1976 United States presidential election in the District of Columbia

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United States presidential election in the District of Columbia, 1976

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Nominee Jimmy Carter Gerald Ford
Party Democratic Republican
Home state Georgia Michigan
Running mate Walter Mondale Bob Dole
Electoral vote 3 0
Popular vote 137,818 27,873
Percentage 81.6% 16.5%

President before election

Gerald Ford
Republican

Elected President

Jimmy Carter
Democratic

The United States presidential election in the District of Columbia, 1976 took place in order to select the District of Columbia's 3 electoral votes for President of the United States. Democrat Jimmy Carter won the District by an overwhelming margin.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1976 Presidential General Election Results - District of Columbia". U.S. Election Atlas. David Leip. Retrieved 2016-11-30.