The 2000 presidential election was the most recent election where the popular vote winner was not elected george w bush, son of former president george hw bush, ran on the republican ticket against democratic candidate, and the sitting vice president, al gore. Start studying us presidents by election year, party, and other notable info learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools the embargo act, the ending of the international slave trade in the united states, and the establishment of west point james madison 1808 and 1812 democratic-republican notable. During a presidential election year, on election day (the first tuesday after the first monday in november), the electors from the party that gets the most popular votes are elected in a winner. The complete time series of national presidential and midterm general election turnout rates from 1787-present state turnout rates provided below are national and state turnout rates for the voting-eligible population for the 1980-2014 november general elections ( spreadsheet for this entire series . Through 2016, there have been 58 presidential elections this page links to the results of those historical elections, including a larger map, results and synopsis of the race an interactive version of each map is also available, letting you change history.
The united states presidential election of 2000 was a contest between democratic candidate al gore, then-vice president, republican candidate george w bush, and green candidate ralph nader bill clinton, the incumbent president, was vacating the position after serving the maximum two terms allowed by the twenty-second amendment. The united states presidential election of 2000 was a contest between republican candidate george w bush, then-governor of texas and son of former president george h w bush (1989–1993), and democratic candidate al gore, then-vice president. Voter turnout in presidential elections: 1828 - 2012 • vap = voting age population 1) from 1972 includes citizens 18 years of age 2) vap includes those ineligible to vote such as felons.
In 1789, the first presidential election, george washington was unanimously elected president of the united states with 69 electoral votes, washington won the support of each participating elector with 69 electoral votes, washington won the support of each participating elector. The united states government went to great lengths to control the flow of information from afghanistan it bombed the building housing the largest television station in the middle east, al-jazeera, and bought up a satellite organization that was taking photos showing the results, on the ground, of the bombing. To which now add the year 2000, when the winner, bush, lost the popular vote by 539,897, or by double the number of votes that anyone else has lost by and still become president.
2000 us presidential election: click for wikipedia article on the 1996 us presidential election: click for wikipedia article on the united states presidential election which may be viewed by clicking the blue text above (many thanks to wikipediaorg for this useful and interesting historical data. Election information: menu directs the browser to election information including: historical details (such as election dates, electoral votes by state, the electoral college, etc), presidential election law from the us constitution and united states code, articles, and a description of the election process. 10 of the closest presidential elections in united states history by jackie hicken, we take a look at the closest presidential races in us history year: 2000 electoral college tally:. The 54th presidential election in american history took place on november 7, 19- i mean, 2000 (the year 2000) it was the first election i could finally vote in and boy, was it a messed up one.
1980 • 1984 • 1988 • 1992 • 1996 • 2000 • 2004 • 2008 • 2012 • 2016 • 2020 subcategories this category has the following 13 subcategories, out of 13 total. The official us electoral college web site, providing current information about the presidential election, information about the roles and responsibilities of state officials and electors, instructions for state officials and electors, the timeline of key dates for the presidential election, information about laws and legal requirements related to the presidential election and the electors. The united states presidential election of 2000 was a contest between democratic candidate al gore, then-vice president, and republican candidate george w bush, then-governor of texas and son of former president george h w bush. The full history of the 2016 presidential election has yet to be written, but it seems pretty certain to be one for the history books first, there was the raucous primary season, in which 17. An election for president of the united states occurs every four years on election day, held the first tuesday after the first monday in november the next presidential election will be held on november 3, 2020.
In bush v gore (2000), a divided supreme court ruled that the state of florida's court-ordered manual recount of vote ballots in the 2000 presidential election was unconstitutional the case. - the presidential election of 2000 the presidential election of 2000 is the closet election in history it took five weeks to decide who would be the next president of the united states of america on december 12, 2000, the us supreme court ruled in a 5-4 vote to stop recounting the undervotes. Election of 2000: year of the hanging chad the election of 2000 was extremely close, with the republican presidential ticket of george w bush and dick cheney winning a tiny majority in the electoral college despite losing the popular vote to the democrats al gore and joe lieberman. This presidential election is the most significant in us history because of its far reaching impact on electoral policies the electoral college system from the constitution broke down allowing burr, the vp candidate to be in contention for the presidency against thomas jefferson.
2000g 2000 november general election turnout rates last updated: 12/28/2011 which in a presidential election year is the total votes for all presidential candidates including write-ins (where reported), and in a non-presidential election may be the vote for the highest turnout statewide office (typically governor) or if no statewide. November 7, 2000 - election night timeline november 7, 2000 - post election night timeline how the bellwether states and counties voted in the 2000 presidential election. United states presidential election of 1789, american presidential election held on feb 4, 1789, in which george washington was unanimously chosen as the first president of the united states by electors from 10 of the 13 extant states.
The history of presidential elections, everything you ever wanted to know about each and every election from 1792- 2016 states carried, popular vote, electoral votes and the major issues there is even sections on conventions. Election day in the united states of america is the tuesday following the first monday in november it can fall on or between november 2 and november 8 it is the day when popular ballots are held to select public officials these include national, state and local government representatives at all. The role of presidential election time table in the history of the united states of america.