2004 Presidential Election

2004 Electoral College Results

Ticket to Joint Session of Congress to Count Electoral Vote

Election 2004
President George W. Bush [R]
Main Opponent John F. Kerry [D]
Electoral Vote Winner:   286 Main Opponent:   251 Total/Majority:   538/270
Popular Vote Winner:   60,693,281 Main Opponent:  57,355,978
Votes for Others John Edwards (1)
Vice President Richard B. Cheney (286)
V.P. Opponent:   John Edwards (252)
Notes One Minnesota elector voted for John Edwards for both President and Vice President. During the counting of the vote in Congress, Rep. Stephanie Tubbs Jones (D-Ohio) and Sen. Barabara Boxer (D-Calif.) raised objections to the Ohio Certificate of Vote alleging that the votes were not regularly given. Both houses voted to override the objection, 74 to 1 in the Senate and 267 to 31 in the House of Representatives.