Electoral College

2000 Electoral College Results

President George W. Bush [R]
Main Opponent Albert Gore, Jr. [D]
Electoral Vote Winner:   271 Main Opponent:   266 Total/Majority:   538/270
Vice President Richard B. Cheney (271)
V.P. Opponent:   Joseph Lieberman (266)
Notes George W. Bush received fewer popular votes than Albert Gore Jr., but received a majority of electoral votes. One electoral vote was not cast.

 

Electoral College Votes by State

State Electoral Vote of each State For President For Vice-President
George W. Bush, of Texas Albert Gore, Jr., of Tennessee Richard B. Cheney, of Wyoming Joseph Lieberman, of Connecticut
Alabama 9 9 - 9 -
Alaska 3 3 - 3 -
Arizona 8 8 - 8 -
Arkansas 6 6 - 6 -
California 54 - 54 - 54
Colorado 8 8 - 8 -
Connecticut 8 - 8 - 8
Delaware 3 - 3 - 3
District of Columbia 3 - 2 - 2
Florida 25 25 - 25 -
Georgia 13 13 - 13 -
Hawaii 4 - 4 - 4
Idaho 4 4 - 4 -
Illinois 22 - 22 - 22
Indiana 12 12 - 12 -
Iowa 7 - 7 - 7
Kansas 6 6 - 6 -
Kentucky 8 8 - 8 -
Louisiana 9 9 - 9 -
Maine 4 - 4 - 4
Maryland 10 - 10 - 10
Massachusetts 12 - 12 - 12
Michigan 18 - 18 - 18
Minnesota 10 - 10 - 10
Mississippi 7 7 - 7 -
Missouri 11 11 - 11 -
Montana 3 3 - 3 -
Nebraska 5 5 - 5 -
Nevada 4 4 - 4 -
New Hampshire 4 4 - 4 -
New Jersey 15 - 15 - 15
New Mexico 5 - 5 - 5
New York 33 - 33 - 33
North Carolina 14 14 - 14 -
North Dakota 3 3 - 3 -
Ohio 21 21 - 21 -
Oklahoma 8 8 - 8 -
Oregon 7 - 7 - 7
Pennsylvania 23 - 23 - 23
Rhode Island 4 - 4 - 4
South Carolina 8 8 - 8 -
South Dakota 3 3 - 3 -
Tennessee 11 11 - 11 -
Texas 32 32 - 32 -
Utah 5 5 - 5 -
Vermont 3 - 3 - 3
Virginia 13 13 - 13 -
Washington 11 - 11 - 11
West Virginia 5 5 - 5 -
Wisconsin 11 - 11 - 11
Wyoming 3 3 - 3 -
Total 538 271 266 271 266
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