United States Senate election in Mississippi, 1982

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United States Senate election in Mississippi, 1982
Mississippi
1976 ←
November 5, 1982
→ 1988

  JohnCStennis.jpg Haley Barbour by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Nominee John C. Stennis Haley Barbour
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 414,099 230,927
Percentage 64.2% 35.8%

U.S. Senator before election

John C. Stennis
Democratic

Elected U.S. Senator

John C. Stennis
Democratic

The 1982 United States Senate election in Mississippi was held on November 5, 1982. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator John C. Stennis won re-election to his seventh term.

Major candidates[edit]

Democratic[edit]

Republican[edit]

Results[edit]

General election results[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic John Stennis 414,099 64.2
Republican Haley Barbour 230,927 35.8

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.ourcampaigns.com/RaceDetail.html?RaceID=3765