United States Senate election in New York, 1986

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United States Senate election in New York, 1986

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  Alfonse D'Amato.jpg Mark Green 2 by David Shankbone (cropped).jpg
Nominee Al D'Amato Mark Green
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 2,378,197 1,723,216
Percentage 56.9% 41.2%

County Results

U.S. Senator before election

Al D'Amato

Elected U.S. Senator

Al D'Amato

The 1986 United States Senate election in New York took place on November 4, 1986 alongside other elections to the United States Senate in other states as well as elections to the United States House of Representatives and various state and local elections. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Al D'Amato won re-election to a second term.





1986 New York U.S. Senate general election[1][2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Al D'Amato (Incumbent) 2,030,260 '
Conservative (N.Y.) Al D'Amato 212,101
Right to Life (N.Y.) Al D'Amato 135,386
total Al D'Amato 2,378,197 56.9%
Democratic Mark Green 1,723,216 41.2%
Liberal (N.Y.) John S. Dyson 60,099 1.4%
New Alliance Fred Newman 10,559 0.3%
Socialist Workers Michael Shur 7,376 0.2%
Others 305,412

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