2012 Delaware Senate Race - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Delaware senate race. This includes candidates, dates, and political views. The tables below show the candidates for the general election with an option to compare those candidates after the primary. This is followed by the primary candidates and the number of political views we have for each representative. Selecting one of these representatives takes you to the profile for this candidate and a full list of their political positions, speeches, and controversies.

2012 Delaware Senate Race - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Delaware senate election - class or district 1
PercVotesPartyCandidate
66.4%265374DThomas Carper
29%115694RKevin Wade
3.8%15300IAlex Pires
0.8%3191GAndrew Groff
Election Information for Delaware
Primary DateSeptember 11, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentThomas Carper
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Delaware Senate Race - Primary Election Candidates

Democrats - Primary Election
Democrat senate Primary Election in Delaware - class or district 1
PercVotesCandidateViews
88%43866Thomas Carper29
12%6074Keith Spanarelli0
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican senate Primary Election in Delaware - class or district 1
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1Keith Wade0

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
April 24, 2012Primary election date for the President.
August 18, 2012Last day to register to vote in the September 11, 2012 primary election.
September 11, 2012Primary election date for the House, Senate, and Governor.
October 13, 2012Last day to register to vote in the November 6, 2012 general election.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

Past Election Results

Election Results for Senate seat class 1 in Delaware in 2012
Past Election Results - US Senate Seat Class 1 - Delaware
Thomas Carper
56%
2000
44%
William Roth
Charles M. Oberly
42%
1994
56%
William V. Roth
S. B. Woo
38%
1988
62%
William Roth Jr
David N. Levinson
44%
1982
55%
William V. Roth