1984 United States Senate election in Oklahoma

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1984 United States Senate election in Oklahoma

← 1978 November 6, 1984 1990 →
  Senator David Boren.jpg 3x4.svg
Nominee David Boren Bill Crozier
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 906,131 280,638
Percentage 75.64% 23.43%

U.S. Senator before election

David Boren
Democratic

Elected U.S. Senator

David Boren
Democratic

The 1984 United States Senate election in Oklahoma was held on November 6, 1984.

Incumbent Senator David Boren was re-elected to a second term in office.

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

1984 Democratic U.S. Senate primary[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic David Boren (incumbent) 432,534 89.87%
Democratic Marshall A. Luse, Jr. 48,761 10.13%
Total votes 481,295 100.00%

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

1984 Republican U.S. Senate primary[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican George L. Mothershed 46,933 39.30%
Republican Will Crozier 39,581 33.15%
Republican Gar Graham 32,901 27.55%
Total votes 119,415 100.00%
1984 Republican U.S. Senate runoff[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Will Crozier 101,194 50.05%
Republican George L. Mothershed 100,995 49.95%
Total votes 202,189 100.00%

Independents and third parties[edit]

Libertarian[edit]

  • Robert T. Murphy, nominee for Senate in 1980

General election[edit]

Results[edit]

General election results[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic David Boren (incumbent) 906,131 75.64% Increase10.15
Republican Will Crozier 280,638 23.43% Decrease9.43
Libertarian Robert T. Murphy 11,168 0.93% Increase0.93
Total votes 1,197,937 100.00%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "OK US Senate – D Primary". OurCampaigns. Retrieved 15 August 2019.
  2. ^ "OK US Senate – R Primary". OurCampaigns. Retrieved 15 August 2019.
  3. ^ "OK US Senate – R Runoff". OurCampaigns. Retrieved 15 August 2019.
  4. ^ OurCampaigns <ID> https://www.ourcampaigns.com/RaceDetail.html?RaceID=<ID>. Retrieved 12 August 2019. Missing or empty |title= (help)