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Wesley Livsey Jones (October 9, 1863 – November 19, 1932) was an American politician. Jones was born near Bethany, Illinois, and attended Southern Illinois College. Jones started a law practice in Decatur, Illinois, and later relocated to North Yakima, Washington.

Jones served in the House of Representatives from 1899 to 1909 and as a Republican United States Senator from Washington from 1909 to 1932, when he lost re-election. He served as the Senate majority whip between 1924 and 1929.


United States Senate
Preceded by
Levi Ankeny
United States Senator (Class 3) from Washington
1909 – 1932
Served alongside: Samuel H. Piles, Miles Poindexter, Clarence Dill
Succeeded by
Elijah S. Grammer
Political offices
Preceded by
Charles Curtis
United States Senate Majority Whip
1924 – 1929
Succeeded by
Simeon D. Fess


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