2012 Wyoming Senate Race - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Wyoming 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 Wyoming Senate Race - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Wyoming senate election - class or district 1
PercVotesPartyCandidate
75.9%184531RJohn Barrasso
21.6%52596DTim Chesnut
2.5%6138IJoel Otto
Election Information for Wyoming
Primary DateAugust 21, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentJohn Barrasso
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Republican
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Wyoming Senate Race - Primary Election Candidates

Democrats - Primary Election
Democrat senate Primary Election in Wyoming - class or district 1
PercVotesCandidateViews
54%9172Tim Chesnut0
27%4629Al Hamburg0
18%3047William Bryk0
Republicans - Primary Election
Republican senate Primary Election in Wyoming - class or district 1
PercVotesCandidateViews
90%73508John Barrasso30
6%5238Thomas Bleming0
4%2872E. Mavy0

Description of Election

Primary Election

Two Democratic candidates are listed as running, but neither candidate has gone as far as creating a website to date. Senator Barrasso's lone opponent has not campaigned to date yet either.

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
March 06, 2012First day of the Wyoming Caucus for presidential primary.
August 07, 2012Last day to register to vote in the August 21, 2012 primary election.
August 21, 2012Primary election date for the House and Senate.
October 23, 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 Wyoming in 2012
Past Election Results - US Senate Seat Class 1 - Wyoming
Dale Groutage
29%
2006
69%
Craig Thomas
Mel Logan
22%
2000
74%
Craig Thomas
Mike Sullivan
39%
1994
59%
Craig Thomas
John P. Vinich
50%
1988
50%
Malcolm Wallop
Rodger McDaniel
43%
1982
57%
Malcolm Wallop