United States presidential election in Wisconsin, 1992

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United States presidential election in Wisconsin, 1992

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Nominee Bill Clinton George H.W. Bush Ross Perot
Party Democratic Republican Independent
Home state Arkansas Texas Texas
Running mate Al Gore Dan Quayle James Stockdale
Electoral vote 11 0 0
Popular vote 1,041,066 930,855 544,479
Percentage 41.13% 36.78% 21.51%

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County Results
  Clinton—60-70%
  Clinton—50-60%
  Clinton—40-50%
  Bush—40-50%
  Bush—50-60%
  Bush—60-70%

President before election

George H. W. Bush
Republican

Elected President

Bill Clinton
Democratic

The 1992 United States presidential election in Wisconsin took place on November 3, 1992, as part of the 1992 United States presidential election. Voters chose eleven representatives, or electors to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.

Wisconsin was won by Governor Bill Clinton (D-Arkansas) with 41.13% of the popular vote over incumbent President George H.W. Bush (R-Texas) with 36.78%. Businessman Ross Perot (I-Texas) finished in third, with 21.51% of the popular vote.[1] Clinton ultimately won the national vote, defeating incumbent President Bush.[2] As of the 2016 presidential election, this is the last election in which Florence County voted for the Democratic candidate.

Results[edit]

United States presidential election in Wisconsin, 1992[1]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage Electoral votes
Democratic William Jefferson Clinton 1,041,066 41.13% 11
Republican George Herbert Walker Bush 930,855 36.78% 0
Independent Henry Ross Perot 544,479 21.51% 0
Libertarian Andre Verne Marrou 2,877 0.11% 0
America First James "Bo" Gritz 2,311 0.09% 0
Peace and Freedom Ronald Daniels 1,833 0.07% 0
Taxpayers’ Howard Phillips 1,772 0.07% 0
Independent J. Quinn Brisben 1,211 0.05% 0
Natural Law Dr. John Hagelin 1,070 0.04% 0
Other write-ins 961 0.04% 0
New Alliance Party Lenora Fulani 654 0.03% 0
Democrats for Economic Recovery Lyndon LaRouche 633 0.02% 0
Independent Jack Herer 547 0.02% 0
Socialist Workers Party James Warren 390 0.02% 0
Independent Roland Hem (write-in) 405 0.02% 0
Totals 2,531,114 100.0% 11

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "1992 Presidential General Election Results - Wisconsin". U.S. Election Atlas. Retrieved 11 June 2012. 
  2. ^ "1992 Presidential General Election Results". U.S. Election Atlas. Retrieved 11 June 2012.