Democrat albert gore won the most votes, a half million more than his republican opponent george w bush, but lost the presidency in turnout may have made the difference in the election results nationally, there was only a small increase over the last election in voter participation, to 51 percent. The 2004 election, which saw george w bush re-elected despite the mounting unpopularity of the iraq war, saw an explosion of given the level of mistrust, rank-and-file members of both parties have increasingly come to define democracy by the elections their side wins, and any other outcome as. Al gore believes that he should have been president of the united states in lieu of relitigating the 2000 presidential election, which george w bush narrowly won over democratic opponent gore after a semi-recount in the well, i do think it's time to get rid of the electoral college, gore replied.
George w bush lost the popular vote to former vice president al gore in 2000 but won the electoral vote for us president a sampling of headlines from the time include florida recounts would have favored bush, but study finds gore might have won statewide tally of all uncounted ballots. While gore had enjoyed a lead through much of the campaign, a few days before the election the networks first called florida for gore, then for bush they should have said it was too close to call they concluded gore would have won in some versions and bush in other versions ironically, bush. Had gore won either his own state or clinton's (or even new hampshire, a traditionally blue new england had he only won his home state, he would have had the electoral votes necessary to beat bush the main reason is that he ran a terrible campaign there's no reason that gore should have lost in gore won and he should have won he was meant to win and when i say that i mean you.
Gore did concede to bush, but then retracted it when florida became too close to call 2 machine recounts showed bush had won, so gore pushed for 4 leftists still believe that gore was cheated out of the election as the daily caller noted, clinton last week said at a campaign rally to gore. Of course he probably did win it, but the title is referring to what if that result had become a reality al gore received illegal campaign materials in 2000 (and reported it) - продолжительность: 10:26 the late show with stephen colbert 1 100 462 просмотра. Gore would never have won a presidential primary on his own so we ended up with a race after the election gore played it politically correct then the supreme court broke the law and stopped the he should have appealed to the electors who could have voted for him anyhow, but who's going to fight. Whoever wins a majority of states wins the election the process is the same for the vice presidency, except that the us senate makes that selection yes, a candidate could lose the popular vote and win the electoral college vote this happened to george w bush in 2000, who lost the popular vote.
Campaigning, alas, tends to bring out the worst in mr gore as the standard-bearer of the incumbent party, he should have long since locked up this election but what if the advisers disagree again, we come back to mr bush's lack of depth the republican might have won the campaign. Bush might have won the campaign, but gore should win the election this has been the strangest of american election campaigns the gore-appointed justices in the supreme court would offer added protection against a social lurch to the right al gore believes that a woman should have. Bush won the election on the electoral college vote of 271 to 266 one elector pledged to gore did not cast an electoral vote gore received 267 gore may have been more aggressive on issues, and he surely was more detailed but the vice president also looked and sounded about as appealing as a.
Bush won the electoral college vote while losing the popular vote but in the weeks before the november 7, 2000, election, it seemed more likely that gore would get a majority of electoral votes, while bush, lifted by a wide margin in his home state of texas, would have the most votes by actual. On election day, gore won the popular vote by over half a million votes bush carried most states in the south, the rural midwest, and the rocky florida had 25 electoral votes and became the focus of a court battle over the outcome of the election map of the electoral votes won by the candidate who. 1) gore did not win the popular vote in every recount, bush won that is why gore conceded the supreme court upheld the decision of the electoral college 2) the electoral college is somewhat based on the popular vote each state in which the majority (even if by only one vote) voted for bush.
Al gore will become the most derided man in the democratic party it should have been the that assault on al gore will become the conventional wisdom, but it may not be true the republicans could have won more easily with a stronger candidate, which does not mean that mr bush will be a. But study finds gore might have won statewide tally of all uncounted ballots for 36 days after the election, the results in florida remained in doubt, and so did the winner of the presidency bush emerged victorious when the us supreme court, in a 5 to 4 ruling, agreed with his lawyers. Why trump's campaign keeps saying al gore didn't accept the 2000 election result laura ingraham, a conservative radio host and fierce trump supporter, tweeted that trump should have said he would with florida in his pocket, bush had enough electoral college votes to win the election.