelson Democratic 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Charles S. Joelson (D) 61.4%
Richard M. DeMarco (R) 38.2%
Robert Clement (Soc-Lab) 0.4%
New Jersey 9 Henry Helstoski Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Henry Helstoski (D) 49.8%
Peter Moraites (R) 48.6%
Hannibal Cundari (Conservative) 0.8%
Henry Koch (I) 0.5%
Henry C. Van Der Osten (AI) 0.2%
New Jersey 10 Peter W. Rodino, Jr. Democratic 1948 Incumbent re-elected. Peter W. Rodino, Jr. (D) 63.8%
Celestino Clemente (R) 34.4%
Harry Press (Soc-Lab) 1.0%
William D. Tyrus (I) 0.5%
Leonard Blaschak (Citizens) 0.3%
New Jersey 11 Joseph G. Minish Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Joseph G. Minish (D) 65.5%
George M. Wallhauser, Jr. (R) 33.2%
William D. Murray (Conservative) 1.0%
Joseph Carroll (Socialist Workers) 0.4%
New Jersey 12 Florence P. Dwyer Republican 1956 Incumbent re-elected. Florence P. Dwyer (R) 71.6%
John B. Duff (D) 28.4%
New Jersey 13 Cornelius Edward Gallagher Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Cornelius Edward Gallagher (D) 55.5%
Marion D. Dwyer (R) 34.8%
Jeremiah J. O'Callaghan (I) 6.3%
Allen Zavadnick (No Addl Taxes) 3.3%
New Jersey 14 Dominick V. Daniels Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Dominick V. Daniels (D) 58.5%
Joseph Bartletta (R) 34.1%
Mervin Murray (Conservative) 5.1%
Vincent L. Vendiramo (No Addl Taxes) 2.3%
New Jersey 15 Edward J. Patten Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Edward J. Patten (D) 54.6%
George W. Luke (R) 44.8%
Joseph J. Hischar (I) 0.7%

New Mexico

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
New Mexico 1 Thomas G. Morris
Redistricted from the at-large
Democratic 1958 Incumbent lost re-election.
New member elected.
Republican gain.
Manuel Lujan, Jr. (R) 52.8%
Thomas G. Morris (D) 46.6%
William Higgs (I) 0.5%
New Mexico 2 E. S. Johnny Walker
Redistricted from the at-large
Democratic 1964 Incumbent lost re-election.
New member elected.
Republican gain.
Ed Foreman (R) 50.5%
E. S. Johnny Walker (D) 49.1%
Wilfredo Sedillo (I) 0.4%

New York

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
New York 1 Otis G. Pike Democratic 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Otis G. Pike (D) 53.9%
James M. Catterson, Jr. (R) 35.9%
Harold Haar (Conservative) 8.8%
Albert Baron (Liberal) 1.3%
New York 2 James R. Grover, Jr. Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. James R. Grover, Jr. (R) 69.0%
Charles A. Heeg (D) 28.5%
Emil Davidson (Liberal) 2.5%
New York 3 Lester L. Wolff Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Lester L. Wolff (D) 52.1%
Abe Seldin (R) 40.2%
Daniel L. Rice (Conservative) 7.7%
New York 4 John W. Wydler Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. John W. Wydler (R) 70.1%
Michael J. Delguidice (D) 27.2%
Joseph B. Ciaccio (Liberal) 2.6%
New York 5 Herbert Tenzer Democratic 1964 Incumbent retired.
New member elected.
Democratic hold.
Allard K. Lowenstein (D) 50.7%
Mason L. Hampton, Jr. (R) 49.3%
New York 6 Seymour Halpern Republican 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Seymour Halpern (R) 57.5%
Franklin Miller (D) 30.1%
Thomas J. Adams, Jr. (Conservative) 12.4%
New York 7 Joseph P. Addabbo Democratic 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Joseph P. Addabbo (D) 60.9%
Louis R. Mercogliano (R) 39.1%
New York 8 Benjamin Stanley Rosenthal Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Benjamin Stanley Rosenthal (D) 69.8%
Jack M. Weinstein (R) 21.7%
Charles Witteck, Jr. (Conservative) 8.5%
New York 9 James J. Delaney Democratic 1948 Incumbent re-elected. James J. Delaney (D) 49.7%
John F. Haggerty (R) 42.7%
Rose L. Rubin (Liberal) 6.4%
Benjamin M. Zelman (AI) 1.3%
New York 10 Emanuel Celler Democratic 1922 Incumbent re-elected. Emanuel Celler (D) 70.5%
Frank L. Martano (R) 29.5%
Edna F. Kelly
Redistricted from the 12th district
Democratic 1949 Redistricting contest.
Democratic loss.
New York 11 Frank J. Brasco Democratic 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Frank J. Brasco (D) 69.7%
Robert J. Hower (R) 18.4%
Basil E. Reynolds (Conservative) 6.6%
Edward L. Johnson (Liberal) 5.3%
New York 12 None (District created) New seat.
New member elected.
Democratic gain.
Shirley Chisholm (D) 66.5%
James Farmer (R) 26.3%
Ralph J. Carrano (Conservative) 7.2%
New York 13 Bertram L. Podell Democratic 1968 Incumbent re-elected. Bertram L. Podell (D) 68.2%
Jack Sterngass (R) 16.1%
Kenneth Haber (Liberal) 9.7%
Robert C. Laborde, Jr. (Conservative) 6.0%
New York 14 John J. Rooney Democratic 1944 Incumbent re-elected. John J. Rooney (D) 63.9%
Victor J. Tirabasso (R) 27.9%
Alice A. Capatosto (Conservative) 8.2%
New York 15 Hugh L. Carey Democratic 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Hugh L. Carey (D) 57.6%
Frank C. Spinner (R) 30.7%
Stephen P. Marion (Conservative) 7.6%
Vincent T. Mase, Jr. (Liberal) 4.1%
New York 16 John M. Murphy Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. John M. Murphy (D) 48.8%
Frank J. Biondolillo (R) 46.0%
Joseph Kottler (Liberal) 5.2%
New York 17 Theodore R. Kupferman Republican 1966 Incumbent retired.
New member elected.
Democratic gain.
Ed Koch (D) 48.5%
Whitney Seymour, Jr. (R) 45.6%
Richard J. Callahan (Conservative) 5.9%
New York 18 Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Democratic 1944 Incumbent re-elected. Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. (D) 80.8%
Henry L. Hall (R) 15.7%
Joseph M. McGuire (Conservative) 3.5%
New York 19 Leonard Farbstein Democratic 1956 Incumbent re-elected. Leonard Farbstein (D) 53.3%
Donald E. Weeden (R) 33.2%
Ralph Denat (Liberal) 4.9%
David McReynolds (PF) 4.7%
Bella Dodd (Conservative) 3.9%
New York 20 William Fitts Ryan Democratic 1960 Incumbent re-elected. William Fitts Ryan (D) 78.8%
John G. Proudfit (R) 16.6%
Ruben Monter (Conservative) 2.6%
Margaret H. Neiderer (PF) 2.0%
New York 21 James H. Scheuer Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. James H. Scheuer (D) 82.6%
Stanley L. Shapiro (R) 13.2%
Mario Pichler (Conservative) 3.9%
Olga Bethencourt (PF) 0.3%
New York 22 Jacob H. Gilbert Democratic 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Jacob H. Gilbert (D) 76.2%
James N. Harris (R) 12.0%
Sergio S. Pena (Liberal) 7.4%
Juan J. Lugo (Conservative) 4.0%
Grace More Newman (PF) 0.4%
New York 23 Jonathan Brewster Bingham Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Jonathan Brewster Bingham (D) 71.9%
Alexander Sacks (R) 28.1%
New York 24 Paul A. Fino Republican 1952 Incumbent retired.
New member elected. to become New York Supreme Court Justice
Democratic gain.
Mario Biaggi (D) 60.5%
Andrew Mantovani (R) 33.8%
John Patrick Hagan (Liberal) 5.6%
New York 25 Richard Ottinger Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Richard Ottinger (D) 58.6%
Samuel Nakasian (R) 34.7%
Anthony J. Devito (Conservative) 6.8%
New York 26 Ogden R. Reid Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Ogden R. Reid (R) 68.1%
Paul Davidoff (D) 23.1%
A. Lining Burnet (Conservative) 8.8%
New York 27 John G. Dow Democratic 1964 Incumbent lost re-election.
New member elected.
Republican gain.
Martin B. McKneally (R) 47.9%
John G. Dow (D) 44.9%
Frederick P. Roland (Conservative) 7.2%
New York 28 Joseph Y. Resnick Democratic 1964 Incumbent retired to run for U.S. Senate.
New member elected.
Republican gain.
Hamilton Fish IV (R) 48.1%
John S. Dyson (D) 45.6%
G. Gordon Liddy (Conservative) 4.9%
Peter Kane Dufault (Liberal) 1.3%
New York 29 Daniel E. Button Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Daniel E. Button (R) 56.9%
Jacob H. Herzog (D) 42.0%
J. Lawrence Katz (Liberal) 1.1%
New York 30 Carleton J. King Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Carleton J. King (R) 66.5%
Orlando B. Potter (D) 33.5%
New York 31 Robert C. McEwen Republican 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Robert C. McEwen (R) 58.4%
K. Daniel Haley (D) 40.9%
William F. Delaney (Liberal) 0.7%
New York 32 Alexander Pirnie Republican 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Alexander Pirnie (R) 64.1%
Anthony J. Montoya (D) 28.9%
Albert J. Bushong (Conservative) 7.0%
New York 33 Howard W. Robison Republican 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Howard W. Robison (R) 68.5%
Benjamin Nichols (D) 31.5%
New York 34 James M. Hanley Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. James M. Hanley (D) 51.3%
David V. O'Brien (R) 43.8%
Francis H. Aspinwall (Conservative) 3.7%
Aubrey D. Tussing (Liberal) 1.2%
New York 35 Samuel S. Stratton Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Samuel S. Stratton (D) 69.4%
George R. Metcalf (R) 29.5%
William L. Griffen (Liberal) 1.2%
New York 36 Frank Horton Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Frank Horton (R) 70.3%
Augustine J. Marvin (D) 23.4%
Leo J. Kesselring (Conservative) 5.0%
Robert L. Holmes (Liberal) 1.2%
New York 37 Barber Conable Republican 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Barber Conable (R) 71.1%
Norman M. Gerhard (D) 27.9%
Berta S. MacKenzie (Liberal) 1.0%
New York 38 Charles Goodell Republican 1959 Resigned when appointed to U.S. Senate
Republican hold.
James F. Hastings (R) 63.4%
Wilbur White, Jr. (D) 33.1%
Gust E. Johnson (Conservative) 2.5%
Charles F. Schwartz (Liberal) 1.0%
New York 39 Richard D. McCarthy Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Richard D. McCarthy (D) 54.6%
Daniel E. Weber (R) 42.0%
John R. Pillion (Conservative) 3.4%
New York 40 Henry P. Smith III Republican 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Henry P. Smith III (R) 64.8%
Eugene P. O'Connor (D) 34.0%
James A. Peck (Liberal) 1.2%
New York 41 Thaddeus J. Dulski Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Thaddeus J. Dulski (D) 77.6%
Edward P. Matter (R) 22.4%

North Carolina

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
North Carolina 1 Walter B. Jones, Sr. Democratic 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Walter B. Jones, Sr. (D) 66.2%
Reece B. Gardner (R) 33.8%
North Carolina 2 Lawrence H. Fountain Democratic 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Lawrence H. Fountain (D)
Unopposed
James Carson Gardner
Redistricted from the 4th district
Republican 1966 Incumbent retired to run for Governor of North Carolina
Republican loss.
North Carolina 3 David N. Henderson Democratic 1960 Incumbent re-elected. David N. Henderson (D) 54.0%
Herbert H. Howell (R) 46.0%
North Carolina 4 Nick Galifianakis
Redistricted from the 5th district
Democratic 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Nick Galifianakis (D) 51.5%
Fred Steele (R) 48.5%
North Carolina 5 None (District created) New seat.
New member elected.
Republican gain.
Vinegar Bend Mizell (R) 52.4%
Smith Bagley (D) 47.6%
North Carolina 6 Horace R. Kornegay Democratic 1960 Incumbent retired.
New member elected.
Democratic hold.
L. Richardson Preyer (D) 53.6%
William L. Osteen (R) 46.4%
North Carolina 7 Alton Lennon Democratic 1956 Incumbent re-elected. Alton Lennon (D)
Unopposed
North Carolina 8 None (District created) New seat.
New member elected.
Republican gain.
Earl B. Ruth (R) 51.2%
Voit Gilmore (D) 48.8%
North Carolina 9 Charles R. Jonas
Redistricted from the 8th district
Republican 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Charles R. Jonas (R)
Unopposed
North Carolina 10 James T. Broyhill
Redistricted from the 9th district
Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. James T. Broyhill (R) 54.8%
Basil Lee Whitener (D) 45.2%
Basil Lee Whitener Democratic 1956 Redistricting contest.
Democratic loss.
North Carolina 11 Roy A. Taylor Democratic 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Roy A. Taylor (D) 57.1%
W. Scott Harvey (R) 42.9%

North Dakota

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
North Dakota 1 Mark Andrews Republican 1963 Incumbent re-elected. Mark Andrews (R) 71.9%
Bruce Hagen (D) 26.2%
Rosemary Landsberger (I) 1.9%
North Dakota 2 Thomas S. Kleppe Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Thomas S. Kleppe (R) 49.9%
Rolland W. Redlin (D) 48.7%
Russell Kleppe (I) 1.4%

Ohio

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Ohio 1 Robert Taft, Jr. Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Robert Taft, Jr. (R) 67.2%
Carl F. Heiser (D) 32.8%
Ohio 2 Donald D. Clancy Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Donald D. Clancy (R) 67.4%
Don Driehaus (D) 32.6%
Ohio 3 Charles W. Whalen, Jr. Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Charles W. Whalen, Jr. (R) 78.2%
Paul Tipps (D) 21.8%
Ohio 4 William Moore McCulloch Republican 1947 Incumbent re-elected. William Moore McCulloch (R)
Unopposed
Ohio 5 Del Latta Republican 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Del Latta (R) 71.2%
Louis Richard Batzler (D) 28.8%
Ohio 6 Bill Harsha Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Bill Harsha (R) 72.4%
Kenneth L. Kirby (D) 27.6%
Ohio 7 Clarence J. Brown Jr. Republican 1965 Incumbent re-elected. Clarence J. Brown Jr. (R) 63.8%
Robert E. Cecile (D) 36.2%
Ohio 8 Jackson Edward Betts Republican 1950 Incumbent re-elected. Jackson Edward Betts (R) 71.4%
Marie Baker (D) 28.6%
Ohio 9 Thomas L. Ashley Democratic 1954 Incumbent re-elected. Thomas L. Ashley (D) 57.4%
Ben Marsh (R) 42.6%
Ohio 10 Clarence E. Miller Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Clarence E. Miller (R) 69.3%
Harry B. Crewson (D) 30.7%
Ohio 11 J. William Stanton Republican 1964 Incumbent re-elected. J. William Stanton (R) 75.3%
Alan D. Wright (D) 24.7%
Ohio 12 Samuel L. Devine Republican 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Samuel L. Devine (R) 67.6%
Herbert J. Pfeifer (D) 32.4%
Ohio 13 Charles Adams Mosher Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Charles Adams Mosher (R) 61.9%
Adrian F. Betleski (D) 38.1%
Ohio 14 William H. Ayres Republican 1950 Incumbent re-elected. William H. Ayres (R) 55.1%
Oliver Ocasek (D) 44.9%
Ohio 15 Chalmers P. Wylie Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Chalmers P. Wylie (R) 73.3%
Russel H. Volkema (R) 26.7%
Ohio 16 Frank T. Bow Republican 1950 Incumbent re-elected. Frank T. Bow (R) 59.6%
Virgil L. Musser (D) 40.4%
Ohio 17 John M. Ashbrook Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. John M. Ashbrook (R) 64.9%
Robert W. Levering (D) 35.1%
Ohio 18 Wayne L. Hays Democratic 1948 Incumbent re-elected. Wayne L. Hays (D) 60.3%
James F. Sutherland (R) 39.7%
Ohio 19 Michael J. Kirwan Democratic 1936 Incumbent re-elected. Michael J. Kirwan (D) 69.7%
Donald J. Lewis (R) 30.3%
Ohio 20 Michael A. Feighan Democratic 1942 Incumbent re-elected. Michael A. Feighan (D) 72.4%
J. William Petro (R) 27.6%
Ohio 21 None (District created) New seat.
New member elected.
Democratic gain.
Louis Stokes (D) 74.7%
Charles P. Lucas (R) 25.3%
Ohio 22 Charles Vanik
Redistricted from the 21st district
Democratic 1954 Incumbent re-elected. Charles Vanik (D) 54.7%
Frances P. Bolton (R) 45.3%
Frances P. Bolton Republican 1940 Redistricting contest.
Republican loss.
Ohio 23 William Edwin Minshall, Jr. Republican 1954 Incumbent re-elected. William Edwin Minshall, Jr. (R) 52.0%
James V. Stanton (D) 48.0%
Ohio 24 Donald E. Lukens Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Donald E. Lukens (R) 70.4%
Lloyd D. Miller (D) 29.6%

Oklahoma

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Oklahoma 1 Page Belcher Republican 1950 Incumbent re-elected. Page Belcher (R) 59.3%
John B. Jarboe (D) 40.7%
Oklahoma 2 Ed Edmondson Democratic 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Ed Edmondson (D) 54.9%
Robert G. Smith (R) 45.1%
Oklahoma 3 Carl Albert Democratic 1946 Incumbent re-elected. Carl Albert (D) 68.4%
Gerald L. Beasley, Jr. (R) 31.6%
Oklahoma 4 Tom Steed Democratic 1948 Incumbent re-elected. Tom Steed (D) 53.6%
James Vernon Smith (R) 46.4%
James Vernon Smith
Redistricted from the 6th district
Republican 1966 Redistricting contest.
Republican loss.
Oklahoma 5 John Jarman Democratic 1950 Incumbent re-elected. John Jarman (D) 73.6%
Bob Leeper (R) 26.4%
Oklahoma 6 None (District created) New seat.
New member elected.
Republican gain.
John Newbold Camp (R) 55.3%
John W. Goodwin (D) 44.7%

Oregon

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Oregon 1 Wendell Wyatt Republican 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Wendell Wyatt (R) 80.6%
Thomas M. Baggs (D) 19.4%
Oregon 2 Albert C. Ullman Democratic 1956 Incumbent re-elected. Albert C. Ullman (D) 63.9%
Marv Root (R) 36.1%
Oregon 3 Edith Green Democratic 1954 Incumbent re-elected. Edith Green (D) 69.9%
Douglas S. Warren (R) 30.1%
Oregon 4 John R. Dellenback Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. John R. Dellenback (R) 58.9%
Edward Fadeley (D) 41.1%

Pennsylvania

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Pennsylvania 1 William A. Barrett Democratic 1948 Incumbent re-elected. William A. Barrett (D) 74.7%
Leslie Carson, Jr. (R) 25.3%
Pennsylvania 2 Robert N. C. Nix, Sr. Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Robert N. C. Nix, Sr. (D) 70.0%
Herbert P. McMaster (R) 30.0%
Pennsylvania 3 James A. Byrne Democratic 1952 Incumbent re-elected. James A. Byrne (D) 61.3%
Richard R. Block (R) 38.7%
Pennsylvania 4 Joshua Eilberg Democratic 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Joshua Eilberg (D) 59.3%
Alexander Kaptik (R) 39.7%
Paul D. Corbett (Const) 1.0%
Pennsylvania 5 William J. Green, III Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. William J. Green, III (D) 69.1%
Gregory J. Meade (R) 30.9%
Pennsylvania 6 George M. Rhodes Democratic 1948 Incumbent retired.
New member elected.
Democratic hold.
Gus Yatron (D) 51.4%
Peter Yonavick (R) 47.5%
Joseph G. Brewer (Const) 1.0%
Pennsylvania 7 Lawrence G. Williams Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Lawrence G. Williams (R) 56.5%
Edward J. O. Halloren (D) 42.7%
John Phillips (Const) 0.8%
Pennsylvania 8 Edward G. Biester, Jr. Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Edward G. Biester, Jr. (R) 58.0%
Richard M. Hepburn (D) 37.1%
E. Stanley Rittenhouse (Const) 5.0%
Pennsylvania 9 George Watkins Republican 1964 Incumbent re-elected. George Watkins (R) 62.9%
Philip L. Harding (D) 35.4%
William J. Schoble (Const) 1.7%
Pennsylvania 10 Joseph M. McDade Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Joseph M. McDade (R) 66.6%
Robert J. Landy (D) 32.8%
Eugene Bancale (Const) 0.6%
Pennsylvania 11 Daniel J. Flood Democratic 1954 Incumbent re-elected. Daniel J. Flood (D) 70.0%
Stanley Bunn (R) 28.5%
Dawn M. Baker (Const) 1.5%
Pennsylvania 12 J. Irving Whalley Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. J. Irving Whalley (R) 67.5%
J. Robert Rohm (D) 31.5%
Herman D. Beatty (I) 1.0%
Pennsylvania 13 Richard Schweiker Republican 1960 Incumbent retired to run for U.S. Senate.
New member elected.
Republican hold.
R. Lawrence Coughlin (R) 62.0%
William D. Searle (D) 36.8%
John S. Matthews (Const) 1.2%
Pennsylvania 14 William S. Moorhead Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. William S. Moorhead (D) 69.4%
Algia Gary (R) 28.7%
Harvey F. Johnston (Const) 1.9%
Pennsylvania 15 Fred B. Rooney Democratic 1963 Incumbent re-elected. Fred B. Rooney (D) 58.8%
Paul E. Henderson (R) 38.7%
Peter G. Cohen (Common Sense) 1.5%
Chester R. Litz (Const) 0.9%
Pennsylvania 16 Edwin D. Eshleman Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Edwin D. Eshleman (R) 68.9%
Robert M. Going (D) 27.5%
Lloyd G. Cope (Const) 3.6%
Pennsylvania 17 Herman T. Schneebeli Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Herman T. Schneebeli (R) 66.2%
Donald J. Rippon (D) 31.7%
Andrew J. Watson (Const) 2.1%
Pennsylvania 18 Robert J. Corbett Republican 1944 Incumbent re-elected. Robert J. Corbett (R) 62.7%
William T. Sherman (D) 35.3%
Robert Werle, Jr. (Const) 2.1%
Pennsylvania 19 George Atlee Goodling Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. George Atlee Goodling (R) 57.7%
Robert L. Myers III (D) 40.8%
Carl M. Richter (Const) 1.5%
Pennsylvania 20 Elmer J. Holland Democratic 1956 Died in office
Democratic hold.
Joseph M. Gaydos (D) 70.2%
Joseph Sabol, Jr. (R) 28.3%
Clayton Fox (Const) 1.5%
Pennsylvania 21 John H. Dent Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. John H. Dent (D) 62.8%
Thomas H. Young (R) 37.2%
Pennsylvania 22 John P. Saylor Republican 1949 Incumbent re-elected. John P. Saylor (R) 58.0%
John P. Murtha (D) 42.0%
Pennsylvania 23 Albert W. Johnson Republican 1963 Incumbent re-elected. Albert W. Johnson (R) 61.5%
Alan R. Cleeton (D) 38.0%
Richard H. Buckle (Const) 0.5%
Pennsylvania 24 Joseph P. Vigorito Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Joseph P. Vigorito (D) 61.1%
John V. Edwards (R) 38.0%
Myron S. Hopkins (I) 0.9%
Pennsylvania 25 Frank M. Clark Democratic 1954 Incumbent re-elected. Frank M. Clark (D) 63.1%
Richard L. Doolittle (R) 35.8%
Albert Thornton (Const) 1.2%
Pennsylvania 26 Thomas E. Morgan Democratic 1944 Incumbent re-elected. Thomas E. Morgan (D) 63.6%
Paul P. Riggle (R) 33.6%
Arleign Cale (Const) 2.8%
Pennsylvania 27 James G. Fulton Republican 1944 Incumbent re-elected. James G. Fulton (R) 66.7%
Joseph L. Cosetti (D) 31.9%
Harvey F. Johnston (Const) 1.4%

Rhode Island

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Rhode Island 1 Fernand St. Germain Democratic 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Fernand St. Germain (D) 60.4%
Lincoln Almond (R) 38.5%
Joseph O'Brien (I) 1.0%
Louis O'Hara (I) 0.1%
Rhode Island 2 Robert Tiernan Democratic 1967 Incumbent re-elected. Robert Tiernan (D) 61.2%
Howard Russell (R) 38.8%

South Carolina

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
South Carolina 1 L. Mendel Rivers Democratic 1940 Incumbent re-elected. L. Mendel Rivers (D)
Unopposed
South Carolina 2 Albert Watson Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Albert Watson (R) 57.6%
Frank K. Sloan (D) 42.4%
South Carolina 3 William Jennings Bryan Dorn Democratic 1950 Incumbent re-elected. William Jennings Bryan Dorn (D) 66.1%
John Grisso (R) 31.6%
J. Harold Morton (I) 2.2%
South Carolina 4 Robert T. Ashmore Democratic 1953 Incumbent retired.
New member elected.
Democratic hold.
James R. Mann (D) 61.2%
Charles Bradshaw (R) 38.8%
South Carolina 5 Thomas S. Gettys Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Thomas S. Gettys (D) 74.7%
Hugh J. Boyd (R) 21.8%
Bert Sumner (I) 3.5%
South Carolina 6 John L. McMillan Democratic 1938 Incumbent re-elected. John L. McMillan (D) 58.3%
Ray Harris (R) 39.9%
Claude E. Harris (I) 1.8%

South Dakota

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
South Dakota 1 Ben Reifel Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Ben Reifel (R) 58.0%
Frank Denholm (D) 42.0%
South Dakota 2 Ellis Yarnal Berry Republican 1950 Incumbent re-elected. Ellis Yarnal Berry (R) 59.3%
David Garner (D) 40.7%

Tennessee

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Tennessee 1 Jimmy Quillen Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Jimmy Quillen (R) 85.2%
Arthur Bright (D) 14.8%
Tennessee 2 John Duncan, Sr. Republican 1964 Incumbent re-elected. John Duncan, Sr. (R) 82.4%
Jake Armstrong (D) 14.8%
Wilburt J. Hinton (AI) 2.9%
Tennessee 3 Bill Brock Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Bill Brock (R) 57.0%
J. William Pope, Jr. (D) 43.0%
Tennessee 4 Joe L. Evins Democratic 1946 Incumbent re-elected. Joe L. Evins (D) 75.9%
J. D. Boles (R) 24.1%
Tennessee 5 Richard Fulton Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Richard Fulton (D) 48.7%
George Kelly (R) 42.2%
William F. Burton, Jr. (AI) 9.1%
Tennessee 6 William Anderson Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. William Anderson (D) 59.4%
Ronnie Page (R) 40.6%
Tennessee 7 Ray Blanton Democratic 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Ray Blanton (D) 66.1%
John T. Williams (R) 33.9%
Tennessee 8 Fats Everett Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Fats Everett (D)
Unopposed
Tennessee 9 Dan Kuykendall Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Dan Kuykendall (R) 59.4%
James E. Irwin (D) 36.8%
Claude Cockrell (I) 3.0%
C. Gordon Vick (I) 0.8%

Texas

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Texas 1 Wright Patman Democratic 1928 Incumbent re-elected. Wright Patman (D)
Unopposed
Texas 2 John Dowdy Democratic 1952 Incumbent re-elected. John Dowdy (D)
Unopposed
Texas 3 James M. Collins Republican 1968 Incumbent re-elected. James M. Collins (R) 59.4%
Robert H. Hughes (D) 40.6%
Texas 4 Ray Roberts Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Ray Roberts (D)
Unopposed
Texas 5 Earle Cabell Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Earle Cabell (D) 61.4%
Roy Wagoner (R) 38.6%
Texas 6 Olin E. Teague Democratic 1946 Incumbent re-elected. Olin E. Teague (D)
Unopposed
Texas 7 George H. W. Bush Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. George H. W. Bush (R)
Unopposed
Texas 8 Robert C. Eckhardt Democratic 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Robert C. Eckhardt (D) 70.6%
Joe Stevens (R) 29.4%
Texas 9 Jack Brooks Democratic 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Jack Brooks (D) 60.6%
Henry C. Pressler (D) 39.4%
Texas 10 J. J. Pickle Democratic 1963 Incumbent re-elected. J. J. Pickle (D) 62.1%
Ray Gabler (R) 37.9%
Texas 11 William R. Poage Democratic 1936 Incumbent re-elected. William R. Poage (D) 96.5%
Laurel N. Dunn (R) 3.5%
Texas 12 Jim Wright Democratic 1954 Incumbent re-elected. Jim Wright (D)
Unopposed
Texas 13 Graham B. Purcell, Jr. Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Graham B. Purcell, Jr. (D) 55.8%
Frank Crowley (R) 44.2%
Texas 14 John Andrew Young Democratic 1956 Incumbent re-elected. John Andrew Young (D)
Unopposed
Texas 15 Kika de la Garza Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Kika de la Garza (D)
Unopposed
Texas 16 Richard C. White Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Richard C. White (D) 73.5%
Don Slaughter (R) 26.5%
Texas 17 Omar Burleson Democratic 1946 Incumbent re-elected. Omar Burleson (D)
Unopposed
Texas 18 Bob Price Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Bob Price (R) 65.2%
J. R. Brown (D) 34.8%
Texas 19 George H. Mahon Democratic 1934 Incumbent re-elected. George H. Mahon (D)
Unopposed
Texas 20 Henry B. Gonzalez Democratic 1961 Incumbent re-elected. Henry B. Gonzalez (D) 81.5%
Robert A. Schneider (R) 18.5%
Texas 21 O. C. Fisher Democratic 1942 Incumbent re-elected. O. C. Fisher (D) 60.8%
W. J. ""Jack"" Alexander (R) 39.2%
Texas 22 Robert R. Casey Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Robert R. Casey (D) 62.4%
Walter Blaney (R) 37.6%
Texas 23 Abraham Kazen, Jr. Democratic 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Abraham Kazen, Jr. (D)
Unopposed

Utah

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Utah 1 Laurence J. Burton Republican 1962 Incumbent re-elected. Laurence J. Burton (R) 68.1%
Richard J. Maughab (D) 31.9%
Utah 2 Sherman P. Lloyd Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Sherman P. Lloyd (R) 61.6%
Galen J. Ross (D) 38.4%

Vermont

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Vermont at-large Robert Stafford Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Robert Stafford (R)
Unopposed

Virginia

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Virginia 1 Thomas N. Downing Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Thomas N. Downing (D) 73.0%
J. Cornelius Fauntleroy, Jr. (I) 14.6%
James S. Stafford (R) 12.5%
Virginia 2 Porter Hardy, Jr. Democratic 1946 Incumbent retired.
New member elected.
Republican gain.
G. William Whitehurst (R) 54.2%
Frederick T. Stant, Jr. (D) 45.8%
Virginia 3 David E. Satterfield III Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. David E. Satterfield III (D) 60.3%
John S. Hansen (R) 39.7%
Virginia 4 Watkins Moorman Abbitt Democratic 1948 Incumbent re-elected. Watkins Moorman Abbitt (D) 71.5%
S. W. Tucker (R) 28.5%
Virginia 5 William M. Tuck Democratic 1953 Incumbent retired.
New member elected.
Democratic hold.
Dan Daniel (D) 54.6%
Weldon W. Tuck (R) 26.7%
Ruth L. Harvey (I) 18.7%
Virginia 6 Richard Harding Poff Republican 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Richard Harding Poff (R) 92.7%
Tom Hufford (D) 7.3%
Virginia 7 John O. Marsh, Jr. Democratic 1962 Incumbent re-elected. John O. Marsh, Jr. (D) 54.4%
A. R. Giesen, Jr. (R) 43.2%
Louis A. Brooks, Jr. (Conservative) 2.4%
Virginia 8 William L. Scott Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. William L. Scott (R) 64.9%
Andrew H. McCutcheon (D) 35.1%
Virginia 9 William C. Wampler Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. William C. Wampler (R) 59.9%
Joseph P. Johnson, Jr. (D) 40.1%
Virginia 10 Joel T. Broyhill Republican 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Joel T. Broyhill (R) 59.8%
David B. Kinney (D) 40.2%

Washington

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Washington 1 Thomas Pelly Republican 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Thomas Pelly (R) 61.4%
Don Cole (D) 37.7%
Judith Shapiro (PF) 0.9%
Washington 2 Lloyd Meeds Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Lloyd Meeds (D) 56.2%
Wally Turner (R) 43.8%
Washington 3 Julia Butler Hansen Democratic 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Julia Butler Hansen (D) 56.8%
Wayne M. Adams (R) 43.2%
Washington 4 Catherine Dean May Republican 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Catherine Dean May (R) 66.8%
Lee Lukson (D) 33.2%
Washington 5 Tom Foley Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Tom Foley (D) 56.8%
Richard M. Bond (R) 43.2%
Washington 6 Floyd Verne Hicks Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Floyd Verne Hicks (D) 55.8%
Anthony Chase (R) 43.1%
Betty Jane Hiegel (Conservative) 1.0%
Washington 7 Brock Adams Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Brock Adams (D) 65.6%
Robert Eberle (R) 34.0%
Flo Ware (PF) 0.4%

West Virginia

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
West Virginia 1 Arch A. Moore, Jr. Republican 1956 Incumbent retired.
New member elected. to run for Governor of West Virginia
Democratic gain.
Bob Mollohan (D) 53.9%
Tom Sweeney (R) 46.1%
West Virginia 2 Harley O. Staggers Democratic 1948 Incumbent re-elected. Harley O. Staggers (D) 61.5%
George L. Strader (R) 38.5%
West Virginia 3 John M. Slack, Jr. Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. John M. Slack, Jr. (D) 60.5%
Neal A. Kinsolving (R) 39.5%
West Virginia 4 Ken Hechler Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Ken Hechler (D) 64.2%
Ralph Lewis Shannon (R) 35.8%
West Virginia 5 James Kee Democratic 1964 Incumbent re-elected. James Kee (D) 66.2%
J. Donald Clark (R) 33.8%

Wisconsin

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Wisconsin 1 Henry C. Schadeberg Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. Henry C. Schadeberg (R) 50.9%
Lynn E. Stalbaum (D) 49.1%
Wisconsin 2 Robert W. Kastenmeier Democratic 1958 Incumbent re-elected. Robert W. Kastenmeier (D) 59.9%
Richard D. Murray (R) 40.1%
Wisconsin 3 Vernon Wallace Thomson Republican 1960 Incumbent re-elected. Vernon Wallace Thomson (R) 63.7%
Gunnar A. Gunderson (D) 36.3%
Wisconsin 4 Clement J. Zablocki Democratic 1948 Incumbent re-elected. Clement J. Zablocki (D) 72.6%
Walter McCullough (R) 27.4%
Wisconsin 5 Henry S. Reuss Democratic 1954 Incumbent re-elected. Henry S. Reuss (D) 67.8%
Robert J. Dwyer (R) 31.4%
Julian R. Chapman (AI) 0.8%
Wisconsin 6 William A. Steiger Republican 1966 Incumbent re-elected. William A. Steiger (R) 64.0%
John A. Race (D) 34.3%
Albert Balthazor, Jr. (Conservative) 1.7%
Wisconsin 7 Melvin R. Laird Republican 1952 Incumbent re-elected. Melvin R. Laird (R) 64.1%
Lawrence Dahl (D) 35.9%
Wisconsin 8 John W. Byrnes Republican 1944 Incumbent re-elected. John W. Byrnes (R) 68.0%
John E. Nixon (D) 32.0%
Wisconsin 9 Glenn R. Davis Republican 1964 Incumbent re-elected. Glenn R. Davis (R) 63.1%
Carol E. Baumann (D) 36.9%
Wisconsin 10 Alvin E. O'Konski Republican 1942 Incumbent re-elected. Alvin E. O'Konski (R) 65.9%
Timothy J. Hirsch (D) 34.1%

Wyoming

District Incumbent Party First
elected
Result Candidates
Wyoming at-large William H. Harrison Republican 1966 Incumbent lost renomination.
New member elected.
Republican hold.
John S. Wold (R) 62.7%
Velma Linford (D) 37.3%

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1968 United States House of Representatives election in Puerto Rico

The election for Resident Commissioner to the United States House of Representatives took place on November 5, 1968, the same day as the larger Puerto Rican general election and the United States elections, 1968.

1968 United States House of Representatives elections in California

The United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1968 was an election for California's delegation to the United States House of Representatives, which occurred as part of the general election of the House of Representatives on November 5, 1968. The delegation remained unchanged, at 21 Democrats and 17 Republicans.

1968 United States House of Representatives elections in Maryland

The 1968 congressional elections in Maryland were held on November 5, 1968, to determine who will represent the state of Maryland in the United States House of Representatives. Maryland has eight seats in the House, apportioned according to the 1960 United States Census. Representatives are elected for two-year terms; those elected served in the 91st Congress from January 3, 1969 until January 3, 1971.

1968 United States House of Representatives elections in South Carolina

The 1968 South Carolina United States House of Representatives elections were held on November 5, 1968, to select six Representatives for two-year terms from the state of South Carolina. The primary elections were held on June 11 and the runoff elections were held two weeks later on June 25. All five incumbents who ran were re-elected and the open seat in the 5th district was retained by the Democrats. The composition of the state delegation remained five Democrats and one Republican.

1968 United States House of Representatives elections in Virginia

The 1968 United States House of Representatives elections in Virginia were held on November 5, 1968, to determine who will represent the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States House of Representatives. Virginia had ten seats in the House, apportioned according to the 1960 United States Census. Representatives are elected for two-year terms.

1968 United States elections

The 1968 United States elections was held on November 5, and elected members of the 91st United States Congress. The election took place during the Vietnam War, in the same year as the Tet Offensive, the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr., and the protests of 1968. The Republican Party won control of the presidency and picked up seats in the House and Senate, although the Democratic Party retained control of Congress.In the presidential election, Republican former Vice President Richard Nixon defeated Democratic incumbent Vice President Hubert Humphrey. Nixon won the popular vote by less than one point, but took most states outside the Northeast and comfortably won the electoral vote. Former Alabama Governor George Wallace of the American Independent Party took 13.5% of the popular vote and won the electoral votes of the Deep South. After incumbent Democratic President Lyndon B. Johnson declined to seek re-election, Humphrey won the Democratic nomination over Minnesota Senator Eugene McCarthy and South Dakota Senator George McGovern at the tumultuous 1968 Democratic National Convention. Nixon won the Republican nomination over New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and California Governor Ronald Reagan. As of 2016, Wallace is the most recent third party candidate to win a state's entire share of electoral votes. Nixon became the only former (non-sitting) vice president to win a presidential election.

The Republican Party won a net gain of five seats in both the House and the Senate. However, the Democratic Party retained strong majorities in both houses of Congress.

In the gubernatorial elections, the Republican Party picked up a net gain of five governorships.

1968 United States gubernatorial elections

United States gubernatorial elections were held on 5 November 1968, in 21 states and one territory, concurrent with the House, Senate elections and presidential election. These were the last gubernatorial elections for Arizona, New Mexico, and Wisconsin to take place in a presidential election year, as all would extend their governors' terms from two to four years.

California's 19th congressional district

California's 19th congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of California, currently represented by Democrat Zoe Lofgren. The district covers much of Santa Clara County, including most of the city of San Jose.

Prior to redistricting in 2011, the district covered parts of Fresno, Madera, Mariposa, Tuolumne, and Stanislaus counties. As of 2012, the portions comprising the prior 19th district were incorporated into 4th district, the 10th district, the 16th district, the 21st district, and the 22nd district.

California's 27th congressional district

California's 27th congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of California

The district is currently represented by Democrat Judy Chu. The district covers the San Gabriel Foothills including the communities of Alhambra, Altadena, Arcadia, Bradbury, Claremont, East Pasadena, Glendora, Monrovia, Monterey Park, Pasadena, Rosemead, San Antonio Heights, San Gabriel, San Marino, Sierra Madre, South Pasadena, South San Gabriel, Temple City, and Upland.

California's 29th congressional district

California's 29th congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of California based in the north central San Fernando Valley, it includes the city of San Fernando as well as the Los Angeles communities of Van Nuys, Pacoima, Arleta, Panorama City, Sylmar and parts of Sun Valley and North Hollywood. The district is represented by Democrat Tony Cárdenas.

California's 30th congressional district

California's 30th congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of California, in the western San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles County and the eastern Simi Hills of Ventura County.

The district is currently represented by Democrat Brad Sherman, who won the November 2012 Election for the seat.

California's 31st congressional district

California's 31st congressional district is a congressional district in San Bernardino County, in the U.S. state of California. The district is located in the Inland Empire region, including the city of San Bernardino and portions of Rancho Cucamonga. The district is currently represented by Democrat Pete Aguilar, who was first elected in 2014.

California's 32nd congressional district

California's 32nd congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of California based in Los Angeles County. The district includes El Monte, Monterey Park, West Covina, Azusa, and southern Glendora, in eastern Los Angeles County.

The district is currently represented by Democrat Grace Napolitano.

The district was previously represented by Judy Chu; however, in the 2012 United States elections, due to redistricting, Chu ran for Representative in California's 27th congressional district, while Grace Napolitano ran in the 32nd district, having been displaced from the 38th district.

California's 34th congressional district

California's 34th congressional district is a congressional district in Los Angeles County in the U.S. state of California. The district has been represented by Democrat Jimmy Gomez since June 2017. Its previous representative, Democrat Xavier Becerra of Los Angeles, resigned January 24, 2017 to become Attorney General of California. Representative Gomez won a special election on June 6, 2017, beating fellow Democrat Robert Lee Ahn to replace Becerra. He was later sworn in as the District's Congressman on July 11, 2017.

The district is almost entirely within the City of Los Angeles and includes the following neighborhoods in Central, East and Northeast Los Angeles:

Boyle Heights

Chinatown

City Terrace

Cypress Park

Downtown Los Angeles

Eagle Rock

El Sereno

Garvanza

Glassell Park

Highland Park

Koreatown

Little Bangladesh

Little Tokyo

Lincoln Heights

Montecito Heights

Monterey Hills

Mount Washington

Westlake

California's 35th congressional district

California's 35th congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of California

The district is currently represented by Democrat Norma Torres and is based in the Inland Empire, including the communities of Chino, Fontana, Montclair, Ontario, and Pomona.

California's 36th congressional district

California's 36th congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of California based in eastern Riverside County. The district covers most of the desert communities of Palm Springs, Palm Desert, Indio, Coachella, Rancho Mirage, Desert Hot Springs, Indian Wells, and Cathedral City in the Inland Empire.

The district is represented by Democrat Raul Ruiz, who won California's 36th congressional district election against redistricted Mary Bono Mack in 2012. Ruiz has represented the district since January 3, 2013.

California's 38th congressional district

California's 38th congressional district is congressional district in the U.S. state of California based in suburban eastern Los Angeles County, California. The district is currently represented by Democrat Linda Sánchez.

The district covers several cities in southeastern Los Angeles and San Gabriel Valley areas including the cities of:

and the unincorporated communities of:

The major cities generally reflect an Hispanic majority, while Cerritos and La Palma have an Asian-American majority.

List of elections in 1968

The following elections occurred in 1968.

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