1932 United States presidential election in Alabama

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1932 United States presidential election in Alabama

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All 11 Alabama 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 11 0
Popular vote 207,910 34,675
Percentage 84.7% 14.1%

President before election

Herbert Hoover
Republican

Elected President

Franklin D. Roosevelt
Democratic

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

Alabama was won by Governor Franklin D. Roosevelt (DNew York), running with Speaker John Nance Garner, with 84.74% of the popular vote, against incumbent President Herbert Hoover (RCalifornia), running with Vice President Charles Curtis, with 14.13% of the popular vote.[3][4]

Results[edit]

1932 United States presidential election in Alabama
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Franklin D. Roosevelt 207,910 84.74%
Republican Herbert Hoover (inc.) 34,675 14.13%
Socialist Norman Thomas 2,030 0.83%
Communist William Z. Foster 726 0.30%
Prohibition William David Upshaw 13 0.01%
Total votes 245,354 100%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "United States Presidential election of 1932 - Encyclopædia Britannica". Retrieved January 16, 2019.
  2. ^ "1932 Election for the Thirty-seventh Term (1933-37)". Retrieved January 16, 2019.
  3. ^ "1932 Presidential General Election Results - Alabama". Retrieved January 16, 2019.
  4. ^ "The American Presidency Project - Election of 1932". Retrieved January 16, 2019.