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1988 United States Senate election in Maryland

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The 1988 United States Senate Election in Maryland was held on November 8, 1988. Incumbent Democratic Senator Paul Sarbanes was reelected to a third term.

United States Senate election in Maryland, 1988

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  Paul Sarbanes, official color photo.jpg Alan Keyes (1).jpg
Nominee Paul Sarbanes Alan Keyes
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 999,166 617,537
Percentage 61.8% 38.2%

Maryland Senate Election Results by County, 1988.svg
County Results

Sarbanes:      50–60%      60–70%      70–80%

Keyes:      50–60%

U.S. Senator before election

Paul Sarbanes
Democratic

Elected U.S. Senator

Paul Sarbanes
Democratic

Contents

CandidatesEdit

DemocraticEdit

RepublicanEdit

ResultsEdit

General election results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Paul Sarbanes 999,166 61.8
Republican Alan Keyes 617,537 38.2
Independent Imad A. Ahmad (Write In) 349 0.0
Independent Rashaad Ali (Write In) 13 0.0
Majority
Turnout
Democratic hold

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Maryland State Board of Elections". Elections.state.md.us. July 24, 2001. Retrieved May 18, 2012.