United States presidential election in Rhode Island, 1992

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United States presidential election in Rhode Island, 1992
Rhode Island
1988 ←
November 3, 1992 → 1996

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Nominee Bill Clinton George H.W. Bush Ross Perot
Party Democratic Republican Independent
Home state Arkansas Texas Texas
Running mate Al Gore Dan Quayle James Stockdale
Electoral vote 4 0 0
Popular vote 213,299 131,601 105,045
Percentage 47.04% 29.02% 23.16%

Rhode Island Presidential Election Results by County, 1992.svg

County Results
  Clinton—40-50%

President before election

George H. W. Bush
Republican

Elected President

Bill Clinton
Democratic

The 1992 United States presidential election in Rhode Island took place on November 3, 1992, as part of the 1992 United States presidential election. Voters chose four representatives, or electors to the Electoral College, who voted for President and Vice President.

Rhode Island was won by Governor Bill Clinton (D-Arkansas) with 47.04% of the popular vote over incumbent President George H.W. Bush (R-Texas) with 29.02%. Businessman Ross Perot (I-Texas) finished in third with 23.16% of the popular vote.[1] Clinton ultimately won the national vote, defeating incumbent President Bush.[2]

Results[edit]

United States presidential election in Rhode Island, 1992[1]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage Electoral votes
Democratic Bill Clinton 213,299 47.04% 4
Republican George H.W. Bush (incumbent) 131,601 29.02% 0
Independent Ross Perot 105,045 23.16% 0
New Alliance Lenora Fulani 1,878 0.41% 0
Libertarian Andre Marrou 571 0.13% 0
Ind. For LaRouche Lyndon LaRouche 494 0.11% 0
Natural Law John Hagelin 262 0.06% 0
U.S. Taxpayers' Howard Phillips 215 0.05% 0
Write-in James Bo Gritz 3 0.00% 0
Write-in J. Quinn Brisben 2 0.00% 0
Write-in Ronald Daniels 1 0.00% 0
N/A Write-ins 106 0.02% 0
Totals 453,477 100.0% 4

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "1992 Presidential General Election Results - Rhode Island". U.S. Election Atlas. Retrieved 9 June 2012. 
  2. ^ "1992 Presidential General Election Results". U.S. Election Atlas. Retrieved 9 June 2012.