1980 General Election Results: U.S. Senate (Class 3)

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Top Line Results
Tuesday, November 4, 1980
53.79%
Dan Quayle*, Republican, 1,182,414 votes
46.21%
Birch E. Bayh, II (i), Democratic, 1,015,962 votes
Out of 2,198,376 votes casts, the margin of victory was 166,452 (7.58%)