United States Senate election in Ohio, 1998

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United States Senate election in Ohio, 1998

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Nominee George Voinovich Mary Boyle
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 1,922,087 1,482,054
Percentage 56.5% 43.5%

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County Results

Voinovich:      50–60%      60–70%      70–80%

Boyle:      50–60%      60–70%

U.S. Senator before election

John Glenn

Elected U.S. Senator

George Voinovich

The 1998 United States Senate election in Ohio was held November 3, 1998. It was concurrent with elections to the United States House of Representatives. Incumbent Democratic U.S Senator John Glenn decided to retire, instead of seeking a fifth term. Republican Governor George Voinovich won the open seat.[1]





General election results[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican George V. Voinovich 1,922,087 56.5%
Democratic Mary Boyle 1,482,054 43.5%

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