1964 United States Senate election in Maryland

The 1964 United States Senate election in Maryland was held on November 3, 1964.

1964 United States Senate election in Maryland

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Nominee Joseph D. Tydings James Glenn Beall
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 678,649 402,393
Percentage 62.78% 37.22%

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County results
Tydings:      50–60%      60–70%      70–80%
Beall:      50-60%      60-70%

U.S. senator before election

James Glenn Beall
Republican

Elected U.S. Senator

Joseph D. Tydings
Democratic

Incumbent Republican Senator James Glenn Beall ran for re-election to a third term, but was defeated by Democratic former State Representative Joseph D. Tydings in a landslide.

Tydings was the adopted son of former Senator Millard Tydings.

Republican primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

ResultsEdit

1964 Republican U.S. Senate primary[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican James Glenn Beall (incumbent) 68,930 59.79%
Republican James P. Gleason 35,645 30.92%
Republican William A. Albaugh 8,352 7.24%
Republican Henry J. Lague 2,370 2.06%
Total votes 115,297 100.00%

Democratic primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

ResultsEdit

1964 Democratic U.S. Senate primary[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Joseph D. Tydings 125,408 59.08%
Democratic Louis L. Goldstein 155,086 32.77%
Democratic John J. Harbaugh 22,665 4.79%
Democratic Morgan Amiamo 15,921 3.36%
Total votes 473,236 100.00%

General electionEdit

ResultsEdit

General election results[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Joseph D. Tydings 678,649 62.78%  13.96
Republican James Glenn Beall (incumbent) 402,393 37.22%  13.96
Total votes 752,073 100.00%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "MD US Senate - R Primary". OurCampaigns. Retrieved 20 February 2019.
  2. ^ "MD US Senate - D Primary". OurCampaigns. Retrieved 20 February 2020.
  3. ^ "MD US Senate". OurCampaigns. Retrieved 20 February 2020.