United States Senate election in New Mexico, 1994

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United States Senate election in New Mexico, 1994
New Mexico
1988 ←
November 3, 1994
→ 2000

  Jeff Bingaman.jpg No image.svg
Nominee Jeff Bingaman Colin McMillan
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 249,989 213,025
Percentage 54.0% 46.0%

New Mexico Senatorial Election Results by County, 1994.svg

County Results

U.S. Senator before election

Jeff Bingaman
Democratic

Elected U.S. Senator

Jeff Bingaman
Democratic

The 1994 United States Senate election in New Mexico took place on November 3, 1994. Incumbent Democrat U.S. Senator Jeff Bingaman won re-election to a third term.

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

Democratic primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Jeff Bingaman (inc.) 165,148 100.00%
Totals 165,148 100.00%

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Colin R. McMillan 65,119 72.57%
Republican Bill Turner 13,178 14.69%
Republican Robin Dozier Otten 11,439 12.75%
Totals 89,736 100.00%

General election[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

General election results[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Jeff Bingaman (inc.) 249,989 53.97% -9.34%
Republican Colin R. McMillan 213,025 45.99% +9.31%
Write-ins 182 0.04%
Majority 36,964 7.98% -18.64%
Turnout 463,196
Democratic hold Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.sos.state.nm.us/pdf/CanvassResults/CanvassPrimary1994.pdf
  2. ^ http://www.sos.state.nm.us/pdf/CanvassResults/CanvassPrimary1994.pdf
  3. ^ http://clerk.house.gov/member_info/electionInfo/1994/94Stat.htm#31

External links[edit]