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2002 United States Senate election in Wyoming

The 2002 United States Senate election in Wyoming was held November 5, 2002. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Mike Enzi won re-election to a second term.

United States Senate election in Wyoming, 2002

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Nominee Mike Enzi Joyce Corcoran
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 133,710 49,570
Percentage 73% 27%

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County Results
Enzi:      50-60%      60-70%      70-80%      80-90%

U.S. Senator before election

Mike Enzi
Republican

Elected U.S. Senator

Mike Enzi
Republican

Democratic primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

ResultsEdit

Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Joyce Corcoran 30,548 100.00%
Total votes 30,548 100.00%

Republican primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

ResultsEdit

Republican primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mike Enzi (Incumbent) 78,612 85.87%
Republican Crosby Allen 12,931 14.13%
Total votes 91,543 100.00%

General electionEdit

CandidatesEdit

CampaignEdit

Enzi stated that his top priorities were education, jobs, national security and retirement security.[4] He had $485,000 cash on hand in June 2002, when Corcoran first filed.[5]

ResultsEdit

General election results[6]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Mike Enzi (Incumbent) 133,710 72.95% +18.90%
Democratic Joyce Corcoran 49,570 27.05% -15.17%
Majority 84,140 45.91% +34.06%
Turnout 183,280
Republican hold Swing

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Senate Race Results - Fox News". November 6, 2002.
  2. ^ http://soswy.state.wy.us/Elections/Docs/2002/02Results/02_Primary_SW_Candidates.pdf
  3. ^ http://www.sos.state.co.us/pubs/elections/ElectionArchives/1998/Primary/1998GovernorResults.pdf[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ "ENZI SAYS IF RE-ELECTED HE WILL PROMOTE 'WYOMING WORK ETHIC'".
  5. ^ "Wyoming ; Corcoran Files Bid Against Sen. Enzi".
  6. ^ http://soswy.state.wy.us/Elections/02Results/02General/02_General%20Election_SW_Candidates.pdf