Wicker was elected to the U.S. Senate, representing Mississippi. He defeated Albert Gore, Jr. and Shawn O'Hara in the general election on November 7, 2012.
|U.S. Senate, Mississippi General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Albert N. Gore, Jr.||40.6%||503,467|
|Source: Mississippi Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|