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United States presidential election, 2000
November 7, 2000
Turnout 54.2%
413px-John F. Kerry Lamar Alexander official portrait
Nominee John Kerry Lamar Alexander
Party Democratic Republican
Home state Massachusetts Tennessee
Running mate Bill Bradley Bob Graham
Electoral vote 271 266
States carried 30 20+DC
Percentage 48.4% 47.9%

The United States presidential election of 2000 was the 54th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 7, 2000. John Kerry, the Democratic nominee, defeated incumbent Lamar Alexander, the Republican nominee.