United States Senate election in New Mexico, 1988

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United States Senate election in New Mexico, 1988
New Mexico
← 1982 November 8, 1988 1994 →
  Jeff Bingaman.jpg No image.svg
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
Democratic

Elected U.S. Senator

Jeff Bingaman
Democratic

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

Democratic

Republican

Results

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

References

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

External links

  • Senate's website
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