1976 United States Senate election in Wyoming

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United States Senate election in Wyoming, 1976

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Nominee Malcolm Wallop Gale W. McGee
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 84,810 70,558
Percentage 54.59% 45.41%

U.S. Senator before election

Gale W. McGee
Democratic

Elected U.S. Senator

Malcolm Wallop
Republican

The 1976 United States Senate election in Wyoming took place on November 2, 1976. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Gale McGee ran for re-election to a fourth term, but was defeated by Republican Malcolm Wallop.[1]

Major candidates[edit]

Democratic[edit]

Republican[edit]

Results[edit]

General election results[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Malcolm Wallop 84,810 54.59%
Democratic Gale W. McGee (incumbent) 70,558 45.41%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gale McGee, 77, Wyoming Democrat In Senate 18 Years". New York Times. April 10, 1992. Retrieved May 10, 2015.
  2. ^ "Our Campaigns". ourcampaigns.com. Retrieved May 10, 2015.