1962 United States Senate election in New York

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United States Senate election in New York, 1962

← 1956 November 6, 1962 1968 →
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Nominee Jacob Javits James B. Donovan
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 3,269,772 2,289,323
Percentage 57.38% 40.14%

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County results

U.S. Senator before election

Jacob K. Javits
Republican

Elected U.S. Senator

Jacob K. Javits
Republican

The 1962 United States Senate election in New York was held on November 6, 1962. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Jacob Javits won against Democratic challenger James B. Donovan.

Major candidates[edit]

Republican[edit]

Democratic[edit]

Results[edit]

General election results[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Jacob K. Javits 3,272,417 57.38% +4.11%
Democratic James B. Donovan 2,113,772
Liberal James B. Donovan 175,551
total James B. Donovan 2,289,323 40.14% -6.57%
Conservative Kieran O'Doherty 116,151 2.04% +2.04%
Socialist Workers Carl Feingold 17,440 0.31% +0.31%
Socialist Labor Stephen Emery 7,786 0.14% +0.14%

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