United States presidential election in Wisconsin, 2000

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United States presidential election in Wisconsin, 2000
Wisconsin
1996 ←
November 7, 2000
→ 2004

  Al Gore, Vice President of the United States, official portrait 1994.jpg George-W-Bush.jpeg
Nominee Al Gore George W. Bush
Party Democratic Republican
Home state Tennessee Texas
Running mate Joe Lieberman Dick Cheney
Electoral vote 11 0
Popular vote 1,242,987 1,237,279
Percentage 47.83% 47.61%

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County Results
  Gore—70-80%
  Gore—60-70%
  Gore—50-60%
  Gore—<50%
  Bush—<50%
  Bush—50-60%
  Bush—60-70%

President before election

Bill Clinton
Democratic

Elected President

George W. Bush
Republican

The 2000 United States presidential election in Wisconsin took place on November 7, 2000 throughout all 50 states and D.C., which was part of the 2000 United States presidential election. Voters chose 11 representatives, or electors to the Electoral College, who voted for President and Vice President.

Wisconsin was won by Vice President Al Gore by a slim 0.22% margin of victory, a mere difference of 5,708 votes.

Electors[edit]

The electors of each state and the District of Columbia met on December 18, 2000[1] to cast their votes for President and Vice President. The Electoral College itself never meets as one body. Instead the electors from each state and the District of Columbia met in their respective capitols.

The following were the members of the Electoral College from the state. All were pledged to and voted for Al Gore and Joe Lieberman:[2]

  1. Alice Clausing
  2. Pedro Colon
  3. Paulette Copeland
  4. Reynolds Honold
  5. Joan Kaeding
  6. Mark McQuate
  7. Ruth Miner-Kessel
  8. Christine Sinicki
  9. Tim Sullivan
  10. Angela Sutkiewicz
  11. Charlie Wolden

Results[edit]

United States presidential election in Wisconsin, 2000[3]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage Electoral votes
Democratic Al Gore 1,242,987 47.83% 11
Republican George W. Bush 1,237,279 47.61% 0
Green Ralph Nader 94,070 3.62% 0
Independent Pat Buchanan 11,471 0.44% 0
Libertarian Harry Browne 6,640 0.26% 0

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