United States Senate election in Maryland, 1988

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United States Senate election in Maryland, 1988
Maryland
1982 ←
November 7, 1988
→ 1994

  Paul Sarbanes, official color photo.jpg Alan Keyes.jpg
Nominee Paul Sarbanes Alan Keyes
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 999,166 617,537
Percentage 61.8% 38.2%

U.S. Senator before election

Paul S. Sarbanes
Democratic

Elected U.S. Senator

Paul S. Sarbanes
Democratic

The 1988 United States Senate Election in Maryland was held on November 7, 1988. Incumbent Democratic Senator Paul Sarbanes was reelected to a third term.

Candidates[edit]

Democrat[edit]

Republican[edit]

Results[edit]

General election results[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Paul Sarbanes 999,166 61.8
Republican Alan Keyes 617,537 38.2
Independent Imad A. Ahmad (Write In) 349 0.0
Independent Rashaad Ali (Write In) 13 0.0
Majority
Turnout
Democratic hold Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Maryland State Board of Elections". Elections.state.md.us. 2001-07-24. Retrieved 2012-05-18.