United States Senate election in Ohio, 1998

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United States Senate election in Ohio, 1998
Ohio
1992 ←
November 3, 1998
→ 2004

  George Voinovich, official photo portrait, 2006.jpg
Nominee George Voinovich Mary Boyle
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 1,922,087 1,482,054
Percentage 56.5% 43.5%

Ohio US Senate Election Results by County, 1998.svg

County results

U.S. Senator before election

John Glenn
Democratic

Elected U.S. Senator

George Voinovich
Republican

The 1998 United States Senate election in Ohio took place on November 3, 1998. It was concurrent with elections to the United States House of Representatives. Incumbent Democratic U.S Senator John Glenn decided to retire, instead of seeking a fifth term. Republican Governor George Voinovich won the open seat.

Candidates[edit]

Democratic[edit]

  • Mary Boyle, State Representative and House Majority leader

Republican[edit]

Results[edit]

General election results[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican George V. Voinovich 1,922,087 56.5
Democratic Mary Boyle 1,482,054 43.5

References[edit]