1992 United States Senate election in Utah

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1992 United States Senate election in Utah

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  Robert Foster Bennett, US Senator.jpg Wayne Owens 100th Congress 1987.jpg
Nominee Bob Bennett Wayne Owens
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 420,069 301,228
Percentage 55.4% 39.7%

Utah Senatorial Election Results by County, 1992.svg
County Results

Bennett:      40–50%      50–60%      60–70%
     70–80%      80–90%

Owens:      40-50%      50–60%

U.S. Senator before election

Jake Garn
Republican

Elected U.S. Senator

Bob Bennett
Republican

The 1992 United States Senate election in Utah was held on November 3, 1992. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Jake Garn decided to retire instead of seeking a fourth term. Republican Bob Bennett won the open seat.

Major candidates[edit]

Democratic[edit]

  • Wayne Owen, U.S Representative

Republican[edit]

Other candidates[edit]

Populist[edit]

  • Anita Morrow

Libertatian[edit]

  • Maury Modine

Socialist Workers[edit]

  • Patricia Grogan

Results[edit]

General election results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Bob Bennett 420,069 55.38%
Democratic Wayne Owens 301,228 39.72%
Populist Anita Morrow 17,549 2.31%
Libertarian Maury Modine 14,341 1.89%
Socialist Workers Patricia Grogan 5,292 0.7%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "UT US Senate Race - Nov 03, 1992". Our Campaigns. Retrieved August 15, 2012.