2018 United States Senate election in Arizona

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United States Senate election in Arizona, 2018

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Turnout64.85%[1]
  Kyrsten Sinema by Gage Skidmore (cropped).jpg Martha McSally official portrait cropped-2 115th congress.jpg
Nominee Kyrsten Sinema Martha McSally
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 1,191,100 1,135,200
Percentage 50.0% 47.6%

Arizona Senate Election Results by County, 2018.svg
County results

Sinema:      50–60%      60–70%

McSally:      50–60%      60–70%      70–80%

U.S. Senator before election

Jeff Flake
Republican

Elected U.S. Senator

Kyrsten Sinema
Democratic

The 2018 United States Senate election in Arizona took place on November 6, 2018.[source?]

The election was between Republican Martha McSally, and Democrat Kyrsten Sinema.[2]

Kyrsten Sinema won the election.[3]

Primary election[change | change source]

Republican[change | change source]

Candidates[change | change source]

Below is a list of the major Republican candidates.

Results[change | change source]

Republican primary
Candidate Votes %
Martha McSally 356,758 54.6
Kelli Ward 180,501 27.6
Joe Arpaio 116,246 17.8
Total 653,505 100.0%

Democratic[change | change source]

Candidates[change | change source]

Results[change | change source]

Republican primary
Candidate Votes %
Kyrsten Sinema 402,591 79.3
Deedra Abboud 105,014 20.7
Total 507,605 100.0%

Libertarian[change | change source]

Candidates[change | change source]

Green[change | change source]

Candidates[change | change source]

  • Angela Green.[9]

Polling[change | change source]

Predictions[change | change source]

Source Ranking As of
The Cook Political Report[10] Tossup August 24, 2018
Inside Elections[11] Tossup July 6, 2018
Sabato's Crystal Ball[12] Tossup July 24, 2018
Daily Kos[13] Tossup July 24, 2018
Fox News[14] Tossup August 24, 2018
CNN[15] Tossup July 12, 2018
RealClearPolitics[16] Tossup August 23, 2018

General election[change | change source]

Results by Arizona's counties      McSally—70-80%      McSally—60-70%      McSally—50-60%      Sinema—50-60%      Sinema—60-70%
General election results[17]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Kyrsten Sinema 1,191,100 49.9
Republican Martha McSally 1,135,200 47.6
Green Angela Green 57,442 2.4
Total 2,383,742 100.0%

References[change | change source]

  1. "2018 1203 Signed Official Statewide Canvass.pdf" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on December 6, 2018. Retrieved December 6, 2018. Cite uses deprecated parameter |dead-url= (help)
  2. "Trump endorses Martha McSally in key Arizona Senate race after sitting out GOP primary". CNBC. 29 August 2018. Retrieved 7 September 2018.
  3. Democrat Kyrsten Sinema Wins Arizona Senate Seat. NPR. November 12, 2018.
  4. Drucker, David M. "Joe Arpaio running for Senate in Arizona". Washington Examiner. Retrieved 2018-01-09.
  5. Arizona Rep. McSally tells colleagues she’ll run for Senate, Washington Post, Bob Christie (AP), November 7, 2017. Retrieved November 7, 2017.[dead link]
  6. Min Kim, Seung (October 27, 2016). "Kelli Ward aims to oust Flake in 2018". Politico. Retrieved October 27, 2016.
  7. Nowicki, Dan (April 10, 2017). "Democrat Deedra Abboud announces U.S. Senate bid". The Arizona Republic. Retrieved April 10, 2017.
  8. Robillard, Kevin (September 28, 2017). "Democratic Rep. Sinema launches Arizona senate bid". Politico. Retrieved September 29, 2017.
  9. 9.0 9.1 https://apps.arizona.vote/electioninfo/elections/2018-primary-election/federal/1347/3/0
  10. "2018 Senate Race ratings | The Cook Political Report". The Cook Political Report. Retrieved 2018-04-08.
  11. "Senate Ratings | Inside Elections". insideelections.com. Retrieved 2018-04-08.
  12. "Larry J. Sabato's Crystal Ball » 2018 Senate". www.centerforpolitics.org. Retrieved 2018-04-08.
  13. "Daily Kos Elections 2018 race ratings". Daily Kos. June 5, 2018.
  14. "2018 Senate Power Rankings". Retrieved July 10, 2018.
  15. "Key Races: Senate". Retrieved July 15, 2018.
  16. "Battle for the Senate 2018". Retrieved July 15, 2018.
  17. Arizona Election Results

Other websites[change | change source]