|Elections in Pennsylvania|
After Sen. Albert Gallatin was removed from office after his eligibility was successfully challenged, James Ross was elected by the General Assembly, consisting of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives and Pennsylvania State Senate, in 1794 to fill the remainder of the unexpired term, which was to expire on March 4, 1797.
The Pennsylvania General Assembly convened on February 16, 1797, to elect a Senator to fill the term beginning on March 4, 1797. The results of the vote of both houses combined are as follows:
|Federalist||James Ross (Inc.)||56||54.90|
- "U.S. Senate Election - 16 February 1797" (PDF). Wilkes University. Retrieved 21 December 2012.
- "U.S. Senate Election - 31 March 1794" (PDF). Wilkes University. Retrieved 21 December 2012.
- "PA US Senate - 1797". OurCampaigns. Retrieved 21 December 2012.
- Pennsylvania Election Statistics: 1682-2006 from the Wilkes University Election Statistics Project
| Pennsylvania U.S. Senate election (Class I)