United States presidential election in Maryland, 1984

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United States presidential election in Maryland, 1984
Maryland
1980 ←
November 6, 1984 → 1988

  Official Portrait of President Reagan 1981.jpg U.S Vice-President Walter Mondale.jpg
Nominee Ronald Reagan Walter Mondale
Party Republican Democratic
Home state California Minnesota
Running mate George H.W. Bush Geraldine Ferraro
Electoral vote 10 0
Popular vote 879,918 787,935
Percentage 52.51% 47.02%

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County Results
  Mondale—70-80%
  Mondale—50-60%
  Reagan—<50%
  Reagan—50-60%
  Reagan—60-70%
  Reagan—70-80%

President before election

Ronald Reagan
Republican

Elected President

Ronald Reagan
Republican

The 1984 United States presidential election in Maryland took place on November 6, 1984, as part of the 1984 United States presidential election. Voters chose ten representatives, or electors to the Electoral College, who voted for President and Vice President.

Maryland was won by incumbent President Ronald Reagan (R-California), with 52.51% of the popular vote, over former Vice President Walter Mondale (D-Minnesota) with 47.02% of the popular vote, a decisive 5.49% margin.[1] Reagan ultimately won the national vote, defeating Mondale.[2]

Results[edit]

United States presidential election in Maryland, 1984[1]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage Electoral votes
Republican Ronald Reagan 879,918 52.51% 10
Democratic Walter Mondale 787,935 47.02% 0
Libertarian David Bergland 5,721 0.34% 0
Communist Gus Hall 898 0.05% 0
Workers World Larry Holmes 745 0.04% 0
New Alliance Dennis L. Serrette 656 0.04% 0
Totals 1,675,873 100.0% 10

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "1984 Presidential General Election Results - Maryland". U.S. Election Atlas. Retrieved 8 June 2012. 
  2. ^ "1984 Presidential General Election Results". U.S. Election Atlas. Retrieved 8 June 2012.