United States Senate election in Delaware, 1982

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United States Senate election in Delaware, 1982
Delaware
1976 ←
November 2, 1982 → 1988

  Sen. William V. Roth (R-DE).jpg
Nominee William V. Roth David N. Levinson
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 105,357 84,413
Percentage 55.2% 44.2%

U.S. Senator before election

William V. Roth
Republican

Elected U.S. Senator

William V. Roth
Republican

The 1988 United States Senate election in Delaware was held on November 8, 1988. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator William V. Roth won re-election to a third term.

Major candidates[edit]

Democratic[edit]

Republican[edit]

Results[edit]

General election results[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican William V. Roth (inc.) 105,357 55.17% -0.64%
Democratic David N. Levinson 84,413 44.20% +0.59%
Libertarian Lawrence Sullivan 653 0.34%
American Independent Charles Baker 537 0.28% -0.01%
Majority 20,944 10.97% -1.23%
Turnout 190,960
Republican hold Swing

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