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ELECTION INFORMATION

Parent Race

US President - Popular Vote

Container

President

Race Type

General Election

Filing Deadline

1/1/2008 12:00 pm

Polls Open

11/4/2008 6:00 am

Polls Close

11/4/2008 11:00 pm

Term Starts

1/20/2009 12:00 pm

Term Ends

1/20/2013 12:00 pm

Database Record

Posted 2/27/2005, Updated 7/8/2012

Table

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PREVIOUS ELECTION

Election date

11/2/2004

Term

2005-2009

Winner

John Kerry

Party

Democratic

Votes

4,314,280

Percent

58.37%


NEXT ELECTION

Election date

11/6/2012

Term

2013-2017

Winner

Barack Obama

Party

Democratic *

Votes

4,485,741

Percent

63.35%


PRIMARIES

2/5/2008

NY US President - D Primary

Hillary Rodham Clinton

2/5/2008

NY US President - R Primary

John McCain

9/21/2008

NY US President - IDP Nomination

John McCain


NARRATIVE

McCain: REP (2,418,323 votes), IDP (163,973 votes), CON (170,475) votes) Obama: DEM (4,645,332) and WFP (159,613) votes)


DEBATES

EVENTS

NEWS

Date

Category

Headline

9/9/2008 3:00 pm

News

Koch backs Obama, calls Palin 'scary'

6/1/2008 3:10 pm

News

McCain Meets with State Chair of N.Y. Independence Party


MAP OF THIS ELECTION

 


CERTIFIED RESULTS OF THIS ELECTION

Sen. Barack Obama
(Democratic)
Announced 11/30/2007


 

Democratic

4,645,332

 
 

Working Families

159,613

 

4,804,945
62.88%

Sen. John McCain
(Republican)
Announced 11/30/2007


 

Republican

2,418,323

 
 

Conservative

170,475

 
 

Independence

163,973

 

2,752,771
36.03%

 

Ralph Nader
(Populist)
Announced 11/30/2007

41,249
0.54%

 

 

Rep. Bob Barr
(Libertarian)
Announced 11/30/2007

19,596
0.26%

 

 

Rep. Cynthia McKinney
(Green)
Announced 11/30/2007

12,801
0.17%

 

 

RĂ³ger Calero
(Socialist Workers)
Announced 11/30/2007

3,615
0.05%

 

Write-In
(Nonpartisan) (wi)

3,613
0.05%

 

 

Gloria E. La Riva
(Socialism and Liberation)
Announced 11/30/2007

1,639
0.02%

 

 

Chuck Baldwin
(Constitution) (wi)

634
0.01%

 

Assistant Secretary Alan Keyes
(America's Independent) (wi)

35
0.00%

 

 

Jerome "Jerry" White
(Socialist Equality) (wi)

18
0.00%

 

 

Brian P. Moore
(Socialist) (wi)

10
0.00%

 

 

Lanakila Washington
(Independent) (wi)

3
0.00%

 

 

Jonathan E. Allen
(Heartquake 08) (wi)

1
0.00%

 

 

Michael Skok
(Independent) (wi)

1
0.00%

 

Source for election returns: New York State Red Book


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