United States elections, 1986
The 1986 United States midterm elections were held on November 4. The Democrats won a net gain of eight seats to recapture control of the United States Senate. The Democrats also had a net gain of five seats in the United States House of Representatives to cement their majority in that chamber.
See also 
- United States House of Representatives elections, 1986
- United States Senate election, 1986
- United States gubernatorial elections, 1986