United States Senate election in Mississippi, 1984

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United States Senate election in Mississippi, 1984

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  Thad Cochran 1977 Congressional photo.jpg William F. Winter.png
Nominee Thad Cochran William Winter
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 580,314 371,926
Percentage 60.9% 39.1%

U.S. Senator before election

Thad Cochran

Elected U.S. Senator

Thad Cochran

The 1984 United States Senate election in Mississippi was held on November 5, 1984. Incumbent Republican U.S. Senator Thad Cochran rode the coattails of President Ronald Reagan, who won 49 states in 1984, and won re-election to a second term.

Major candidates[edit]




Mississippi U.S. Senate Election, 1984[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Thad Cochran 580,314 60.9%
Democratic William Winter 371,926 39.1%

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