United States Senate election in New Mexico, 2000

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United States Senate election in New Mexico, 2000
New Mexico
1994 ←
November 7, 2000
→ 2006

  Jeff Bingaman.jpg Bill Redmond Congressional Photo.jpg
Nominee Jeff Bingaman Bill Redmond
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 363,744 225,517
Percentage 61.7% 38.3%

New Mexico Senatorial Election Results by County, 2000.svg

County results

U.S. Senator before election

Jeff Bingaman
Democratic

Elected U.S. Senator

Jeff Bingaman
Democratic

The 2000 United States Senate election in New Mexico took place on November 7, 2000. Incumbent Democrat U.S. Senator Jeff Bingaman won re-election to a fourth term.[1]

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Jeff Bingaman (inc.) 124,887 100.00%
Totals 124,887 100.00%

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

Republican primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Bill Redmond 43,780 60.39%
Republican Steve Pearce 15,628 21.56%
Republican William F. Davis 13,083 18.05%
Totals 72,491 100.00%

General election[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

General election results[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Jeff Bingaman (inc.) 363,744 61.70% +7.73%
Republican Bill Redmond 225,517 38.25% -7.74%
Write-ins 265 0.04%
Majority 138,227 23.45% +15.47%
Turnout 558,550
Democratic hold Swing

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