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2000 Presidential Election Interactive Map

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Split Votes

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2000 Actual Election Results

Candidate Party Electoral Votes Popular Votes
George W. Bush Republican 271 50,456,062
Albert Gore, Jr. Democratic 266 50,996,582
Ralph Nader Green 0 2,882,955

2000 Election Facts

  • Outcome of race unknown for several weeks due to dispute over close vote totals in Florida
  • Green Party candidate Ralph Nader received 2,882,728 votes, but no Electoral Votes
  • Gore won DC; however one elector did not cast a vote
  • One of only 5 elections (1824, 1876, 1888, 2000, 2016) where the popular vote winner was defeated
  • Issues of the Day: Impeachment, Presidential ethics, Good economy