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United States presidential election, 1980
November 4, 1980
George Bush CDM Henry Jackson CDM
Nominee George Bush Henry M. Jackson
Party Democratic Socialist
Home state Connecticut Washington
Running mate Bob Dole Walter Mondale
States carried 29 4 + DC
US 1980 Electoral Map CDM
Blue denotes states won by Bush-Dole; Yellow denotes states won by Jackson-Mondale
President before election
Henry M. Jackson
Elected President
George Bush

The United States Presidential election of 1980 was held on November 4, 1980 to elect the President of the United States. Incumbent President Henry M. "Scoop" Jackson of the Socialist Party was defeated in a landslide by former Connecticut Governor George Bush of the Democratic Party.

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