Religion: Christian (denomination unknown)
Name: Senator Hastings
First Appearance: Action Comics (vol. 1) #18 (Nov. 1939): "Superman's Super-Campaign"
Number of Appearances: 1
Occupation: U.S. Senator
Note: Superman thwarted blackmail scheme against him
The story that featured Senator Hastings was originally untitled. It was later published in collections with the title "Superman's Super-Campaign." But an alternative title provided by archivists is "The Blackmail of Senator Hastings."