United States Senate election in Idaho, 2004

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United States Senate election in Idaho, 2004
Idaho
1998 ←
November 2, 2004
→ 2010

  Mike Crapo Official Photo 110th Congress.jpg


Nominee Mike Crapo
Party Republican
Popular vote 499,796
Percentage 99.2%

Idaho Rep sweep.PNG

County results

U.S. Senator before election

Mike Crapo
Republican

Elected U.S. Senator

Mike Crapo
Republican

The 2004 United States Senate election in Idaho took place on November 2, 2004 alongside other elections to the United States Senate in other states as well as elections to the United States House of Representatives and various state and local elections. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Mike Crapo ran for re-election and won a second term in office in a landslide after no one filed for the Democratic Party nomination. Scott McClure conducted a write-in campaign but only received 4,136 votes, or about 1% of those cast.

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

Republican Party primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mike Crapo (inc.) 118,286 100.00%
Totals 118,286 100.00%

General election[edit]

Candidates[edit]

On ballot
Write in

Results[edit]

Crapo won every county with over 90% of the vote. His weakest performance by far was in Latah County, where he got 95.6% of the vote to McClure's 4.4%.

United States Senate election in Idaho, 2004[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Mike Crapo (inc.) 499,796 99.18% +29.64%
Write-in Scott McClure 4,136 0.82%
Majority 495,660 98.36% +57.22%
Turnout 503,932
Republican hold Swing

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