‹ 2004 Flag of the United States 2012 › ›
United States presidential election, 2008
November 4, 2008
Rudy Giuliani
Official portrait of Barack Obama
Nominee Rudy Giuliani Barrack Obama
Party Republican Democratic
Home state New York Ilinois
Running mate Mitt Romney Joe Biden
Electoral vote 279 259
States carried 30 20 + D.C
Popular vote 37,344,122 35,188,772
Percentage 49.5% 48.6%
US Electoral College 2008 President Paul
Presidential election results map. Red denotes states won by Giuliani/Romney (30), Blue denotes those won by Obama/Biden (20+D.C.).
President before election
George W. Bush
Elected President
Rudy Giuliani