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President Elect
1908

Overview1908 : OVERVIEW | ELECTORAL MAP | BACKGROUND
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BLU William Howard
TAFT
James Schoolcraft Sherman
Party: REPUBLICAN
Home State:
.PR:
OH; VP: NY
Electoral Votes: 321
Pop. Vote: 7,678,908 (51.6%)
RED William Jennings
BRYAN
John Worth Kern
Party: DEMOCRATIC
Home State:
.PR:
NE; VP: IN
Electoral Votes: 162
Pop. Vote: 6,409,104 (43.0%)
YEL Eugene Victor
DEBS
Benjamin Hanford
Party: SOCIALIST
Home State:
.PR:
IN; VP: NY
Electoral Votes: 0 Pop. Vote: 420,793 (2.8%)
GRN Eugene Wilder
CHAFLIN
Aaron Sherman Watkins
Party: PROHIBITION
Home State:
.PR:
IL; VP: OH
Electoral Votes: 0
Pop. Vote: 253,840 (1.7%)
PUR Other Candidates
Independence, People's, Socialist Labor, etc.
Party: SEVERAL
Electoral Votes: 0
Pop. Vote: 126,393 (0.8%)
Total electoral votes - 483 (from 46 states)
Majority needed to win - 242
Total popular vote - 14,889,038

Electoral Map1908 : OVERVIEW | ELECTORAL MAP | BACKGROUND
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Electoral College 1908

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Other Candidates1908 : OVERVIEW | ELECTORAL MAP | BACKGROUND
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Candidate Party Votes
Thomas Louis Hisgen (MA) /
John Temple Graves (GA)
Independence 82,872
Thomas Edward Watson (GA) /
Samuel Williams (IN)
People's (aka Populist) 29,100
August Gillhaus (NY) /
Donald L. Munro (VA)
Socialist Labor 14,021
Daniel Braxton Turney (IL) /
Lorenzo S. Coffin (IA)
United Christian 400

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