2004 United States Senate election in Idaho

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United States Senate election in Idaho, 2004

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  Mike Crapo official photo.jpg
Nominee Mike Crapo
Party Republican
Popular vote 499,796
Percentage 99.2%

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County Results
Crapo:      >90%      100%

U.S. Senator before election

Mike Crapo
Republican

Elected U.S. Senator

Mike Crapo
Republican

The 2004 United States Senate election in Idaho took place on November 2, 2004 alongside other elections to the United States Senate in other states as well as elections to the United States House of Representatives and various state and local elections. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Mike Crapo ran for re-election and won a second term in office in a landslide after no one filed for the Democratic Party nomination. Democrat Scott McClure conducted a write-in campaign but only received 4,136 votes, or about 1% of those cast.

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

Republican Party primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mike Crapo (Incumbent) 118,286 100.00%
Total votes 118,286 100.00%

General election[edit]

Candidates[edit]

On ballot
Write-in

Results[edit]

Crapo won every county with over 90% of the vote. His weakest performance by far was in Latah County, where he got 95.6% of the vote to McClure's 4.4%.

United States Senate election in Idaho, 2004[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Mike Crapo (Incumbent) 499,796 99.18% +29.64%
Democratic Scott F. McClure (write-in) 4,136 0.82%
Majority 495,660 98.36% +57.22%
Total votes 503,932 100.0% +125,578
Republican hold

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