United States Senate election in Wyoming, 2002

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United States Senate election in Wyoming, 2002

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Nominee Mike Enzi Joyce Corcoran
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 133,710 49,570
Percentage 73.0% 27.0%

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County results

U.S. Senator before election

Mike Enzi
Republican

Elected U.S. Senator

Mike Enzi
Republican

The 2002 United States Senate election in Wyoming was held November 5, 2002. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Mike Enzi won re-election to a second term.

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Joyce Corcoran 30,548 100.00%
Total votes 30,548 100.00%

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

Republican primary results[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mike Enzi (Incumbent) 78,612 85.87%
Republican Crosby Allen 12,931 14.13%
Total votes 91,543 100.00%

General election[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Campaign[edit]

Enzi stated that his top priorities were education, jobs, national security and retirement security.[4] He had $485,000 cash on hand in June 2002, when Corcoran first filed.[5]

Results[edit]

General election results[6]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Mike Enzi (Incumbent) 133,710 72.95% +18.90%
Democratic Joyce Corcoran 49,570 27.05% -15.17%
Majority 84,140 45.91% +34.06%
Turnout 183,280
Republican hold Swing

References[edit]