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1984 Presidential Election Interactive Map

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1984 Actual Election Results

Candidate Party Electoral Votes Popular Votes
Ronald Reagan (I) Republican 525 54,455,000
Walter F. Mondale Democratic 13 37,577,000

1984 Election Facts

  • Mondale's running mate, Geraldine A. Ferraro is first woman on a major party Presidential ticket
  • Reagan received 525 Electoral Votes and over 54 million popular votes. The Electoral Vote total is a record that stands to this day
  • Issues of the Day: Recession and Subsequent Recovery (start of bull market for stocks), Defense Spending