Peter Goelet Gerry was an American lawyer and politician who served in the United States House of Representatives and later, as a U.S. Senator from Rhode Island. He holds the distinction of being the only U.S. Senator to lose re-election and later reclaim such Senate seat from the person who had defeated him. Wikipedia*

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U.S. Senator, D-RI January 3, 1935 - August 2, 1946 Videos: 0 U.S. Senator, D-RI April 2, 1917 - March 3, 1929 Videos: 0 U.S. Representative, D-RI 2nd April 7, 1913 - March 3, 1915 Videos: 0

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