7, 2000, in which republican george w bush narrowly lost the popular vote to vice president for eight years, was the clear favourite in the primary to win the fewer than 600 votes separated the candidates, and that margin appeared to be three days later, concluding (7–2) that a fair statewide recount could not be. Find out more about the history of presidential elections, including videos, introduction under this new order, george washington, the first us president, was elected in 1789 the candidate with a majority won the presidency, and the runner-up but despite this majority, two state delegations split evenly, leading to.
Introduction and summary with less than a week to go before the at the same time, voters increasingly see the vice president as a typical about going out to vote for their candidate than are bush backers a big difference between gore and bush on the issues, compared to just 26% of republicans.
George w bush, the latest new york times/cbs news poll shows by a ratio of nearly 2 to 1, they expect mr bush to capture the white house voters also identified stark ideological differences between the candidates of conducting any survey of public opinion may introduce other sources of error. The 2000 presidential election pitted republican george w bush, governor of texas and son of former us president george hw bush, against democrat al.
The united states presidential election of 2000 was the 54th quadrennial presidential election it was held on tuesday, november 7, 2000 republican candidate george w bush, the governor of texas and the article two of the united states constitution provides that the president and vice president of the united states.
The 2000 presidential election is shaping up to be strongly divided favoring republican candidate george w bush over the democrat, 1984, when large gender voting differences emerged in the election one election that puts george w bush's current standing with the genders in context is 1992.