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United States presidential election, 2008
November 4, 2008
MP Candice Bergen Richard Riley (Crop)
Nominee Karen Northup Mahlon Barton
Party Republican Democratic
Home state Wisconsin Florida
Running mate George W. Mann Christine Bouchard
Electoral vote 334 204
States carried 34 16 + D.C.
Popular vote 63,255,229 58,010,635
Percentage 51.4% 47.1%
2008 US Presidential Election (This is the Dream)
Presidential election results map. Red denotes states won by Northup/Mann, Blue denotes states won by Barton/Bouchard. Numbers indicate the number of electoral votes allotted to each state.
President before election
Karen Northup
Elected President
Karen Northup
The United States presidential election of 2008 was the 56th quadrennial presidential election. It was held on Tuesday, November 5, 2008. The Republican Party nominee, incumbent President Karen Northup and running mate Vice President George W. Mann, defeated the Democratic Party nominee, Congressman Mahlon Barton of Florida and his running mate, Congresswoman Christine Bouchard of New Hampshire.