Illinois' 19th District chose an unopposed
Republican, Attorney Rolla C. McMillen of Decatur, to fill a
Congressional vacancy last week. As a result, for the first time since
1931, the Democrats now lack an actual majority in the House. The 435
seats are split almost 50-50: Democrats (216), Republicans (212),
American-Laborite (1), Farmer-Laborite (1), Progressives (2), and three
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