1976 United States Senate election in Florida

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United States Senate election in Florida, 1976

← 1970 November 2, 1976 1982 →
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Nominee Lawton Chiles John Grady
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 1,799,518 1,057,886
Percentage 63.0% 37.0%

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County Results

Chiles:      50–60%      60–70%      70–80%      80–90%

Grady:      50–60%

U.S. Senator before election

Lawton Chiles
Democratic

Elected U.S. Senator

Lawton Chiles
Democratic

The 1976 United States Senate election in Florida was held on November 2, 1976. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Lawton Chiles won re-election to a second term.

Major candidates[edit]

Democratic[edit]

Republican[edit]

Results[edit]

United States Senate Election in Florida, 1976[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Lawton Chiles 1,799,518 62.98%
Republican John Grady 1,057,886 37.02%
Write-in Write-ins 130 0.00%
Majority 741,632 25.96%
Turnout 2,857,534 77%
Democratic hold

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Our Campaigns - Candidate - John Grady". www.ourcampaigns.com. Retrieved 6 March 2018.
  2. ^ "Indiana General Election November 2, 2004, Statewide". Indiana Secretary of State. 2004-11-02. Retrieved 2011-04-21.