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United States presidential election in Pennsylvania, 1984

United States presidential election in Pennsylvania, 1984

November 6, 1984

 
Nominee Ronald Reagan Walter Mondale
Party Republican Democratic
Home state California Minnesota
Running mate George H. W. Bush Geraldine Ferraro
Electoral vote 25 0
Popular vote 2,584,323 2,228,131
Percentage 53.34% 45.99%

County results

The 1984 United States presidential election in Pennsylvania took place on November 6, 1984 throughout all 50 states and D.C., which was part of the 1984 United States presidential election. Voters chose 25 representatives, or electors to the Electoral College, who voted for President and Vice President.

Pennsylvania voted for the Republican nominee, President Ronald Reagan, over the Democratic nominee, former Vice President Walter Mondale. Reagan won Pennsylvania by a margin of 7.35%.

Reagan won the state by sweeping rural central Pennsylvania and performing well in the traditionally Republican suburbs of southeastern Pennsylvania, but the race was kept within single digits by Mondale's strong showing in traditionally Democratic Western Pennsylvania, along with decisive double-digit wins in the cities of Pittsburgh and Philadelphia.

Results

United States presidential [1]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage Electoral votes
Republican Ronald Reagan 2,584,323 53.34% 25
Democratic Walter Mondale 2,228,131 45.99% 0
Consumer Sonia Johnson 21,628 0.45% 0
Libertarian David Bergland 6,982 0.14% 0
Workers' League Edward Winn 2,059 0.04% 0
Communist Gus Hall 1,780 0.04% 0

References

  1. ^ http://uselectionatlas.org/RESULTS/index.html

See also

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