United States Senate election in Oregon, 1998

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United States Senate election in Oregon, 1998
Oregon
1996 (special) ←
November 3, 1998 → 2004

  Ron Wyden official portrait crop.jpg Johnlim.jpg
Nominee Ron Wyden John Lim
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 682,425 377,739
Percentage 61.1% 33.8%

U.S. Senator before election

Ron Wyden
Democratic

Elected U.S. Senator

Ron Wyden
Democratic

The 1998 United States Senate election in Oregon was held on November 3, 1998. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Ron Wyden won re-election to his first full term.

Major candidates[edit]

Democratic[edit]

Republican[edit]

Results[edit]

General election results[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Ron Wyden 682,425 61.05 +13.27%
Republican John Lim 377,739 33.79 -12.47%
Pacific Green Karyn Moskowitz 22,024 1.97 +1.37%
Libertarian Jim Brewster 18,221 1.63 +0.32%
Natural Law Michael A. Campbell 8,372 0.75 +0.75%
Socialist Dean M. Braa 7,553 0.68 +.02%
Write-In Misc. 1,413 0.13 -1.12%
Majority 304,686 27.26 +25.74
Turnout 1,117,747
  Democrat hold

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