U.S. Senate, 1990 Election

Primary Independent-Republican

Date: September 11, 1990
Cycle: 1990
Office: U.S. Senate
State: Minnesota
District: Statewide
Candidate Gender Party Votes Percent Margin
Rudy Boschwitz Incumbent Man Independent-Republican 293,619 86.92 +73.83
John J. Zeleniak Man Independent-Republican 44,202 13.08

Senator Boschwitz was renominated to a third term.

Zeleniak was a retired physicist from Columbia Heights, Independent-Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in 1988 and 1994, and Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in 1996.


  • Minnesota Election Results 1990, Election Division, Secretary of State (p. 3).