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Leverett Saltonstall
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Chair of the Senate Republican Conference
In office
January 3, 1957 – January 3, 1967
Leader Kenneth S. Wherry
Styles Bridges
Robert A. Taft
William F. Knowland
Deputy Milton Young
Preceded by Eugene Millikin
Succeeded by Margaret Chase Smith
Senate Minority Whip
In office
January 3, 1955 – January 3, 1957
Leader William F. Knowland
Preceded by Earle C. Clements
Succeeded by Everett Dirksen
In office
January 3, 1949 – January 3, 1953
Leader Kenneth S. Wherry
Styles Bridges
Preceded by Scott W. Lucas
Succeeded by Earle C. Clements
Senate Majority Whip
In office
January 3, 1953 – January 3, 1955
Leader Robert A. Taft
William F. Knowland
Preceded by Lyndon B. Johnson
Succeeded by Earle C. Clements
United States Senator
from Massachusetts
In office
January 4, 1945 – January 3, 1967
Preceded by Sinclair Weeks
Succeeded by Edward Brooke
Chair of the National Governors Association
In office
June 20, 1943 – May 28, 1944
Preceded by Herbert O'Conor
Succeeded by Herbert B. Maw
55th Governor of Massachusetts
In office
January 5, 1939 – January 4, 1945
Lieutenant Horace T. Cahill
Preceded by Charles F. Hurley
Succeeded by Maurice J. Tobin
Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives
In office
January 1929 – January 1937
Preceded by John Hull
Succeeded by Horace T. Cahill
Personal details
Born (1892-09-01)September 1, 1892
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, U.S.
Died June 17, 1979(1979-06-17) (aged 86)
Dover, Massachusetts, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s)
Alice Wesselhoeft (m. 1916)
Education Harvard University (BA, LLB)
Military service
Nickname(s) Salty
Allegiance  United States
Branch/service  United States Army
Years of service 1917−1919
Rank US Army O2 shoulderboard rotated.svg First Lieutenant
Unit 301st Field Artillery
Battles/wars World War I

Leverett A. Saltonstall (September 1, 1892 – June 17, 1979) was an American lawyer and politician. He was the 55th Governor of Massachusetts, and for more than twenty years as a United States Senator (1945–1967). He was the only member of the Republican Senate leadership to vote for the censure of Joseph McCarthy.

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