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Election Results

Results of the 1998 U.S. Senate Recount

Nevada Revised Statutes provide that any defeated candidate may demand and receive a recount of the votes for the office the candidate sought. Responding to the recount demand of John Ensign, candidate for the U.S. Senate, following are the results of the recount as provided by the respective counties.

CT = Canvas Total, RT = Recount Total

Last posting: December 9, 1998, 11:15 am.

Candidate/
County
Cloud, Michael
(L)
Ensign, John
(R)
Reid, Harry
(D)
Williams, Michael E.
(NL)
None of These
Candidates
Category CT RT CT RT CT RT CT RT CT RT
Carson City 294 294 8,696 8,699 7,026 7,029 157 158 477 478
Churchill 145 145 5,261 5,260 1,592 1,594 80 80 177 177
Clark 4,248 4,248 111,711 111,718 134,155 134,163 1,301 1,301 3,412 3,412
Douglas 268 268 8,808 8,810 4,765 4,766 139 138 309 309
Elko 204 204 7,050 7,051 2,587 2,589 71 71 177 178
Esmeralda 15 15 342 343 148 151 6 6 25 25
Eureka 102* 25* 458 461 161 162 3 3 25 25
Humboldt 89 88 2,427 2,428 1,600 1,601 20 20 112 112
Lander 41 41 1,209 1,209 704 704 30 30 85 85
Lincoln 38 38 1,235 1,238 614 616 15 15 56 56
Lyon 221 225 5,475 5,486 3,246 3,242 114 114 245 246
Mineral 48 48 822 822 1,176 1,176 35 35 86 86
Nye 274 274 4,911 4,912 4,052 4,052 73 73 186 186
Pershing 36 36 902 902 576 577 7 7 42 42
Storey 60 60 838 838 690 691 20 20 64 64
Washoe 1991 1980 46332 46300 44112 44118 678 646 2559 2568
White Pine 55 55 1,743 1,745 1,417 1,419 32 32 76 76
<Totals 8,129 8,044 208,220 208,222 208,621 208,650 2,781 2,749 8,113 8,125
Gain/Loss -85 +2 +29 -32 +12

* A clerical error occurred in Eureka County in the vote total for Michael Cloud on the county's certified abstract. The error was found during the recount of the vote in the 1998 General Election for U.S. Senate.