United States Senate election in Colorado, 2002

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United States Senate election in Colorado, 2002
Colorado
1996 ←
November 5, 2002 → 2008

  Wayne Allard, official photo portrait 2.jpg Thomas L. Strickland official portrait.jpg
Nominee Wayne Allard Tom Strickland
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 717,893 648,130
Percentage 50.7% 45.8%

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County results

U.S. Senator before election

Wayne Allard
Republican

Elected U.S. Senator

Wayne Allard
Republican

The 2002 United States Senate election in Colorado was held on November 5, 2002. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Wayne Allard won re-election to a second term.

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

Democratic primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Tom Strickland 110,309 100.00
Total votes 110,309 100.00

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Wayne Allard (inc.) 190,250 100.00
Total votes 190,250 100.00

General election[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

General election results[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Wayne Allard (inc.) 717,899 50.70% -0.71%
Democratic Tom Strickland 648,130 45.77% +0.03%
Constitution Douglas Campbell 21,547 1.52%
Libertarian Rick Stanley 20,776 1.47%
Independent John Heckman 7,140 0.50%
Write-ins 596 0.04%
Majority 69,763 4.93% -0.74%
Turnout 1,416,082
Republican hold Swing

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