Electoral history of John McCain

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Senator McCain on the campaign trail in 2007

This is a summary of the electoral history of John McCain, senior United States Senator from Arizona (since 1987) and 2008 Republican nominee for President of the United States. McCain has been involved in many elections on local, statewide and nationwide stage since his first election to the United States House of Representatives in 1982.

House races (1982–1984)[edit]

Arizona's 1st congressional district, 1982 (Republican primary):

Arizona's 1st congressional district, 1982:

  • John McCain (R) - 89,116 (65.90%)
  • William E. Hegarty (D) - 41,261 (30.51%)
  • Richard K. Dodge (LBT) - 4,850 (3.59%)

Arizona's 1st congressional district, 1984:

  • John McCain (R) (inc.) - 162,418 (78.08%)
  • Harry W. Braun (D) - 45,609 (21.93%)

Senate races (1986–present)[edit]

United States Senate election in Arizona, 1986:

  • John McCain (R) - 521,850 (60.48%)
  • Richard Kimball (D) - 340,965 (39.52%)

Republican primary for the United States Senate from Arizona, 1992:

  • John McCain (inc.) - 201,500 (100.00%)

United States Senate election in Arizona, 1992:

  • John McCain (R) (inc.) - 771,395 (55.82%)
  • Claire Sargent (D) - 436,321 (31.57%)
  • Evan Mecham (I) - 145,361 (10.52%)
  • Kiana Delamare (LBT) - 22,613 (1.64%)
  • Ed Finkelstein (I) - 6,335 (0.46%)
  • Robert B. Winn (I) (write-in) - 26 (0.00%)

Republican primary for the United States Senate from Arizona, 1998:

  • John McCain (inc.) - 206,490 (99.73%)
  • Mark Healy (write-in) - 568 (0.27%)

United States Senate election in Arizona, 1998:

  • John McCain (R) (inc.) - 696,577 (68.75%)
  • Ed Ranger (D) - 275,224 (27.16%)
  • John C. Zajac (LBT) - 23,004 (2.27%)
  • Bob Park (Reform) - 18,288 (1.81%)
  • Bill Reilley (I) (write-in) - 187 (0.02%)

Republican primary for the United States Senate from Arizona, 2004:

  • John McCain (inc.) - 331,720 (100.00%)

United States Senate election in Arizona, 2004:

  • John McCain (R) (inc.) - 1,505,372 (76.74%)
  • Stuart Starky (D) - 404,507 (20.62%)
  • Ernest Hancock (LBT) - 51,798 (2.64%)

Republican primary for the United States Senate from Arizona, 2010:

United States Senate election in Arizona, 2010:

  • John McCain (R) (inc.) - 926,372 (59.29)%
  • Rodney Glassman (D) - 540,904 (34.62)%
  • David Nolan (LBT) - 72,993 4.67%
  • Jerry Joslyn (GRN) – 22,201 1.42%

2000 Presidential election[edit]

Washington primary for independent voters, 2000:

California primary for independent voters, 2000:

Red states won by Bush, yellow by McCain

Republican presidential primaries, 2000:

2000 Republican National Convention (Presidential tally):

2004 presidential election[edit]

Minnesota Independence Party presidential caucus, 2004:

(* - write-in)

2008 presidential election[edit]

Iowa Republican straw poll, 2008:

Republican New Hampshire Vice Presidential primary, 2008:

(* - write in)

Results of 2008 presidential primaries

Republican presidential primaries, 2008:

2008 Republican National Convention (Presidential tally):

United States presidential election, 2008:[1]

See also[edit]

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