United States Senate elections in Vermont, 2012
Solid D (Prior to election)
The signature filing deadline for candidates wishing to run is June 14, 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 Bernie Sanders (I). First elected in 1974, Sanders is running for re-election in 2012. Sanders caucuses with the Democrats but is officially an Independent.
Cook Political Report
|Cook Political Report Race Rating -- Vermont Senate|
|March 22, 2012|
|March 1, 2012|
|January 26, 2012|
|December 22, 2011|
|December 1, 2011|
On November 7, 2006, Bernie Sanders won election to the U.S. Senate, defeating Rich Tarrant (R), Cris Ericson (I), Craig Hill (Vermont Green), Pete Diamondstone (Liberty Union), Peter Moss (Anti-Bushist Candidate), and a write-in.
- United States House of Representatives elections in Vermont, 2012
- United States Senate elections, 2012
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