United States Senate election in Hawaii, 1982

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United States Senate election in Hawaii, 1982

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Nominee Spark Matsunaga Clarence Brown
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 245,386 52,071
Percentage 80.1% 17.0%

Hawaii Election Results by County, all Democratic.svg
County results

U.S. Senator before election

Spark Matsunaga

Elected U.S. Senator

Spark Matsunaga

The 1982 United States Senate election in Hawaii took place on November 2, 1982. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Spark Matsunaga won re-election to a second term.[1]

Major candidates[edit]




General election results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Spark Matsunaga (Incumbent) 245,386 80.1%
Republican Clarence Brown 52,071 17.0%
Independent Democrat E. Bernier-Nachtwey 8,953 2.9%

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