1968 United States Senate election in Oklahoma

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United States Senate election in Oklahoma, 1968

← 1962 November 3, 1968 1974 →
  BellmonHL.jpg Mike Monroney.jpg
Nominee Henry Bellmon Mike Monroney
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 470,120 419,658
Percentage 51.7% 46.2%

U.S. Senator before election

Mike Monroney

Elected U.S. Senator

Henry Bellmon

The 1968 United States Senate election in Oklahoma was held November 3, 1968. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Mike Monroney was running for re-election to a fourth term, but was defeated by Republican Henry Bellmon.

Major candidates[edit]




General election[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Henry Bellmon 470,120 51.7%
Democratic Mike Monroney (Incumbent) 419,658 46.2%
American Independent George Washington 19,341 2.1%

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