US Senate Election in Utah 2012

2012 US Senate Election in Utah

2012 US Senate Election in Utah Orrin Hatch Scott Howell
Nominee Orrin Hatch Scott Howell
Party Republican Democratic

Previous Senator
Orrin Hatch
Republican

  Senator-elected

Orrin Hatch
Republican

The US Senate elections 2012 in Utah is going to take place in Hawaii on November 6th.

2012 US Senate Election in Utah

Candidates

  • Orrin Hatch (Republican), incumbent U.S. Senator
  • Scott Howell (Democrat), former state Senator and 2000 nominee for U.S. Senate
  • Shaun McCausland (Constitution)
  • Daniel Geery (Justice)
  • Bill Barron (Independent)

2012 US Senate Election in Utah Polling

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Orrin
Hatch (R)
Scott
Howell (D)
Other/
Undecided
Deseret News/KSL-TV June 15–21, 2012 1228 ± 2.8% 63% 29% 8%

US Senate Election Results in Utah 2012

United States Senate election in Utah 2012
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
  Republican Orrin Hatch (inc.) 595,972 65.21% +2.85%
  Democratic Scott Howell 275,880 30.19% -0.87%
  Constitution Shaun McCausland 28,367 3.10% -0.67%
  Justice Daniel Geery 7,444 0.81%  
  Independent Bill Barron 6,261 0.69%  
Majority 320,092 35.02%  
Turnout 913,924 60.40%  

Results of US Senate Election in Utah 2010

Party Candidate Votes Percentage
  Republican Mike Lee 360,130 61.58%
  Democratic Sam Granato 191,657 32.77%
  Constitution Scott Bradley 33,062 5.65%
Totals 584,849 100%