The candidate with the highest number of votes (provided it was a majority of the electoral votes) became the president, and the second-place candidate became the vice president. This presented a problem during the presidential election of 1800 when Aaron Burr received the same number of ...
View a map, results and history from each of the 58 prior U.S. presidential elections.
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Presidential Election results for every election, from 1789 to the present. Includes all candidates, their parties, number of electoral and popular votes.
Nov 1, 2010 ... The presidential candidates and their political parties, number of electoral and popular votes received, and vice presidential candidates for every election from 1789 to 2008 are listed below, in reverse chronological order. Every candidate that received either more than 100,000 popular votes or at least one ...
Sep 30, 2015 ... The results of every presidential election in history (1789-2012). If you think the country is polarized ahead of the presidential election in 2016, you would be right . But if you believe that Americans have always dug in their heels and voted Democrat or Republican year after year, take a look at this map.
Historical Election Results. 1789-2016 Presidential Elections. Select a date to view the Box Scores: Candidates; Electoral Votes; Popular Votes; Election Notes; For Electoral Votes by State, click on the date in the election table. 1789 | 1792 | 1796 | 1800 | 1804 | 1808 | 1812 | 1816 · 1820 | 1824 | 1828 | 1832 | 1836 | 1840 ...
Nov 16, 2016 ... Here are the five nastiest, most contentious and most bizarre presidential elections in U.S. history.
The History of Presidential Elections, Everything you ever wanted to know about each and every election.