1932 United States presidential election in Oregon

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1932 United States presidential election in Oregon

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All 5 Oregon votes to the Electoral College
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Nominee Franklin D. Roosevelt Herbert Hoover
Party Democratic Republican
Home state New York California
Running mate John Nance Garner Charles Curtis
Electoral vote 5 0
Popular vote 213,871 136,019
Percentage 58.0% 36.9%

President before election

Herbert Hoover
Republican

Elected President

Franklin D. Roosevelt
Democratic

The 1932 United States presidential election in Oregon took place on November 8, 1932, as part of the 1932 United States presidential election. Oregon voters chose five[2] representatives, or electors, to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.

Oregon was won by Governor Franklin D. Roosevelt (DNew York), running with Speaker John Nance Garner, with 57.99% of the popular vote, against incumbent President Herbert Hoover (RCalifornia), running with Vice President Charles Curtis, with 36.88% of the popular vote.[3]

Results[edit]

1932 United States presidential election in Oregon
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Franklin D. Roosevelt 213,871 57.99%
Republican Herbert Hoover (inc.) 136,019 36.88%
Socialist Norman Thomas 15,450 4.19%
Socialist Labor Verne L. Reynolds 1,730 0.47%
Communist William Z. Foster 1,681 0.46%
Write-in 57 0.02%
Total votes 368,808 100%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "United States Presidential election of 1932 - Encyclopædia Britannica". Retrieved January 30, 2019.
  2. ^ "1932 Election for the Thirty-seventh Term (1933-37)". Retrieved January 30, 2019.
  3. ^ "1932 Presidential General Election Results - Oregon". Retrieved January 30, 2019.