1980 United States Senate election in New Hampshire
Rudman: 50–60% 60–70%
|Elections in New Hampshire|
The 1980 United States Senate election in New Hampshire was held on November 4, 1980. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator John Durkin was defeated by attorney Warren Rudman in a relatively close election, where nationwide Republicans would have a landslide election known as the Reagan Revolution.
- John Durkin, incumbent U.S. Senator
|Democratic||John A. Durkin (incumbent)||179,455||47.85%|
|Republican gain from Democratic|