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United States Senate election in Arizona, 1992

The 1992 United States Senate election in Arizona was held on November 3, 1992. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator John McCain won re-election to a second term.

United States Senate election in Arizona, 1992

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Nominee John McCain Claire Sargent Evan Mecham
Party Republican Democratic Independent
Popular vote 771,395 436,321 145,361
Percentage 55.8% 31.6% 10.3%

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U.S. Senate election results map.
Red denotes counties won by McCain.
Blue denotes those won by Sargent.

U.S. Senator before election

John McCain
Republican

Elected U.S. Senator

John McCain
Republican

Contents

CandidatesEdit

DemocraticEdit

  • Claire Sargent, community activist[1]

IndependentsEdit

RepublicanEdit

ResultsEdit

General election results[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican John McCain (Incumbent) 771,395 55.82% -4.66%
Democratic Claire Sargent 436,321 31.57% -7.94%
Independent Evan Mecham 145,361 10.52%
Libertarian Kiana Delamare 22,613 1.64%
New Alliance Ed Finkelstein 6,335 0.46%
Write-ins 26 0.00%
Majority 335,074 24.24% +3.28%
Turnout 1,382,051
Republican hold Swing

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit