United States presidential election in Montana, 1988

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United States presidential election in Montana, 1988
1984 ←
November 8, 1988 (1988-11-08) → 1992

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Nominee George H.W. Bush Michael Dukakis
Party Republican Democratic
Home state Texas Massachusetts
Running mate Dan Quayle Lloyd Bentsen
Electoral vote 4 0
Popular vote 190,412 168,936
Percentage 52.07% 46.20%


County results

President before election

Ronald Reagan

Elected President

George H. W. Bush

The 1988 United States presidential election in Montana took place on November 8, 1988 throughout all 50 states and D.C., which was part of the 1988 United States presidential election. Voters chose 25 representatives, or electors to the Electoral College, who voted for President and Vice President.

Montana voted for the Republican nominee, Vice President George H. W. Bush, over the Democratic nominee, Massachusetts governor Michael Dukakis. Bush won by a margin of 5.87%.


United States presidential[1]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage Electoral votes
Republican George H. W. Bush 190,412 52.07% 4
Democratic Michael Dukakis 168,936 46.20% 0
Libertarian Ron Paul 5.047 1.38% 0
New Alliance Lenora Fulani 1,279 0.35% 0