The united states presidential election of 2000 was the 54th quadrennial presidential election it was held on tuesday, november 7, 2000 it was held on tuesday, november 7, 2000 republican candidate george w bush , the governor of texas and the eldest son of the 41st president george h w bush , won the election by defeating democratic. Use the fields below to handle split electoral votes as well as the individuals to include in your interactive 2000 presidential election map review the faq for information on these and other features of the map. 1956 was an election year and a leap year it was also the year that, for the first time since they were given the right to vote, women voters were expected to equal male voters in the.
The election of 2000 explained: us history review - duration: al gore reflects on losing the 2000 presidential election - duration: united states restricted mode: off. Get this from a library elections : statistical analysis of factors that affected uncounted votes in the 2000 presidential election : report to the ranking minority member, committee on government reform, house of representatives [united states general accounting office. Some elections result in a landslide win for a candidate in other instances, the results are too close to call for weeks or months after the november voting day such was the case in the presidential elections of 1876 and 2000 the 1876 samuel j tilden (democrat) and rutherford b hayes. 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.
The most unfair us election ever 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. Addresses and party designations of 2000 presidential candidates on the general election ballots (note: links are provided to an index of campaign finance reports filed by a candidate's principal campaign committee. History in the making - that's what they called the election of 2000, but not until after the election should have been over a month after election day, the united states was still unsure about who its next president would be. The united states presidential election of 2000 was the 54th quadrennial presidential election it was held on tuesday, november 7, 2000 the contest was between republican candidate george w. 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.
Former secretary of state james a baker talks about the 2000 presidential election, and the impact the state of florida had on that election. 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 in the tightest election since 1876, third party candidates prevented either major party candidate from receiving a majority of the popular vote. After all, in the 2000 presidential election, it was the 537-vote win in florida that enabled george w bush to beat al gore, even though the latter had received more than 540,000 of the total.
Media in category united states presidential election, 2000 the following 29 files are in this category, out of 29 total. 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. The florida election recount of 2000 was a period of vote recounting in florida that occurred during the weeks after election day in the 2000 united states presidential election between george w bush and al gore.
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. The united states presidential election of 2000 was held on tuesday, november 7, 2000, to elect the president of the united states it was the 54th consecutive quadrennial election for president and vice president republican party candidate john mccain, senior us senator from arizona, defeated democratic party candidate al gore, then-vice president. Perhaps no event better illustrates the power of the united states supreme court than the resolution of the 2000 presidential election just when you thought the separation of powers issue had been settled once and for all, the court stepped in to adjudicate who had won the biggest political contest of all.
Following the 2000 presidential election, the bush campaign it stopped a recount in florida, resulting in bush's election which best describes the role of the us supreme court in the 2000 presidential election. Review types of elections november 2000 presidential election congressional elections louisiana elects two united states senators for the entire state for six-year staggered terms and six united states representatives every two years from congressional districts drawn by the legislature. - 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.
On november 8, 2000, the day following the presidential election, the florida division of elections reported that petitioner, governor bush, had received 2,909,135 votes, and respondent, vice president gore, had received 2,907,351 votes, a margin of 1,784 for governor bush. 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. Selective collection of nearly 800 web sites, archived daily between aug 1, 2000 and jan 21, 2001, covering the general elections held in the united states for president and members of the us congress (house and senate. 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.