United States Senate election in North Carolina, 1980
East: 40-50% 50-60% 60-70%
Morgan: 50–60% 60–70% 70–80% 80–90%
The 1980 United States Senate election in North Carolina was held on November 4, 1980 as part of the nationwide elections to the Senate. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Robert Morgan lost re-election a second term to Republican John East.
Robert Morgan won the Democratic Party's nomination unopposed.
John East won the Republican Party's nomination unopposed.