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1966 United States Senate election in Kentucky

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1966 United States Senate election in Kentucky

← 1960 November 8, 1966 1972 →
 
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Nominee John Sherman Cooper John Y. Brown Sr.
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 483,805 266,079
Percentage 64.52% 35.48%

Kentucky Senate Election Results by County, 1966.svg
County results
Cooper:      50-60%      60-70%      70-80%      80–90%
Brown:      50–60%      60–70%

U.S. senator before election

John Sherman Cooper
Republican

Elected U.S. Senator

John Sherman Cooper
Republican

The 1966 United States Senate election in Kentucky took place on November 8, 1966. Incumbent Republican Senator John Sherman Cooper was elected to a second consecutive term in office,[a] defeating Democrat John Y. Brown Sr. in a rematch of the 1946 special election.

Republican primary

Candidates

Results

Republican Primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican John Sherman Cooper (incumbent) 65,023 92.80%
Republican Sam M. Ward 2,927 4.18%
Republican W. Howard Clay 2,120 3.03%
Total votes 70,070 100.00%

Democratic primary

Candidates

  • John Y. Brown Sr., former U.S. Representative at-large and nominee for Senate in 1946
  • Jesse N.R. Cecil
  • James Ward Lentz
  • Gaines P. Wilson

Results

Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic John Y. Brown Sr. 71,759 75.58%
Democratic Gaines P. Wilson 12,921 13.61%
Democratic James Ward Lentz 5,339 5.69%
Democratic Jesse N.R. Cecil 4,861 5.12%
Total votes 94,940 100.00%

General election

Results

1966 U.S. Senate election in Kentucky[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican John Sherman Cooper (incumbent) 483,805 64.52%
Democratic John Y. Brown Sr. 266,079 35.48%
Total votes 749,884 100.00%

Results by county

County John Sherman Cooper
Republican
John Young Brown, Sr.
Democratic
Margin Total votes cast[4]
# % # % # %
Adair 3,003 70.21% 1,274 29.79% 1,729 40.43% 4,277
Allen 2,094 70.51% 876 29.49% 1,218 41.01% 2,970
Anderson 1,799 60.27% 1,186 39.73% 613 20.54% 2,985
Ballard 1,347 54.73% 1,114 45.27% 233 9.47% 2,461
Barren 4,194 61.24% 2,655 38.76% 1,539 22.47% 6,849
Bath 1,591 55.92% 1,254 44.08% 337 11.85% 2,845
Bell 4,240 61.28% 2,679 38.72% 1,561 22.56% 6,919
Boone 3,692 63.57% 2,116 36.43% 1,576 27.13% 5,808
Bourbon 2,051 60.01% 1,367 39.99% 684 20.01% 3,418
Boyd 8,462 62.95% 4,980 37.05% 3,482 25.90% 13,442
Boyle 3,368 67.16% 1,647 32.84% 1,721 34.32% 5,015
Bracken 1,190 64.46% 656 35.54% 534 28.93% 1,846
Breathitt 1,195 34.43% 2,276 65.57% -1,081 -31.14% 3,471
Breckinridge 2,847 60.65% 1,847 39.35% 1,000 21.30% 4,694
Bullitt 2,399 56.98% 1,811 43.02% 588 13.97% 4,210
Butler 2,513 81.70% 563 18.30% 1,950 63.39% 3,076
Caldwell 2,752 69.85% 1,188 30.15% 1,564 39.70% 3,940
Calloway 3,244 63.68% 1,850 36.32% 1,394 27.37% 5,094
Campbell 12,128 64.02% 6,817 35.98% 5,311 28.03% 18,945
Carlisle 1,417 61.08% 903 38.92% 514 22.16% 2,320
Carroll 940 47.36% 1,045 52.64% -105 -5.29% 1,985
Carter 3,234 66.65% 1,618 33.35% 1,616 33.31% 4,852
Casey 3,299 80.48% 800 19.52% 2,499 60.97% 4,099
Christian 4,394 58.96% 3,058 41.04% 1,336 17.93% 7,452
Clark 2,850 62.97% 1,676 37.03% 1,174 25.94% 4,526
Clay 2,802 76.68% 852 23.32% 1,950 53.37% 3,654
Clinton 2,150 84.41% 397 15.59% 1,753 68.83% 2,547
Crittenden 1,825 70.30% 771 29.70% 1,054 40.60% 2,596
Cumberland 1,698 80.13% 421 19.87% 1,277 60.26% 2,119
Daviess 10,152 59.62% 6,877 40.38% 3,275 19.23% 17,029
Edmonson 1,878 75.48% 610 24.52% 1,268 50.96% 2,488
Elliott 846 53.85% 725 46.15% 121 7.70% 1,571
Estill 2,201 67.66% 1,052 32.34% 1,149 35.32% 3,253
Fayette 22,374 66.27% 11,390 33.73% 10,984 32.53% 33,764
Fleming 1,892 63.81% 1,073 36.19% 819 27.62% 2,965
Floyd 4,890 55.98% 3,846 44.02% 1,044 11.95% 8,736
Franklin 5,002 47.91% 5,439 52.09% -437 -4.19% 10,441
Fulton 1,406 65.49% 741 34.51% 665 30.97% 2,147
Gallatin 529 51.01% 508 48.99% 21 2.03% 1,037
Garrard 2,210 67.92% 1,044 32.08% 1,166 35.83% 3,254
Grant 1,476 61.89% 909 38.11% 567 23.77% 2,385
Graves 5,231 61.82% 3,230 38.18% 2,001 23.65% 8,461
Grayson 3,642 72.94% 1,351 27.06% 2,291 45.88% 4,993
Green 2,099 67.06% 1,031 32.94% 1,068 34.12% 3,130
Greenup 4,676 61.02% 2,987 38.98% 1,689 22.04% 7,663
Hancock 980 64.64% 536 35.36% 444 29.29% 1,516
Hardin 5,876 64.69% 3,207 35.31% 2,669 29.38% 9,083
Harlan 6,056 69.26% 2,688 30.74% 3,368 38.52% 8,744
Harrison 1,905 55.56% 1,524 44.44% 381 11.11% 3,429
Hart 2,730 65.93% 1,411 34.07% 1,319 31.85% 4,141
Henderson 3,523 54.85% 2,900 45.15% 623 9.70% 6,423
Henry 1,625 52.30% 1,482 47.70% 143 4.60% 3,107
Hickman 1,298 69.30% 575 30.70% 723 38.60% 1,873
Hopkins 4,534 56.85% 3,442 43.15% 1,092 13.69% 7,976
Jackson 2,549 87.53% 363 12.47% 2,186 75.07% 2,912
Jefferson 113,648 66.48% 57,312 33.52% 56,336 32.95% 170,960
Jessamine 2,379 68.76% 1,081 31.24% 1,298 37.51% 3,460
Johnson 3,623 73.80% 1,286 26.20% 2,337 47.61% 4,909
Kenton 16,115 67.84% 7,638 32.16% 8,477 35.69% 23,753
Knott 1,474 43.49% 1,915 56.51% -441 -13.01% 3,389
Knox 3,884 74.35% 1,340 25.65% 2,544 48.70% 5,224
Larue 2,052 69.16% 915 30.84% 1,137 38.32% 2,967
Laurel 4,988 78.54% 1,363 21.46% 3,625 57.08% 6,351
Lawrence 1,961 61.94% 1,205 38.06% 756 23.88% 3,166
Lee 1,449 68.71% 660 31.29% 789 37.41% 2,109
Leslie 2,049 82.39% 438 17.61% 1,611 64.78% 2,487
Letcher 3,528 65.88% 1,827 34.12% 1,701 31.76% 5,355
Lewis 2,327 75.65% 749 24.35% 1,578 51.30% 3,076
Lincoln 2,916 66.00% 1,502 34.00% 1,414 32.01% 4,418
Livingston 1,483 64.06% 832 35.94% 651 28.12% 2,315
Logan 2,638 46.54% 3,030 53.46% -392 -6.92% 5,668
Lyon 977 62.91% 576 37.09% 401 25.82% 1,553
Madison 5,329 61.77% 3,298 38.23% 2,031 23.54% 8,627
Magoffin 1,605 59.69% 1,084 40.31% 521 19.38% 2,689
Marion 1,927 55.82% 1,525 44.18% 402 11.65% 3,452
Marshall 3,465 64.75% 1,886 35.25% 1,579 29.51% 5,351
Martin 1,446 76.11% 454 23.89% 992 52.21% 1,900
Mason 2,812 66.23% 1,434 33.77% 1,378 32.45% 4,246
McCracken 9,039 66.21% 4,612 33.79% 4,427 32.43% 13,651
McCreary 2,460 86.86% 372 13.14% 2,088 73.73% 2,832
McLean 1,478 55.61% 1,180 44.39% 298 11.21% 2,658
Meade 1,823 57.85% 1,328 42.15% 495 15.71% 3,151
Menifee 710 57.68% 521 42.32% 189 15.35% 1,231
Mercer 2,695 60.93% 1,728 39.07% 967 21.86% 4,423
Metcalfe 1,636 62.92% 964 37.08% 672 25.85% 2,600
Monroe 3,171 80.73% 757 19.27% 2,414 61.46% 3,928
Montgomery 2,053 65.72% 1,071 34.28% 982 31.43% 3,124
Morgan 1,254 50.38% 1,235 49.62% 19 0.76% 2,489
Muhlenberg 4,016 56.19% 3,131 43.81% 885 12.38% 7,147
Nelson 3,280 61.93% 2,016 38.07% 1,264 23.87% 5,296
Nicholas 886 61.49% 555 38.51% 331 22.97% 1,441
Ohio 3,279 68.10% 1,536 31.90% 1,743 36.20% 4,815
Oldham 1,727 60.68% 1,119 39.32% 608 21.36% 2,846
Owen 1,042 44.10% 1,321 55.90% -279 -11.81% 2,363
Owsley 980 81.46% 223 18.54% 757 62.93% 1,203
Pendleton 1,548 58.28% 1,108 41.72% 440 16.57% 2,656
Perry 4,303 65.31% 2,286 34.69% 2,017 30.61% 6,589
Pike 8,495 52.96% 7,544 47.04% 951 5.93% 16,039
Powell 1,277 61.04% 815 38.96% 462 22.08% 2,092
Pulaski 8,364 80.91% 1,973 19.09% 6,391 61.83% 10,337
Robertson 394 65.89% 204 34.11% 190 31.77% 598
Rockcastle 2,841 75.80% 907 24.20% 1,934 51.60% 3,748
Rowan 2,054 64.41% 1,135 35.59% 919 28.82% 3,189
Russell 2,592 79.98% 649 20.02% 1,943 59.95% 3,241
Scott 1,932 55.84% 1,528 44.16% 404 11.68% 3,460
Shelby 2,504 56.63% 1,918 43.37% 586 13.25% 4,422
Simpson 1,419 61.64% 883 38.36% 536 23.28% 2,302
Spencer 849 60.08% 564 39.92% 285 20.17% 1,413
Taylor 2,563 69.74% 1,112 30.26% 1,451 39.48% 3,675
Todd 1,514 60.01% 1,009 39.99% 505 20.02% 2,523
Trigg 1,412 57.21% 1,056 42.79% 356 14.42% 2,468
Trimble 683 43.75% 878 56.25% -195 -12.49% 1,561
Union 1,788 51.86% 1,660 48.14% 128 3.71% 3,448
Warren 6,570 62.99% 3,861 37.01% 2,709 25.97% 10,431
Washington 1,930 63.34% 1,117 36.66% 813 26.68% 3,047
Wayne 2,642 66.13% 1,353 33.87% 1,289 32.27% 3,995
Webster 1,801 53.46% 1,568 46.54% 233 6.92% 3,369
Whitley 5,023 77.68% 1,443 22.32% 3,580 55.37% 6,466
Wolfe 1,100 65.13% 589 34.87% 511 30.25% 1,689
Woodford 2,305 64.62% 1,262 35.38% 1,043 29.24% 3,567
Totals 483,805 64.52% 266,079 35.48% 217,726 29.03% 749,884

See also

Notes

  1. ^ a b Cooper had served three partial non-consecutive terms from 1946–49, 1952–55, and 1957–61 and one full term beginning in 1961.

References

  1. ^ "Our Campaigns - KY US Senate - R Primary Race - May 24, 1966". www.ourcampaigns.com.
  2. ^ "Our Campaigns - KY US Senate - D Primary Race - May 24, 1966". www.ourcampaigns.com.
  3. ^ Clerk of the United States House of Representatives (1967). "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 8, 1966" (PDF). U.S. Government Printing Office.
  4. ^ "KY US Senate Race, November 08, 1960". Our Campaigns.
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