The 1990 Rhode Island United States Senate election was held on November 6, 1990 to select the U.S. Senator from the state of Rhode Island. Democratic U.S. Senator Claiborne Pell decided to seek re-election and defeated Republican Representative Claudine Schneider in a landslide.
- Claiborne Pell, incumbent U.S. Senator
- Claudine Schneider, U.S. Representative
|Democratic||Claiborne Pell (Incumbent)||225,105||61.83%||-10.83%|