Electoral history of Ted Stevens

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Senator Ted Stevens (R-AK)

Electoral history of Ted Stevens, Senior United States Senator from Alaska (1968-2008), Senate Minority Whip (1977-1981), Senate Majority Whip (1981-1985), President pro tempore of the United States Senate (2003-2007) and President pro tempore emeritus (2007-2008)

At time of his 2008 defeat, Stevens was the 4th longest-serving Senator as well as most senior Republican in this body.

Early Senate and state legislature races (1962-1968)[edit]

Republican primary for the United States Senate from Alaska, 1962[edit]

  • Ted Stevens - 11,000 (72.49%)
  • Frank Cook - 4,175 (27.51%)

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United States Senate election in Alaska, 1962[edit]

  • Ernest Gruening (D) (inc.) - 33,827 (58.14%)
  • Ted Stevens (R) - 24,354 (41.86%)

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Alaska House of Representatives, 8th district, 1964[edit]

Elected:

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Alaska House of Representatives, 8th district, 1966[edit]

Elected:

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Republican primary for the United States Senate from Alaska, 1968[edit]

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Senate races as an incumbent (since 1970)[edit]

Open special primary for the United States Senate from Alaska, 1970[edit]

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Note: Stevens was appointed for the United States Senate following death of incumbent Bob Bartlett in December 1968

United States Senate special election in Alaska, 1970[edit]

  • Ted Stevens (R) (inc.) - 47,908 (59.61%)
  • Wendell P. Kay (D) - 32,456 (40.39%)

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United States Senate election in Alaska, 1972[edit]

  • Ted Stevens (R) (inc.) - 74,216 (77.30%)
  • Gene Guess (D) - 21,791 (22.70%)

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United States Senate election in Alaska, 1978[edit]

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All-Party primary for the United States Senate from Alaska, 1984[edit]

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United States Senate election in Alaska, 1984[edit]

  • Ted Stevens (R) (inc.) - 146,919 (71.17%)
  • John E. Havelock (D) - 58,804 (28.49%)
  • Write-in - 715 (0.35%)

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Senate Majority Leader, 1984[edit]

Fourth ballot:[12]

All-Party primary for the United States Senate from Alaska, 1990[edit]

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United States Senate election in Alaska, 1990[edit]

  • Ted Stevens (R) (inc.) - 125,806 (66.23%)
  • Michael Beasley (D) - 61,152 (32.19%)
  • Write-in - 2,999 (1.58%)

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All-Party primary for the United States Senate from Alaska, 1996[edit]

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United States Senate election in Alaska, 1996[edit]

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Republican primary for the United States Senate from Alaska, 2002[edit]

  • Ted Stevens (inc.) - 64,315 (88.94%)
  • Mike Aubrey - 7,997 (11.06%)

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United States Senate election in Alaska, 2002[edit]

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Republican primary for the United States Senate from Alaska, 2008[edit]

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United States Senate election in Alaska, 2008[edit]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "AK US Senate Race - Nov 03, 1962". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2010-08-10. 
  3. ^ "AK State House 08 Race - Nov 03, 1964". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2010-08-10. 
  4. ^ "AK State House 08 Race - Nov 08, 1966". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2010-08-10. 
  5. ^ "AK At-Large - Primary Race - Aug 27, 1996". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2010-08-10. 
  6. ^ "AK US Senate- Open Special Election Primary Race - Aug 25, 1970". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2010-08-10. 
  7. ^ "AK US Senate - Special Race - Nov 03, 1970". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2010-08-10. 
  8. ^ "AK US Senate Race - Nov 07, 1972". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2010-08-10. 
  9. ^ "AK US Senate Race - Nov 07, 1978". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2010-08-10. 
  10. ^ "AK US Senate- All-Party Primary Race - Aug 28, 1984". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2010-08-10. 
  11. ^ "AK US Senate Race - Nov 06, 1984". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2010-08-10. 
  12. ^ "AllPolitics - Candidates - Republicans". Cgi.cnn.com. Retrieved 2010-08-10. 
  13. ^ "AK US Senate- All-Party Primary Race - Aug 28, 1990". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2010-08-10. 
  14. ^ "AK US Senate Race - Nov 06, 1990". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2010-08-10. 
  15. ^ "AK US Senate- All Party Primary Race - Aug 27, 1996". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2010-08-10. 
  16. ^ "AK US Senate Race - Nov 05, 1996". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2010-08-10. 
  17. ^ "AK US Senate - R Primary Race - Aug 27, 2002". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2010-08-10. 
  18. ^ “”. "God Save the South!!". YouTube. Retrieved 2010-08-10. 
  19. ^ "AK US Senate - R Primary Race - Aug 26, 2008". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2010-08-10.