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United States presidential election, 2012
November 6, 2012
Chairman Ed Royce Portrait (Crop) Ed Whitfield Official Photo
Nominee Davis Gilchrest George W. Mann
Party Democratic Republican
Home state Illinois California
Running mate Colin Camp Evelyn Phifer
Electoral vote 315 223
States carried 26 + D.C. 24
Popular vote 67,392,044 62,737,458
Percentage 50.8% 47.3%
2012 US Presidential Election (This is the Dream)
Presidential election results map. Blue denotes states won by Gilchrest/Camp, Red denotes states won by Mann/Phifer. Numbers indicate the number of electoral votes allotted to each state.
President before election
Karen Northup
Elected President
Davis Gilchrest
The United States presidential election of 2012 was the 57th quadrennial presidential election. It was held on Tuesday, November 6, 2012. The Democratic nominee, Senator Davis Gilchrest of Illinois and his running mate Governor Colin Camp of Arkansas, defeated incumbent Vice President George W. Mann of California and his running mate, Senator Evelyn Phifer of New York.