United States Senate election in Nebraska, 1984

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United States Senate election in Nebraska, 1984
Nebraska
1978 ←
November 6, 1984 → 1990

  Jim exon.jpg
Nominee J. James Exon Nancy Hoch
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 332,117 307,147
Percentage 51.9% 48.0%

U.S. Senator before election

J. James Exon
Democratic

Elected U.S. Senator

J. James Exon
Democratic

The 1984 United States Senate election in Nebraska was held on November 6, 1984. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator J. James Exon won re-election to a second term.

Candidates[edit]

Democratic[edit]

Republican[edit]

  • Nancy Hoch, businesswoman

Results[edit]

General election results[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic J. James Exon (inc.) 332,217 51.94% -15.72%
Republican Nancy Hoch 307,147 48.02% +15.67%
Write-ins 304 0.05%
Majority 25,070 3.92% -31.40%
Turnout 639,668
Democratic hold Swing

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