United States Senate election in New Mexico, 1988

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United States Senate election in New Mexico, 1988

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Nominee Jeff Bingaman Bill Valentine
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 321,983 186,579
Percentage 63.3% 36.7%

New Mexico Senatorial Election Results by County, 1988.svg
County results

U.S. Senator before election

Jeff Bingaman

Elected U.S. Senator

Jeff Bingaman

The 1988 United States Senate election in New Mexico took place on November 8, 1988. Incumbent Democrat U.S. Senator Jeff Bingaman won re-election to a second term.

Major candidates




General election results[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Jeff Bingaman (Incumbent) 321,983 63.31% +9.53%
Republican Bill Valentine 186,579 36.68% -9.54%
Write-ins 36 0.01%
Majority 135,404 26.62% +19.08%
Turnout 508,598
Democratic hold Swing

See also


  1. ^ http://clerk.house.gov/member_info/electionInfo/1988election.pdf

External links

  • Senate's website
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