He was himself defeated in this year for reelection to Congress.
He was elected for 1903 and by reelection served for 12 years.
In 1913 he entered the U.S. Senate, succeeding Winthrop Murray Crane, but was defeated for reelection in 1919.
He served two terms in the Ohio Senate (1900-4), and during the second was influential in securing Senator Foraker's reelection to the U.S. Senate.
The Liberal party had been instrumental in the reelection of Nunez, and looked for a policy in conformity with their views and political convictions.
Some powers to be thought that seeing as I'm not standing for reelection, they might as well get the office in shape for the new guy.