United States presidential election in Montana, 1944

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United States presidential election in Montana, 1944
← 1940 November 7, 1944 (1944-11-07) 1948 →
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Nominee Franklin D. Roosevelt Thomas E. Dewey
Party Democratic Republican
Home state New York New York
Running mate Harry S. Truman John W. Bricker
Electoral vote 4 0
Popular vote 112,556 93,163
Percentage 54.3% 44.9%

County results

President before election

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Elected President

Franklin D. Roosevelt

The 1944 United States presidential election in Montana took place on November 7, 1944 throughout the continuous 48 states. Voters chose 4 representatives, or electors to the Electoral College, who voted for President and Vice President.

Montana voted to give Democratic nominee, President Franklin D. Roosevelt a record fourth term, over the Republican nominee, New York Governor Thomas E. Dewey. Roosevelt won Montana by a large margin of 9.35%.


United States presidential [1]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage Electoral votes
Democratic Franklin D. Roosevelt (incumbent) 112,556 54.28% 4
Republican Thomas E. Dewey 93,163 44.93% 0
Socialist Norman Thomas 1,296 0.63% 0
Prohibition Claude Watson 340 0.16% 0