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Jan 06, 2021 · Live 2020 Presidential election results and maps by state. POLITICO's coverage of 2020 races for President, Senate, House, Governors and Key Ballot Measures.
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Nov 06, 2020 · Presidential Election 2020: Joe Biden elected 46th President of the US. Current Electoral College votes per candidate (270 to win): Joe Biden: 290 Donald Trump: 214 - A host of media outlets have ...
Winning the national popular vote doesn’t matter, as we saw most recently in the 2000 and 2016 presidential elections where the winner of the popular vote actually lost the election. That’s led to many efforts to reform the Electoral College over the years. There is actually one way to win the presidency without getting 270 electoral votes.
Dec 07, 2020 · Winning the popular vote, however, does not secure the election — in 2016, Hillary Clinton won the popular vote by nearly 3 million votes but still lost the election to Mr. Trump.
In 2000, when Al Gore won the popular vote by about 550,000 votes but Mr. Bush won the Electoral College, such a split hadn’t happened in more than a century.
Prior to the election of 1824, most states did not have a popular vote. In the election of 1824, only 18 of the 24 states held a popular vote, but by the election of 1828, 22 of the 24 states held a popular vote. Minor candidates are excluded if they received fewer than 100,000 votes, or less than .1% of the vote in their election year.
Presidential Candidate Vice Presidential Candidate Political Party Popular Vote Electoral Vote; Barack H. Obama: Joseph R. Biden, Jr. Democratic: 69,499,428