|Elections in Pennsylvania|
The Democratic-Republican Michael Leib was elected to the United States Senate by the General Assembly, consisting of the House of Representatives and the Senate, in December 1808. Sen. Leib resigned on February 14, 1814, to become postmaster of Philadelphia.
Following the resignation of Sen. Michael Leib, the Pennsylvania General Assembly convened on February 24, 1814, to elect a new Senator to fill the vacancy. The results of the vote of both houses combined are as follows:
|Democratic-Republican||Horatio Gates Jones||1||0.79|
- "U.S. Senate Election - February 24, 1814" (PDF). Wilkes University. Retrieved December 21, 2012.
- "LEIB, Michael, (1760 - 1822)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved December 21, 2012.
- "PA US Senate - Special Election". OurCampaigns. Retrieved December 21, 2012.
- Pennsylvania Election Statistics: 1682-2006 from the Wilkes University Election Statistics Project
| Pennsylvania U.S. Senate election (Class I)