United States Senate elections in Arizona, 2012

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Voters in Arizona will elect one member to the U.S. Senate in the November 6, 2012 elections.

The signature filing deadline for candidates wishing to run is May 30, 2012. The primary elections will be held on August 28, 2012.

The election will fill the Class 1 Senate seat, which is currently held by Jon Kyl (R). First elected in 1994, Kyl is not running for re-election in 2012.

Candidates

Democratic PartyDemocratic Primary

Republican Party Republican primary

Election history

2010

On November 2, 2010, John McCain won re-election to the United States Senate. He defeated Rodney Glassman, David F. Nolan, Jerry Joslyn and in the general election.[1]

U.S. Senate, Arizona General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn McCain Incumbent 59.1% 1,005,615
     Democratic Rodney Glassman 34.8% 592,011
     Libertarian David F. Nolan 4.7% 80,097
     Green Jerry Joslyn 1.4% 24,603
Total Votes 1,702,326

2006

On November 7, 2006, Jon Kyl won re-election to the United States Senate. He defeated Jim Pederson and Richard Mack in the general election.[2]

U.S. Senate, Arizona General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJon Kyl Incumbent 53.3% 814,398
     Democratic Jim Pederson 43.5% 664,141
     Libertarian Richard Mack 3.2% 48,231
Total Votes 1,526,770

See also

References