Electoral Votes

Some articles on electoral, vote, electoral votes, electoral vote, votes:

Lloyd W. Bailey
... election when he became the 145th faithless elector in the history of the United States Electoral College ... A Republican-pledged elector, Bailey cast his vote for American Independent Party presidential nominee George Wallace and his running-mate Curtis LeMay, instead of for Richard Nixon and Spiro Agnew ... Georgia, Louisiana and Mississippi) with their 45 electoral votes and Bailey's vote gave them a total of 46 electoral votes ...
List Of 1976 Swing States - General Election - Results
... had thus accumulated more than the 270 electoral votes needed to win (seconds later, ABC News also declared Carter the winner based on projections for Carter in Wisconsin ... Carter defeated Ford by two percentage points in the national popular vote ... The electoral vote was the closest since 1916 Carter took 23 states with 297 electoral votes, while Ford won 27 states and 240 electoral votes (one elector from ...
List Of U.S. Swing States - Origin of Swing States
... presidential elections, the Electoral College system allows each state to decide the method by which it awards electors ... system where the candidate who wins the most popular votes in a state wins all of that state's electoral votes ... In Maine and Nebraska, the apportionment of electoral votes parallels that for Senators and Congressional Representatives ...
List Of African-American United States Presidential And Vice Presidential Candidates - U.S. Presidential Candidates: Party Nominees - Candidates Receiving Electoral Votes
... Year Name Party Running Mate Electoral Votes Total Electoral Votes 2008 Obama, BarackBarack Obama Democratic Party Biden, JoeJoe Biden 2012 ... Obama, BarackBarack ...
List Of 1968 Swing States - Aftermath - Results - Results By State
... Wallace American Independent Margin State Total State electoral votes # % electoral votes # % electoral votes # % electoral votes # % # Alabama 10 146,923 13.99 - 196,579 18.72 - 691,425 65.86 10 -494,846 -47.1 ...

Famous quotes containing the words votes and/or electoral:

    If you can get enough votes so that mine will make a majority, you can have it.
    Calvin Coolidge (1872–1933)

    Power is action; the electoral principle is discussion. No political action is possible when discussion is permanently established.
    HonorĂ© De Balzac (1799–1850)